Coal

Are Coal Stocks Crazy Investments?

The coal mining sector is pretty down. Unfortunately, even more pain could be ahead for coal stocks like ACI, BTU and CLF. More 

CLF – Will Earnings Turn Cliffs Stock Around?

If improved prices in iron ore and coking coal make a big dent in the Cliffs earnings report this Thursday, expect the beginning of a CLF stock renaissance. More 

Sell Coal Stocks — King Coal Gets Dealt Its Final Blow

New EPA regulations, combined with the continued threat of abundant natural gas, mean its time for investors to sell and avoid coal stocks for good. More 

Obama Administration to Push Strict Coal Regulations

The White House will press the EPA to impose harsh limits on emissions from coal-fired power plants. More 

Yes, You Should Still Buy Coal Stocks

Coal is not going away no matter how much people protest, so long-term investors should have some coal stocks in their portfolio. More 

Coal Stocks Are Back

Things were looking grim for coal stocks until natural gas prices picked up. Now, after BTU's surprise earnings beat, coal stocks could get hot again. More 

4 Stocks to Play Coal’s Short-Term Comeback

While King Coal’s long-term prognosis in the U.S. is grim, short-term investment opportunities remain -- just not among coal producers. More 

3 Ways to Play Coal & Natural Gas (At Once)

America’s two most abundant fuels -- coal and natural gas -- may seem at odds with one another, but investors can bet on both with these hot energy stocks. More 

Walter Energy: The Next Coal Casualty?

Walter Energy is stuck between a rock and a hard place -- specifically, a big load of high-interest debt and a crummy coal market. More 

The REAL Threat to the Markets This Summer

Can U.S. stocks hold up if China's economy is as weak as some market segments are indicating? Don't bet on it. More