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

$19.35
-0.07 (-0.36 %)
(As of 08/21/2019 09:28 AM ET)
Today's Range
$18.63
Now: $19.35
$19.52
50-Day Range
$17.52
MA: $21.19
$23.80
52-Week Range
$17.20
Now: $19.35
$44.71
Volume687,393 shs
Average Volume1.15 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.07 billion
P/E Ratio6.14
Dividend Yield2.92%
Beta0.83
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$10.2926 per share
Book Value$30.15 per share

Profitability

Net Income$646.90 million

Miscellaneous

Employees7,400
Market Cap$2.07 billion
Next Earnings Date10/29/2019 (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, August 7th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, August 21st will be paid a dividend of $0.145 per share on Wednesday, September 11th. This represents a $0.58 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.00%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 20th. This is a positive change from Peabody Energy's previous quarterly dividend of $0.14. View Peabody Energy's Dividend History.

How will Peabody Energy's stock buyback program work?

Peabody Energy declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock buyback program on Tuesday, November 21st 2017, which allows the company to buyback $500,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are generally 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) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July, 31st. The coal producer reported $0.37 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.28 by $0.09. The coal producer had revenue of $1.15 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.22 billion. Peabody Energy had a return on equity of 10.64% and a net margin of 9.47%. The business's quarterly revenue was down 12.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.93 EPS. 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, October 29th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Peabody Energy.

What price target have analysts set for BTU?

10 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for Peabody Energy's shares. Their predictions range from $18.00 to $47.00. On average, they anticipate Peabody Energy's share price to reach $34.6667 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 79.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Peabody Energy.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Peabody Energy?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Peabody Energy in the last year. There are currently 5 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 coverage about BTU stock has been trending positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of press 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. Peabody Energy earned a news impact score of 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the coal producer a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. 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), Alibaba Group (BABA), Twitter (TWTR), AbbVie (ABBV), Canopy Growth (CGC), NVIDIA (NVDA), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Texas Instruments (TXN) and Western Digital (WDC).

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 a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (6.91%), BlackRock Inc. (5.11%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.32%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.94%), Northern Trust Corp (1.41%) and Man Group plc (1.24%). 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 Brigade Capital Management LP, Packer & Co Ltd, Balyasny Asset Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Man Group plc, Vanguard Group Inc. and Acadian Asset Management LLC. 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 and Paul V Richard. View Insider Buying and Selling for Peabody Energy.

Which institutional investors are buying Peabody Energy stock?

BTU stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, UBS Group AG, Bank of America Corp DE, Marshall Wace North America L.P., Intrinsic Edge Capital Management LLC, DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale and Marshall Wace LLP. Company insiders that have bought Peabody Energy stock in the last two years include International LP Elliott, 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 $19.35.

How big of a company is Peabody Energy?

Peabody Energy has a market capitalization of $2.07 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:  254 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  219 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  473
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 8/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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