Coal and Consumable Fuels


  • EPA Rules vs. the Coal Industry     Thursday, 5 Apr 2012 | 7:45 PM ET

    Discussing the EPA's proposed rules on greenhouse gas emissions, and whether it will kill the coal industry and jobs, with Cecil Roberts, United Mine Workers of America.

  • SouthGobi Resources may be about to lose one ‘big brother’ but stands to gain an even larger one with greater clout, if a proposed deal by Chalco to buy Ivanhoe Mining’s controlling stake in the Mongolian-focused coal producer is completed.

  • Gov. Kasich One-On-One     Tuesday, 27 Mar 2012 | 7:42 PM ET

    Gov. John Kasich, (R-OH), discusses why his state filed suit to repeal Obamacare; the EPA's carbon rule; and Ohio's tax solution.

  • Is the Government Killing Coal Plants & Jobs?     Tuesday, 27 Mar 2012 | 7:26 PM ET

    Is the EPA setting unreasonable limits on coal plants that will result in lost jobs and hurt the economy? CNBC's Larry Kudlow, and Rep. Peter Welch, (D-VT), discuss.

  • Gold & Coal: Time to Buy?     Thursday, 22 Mar 2012 | 2:35 PM ET

    Rudy Kluiber, GRT Capital Partners, explains why gold and coal are two of his favorite plays now.

  • Options Action: Coal on Fire     Thursday, 15 Mar 2012 | 5:22 PM ET

    An options strategy on Peabody Energy, with Mike Khouw, CRT Capital.

  • A coal miner works on coal seams in an open pit coal mine on August 19, 2006 in Chifeng of Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, China.

    India, the world's third largest importer of thermal coal, is expected to start rebuilding inventories in the second quarter of 2012, which could boost shares of thermal coal companies in Southeast Asia, says Macquarie Securities.

  • Blame Coal for Weak Transports?     Wednesday, 7 Mar 2012 | 12:53 PM ET

    Transports are underperforming because of coal, says Steve Cortes, Fast Money trader: "When you overlay coal with the S&P, if you go all the way back to the 2009 lows you see that until recent weeks the two were interchangeable. Either coal is very cheap here or the S&P is very expensive." Abigail Doolittle, Peak Theories, also discusses the direction of copper and the VIX.

  • Markets Drop, Coal Stocks Plunge     Tuesday, 6 Mar 2012 | 12:00 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders, along with Paul Forward, Stifel Nicolaus, take a look at the market's decline and what's going on with coal producers, which opened at new, multi-year lows.

  • The Fast Money traders with the play on coal stocks getting burned today, and how to trade the higher price in crude oil. Also, Steven Mueller, Southwestern Energy CEO, discusses why natural gas is good for the economy & consumers, and the viability of nat gas powered vehicles.

  • Barcap's Top Pick in Mining Sector     Thursday, 1 Mar 2012 | 10:20 PM ET

    Ephrem Ravi, Head of Metals & Mining Sector, Asia Ex-Japan Equity Research, at Barclays Capital and Ray Barros, CEO at Ray Barros Trading Group discuss Ephrem's recommendation of buying into Yanzhou Coal, because it benefitting from rising prices and the listing of its Australian asset.

  • Joy Global CEO on Earnings Miss     Thursday, 1 Mar 2012 | 6:15 PM ET

    Michael Sutherlin, Joy Global president & CEO, discusses his stock's hard landing on yesterday's earnings miss, and its future growth prospects in emerging markets, with Mad Money's Jim Cramer.

  • Cramer Puts CONSOL Energy on the 'Sell Block'     Thursday, 23 Feb 2012 | 6:45 PM ET

    Mad Money's Jim Cramer explains why selling CONSOL Energy is one of the easiest calls he's ever made. Coal and natural gas are in the doghouse, and when investors understand the weakness in commodities, they'll understand why this stock can't be owned.

  • Discussing Glencore's $41B acquisition of Xstrata and its impact on other commodity mergers, with Anthony Young, Dahlman Rose analyst.

  • Cramer: CAT vs. JOY     Monday, 6 Feb 2012 | 6:15 PM ET

    Mad Money's Cramer compares and contrasts Caterpillar to Joy Global, and concludes CAT's vast sales force, financing arm, and service division, make it a better play, but only on a pullback.

  • Hidden Economic Recovery Play: WLT     Wednesday, 11 Jan 2012 | 5:40 PM ET

    An infrastructure and steel play on Walter Engery, with Jon Najarian, OptionMonster.com.

  • Pay to Wait Powerhouse: AEP     Thursday, 5 Jan 2012 | 6:45 PM ET

    Discussing the EPA's new regulations on coal plants and the company's juicy 4.6% yield, with Nick Akins, American Electric Power CEO, and Mad Money's Jim Cramer.

  • Bullish on Asia's Energy Outlook     Wednesday, 7 Dec 2011 | 9:50 PM ET

    Alex Latzer, Head, Metals & Mining Research at Daiwa Capital Markets, eschews metals in favor of regional energy plays such as coal and uranium in the face of dwindling Chinese demand.

  • Coal Plays     Sunday, 4 Dec 2011 | 10:40 PM ET

    Chris Kimber, Managing Director, Wealth Management at Fat Prophets, says news of Whitehaven Coal and Aston Resource's merger is significant for the Australian market, as the country's pure coal stocks dwindle through M&As.

  • Bullish on Gold     Tuesday, 11 Oct 2011 | 11:10 PM ET

    Michael McCormick, director of Belvedere Share Managers, sees opportunity to profit in gold and advises to invest in oversold mid-cap gold producers.