NYSE:ARCH - Arch Coal Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $79.57 +0.46 (+0.58 %) (As of 07/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$79.11Today's Range$78.63 - $80.1852-Week Range$68.95 - $102.61Volume129,200 shsAverage Volume340,976 shsMarket Capitalization$1.66 billionP/E Ratio6.96Dividend Yield1.99%Beta0.07 Company ProfileFinancialsAnalyst RatingsDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial MediaChart 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. Receive ARCH News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for ARCH and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Bituminous coal & lignite - surface mining Sub-IndustryCoal & Consumable Fuels SectorBasic Materials SymbolNYSE:ARCH CUSIP03938010 Webwww.archcoal.com Phone314-994-2700 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.45 Current Ratio2.89 Quick Ratio2.41 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio6.96 Forward P/E Ratio8.40 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$2.32 billion Price / Sales0.71 Cash Flow$21.9201 per share Price / Cash3.63 Book Value$30.36 per share Price / Book2.62 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$11.36 Net Income$238.45 million Net Margins10.73% Return on Equity39.10% Return on Assets13.26% Miscellaneous Employees3,790 Outstanding Shares20,610,000Market Cap$1,657.23 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 Friday, April 27th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 31st will be given a dividend of $0.40 per share on Friday, June 15th. This represents a $1.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.01%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, May 30th. View Arch Coal's Dividend History. How were Arch Coal's earnings last quarter? Arch Coal Inc (NYSE:ARCH) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 26th. The energy company reported $2.95 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $4.30 by $1.35. The energy company earned $575.30 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $594.04 million. Arch Coal had a return on equity of 39.10% and a net margin of 10.73%. The company's revenue was down 4.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $2.55 earnings per share. 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 Tuesday, July, 31st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Arch Coal. What price target have analysts set for ARCH? 8 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Arch Coal's stock. Their predictions range from $83.00 to $120.00. On average, they anticipate Arch Coal's stock price to reach $98.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 24.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Arch Coal. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Arch Coal? 8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Arch Coal in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." 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), Alliance Holdings GP (AHGP), Contura Energy (CNTE), Natural Resource Partners (NRP), Cloud Peak Energy (CLD), Rhino Resource Partners (RHNO), Westmoreland Coal (WLB), Westmoreland Resource Partners (WMLP) and Puda Coal (PUDA). Who are Arch Coal's key executives? Arch Coal's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. John W. Eaves, CEO & Director (Age 60)Mr. Paul A. Lang, Pres & COO (Age 57)Mr. John T. Drexler, CFO, SVP and Treasurer (Age 48)Mr. Robert G. Jones, Sr. VP of Law, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 61)Mr. Kenneth D. Cochran, Sr. VP of Operations (Age 57) Has Arch Coal been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about ARCH stock has trended positive on Friday, Accern reports. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Arch Coal earned a news sentiment score of 0.37 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the energy company an impact score of 46.69 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. Who are Arch Coal's major shareholders? Arch Coal's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Bank of Montreal Can (0.12%) and James Investment Research Inc. (0.12%). 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 major investors are selling Arch Coal stock? ARCH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can. Company insiders that have sold Arch Coal company stock in the last year include James N Chapman and Monarch Alternative Capital Lp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Arch Coal. Which major investors are buying Arch Coal stock? ARCH stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including James Investment Research Inc.. 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 $79.57. How big of a company is Arch Coal? Arch Coal has a market capitalization of $1.66 billion and generates $2.32 billion in revenue each year. The energy company earns $238.45 million in net income (profit) each year or $11.36 on an earnings per share basis. Arch Coal employs 3,790 workers across the globe. 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: 355 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 419 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 774MarketBeat'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. 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