NYSE:ARCH - Arch Coal Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $91.71 +0.78 (+0.86 %) (As of 02/21/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$90.93Today's Range$89.82 - $91.7952-Week Range$75.09 - $102.61Volume348,686 shsAverage Volume273,017 shsMarket Capitalization$1.62 billionP/E Ratio6.05Dividend Yield1.76%Beta-0.02 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Arch Coal, Inc. produces and sells thermal and metallurgical coal from surface and underground mines. As of December 31, 2017, the company operated 9 active mines located in Wyoming, West Virginia, Kentucky, Virginia, Colorado, and Illinois. It also owned or controlled, primarily through long-term leases, approximately 28,292 acres of coal land in Ohio; 1,060 acres of coal land in Maryland; 10,108 acres of coal land in Virginia; 359,160 acres of coal land in West Virginia; 98,488 acres of coal land in Wyoming; 267,857 acres of coal land in Illinois; 34,446 acres of coal land in Kentucky; 9,840 acres of coal land in Montana; 21,802 acres of coal land in New Mexico; 358 acres of coal land in Pennsylvania; and 20,165 acres of coal land in Colorado, as well as owned or controlled through long-term leases smaller parcels of property in Alabama, Indiana, Washington, Arkansas, California, Utah, and Texas. The company sells its products to utility, industrial, and steel producers in the United States and internationally. Arch Coal, Inc. was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri. 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Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Bituminous coal & lignite - surface mining Sub-IndustryCoal & Consumable Fuels SectorBasic Materials Current SymbolNYSE:ARCH Previous Symbol CUSIP03938010 CIK1037676 Webwww.archcoal.com Phone314-994-2700Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.43 Current Ratio2.67 Quick Ratio2.29Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio6.05 Forward P/E Ratio6.51 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$2.45 billion Price / Sales0.66 Cash Flow$25.8338 per share Price / Cash Flow3.55 Book Value$39.85 per share Price / Book2.30Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$15.15 Net Income$312.57 million Net Margins12.75% Return on Equity47.94% Return on Assets16.70%Miscellaneous Employees3,790 Outstanding Shares17,689,000Market Cap$1.62 billion Next Earnings Date4/25/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Arch Coal (NYSE:ARCH) Frequently Asked Questions What is Arch Coal's stock symbol? Arch Coal trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ARCH." How often does Arch Coal pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Arch Coal? Arch Coal declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 14th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, March 5th will be paid a dividend of $0.45 per share on Friday, March 15th. This represents a $1.80 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.96%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, March 4th. This is an increase from Arch Coal's previous quarterly dividend of $0.40. View Arch Coal's Dividend History. How were Arch Coal's earnings last quarter? Arch Coal Inc (NYSE:ARCH) announced its earnings results on Thursday, February, 14th. The energy company reported $4.44 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $3.28 by $1.16. The energy company earned $650.96 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $570.69 million. Arch Coal had a return on equity of 47.94% and a net margin of 12.75%. The company's revenue was up 16.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $2.56 EPS. View Arch Coal's Earnings History. When is Arch Coal's next earnings date? Arch Coal is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 25th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Arch Coal. What price target have analysts set for ARCH? 6 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for Arch Coal's shares. Their forecasts range from $83.00 to $126.00. On average, they anticipate Arch Coal's stock price to reach $107.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 16.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Arch Coal. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Arch Coal? 6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Arch Coal in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Arch Coal. Has Arch Coal been receiving favorable news coverage? News stories about ARCH stock have trended positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Arch Coal earned a media sentiment score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the energy company a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. Who are some of Arch Coal's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Arch Coal include Yanzhou Coal Mining (YZCAY), Peabody Energy (BTU), Alliance Resource Partners (ARLP), Contura Energy (CNTE), Natural Resource Partners (NRP), Cloud Peak Energy (CLD), Rhino Resource Partners (RHNO), Alliance Holdings GP (AHGP), Puda Coal (PUDA), Westmoreland Coal (WLB) and Westmoreland Resource Partners (WMLP). What other stocks do shareholders of Arch Coal own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Arch Coal investors own include Peabody Energy (BTUUQ), Alpha Natural Resources (ANRZQ), General Electric (GE), Achillion Pharmaceuticals (ACHN), Home Depot (HD), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Intel (INTC), Bank of America (BAC), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and Chesapeake Energy (CHK). Who are Arch Coal's key executives? Arch Coal's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. John W. Eaves, CEO & Director (Age 61)Mr. Paul A. Lang, Pres & COO (Age 58)Mr. John T. Drexler, CFO & Sr. VP (Age 49)Mr. Robert G. Jones, Sr. VP of Law, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 62)Mr. John W. Lorson, VP & Chief Accounting Office Who are Arch Coal's major shareholders? Arch Coal's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.65%), Packer & Co Ltd (6.59%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.33%), MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd (2.80%), Northern Trust Corp (2.07%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.82%). Company insiders that own Arch Coal stock include James N Chapman, John A Ziegler, John W Eaves, Kenneth D Cochran, Monarch Alternative Capital Lp and Paul A Lang. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Arch Coal. Which institutional investors are selling Arch Coal stock? ARCH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC, Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., Barclays PLC, James Investment Research Inc., Northern Trust Corp, Van ECK Associates Corp and Mackenzie Financial Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Arch Coal. Which institutional investors are buying Arch Coal stock? ARCH stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Packer & Co Ltd, Anchor Bolt Capital LP, LSV Asset Management, Millennium Management LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., Hsbc Holdings PLC, Martingale Asset Management L P and Acadian Asset Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Arch Coal. How do I buy shares of Arch Coal? Shares of ARCH can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Arch Coal's stock price today? One share of ARCH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $91.71. How big of a company is Arch Coal? Arch Coal has a market capitalization of $1.62 billion and generates $2.45 billion in revenue each year. The energy company earns $312.57 million in net income (profit) each year or $15.15 on an earnings per share basis. Arch Coal employs 3,790 workers across the globe. What is Arch Coal's official website? The official website for Arch Coal is http://www.archcoal.com. How can I contact Arch Coal? Arch Coal's mailing address is One City Place Drive Suite 300, ST LOUIS MO, 63141. The energy company can be reached via phone at 314-994-2700. MarketBeat Community Rating for Arch Coal (NYSE ARCH)Community Ranking: 2.3 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 402 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 473 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 875MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Arch Coal and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ARCH will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ARCH will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 2/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the NASDAQ Stock Market?