Peabody Energy Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 04, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.085 per share is scheduled to be paid on
February 27, 2014. Shareholders who purchased BTU stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 14th quarter that BTU has paid the same
The previous trading day's last sale of BTU was $17.05,
representing a -33.08% decrease from the 52 week high of $25.48 and
a 18.9% increase over the 52 week low of $14.34.
BTU is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies
such as BHP Billiton plc (
) and CONSOL Energy Inc. (
). BTU's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is -$1.92. Zacks Investment Research reports BTU's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -8.05%, compared to an
industry average of -20.6%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to BTU through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BTU as a top-10 holding:
- Market Vectors Coal ETF (
- IQ ARB Global Resources ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is GRES with an decrease of
-1.94% over the last 100 days. KOL has the highest percent
weighting of BTU at 6.58%.