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NYSE:BTUPeabody Energy Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.17 (+6.30 %)
(As of 07/10/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $2.87
50-Day Range
MA: $3.30
52-Week Range
Now: $2.87
Volume994,700 shs
Average Volume2.04 million shs
Market Capitalization$280.40 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
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. The Western U.S. Mining segment reflects the aggregation of its New Mexico, Arizona, and Colorado mining operations. The Seaborne Metallurgical Mining segment covers mines in Queensland, Australia. The Seaborne Thermal Mining segment handles operations in New South Wales, Australia. The Corporate and Other segment includes selling and administrative expenses, results from equity affiliates, corporate hedging activities, and trading and brokerage activities. The company was founded by Francis S. Peabody in 1883 and is headquartered in St. Louis, MO.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.0Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.55 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Bituminous coal & lignite - surface mining



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.62 billion
Cash Flow$6.52 per share
Book Value$24.98 per share


Net Income$-211,300,000.00


Market Cap$280.40 million
Next Earnings Date7/29/2020 (Estimated)

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Peabody Energy (NYSE:BTU) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Peabody Energy's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Peabody Energy's stock was trading at $2.85 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, BTU shares have increased by 0.7% and is now trading at $2.87. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Peabody Energy?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Peabody Energy in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Peabody Energy.

When is Peabody Energy's next earnings date?

Peabody Energy is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 29th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Peabody Energy.

How were Peabody Energy's earnings last quarter?

Peabody Energy Co. (NYSE:BTU) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, April, 29th. The coal producer reported ($1.33) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($1.01) by $0.32. The coal producer earned $846.20 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $856.98 million. Peabody Energy had a negative return on equity of 6.69% and a negative net margin of 11.03%. The business's revenue was down 32.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $1.15 EPS. View Peabody Energy's earnings history.

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

Peabody Energy announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, October 16th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, October 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.145 per share on Friday, November 29th. This represents a $0.58 annualized dividend and a yield of 20.21%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, October 29th. View Peabody Energy's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for BTU?

7 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for Peabody Energy's stock. Their forecasts range from $4.00 to $30.00. On average, they anticipate Peabody Energy's stock price to reach $14.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 387.8% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Peabody Energy.

Has Peabody Energy been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about BTU stock have been trending somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing 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 five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Peabody Energy earned a daily sentiment score of -1.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the coal producer a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View the latest news about Peabody Energy.

Are investors shorting Peabody Energy?

Peabody Energy saw a decline in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 7,390,000 shares, a decline of 9.3% from the June 15th total of 8,150,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,660,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.8 days. Approximately 7.7% of the company's stock are short sold. View Peabody Energy's Current Options Chain.

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), Replimune Group (REPL), AbbVie (ABBV), Alibaba Group (BABA), Canopy Growth (CGC), IBM (IBM), AT&T (T), General Electric (GE), Twitter (TWTR) and Exxon Mobil (XOM).

Who are Peabody Energy's key executives?

Peabody Energy's management team includes the following 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

What is Peabody Energy's stock symbol?

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

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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Peabody Energy's stock price today?

One share of BTU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.87.

How big of a company is Peabody Energy?

Peabody Energy has a market capitalization of $280.40 million and generates $4.62 billion in revenue each year. The coal producer earns $-211,300,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.54 on an earnings per share basis. Peabody Energy employs 6,600 workers across the globe.

What is Peabody Energy's official website?

The official website for Peabody Energy is 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]

This page was last updated on 7/11/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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