Coal: A ‘Million Dollar Mile’ Getting Longer In The U.S. [CSX Corporation, Arch Coal Inc, Peabody Energy Corporation]

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
NYSE:KOL May 21, 2014 2:07pm

Time To Consider The Coal ETF? [Peabody Energy Corporation, Alpha Natural Resources, Inc., Arch Coal Inc]

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
NASDAQ:PKOL April 10, 2014 4:36pm

Why I’m Bearish On Peabody Energy Corporation (BTU)

market correction bearRick Pendergraft: Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE:BTU) is one of the largest coal mining companies in the world and it just so happens that the stock appeared on my bearish scan last night. After reviewing the daily chart, the bearish outlook
NYSE:KOL April 8, 2014 1:15pm

Coal ETF In Focus On Sluggish Earnings [Peabody Energy Corporation, CONSOL Energy Inc., Market Vectors-Coal ETF]

coalRecently, two coal producers came up with muted fourth quarter 2013 earnings. One company Peabody (NYSE:BTU) – reported on January 30 – managed to beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate for earnings but couldn’t make it on the top line.
NYSE:KOL February 6, 2014 5:44pm

2014: The Year For The Coal ETF?

coalCoal as a sector has been beaten down by lower natural gas prices, muted electricity demand growth, reduced export demand and the need to conform to the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Mercury and Air Toxics Standards (MATS) regulations.
NYSE:KOL December 30, 2013 5:39pm

Why Coal Is A Solid Long-Term Play

coalJohn Whitefoot: When it comes to global energy production, the United States will be the top dog in a few short years. Back in November, the International Energy Agency (IEA) forecasted that the U.S. would overtake Saudi Arabia as the world’s top oil
NYSE:KOL October 17, 2013 1:30pm

Why This Coal ETF Has Huge Upside Potential

coalPeter Krauth: An array of energy's sub-industries are making a fortune from America's natural gas boom (NYSEARCA:UNG).
NYSE:KOL September 27, 2013 4:28pm

How George Soros Trades Stocks

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.
NYSE:KOL August 27, 2013 11:34am

Trend Reversal For Coal ETFs As Moody Upgrades The Sector?

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
NYSE:KOL August 21, 2013 1:29pm

Are Things Looking Positive For The Coal ETF?

coalThe increasing demand for utility services, particularly for electricity, is a primary driver for the demand of coal. Coal remains a dominant source of power generation worldwide. In the U.S. around 40% of the total power generation capacity
NYSE:KOL August 6, 2013 4:19pm

Has The Coal ETF Finally Bottomed Out?

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
NYSE:KOL July 25, 2013 12:59pm

Coal Under Threat By Low Natural Gas Prices; The End For Railroad Stocks?

coal: Coal (NYSEARCA:KOL) is a gigantic problem. Because 40% or so of total U.S. railroad tonnage is coal—the most important commodity for railroad stocks—the railroad sector is under threat by low natural gas prices.
NASDAQ:PKOL April 23, 2013 3:47pm

Look For A Low-Risk Buy Entry In This Market Vectors Coal ETF (KOL)

sellbuyIn our January 10 commentary and on this blog post, we said Market Vectors Coal ETF (NYSEARCA:KOL) could pull back to find near-term support in the area of both its rising 20-day exponential moving average and 200-day moving average (around $25.50). Specifically, we said, "we would ideally like to see the price action
NYSE:KOL January 22, 2013 11:29am

Market Vectors Coal ETF Providing A Lower-Risk Swing Trade Entry Point (KOL)

Market Vectors Coal ETF (NYSEARCA:KOL), which we initially pointed out in this January 3 blog post as a potential trend reversal buy setup, continues to chop around in a sideways range since clearing resistance of its 200-day moving average on January 2. However, the ETF may now be providing
NYSE:KOL January 10, 2013 11:11am

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