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NYSE:ARCHArch Coal Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.64 (-2.26 %)
(As of 07/13/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $27.74
50-Day Range
MA: $31.86
52-Week Range
Now: $27.74
Volume254,100 shs
Average Volume400,830 shs
Market Capitalization$419.98 million
P/E Ratio3.64
Dividend Yield7.05%
Arch Coal, Inc. produces and sells thermal and metallurgical coal from surface and underground mines. As of December 31, 2018, the company operated nine active mines. 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; 10,195 acres of coal land in Virginia; 359,122 acres of coal land in West Virginia; 81,868 acres of coal land in Wyoming; 268,802 acres of coal land in Illinois; 33,527 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 19,146 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, steel producers, and other industrial facilities in the United States, Europe, Asia, Central and South America, and Africa. Arch Coal, Inc. was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.2Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 3.0Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.86 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Bituminous coal & lignite - surface mining
Sub-IndustryCoal & Consumable Fuels



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.29 billion
Cash Flow$21.34 per share
Book Value$42.58 per share


Net Income$233.80 million


Market Cap$419.98 million
Next Earnings Date7/22/2020 (Estimated)

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Arch Coal (NYSE:ARCH) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Arch Coal's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Arch Coal's stock was trading at $34.30 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, ARCH shares have decreased by 19.1% and is now trading at $27.74. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Arch Coal?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Arch Coal in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Arch Coal.

When is Arch Coal's next earnings date?

Arch Coal is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 22nd 2020. View our earnings forecast for Arch Coal.

How were Arch Coal's earnings last quarter?

Arch Coal Inc (NYSE:ARCH) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 23rd. The energy company reported ($1.67) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($1.12) by $0.55. The energy company earned $405.23 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $396.50 million. Arch Coal had a return on equity of 15.75% and a net margin of 6.33%. The company's revenue was down 27.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $3.91 EPS. View Arch Coal's earnings history.

How often does Arch Coal pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Arch Coal?

Arch Coal announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 6th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, March 3rd will be paid a dividend of $0.50 per share on Friday, March 13th. This represents a $2.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 7.21%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, March 2nd. This is an increase from Arch Coal's previous quarterly dividend of $0.45. View Arch Coal's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for ARCH?

6 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for Arch Coal's shares. Their forecasts range from $26.00 to $110.00. On average, they anticipate Arch Coal's share price to reach $64.83 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 133.7% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Arch Coal.

Has Arch Coal been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about ARCH stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Arch Coal earned a media sentiment score of 1.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the energy company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View the latest news about Arch Coal.

Are investors shorting Arch Coal?

Arch Coal saw a decrease in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 1,820,000 shares, a decrease of 6.7% from the June 15th total of 1,950,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 536,600 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.4 days. Approximately 12.2% of the shares of the company are sold short. View Arch Coal's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Arch Coal's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Arch Coal own?

Who are Arch Coal's key executives?

Arch Coal's management team includes the following 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. John A. Ziegler Jr., Sr. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Robert G. Jones, Sr. VP of Law, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 62)

What is Arch Coal's stock symbol?

Arch Coal trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ARCH."

Who are Arch Coal's major shareholders?

Arch Coal's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd (3.30%). Company insiders that own Arch Coal stock include Holly K Koeppel, John T Drexler, John W Eaves, Paul A Lang and Robert B Hamill. View institutional ownership trends 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 MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd. Company insiders that have bought Arch Coal stock in the last two years include Holly K Koeppel, and Robert B Hamill. View insider buying and selling activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Arch Coal's stock price today?

One share of ARCH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $27.74.

How big of a company is Arch Coal?

Arch Coal has a market capitalization of $419.98 million and generates $2.29 billion in revenue each year. The energy company earns $233.80 million in net income (profit) each year or $11.13 on an earnings per share basis. Arch Coal employs 3,700 workers across the globe.

What is Arch Coal's official website?

The official website for Arch Coal is 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.

This page was last updated on 7/14/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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