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

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

Stocks Remain Vulnerable To More Weakness (IWO, TLT, XLU, RWM, UUP, IYM, KOL, JJC)

wall-street-etfChris Ciovacco: An extended U.S. stock market was handed some bad European news Monday. From MarketWatch:
NYSE:IWO February 25, 2013 6:59pm

Commodity Trade: Are Coal ETFs Back On Track? (KOL, PKOL)

Eric Dutram: The first three-quarters of the year were a time period to forget for the coal industry as worries began to cascade over the sector. The space was greatly impacted by weakened demand prospects from China, while global growth concerns in the rest
NASDAQ:PKOL October 18, 2012 4:07pm

How To Build An Energy Bull ETF Portfolio (VT, XLE, IEO, KOL, IPW, OGEM, FCG, GSP, MLPI)

Daniela Pylypczak: Establishing exposure to the energy sector is by no means for the faint of heart. Positions in this corner of the commodity universe are ripe with risk and are often times associated with high volatility. But for those who can stomach the risk, allocations
NYSE:FCG September 19, 2012 12:19pm

Five Worst-Performing Commodities In 2012 (KOL, UNG, PPLT, SGG)

Ryan Fuhrmann: There are three primary determinants of commodity prices: supply, demand and sentiment. In the near term, if supply exceeds consumption, commodity prices tend to fall. Sentiment, or the opinion of traders that either look to hedge commodity prices
NYSE:KOL September 17, 2012 11:29am

Which ETFs Performed Best During QE2? (SLV, IEZ, OIH, XES, XOP, XLE, KOL, XME, IWO, RSX, SMH)

Chris Ciovacco: If you are looking for an edge in terms of Thursday’s highly anticipated Fed announcement, the statements leading up to the announcement of QE2 in 2010 are an excellent place to start. Thus far, 2012 has not strayed far from the 2010 QE script,
NYSE:IEZ September 13, 2012 12:02pm

Why The Euro ETF May Have Bottomed? (FXE, EUO, UUP, UDN, KOL, USO, GDX)

Thomas Carreno: There is a strong probability that the Euro ETF (NYSEARCA:FXE) bottomed last Friday May 25, 2012.  Best Online Trades has identified a key piece of evidence that shows the Euro probably bottomed last Friday based on a quite large Gartley buy pattern.
NYSE:EUO May 29, 2012 12:02pm

Are The Bears Headed For The Woodshed? (GLD, SLV, FCG, EWG, EWP, EWI, IWN, KRE, KOL, TLT, UUP)

Chris Ciovacco: Respecting the title of this article could stir strong emotions, it is important to set the stage for what the content here represents and what it does not represent. The fundamental content relates
NYSE:EWI May 25, 2012 9:42am

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

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.
NASDAQ:PKOL May 23, 2012 11:23am

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