Arch Coal fell$. 12 or 2.2 percent, to $5.31. Consol Energy Inc. fell$. 22 or. 6 percent, to $35.46. Peabody Energy fell$. 19 or. 9 percent, to $20.44.» Read More
WASHINGTON, Dec 4- U.S. miners who are booking big profits on coal sales to Asia are enjoying an accounting windfall to boot. "We are committed to collecting every dollar due," said Patrick Etchart, spokesman for the Office of Natural Resources Revenue, which collects federal royalties.
*China to announce tender winners soon. BEIJING, Dec 4- Non-oil companies may have won most of the blocks offered in China's second shale gas auction, media and industry officials say, which may mean lucrative opportunities for service companies such as Schlumberger, Halliburton and China's Anton Oilfield Services Group.
*Railway says will not extend line into Wyoming, Montana. TORONTO, Dec 3- Canadian Pacific Railway will take a C $180 million charge to abandon plans to expand into the Powder River coal-mining region in the U.S. states of Wyoming and Montana, citing weakness in the thermal coal market.
Jan Fabian, incoming CEO of OKD,a coal company, tells CNBC that despite an ongoing recession in the Czech Republic, this region boasts a very stable business environment.
Despite the cries for green energy solutions, coal as a fuel is more popular now than it has been in many years, primarily because it is cheap and easy to ship. The NYT reports.
The "Fast Money" trader explains why he sees opportunity in this stock now.
Treasury yields are much lower today as traders worry about the looming fiscal cliff, with CNBC's Bertha Coombs; and Moody's decided it will not immediately downgrade the U.S. if the country goes over the fiscal cliff. And, a look at how to protect your money, with Tom Lee, JPMorgan Chief U.S. Equity Strategist.
Both Mitt Romney and Barack Obama like coal. But should you? The FMHR traders weigh in.
The "Fast Money" pros place their energy bets for the post-election era.
The U.S. Coal Index has fallen more than 70 percent since its peak in August 2010. Mad Money host Jim Cramer takes a closer look at the technicals, saying if Romney wins there will be a multi-year coal move.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer weighs in on President Obama and Mitt Romney's position on energy independence for North America.
President Obama blasted Mitt Romney on coal in last night's debate, with Beth Daley, Boston Globe. CNBC's Hampton Pearson has been talking to coal miners all day in Chester, Virginia, and reports their position on the candidates.
Following the second debate between President Obama and challenger Mitt Romney, the idea that a win by either candidate would make a difference for the coal industry is nonsense, Joe Terranova of Virtus Investment Partners said Wednesday on CNBC.
Michael Ward, CSX Corporation president, chairman, & CEO, breaks down the transportation company's third quarter earnings of $0.44 EPS on $2.89 billion in revenues, and discusses the impact of coal costs on the company's bottom line.
One stock that we are watching very closely in London today, is coal mining company BUMI, it fell twelve percent yesterday and may come under more pressure today. Catherine Boyle has more.
Coal stocks are looking increasingly attractive as the price of natural gas rises, commodities trader Dennis Gartman said Friday on CNBC.
Coal stocks seem to be finally rebounding, with CNBC contributor Mike Khouw of CRT Capital Group LLC.
CNBC's Jon Fortt reports on which tech stocks are reaching all-time highs; and discussing which coal stocks are a buy right now, with Michael Dudas, Sterne Agee analyst.
Both energy and health care are higher after Romney's comments last night in the debate. Ana Gupte, Bernstein analyst, and Kevin Book, Clearview Energy Partners, offer strategies to playing these sectors.
Francis Lun, Managing Director at Lyncean Holdings says Hong Kong's IPO market is in a deep recession, hurt by a slump in China and the euro zone. He adds the market's recovery will be slow.