Posts Tagged ‘BTU’

Has The Coal ETF Finally Bottomed Out?

July 25th, 2013

coalMost materials firms have struggled mightily in 2013, as sluggish demand from key markets, a strong dollar, and a booming stock market have dulled the appeal of commodities. While this trend has been especially prevalent in precious metals Read more…


Why You Need To Change Your Investing Strategy For 2013

February 1st, 2013

strategyJoseph L. Shaefer: As the world turns, we must turn with it. Regular readers have seen evidence of our adaptation to the new realities of investing over the past few months as we have stressed more income, Read more…


Is It Time To Buy Coal Stocks; Coal ETFs Are At 52 Week Lows? (KOL, PKOL, PCX, BTU, JOY, ANR)

May 23rd, 2012

Eric Dutram: Investing in the basic materials and energy sectors have been solid choices for investors over the long haul. However, recent trends in these segments, in addition to slumping global economies, have pushed many stocks in these corners sharply lower during 2012. Read more…


Coal Industry: The Issues Threatening The Big Coal Comeback (PKOL, KOL, LNG, BTU, MT)

April 17th, 2012

Joseph Hogue:  Coal and coal-producers have been hit hard over the past year as a glut of natural gas in North America drives utility switching, and slower growth in China threatens demand. Read more…


Coal Stocks Will Benefit From Increased Global Coal Demand (KOL, PKOL, WLT, BTU, ARLP, ACI, ANR, PCX)

April 10th, 2012

Patrick Vail:  The U.S. coal industry is facing a perfect storm and has taken a beating recently, bringing coal stocks down with it. According to the Energy Information Administration (EIA), electricity generated by coal was down more than 20% in 2011. So it’s no surprise that U.S. coal producers have been hit, Read more…


A Skål To Old King Coal (PKOL, KOL, BTU, CLD, TCK, SSL, NRP, PVR)

March 22nd, 2012

Joseph L. Shaefer:  Wouldn’t it be nice if we didn’t need to rely upon those dreadful fossil fuels like coal, oil, and natural gas? If only we could be warmed in winter by the gentle rays of the sun and cooled in summer by harnessing that sun to power our air conditioners. If only we could employ the gentle breezes Read more…


Coal Reaps The Benefit Of EPA Ruling Delay (BTU, ANR, PCX, ACI, KOL)

January 3rd, 2012

Richard Rittorno: Coal miners rose Tuesday for the first day of trade in the new year after federal court appeals pushed back the EPA deadline for better air quality across 27 states. Read more…


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