NYSE:BTU - Peabody Energy Stock Price, News, & Analysis

$23.53
+0.21 (+0.90 %)
(As of 06/20/2019 03:26 PM ET)
Today's Range
$23.52
Now: $23.53
$23.94
50-Day Range
$21.74
MA: $25.51
$29.60
52-Week Range
$21.42
Now: $23.53
$46.76
Volume20,971 shs
Average Volume722,034 shs
Market Capitalization$2.52 billion
P/E Ratio7.53
Dividend Yield2.49%
Beta0.89
Peabody Energy Corp. engages in the business of coal mining. It operates through the following segments: Powder River Basin Mining, Midwestern U.S. Mining, Western U.S. Mining, Seaborne Metallurgical Mining, Seaborne Thermal Mining, and Corporate and Other. The Powder River Basin Mining segment consists of its mines in Wyoming. The Midwestern U.S. Mining segment includes Illinois and Indiana mining operations. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Bituminous coal & lignite - surface mining
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorOils/Energy
CUSIPN/A
Phone314-342-3400

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.58 billion
Cash Flow$10.6955 per share
Book Value$30.15 per share

Profitability

Net Income$646.90 million

Miscellaneous

Employees7,400
Market Cap$2.52 billion
Next Earnings Date7/23/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Peabody Energy (NYSE:BTU) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Peabody Energy's stock symbol?

Peabody Energy trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BTU."

How often does Peabody Energy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Peabody Energy?

Peabody Energy declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 8th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, May 22nd will be paid a dividend of $0.14 per share on Wednesday, June 12th. This represents a $0.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.38%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, May 21st. This is a boost from Peabody Energy's previous quarterly dividend of $0.13. View Peabody Energy's Dividend History.

How will Peabody Energy's stock buyback program work?

Peabody Energy declared that its Board of Directors has approved a share repurchase program on Tuesday, November 21st 2017, which authorizes the company to repurchase $500,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are usually a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Peabody Energy's earnings last quarter?

Peabody Energy Co. (NYSE:BTU) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 1st. The coal producer reported $1.15 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.50 by $0.65. The coal producer earned $1.25 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.24 billion. Peabody Energy had a return on equity of 12.55% and a net margin of 10.61%. Peabody Energy's revenue for the quarter was down 14.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.83 earnings per share. View Peabody Energy's Earnings History.

When is Peabody Energy's next earnings date?

Peabody Energy is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July 23rd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Peabody Energy.

What price target have analysts set for BTU?

8 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Peabody Energy's stock. Their forecasts range from $33.00 to $47.00. On average, they expect Peabody Energy's share price to reach $38.4286 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 63.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Peabody Energy.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Peabody Energy?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Peabody Energy in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Peabody Energy.

Has Peabody Energy been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about BTU stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog 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. Peabody Energy earned a daily sentiment score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the coal producer a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Peabody Energy.

Who are some of Peabody Energy's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Peabody Energy own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Peabody Energy investors own include Peabody Energy (BTUUQ), Micron Technology (MU), Twitter (TWTR), Cisco Systems (CSCO), QUALCOMM (QCOM), AbbVie (ABBV), Western Digital (WDC), Alibaba Group (BABA), Walmart (WMT) and First Majestic Silver (FR).

Who are Peabody Energy's key executives?

Peabody Energy's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Glenn L. Kellow, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Amy B. Schwetz, CFO, Principal Accounting Officer & Executive VP
  • A. Verona Dorch, Secretary, Chief Legal Officer & Executive VP
  • Paul V. Richard, Chief Human Resources Officer & Senior VP
  • Charles F. Meintjes, Chief Commercial Officer & EVP-Corporate Services

Who are Peabody Energy's major shareholders?

Peabody Energy's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.21%), Hosking Partners LLP (1.22%), Thornburg Investment Management Inc. (1.19%), AJO LP (1.17%), Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. (0.53%) and FMR LLC (0.50%). Company insiders that own Peabody Energy stock include A Verona Dorch, Amy B Schwetz, Charles F Meintjes, Discovery Capital Management,, George John Schuller Jr, Glenn L Kellow, International LP Elliott, Kemal Williamson, Michael Bruno John Fr England, Paul Eugene Wood and Paul V Richard. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Peabody Energy.

Which institutional investors are selling Peabody Energy stock?

BTU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Citigroup Inc., Boston Partners, TD Asset Management Inc., DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., PNC Financial Services Group Inc., Hosking Partners LLP and First Trust Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold Peabody Energy company stock in the last year include A Verona Dorch, Amy B Schwetz, Charles F Meintjes, George John Schuller Jr, Glenn L Kellow, International LP Elliott and Paul V Richard. View Insider Buying and Selling for Peabody Energy.

Which institutional investors are buying Peabody Energy stock?

BTU stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AJO LP, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., FMR LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Jacobs Levy Equity Management Inc., Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC and Acadian Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Peabody Energy stock in the last two years include Michael Bruno John Fr England and Paul Eugene Wood. View Insider Buying and Selling for Peabody Energy.

How do I buy shares of Peabody Energy?

Shares of BTU 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 Peabody Energy's stock price today?

One share of BTU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $23.53.

How big of a company is Peabody Energy?

Peabody Energy has a market capitalization of $2.52 billion and generates $5.58 billion in revenue each year. The coal producer earns $646.90 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.15 on an earnings per share basis. Peabody Energy employs 7,400 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Peabody Energy.

What is Peabody Energy's official website?

The official website for Peabody Energy is http://www.peabodyenergy.com/.

How can I contact Peabody Energy?

Peabody Energy's mailing address is 701 MARKET ST, ST LOUIS MO, 63101. The coal producer can be reached via phone at 314-342-3400 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Peabody Energy (NYSE BTU)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  244 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  206 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  450
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Peabody Energy and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BTU will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BTU will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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