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Old King Coal Will Rise Again

July 1st, 2014

handful-of-coalAccording to BP plc(LON:BP), the fastest-growing fuel in the world is coal. Yes, despite the White House’s war on coal, last year it had the biggest share of demand worldwide since 1970. From China to Germany, coal’s use is expanding, not contracting. Consumers are choosing cheap fuel over Read more…

NYSE:UNG

Barack Obama’s War On Coal

June 6th, 2014

obamaWhen Barack Obama was running for president in 2008, he stated that under his plan “electricity rates would necessarily skyrocket”.  Well, now it looks like he is finally getting around to keeping his promise.  New EPA rules that are designed to cripple the coal industry Read more…

NASDAQ:PKOL, NYSE:KOL

Seven Things You May Not Know About Coal

May 22nd, 2014

coalMarin Katusa: The days of tossing another lump on the fire to keep warm are behind most of us, but coal is still vital to keep our modern computers, air conditioners, and even cars humming. How much do you know about one of the world’s most indispensable commodities? Read more…

NYSE:KOL

Coal: A ‘Million Dollar Mile’ Getting Longer In The U.S.

May 21st, 2014

coalEconMatters: With cheap domestic natural gas prices and tighter environmental regulations, U.S. demand for coal has fallen in recent years. So coal export has become ever more important to domestic coal producers. With accelerating growth in economy Read more…

NYSE:KOL

Time To Consider The Coal ETF?

April 10th, 2014

coalThe black diamond finally seems to be shining. After stern environmental legislation aimed at reducing carbon pollution in America, resurgence of alternative energy sources, supply glut and listless demand from key markets, coal or ‘black diamond’ got a thrashing Read more…

NASDAQ:PKOL, NYSE:KOL

How George Soros Trades Stocks

August 27th, 2013

coalBillionaires Portfolio: George Soros, one the greatest Hedge Fund Managers of our time, trades stocks very different than a mutual fund or hedge fund manager might today. Soros was trained in economics at the London School of Economics. Read more…

NYSE:KOL

Trend Reversal For Coal ETFs As Moody Upgrades The Sector?

August 21st, 2013

coalCoal investors finally heaved a sigh of relief following an improved outlook by Moody’s for the sector. This comes as the space has been grappling with stringent environmental legislation aiming to lower carbon pollution in America, increased competition Read more…

NYSE:KOL

Why Coal Stocks Could Surge In Early 2013

December 17th, 2012

Chris Vermeulen: We all want new and exciting electronic gizmos and gadgets for the holiday season. Unfortunately they have the tendency to lose almost all their value within weeks because of newer versions etc… but what if you just got a lump of dirty old coal Read more…

NYSE:KOL

Coal Stocks Tumble On President Obama’s Re-Election

November 14th, 2012

Tony Daltorio: In the days following the re-election of President Obama, one particular stock sector seemed to suffer more than most: coal stocks. Read more…

NYSE:KOL

4 Easy Ways to Play Beta and Volatility with ETFs (SPHB, LVOL, HBTA, SPLV, WYN, KMB, SHW, ANR, GNW)

June 27th, 2012

Eric Dutram: Volatility in the equity market in recent years resulted in investors becoming overly vigilant while constructing their portfolios. In an effort to provide security to investors against prevailing market precariousness, ETF issuers have expanded Read more…

NYSE:SPHB, NYSE:SPLV

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…

NASDAQ:PKOL, NYSE:KOL

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…

NASDAQ:PKOL, NYSE:KOL

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…

NYSE:KOL

Vikas Ranjan: Companies Meeting Emerging Market Demand (KOL, PKOL, BTU, JOYG, ANR)

October 28th, 2011

Brian Sylvester: Headlines scream gloom and doom, but Vikas Ranjan of Ubika Research sees brilliance on the horizon. As emerging markets develop, opportunities for profit abound: it’s only a matter of identifying the most in-demand commodities. Meanwhile, cleantech companies are creating commercial Read more…

NASDAQ:PKOL, NYSE:KOL

Are China Stocks On Sale? (FXI, FCX, ANR, ACH, BAC, C)

September 26th, 2011

Jim Trippon: As the world’s capital markets continued to digest the latest dreary economic news, the Shanghai Composite Index wasn’t left out, recently closing at 2,433.16. This is only a drop of 9.9 points for the day, but the close brought the index near the its 52-week low of an intraday dip just above 2,400. Read more…

NYSE:FXI




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