Arch Coal Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:ARCH)

+1.18 (+1.64 %)
(As of 09/24/2019 04:55 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $73.12
50-Day Range
MA: $76.75
52-Week Range
Now: $73.12
Volume216,722 shs
Average Volume251,222 shs
Market Capitalization$1.19 billion
P/E Ratio4.83
Dividend Yield2.50%
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

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



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.45 billion
Cash Flow$24.2924 per share
Book Value$37.49 per share


Net Income$312.57 million


Market Cap$1.19 billion
Next Earnings Date10/22/2019 (Estimated)

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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 announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, July 24th. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 30th will be given a dividend of $0.45 per share on Friday, September 13th. This represents a $1.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.46%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 29th. View Arch Coal's Dividend History.

How were Arch Coal's earnings last quarter?

Arch Coal Inc (NYSE:ARCH) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July, 24th. The energy company reported $3.53 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $3.23 by $0.30. The energy company had revenue of $570.22 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $558.75 million. Arch Coal had a return on equity of 48.65% and a net margin of 14.31%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 3.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $2.06 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 Tuesday, October 22nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Arch Coal.

What price target have analysts set for ARCH?

5 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for Arch Coal's stock. Their forecasts range from $80.00 to $126.00. On average, they expect Arch Coal's share price to reach $104.60 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 43.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Arch Coal.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Arch Coal?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Arch Coal in the last year. There are currently 2 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?

Headlines about ARCH stock have trended somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Arch Coal earned a media sentiment score of -1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the energy company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Arch Coal.

Are investors shorting Arch Coal?

Arch Coal saw a increase in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 2,590,000 shares, an increase of 7.0% from the July 31st total of 2,420,900 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 240,200 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 10.8 days. Approximately 16.0% of the company's stock 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?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Arch Coal investors own include Peabody Energy (BTUUQ), Meet Group (MEET), Alpha Natural Resources (ANRZQ), Achillion Pharmaceuticals (ACHN), Foresight Energy (FELP), Home Depot (HD), Bank of America (BAC), Citigroup (C), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET) and Netflix (NFLX).

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. John A. Ziegler Jr., Sr. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Robert G. Jones, Sr. VP of Law, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 62)

Who are Arch Coal's major shareholders?

Arch Coal's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Invesco Ltd. (20.45%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.29%), BlackRock Inc. (7.68%), Packer & Co Ltd (5.73%), Luminus Management LLC (4.06%) and Packer & Co Ltd (3.45%). Company insiders that own Arch Coal stock include Holly K Koeppel, James N Chapman, Monarch Alternative Capital Lp and Robert B Hamill. 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 Anchor Bolt Capital LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., Vanguard Group Inc., AQR Capital Management LLC, Panagora Asset Management Inc., Mackenzie Financial Corp and Mackenzie Financial Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Arch Coal.

Which institutional investors are buying Arch Coal stock?

ARCH stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Invesco Ltd., Luminus Management LLC, Packer & Co Ltd, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, LSV Asset Management, Monarch Partners Asset Management LLC, Putnam Investments LLC and Voloridge Investment Management LLC. 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 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 $73.12.

How big of a company is Arch Coal?

Arch Coal has a market capitalization of $1.19 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 3,822 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Arch Coal.

What is Arch Coal's official website?

The official website for Arch Coal is

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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  446 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  528 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  974
MarketBeat'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 9/24/2019 by Staff

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