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Arch Coal fell$. 19 or 7.2 percent, to $2.45. Consol Energy Inc. fell$. 63 or 1.7 percent, to $37.38. Peabody Energy fell$. 43 or 3.2 percent, to $12.86.
Arch Coal fell$. 14 or 5.3 percent, to $2.50. Consol Energy Inc. fell$. 40 or 1.1 percent, to $37.61. Peabody Energy fell$. 25 or 1.9 percent, to $13.04.
Arch Coal fell$. 01 or. 4 percent, to $2.64. Consol Energy Inc. rose$. 03 or. 1 percent, to $38.01. Peabody Energy fell$. 20 or 1.5 percent, to $13.29.
Arch Coal fell$. 03 or. 9 percent, to $2.63. Consol Energy Inc. fell$. 22 or. 6 percent, to $37.76. Peabody Energy fell$. 26 or 1.9 percent, to $13.23.
NEW YORK— A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at the close of trading:. Bank of America Corp. fell. 5 percent to $16.95 with 85,093,900 shares traded. Coca-Cola Co. rose. 6 percent to $42.05 with 43,893,700 shares traded.
Arch Coal rose$. 05 or 1.9 percent, to $2.70. Consol Energy Inc. rose$. 04 or. 1 percent, to $38.02. Peabody Energy rose$. 13 or. 9 percent, to $13.62.
Arch Coal fell$. 15 or 5.4 percent, to $2.65. Consol Energy Inc. fell$. 89 or 2.3 percent, to $37.98. Peabody Energy fell$. 70 or 4.9 percent, to $13.49.
NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest percentage decliners on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. Pier 1 Imports Inc. fell 18.5 percent to $12.66. Rite Aid Corp. fell 18.5 percent to $5.41.
NEW YORK— A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at the close of trading:. Bank of America Corp. rose 1.6 percent to $17.04 with 108,090,900 shares traded. Citigroup Inc. rose 2.4 percent to $53.66 with 27,017,700 shares traded.
Arch Coal fell$. 14 or 5.0 percent, to $2.66. Consol Energy Inc. fell $1.03 or 2.6 percent, to $37.84. Peabody Energy fell$. 83 or 5.8 percent, to $13.36.
NEW YORK, Sept 11- U.S. stocks fell on Thursday, dropping in a broad decline that saw the number of companies hitting 52- week lows outnumber the companies hitting highs for the first time since early August.
*Dollar General raises Family Dollar bid. *Digital Ally shares extend rally. The S&P energy index fell 1.3 percent as the prospect of slowing demand for oil in China and Europe and concerns about an oversupply of oil brought Brent crude oil futures to their lowest price since May 31, 2013.
The crisis in eastern Ukraine has emboldened Europe and the United States to impose broad sanctions on Russia. But Europe finds itself in a precarious position, with almost a third of the natural gas the continent consumed in 2013 flowing from Russia, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration.
Aug 6- Alpha Natural Resources Inc reported a smaller-than-expected second-quarter loss as the cost of selling coal in eastern United States declined 6 percent from the first quarter.
Aug 6- Coal miner Alpha Natural Resources Inc reported a slightly bigger adjusted net loss for the second quarter as coal prices remained weak. Alpha Natural is also being hurt by poor rail service in Wyoming's Powder River Basin, which is preventing the company from cashing in on an uptick in demand for electricity-generating coal.
July 22- Coal miner Peabody Energy Corp reported a smaller-than-expected quarterly loss, helped by stronger price realizations in the United States and higher sales volumes in Australia.
July 22- Coal miner Peabody Energy Corp reported a 2 percent rise in quarterly revenue, helped by an increase in shipments and prices at its mining operations in western U.S. states such as Wyoming, Colorado and Montana.
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