Some Senators are going after a large coal subsidy, could that cause trouble?

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From Tim McLaughlin: BOSTON (Reuters) - Three U.S. senators on Monday urged the Internal Revenue Service to crack down on a $1 billion-a-year subsidy for burning chemically treated refined coal, after a new study showed some power plants using the fuel produced surging amounts of mercury and smog instead of cutting pollution.
NYSE:KOL June 10, 2019 4:11pm

After a 9% gain in 2019, where are coal prices headed?

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From Todd Shriber: Declining costs for alternative energy coupled with countries and states pushing for increased use of clean energy sources are among the factors weighing on the global coal industry.
NYSE:KOL April 26, 2019 1:11pm

Are Coal Stocks About To Get The Shaft Again? (KOL)

From Dana Lyons: An index of coal-related stocks is hitting key long-term resistance.
NYSE:KOL October 27, 2017 6:24am

Why Coal Is Dead, No Matter What Trump Does (KOL)

From Knowledge Leaders Capital: With energy setting records as the worst performing sector year-to-date, we were curious about Geopolitical Strategist Peter Zeihan's thoughts on fossil fuels in the context of the United States' continued retreat from the global theater.
NYSE:KOL August 3, 2017 6:10am

Can Trump Dig Coal Out Of Its Decades-Long Slump?

Flanked by coal workers, President Donald Trump signed the American Energy Independence Executive Order last week, directing the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to review the Clean Power Plan, former President Barack Obama’s signature environmental policy.
NYSE:KOL April 3, 2017 3:06pm

Coal Industry Looks Good In The Short Term, But Don’t Expect Much Job Growth

The Market Vectors-Coal ETF (NYSE:KOL) has been one of the few bright spots in the energy sector so far this year, and the stars may be aligning for more short-term price gains ahead.
NYSE:KOL March 10, 2017 9:23am

A Deeper Look At The Last Remaining Coal ETF

A segment of the Energy Equity market that was much maligned during the Obama administration that has been breathed new life is that of Coal.
NYSE:KOL February 16, 2017 12:30pm

After A Huge Run, How Much Higher Can The Coal ETF Go?

From Zacks: Coal-focused ETF VanEck Vectors Coal ETF (KOL - Free Report) is set for an optimistic start to 2017 after around 100% jump in 2016. The black diamond has long been spiraling down due to the growing popularity of alternative energy sources. Global warming and high fuel emission issues associated with coal as well as the development of new and advanced technologies making clean power more usable curbed the demand for coal.
NYSE:KOL January 5, 2017 7:43am

FBR Capital Gets Bullish On Coal

Analysts at FBR Capital Markets on Wednesday offered some bullish commentary on the domestic coal markets, which have seen a steep recovery this year that's been accelerated by Trump's presidential victory.
NYSE:KOL November 23, 2016 7:57am

Why I’m Not Giving Up On This High-Yield Coal Investment [Peabody Energy Corporation, Arch Coal Inc, Walter Energy, Inc.]

coalSteve Mauzy: Is there a business sector more despised than coal? Tobacco, possibly, but even that’s debatable.
NYSE:KOL June 5, 2015 12:42pm

Did Peabody Energy Corporation’s (BTU) Q3 Results Impact The Coal ETF? [Market Vectors-Coal ETF]

coalMost commodity producers put great effort into Q3, as sluggish demand from key consuming markets, a stronger dollar and the rise of alternative energy space marred the appeal of commodities.
NYSE:KOL October 23, 2014 4:41pm

Is The Coal ETF About To Breakout? [Market Vectors-Coal ETF]

coalCorey Rosenbloom: I’m seeing increased chatter about Coal stocks and Market Vectors-Coal ETF (NYSEARCA:KOL) regarding a potential breakout and larger reversal.
NYSE:KOL August 13, 2014 4:51pm

How to Profit From the World’s Fastest-Growing Energy Source [Peabody Energy Corporation(NYSE:BTU), CONSOL Energy Inc.(NYSE:CNX)]

coalWhat's the fastest-growing energy source in the world? Solar? Nope. Natural gas? Nope. It's old king coal. Yep, coal is often seen as one of the world's dirtiest power sources. But it's also one of the cheapest. And that led to an explosion of coal use in developing countries
NYSE:KOL June 23, 2014 10:28am

Barack Obama’s War On Coal [Arch Coal Inc, Alpha Natural Resources, Inc., Peabody Energy Corporation]

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
NASDAQ:PKOL June 6, 2014 12:38pm

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