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Walter Energy, Inc. produces and exports metallurgical coal for the steel industry. It operates through two segments, U.S. Operations, and Canadian and U.K. Operations. The company also extracts, processes, markets, and/or possesses mineral reserves of thermal coal and anthracite coal, as well as produces metallurgical coke and coal bed methane gas. As of December 31, 2014, it had approximately 392.7 million metric tons of recoverable reserves. Walter Energy, Inc. sells its metallurgical coal in Europe, Asia, and South America; and thermal coal primarily to large utilities and industrial customers located principally in Alabama, West Virginia, and the United Kingdom. The company was formerly known as Walter Industries, Inc. and changed its name to Walter Energy, Inc. in April 2009. Walter Energy, Inc. was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama. On July 15, 2015, Walter Energy, Inc., along with its affiliates, filed a voluntary petition for reorganization under Chapter 11 in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Alabama.

2,680 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/26/15
Founded in 1946

walter energy inc (WAL) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, Director and Chairma...
Total Annual Compensation: $3.2M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.8M
President of Jim Walter Resources Inc
Total Annual Compensation: $744.9K
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.6M
Chief Commercial Officer and Senior Vice Pres...
Total Annual Compensation: $397.8K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

walter energy inc (WAL) Key Developments

Walter Energy Downturn Continues with Nearly 200 Layoffs

Walter Energy confirms almost 200 layoffs and issuing an additional 545 Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act notices. The move reduces the company's total employees to about 1,500.

NYSE To Remove Walter Energy, Inc.’s Common Stock From Listing

As previously reported, on July 8, 2015, Walter Energy, Inc. received notice from the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) that the staff of NYSE Regulation, Inc. had determined to commence proceedings to delist the common stock of the company from the NYSE based on a finding that the trading price of the company’s common stock was ‘abnormally low’. Trading of the company’s common stock on the NYSE was suspended prior to the opening of trading on July 8, 2015. On July 30, 2015, the NYSE filed a Form 25 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), notifying the SEC of the NYSE’s intention to remove the company’s common stock from listing and registration on the NYSE at the opening of business on August 10, 2015, pursuant to the provisions of Rule 12d2-2(b) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. The company’s common stock is currently trading on the OTC Pink market.

Walter Energy Mulls Sale Of Assets

Walter Energy, Inc. (DB:WAL) seeks to sell assets. Walt Scheller, Chief Executive Officer of Walter Energy said, “If the Company otherwise cannot satisfy the various conditions and milestones or confirm a chapter 11 plan, the Company will pursue a sale of substantially all of its assets through a court-supervised auction process.”


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