One of the S&P 500’s big winners for Friday November 21 was Peabody Energy Corp. (BTU) as the company’s stock climbed 2.69% to $11.44 on volume of 12.08 million shares.
The stock opened at $11.48 and saw an intraday low of $11.30 and an intraday high of $11.82. All told, the day saw a per-share gain of $0.3. The stock’s average daily volume of 10.93 million and 271.45 million shares outstanding. Peabody Energy Corp. now has a 50-day SMA is $11.34 and 200-day SMA is $15.06, and it has a 52-week high of $19.94 and a 52-week low of $9.91.
Peabody Energy Corp is involved in mining. It mines, prepares, and sells thermal coal to electric utilities and metallurgical coal to industrial customers.
Based out of St. Louis, MO, Peabody Energy Corp. has 8300 employees and, after today’s trading, reached a market cap of $3.11 billion. The stock’s P/E Ratio is n/a. Its P/S ratio is 0.44, P/B ratio is 0.86, and P/FCF ratio is -133.8.
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