Peabody Energy Corp (BTU) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for December 22

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Peabody Energy Corp (BTU) experienced unusually high volume on Dec. 22, as the stock gained 16.33% to a closing price of $8.62. The stock saw 1.31 million shares trade hands over the course of the day on 7,192 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 856,113 shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

Peabody Energy Corp has a P/B ratio of 0.12. The stock has traded between $129.30 and $7.06 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $14.20, and its 200-day SMA $36.93.

Peabody Energy Corp is involved in mining. It mines, prepares, and sells thermal coal to electric utilities and metallurgical coal to industrial customers.

Headquartered in St. Louis, MO, Peabody Energy Corp has 8,300 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Glenn L. Kellow.

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