Zacks' Voice of the People highlights opportunities with Peabody Energy, Alpha
Natural Resources, Arch Coal and James River Coal
CHICAGO, May 1, 2012
CHICAGO, May 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Zacks highlights commentary from People
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BTU Heats Up
Everyone knows that the coal sector has been extremely weak as of late. There
is one leading coal stock that is catching a bid higher today and it
isPeabody Energy Corp(NYSE: BTU). Today, BTU stock is trading higher by
$1.01 to $31.21 a share.
The stock will have intra-day resistance around the $31.60 area. The daily
chart could have some more upside in the near term, however, the stock remains
well below the important 200 day moving average which puts the stock in a weak
Some other leading coal stocks that are trading higher today includeAlpha
Natural Resources, Inc.(NYSE: ANR),Arch Coal Inc(NYSE: ACI) andJames River
Coal Company(Nasdaq: JRCC). Please note that the entire coal sector still
remains weak on the daily charts.
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