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Stanton Elementary Teacher Named Peabody Leader in Education, Awarded $1,000
Cathy Westbury of Stanton Elementary in Fenton was named a Peabody Energy Leader in Education for the 2012-13 school year, and awarded $1,000 for her compassion and commitment to students.
Mon May 20, 2013
The Gillette News-Record
Coal industry continues to push for export ports
Do you feel like Wyoming is losing its battle for proposed coal terminals in the Northwest region? Don't. The coal companies interested in exporting Powder River Basin coal are investing a lot of time and money into getting the projects done, Charlene Murdock, spokeswoman for Peabody Energy told Wyoming legislators Wednesday.
Wed May 15, 2013
Peabody's Boyce: Demand for coal from 2 major basins to increase
The coal industry has been suffering after natural gas prices dropped dramatically last year, but Peabody Energy Chairman and CEO Gregory Boyce said today that demand for coal from two major U.S. basins is expected to grow in the coming years.
Religious groups criticize Patriot Coal creation
A new report criticizing Arch Coal and Peabody Energy for creating Patriot Coal was released Tuesday by two groups of religious leaders -- Interfaith Worker Justice and Religious Leaders for Coalfield Justice.
Tue May 07, 2013
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
Is Peabody Energy Oversold?
In addition to the company's mining operations, Peabody Energy markets and brokers coals from its operations and other coal producers, both as principal and agent, and trades coal and freight-related contracts through trading and business offices.
Mon May 06, 2013
KSDK NewsChannel 5
10 Mo. businesses on Fortune 500, Ill. has 32
Illinois has 32 businesses on the Fortune 500 list. However, not one of them is located in the southern part of the state.
Fri May 03, 2013
South China Morning Post
Mongolia seeks bids to mine part of Tavan Tolgoi
Born to Hong Kong parents, Nathanael Wei is the youngest member of Britain's House of Lords.
Thu May 02, 2013
Report: Ill. coal enjoyed record exports in 2012
A conveyor belt moves coal mined underground to the surface in March 2006 at Peabody Energy's Gateway Mine near Coulterville.
Wed May 01, 2013
Patriot's Hatfield: 88 percent of retirees never worked for Patriot
Patriot Coal CEO Ben Hatfield said Wednesday morning during testimony in the company's bankruptcy hearing that 88 percent of Patriot's retirees never worked for Patriot.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
WANE-TV Fort Wayne
3 Peabody Energy protestersa
Police have arrested three protesters who traveled to Wyoming for Peabody Energy's shareholder meeting at Gillette College, including one woman accused of hanging an anti-Peabody banner from the rafters of a college building.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Peabody Energy (NYSE: BTU) Chairman And CEO Highlights Global Strength At Annual Shareholders Meeting
Basin. In 2012, Peabody shipped nearly 140 million tons of coal from the Powder River Basin to 90 power plants in 24 states, as well as customers in "In addition to completing the safest year in Peabody history, we achieved record revenues, record U.S. Adjusted EBITDA and record volumes," Boyce said.
Arguments got underway today over the fate of healthcare and pension...
Arguments got underway today over the fate of healthcare and pension benefits for unionized Patriot Coal workers as thousands of miners rallied against proposed cuts.
Peabody Energy to hold annual meeting in Gillette
Peabody Energy is holding its annual shareholders meeting in Wyoming to highlight the importance of the coal-rich Powder River Basin.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
McCluer Math Teacher Selected for Peabody Energy Leaders in Education
Another Florissant educator has been bestowed a great honor by Peabody Energy. Thursday, Peabody Energy Leaders in Education awarded McCluer High School math teacher Rega Wesley-Stewart $1,000 for her demonstrated commitment and compassion toward students.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Arch Coal, Peabody Energy See Sharp Rises in Short Interest
The number of shares sold short in Alliance Holdings , Alliance Resource Partners , Alpha Natural Resources , Arch Coal , Cloud Peak Energy , James River Coal , Peabody Energy , Walter Energy , Westmoreland Coal and Yanzhou Coal Mining swelled in the period.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Miners plan 'largest rally yet' for Monday in St. Louis
A major hearing in Patriot Coal Corp.'s bankruptcy case about benefits for union workers and retirees is scheduled for Monday, and the United Mine Workers of America said it will host its biggest rally yet at 10 a.m. that day in front of Peabody Energy's headquarters.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Miners protest at Arch Coal's annual meeting
Shirley Inman, a retired miner who worked at the Hobet 21 mine in West Virginia for 19 years, during a protest in St.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Peabody Energy Price Target Cut to $26.00 by Analysts at Deutsche Bank
The firm currently has a "buy" rating on the stock. A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on BTU.
Tue Apr 23, 2013
The Gillette News-Record
UMWA to follow coal meetings
Several active and retired miners from West Virginia and Kentucky will be among the shareholders who will come to Gillette to attend annual meetings of Peabody Energy and Arch Coal this month.Along a This item is available in full to subscribers.