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Peabody Energy Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:BTU)

$15.51
+0.75 (+5.08 %)
(As of 10/14/2019 09:11 AM ET)
Today's Range
$14.94
Now: $15.51
$15.75
50-Day Range
$14.13
MA: $16.58
$18.77
52-Week Range
$13.89
Now: $15.51
$37.37
Volume1.42 million shs
Average Volume985,518 shs
Market Capitalization$1.66 billion
P/E Ratio4.92
Dividend Yield3.93%
Beta0.85
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$10.70 per share
Book Value$30.15 per share

Profitability

Net Income$646.90 million

Miscellaneous

Employees7,400
Market Cap$1.66 billion
Next Earnings Date10/29/2019 (Confirmed)
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. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, August 21st will be given a dividend of $0.145 per share on Wednesday, September 11th. This represents a $0.58 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.74%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, August 20th. This is a boost 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 announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a share buyback plan on Tuesday, November 21st 2017, which allows the company to repurchase $500,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are typically 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 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.28 by $0.09. The coal producer had revenue of $1.15 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.22 billion. Peabody Energy had a net margin of 9.47% and a return on equity of 10.64%. The business's quarterly revenue was down 12.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $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.

How can I listen to Peabody Energy's earnings call?

Peabody Energy will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, October 29th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

What price target have analysts set for BTU?

8 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Peabody Energy's shares. Their predictions range from $18.00 to $42.00. On average, they anticipate Peabody Energy's stock price to reach $29.57 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 90.7% 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?

News coverage about BTU stock has been trending negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Peabody Energy earned a news sentiment score of -2.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the coal producer a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Peabody Energy.

Are investors shorting Peabody Energy?

Peabody Energy saw a increase in short interest during the month of September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totalling 3,210,000 shares, an increase of 22.1% from the August 30th total of 2,630,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,010,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.2 days. Currently, 3.1% of the company's shares are sold short. 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), Micron Technology (MU), AbbVie (ABBV), Alibaba Group (BABA), Twitter (TWTR), Texas Instruments (TXN), Canopy Growth (CGC), Walmart (WMT), First Majestic Silver (FR) and Axon Enterprise (AAXN).

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

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 $15.51.

How big of a company is Peabody Energy?

Peabody Energy has a market capitalization of $1.66 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:  267 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  231 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  498
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 10/14/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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