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 

Is the Bond Selloff for Real? Watch These Sectors for a Clue

Treasury yields might be soaring, but the market segments most sensitive to China's economy are showing weakness. So which market is right? More 

BHP Might Be a Mess, But It’s a ‘Buy,’ Too

BHP Billiton's potential isn't for the prettiest reasons -- low iron and coal prices are near a floor and the company is cutting capex -- but it's potential nonetheless. More 

Could Coal Stocks Be Making a Comeback?

Coal stocks have struggled amid soft demand, but recent upbeat guidance signals that the worst may be over ... and that for investors, it may be time to buy. More