Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE: BTU) started the day on March 02, 2021, with a price increase of 5.64% at $4.31. During the day, the stock rose to $4.5899 and sunk to $4.01 before settling in for the price of $4.08 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, BTU posted a 52-week range of $0.80-$5.97.
The Energy sector firm’s twelve-monthly sales growth has been -12.50% for the last half of the decade. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 28.10%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is -818.60%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $98.00 million, simultaneously with a float of $96.12 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $430.31 million. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $3.55, while the 200-day Moving Average is $2.77.
It is quite necessary to find out the efficiency of the corporate organization, which has 4600 number of employees on its payroll. It has generated 631,652 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was -403,543. The stock had 10.12 Receivables turnover and 0.52 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was -0.82, operating margin was -4.25 and Pretax Margin of -63.73.
Peabody Energy Corporation (BTU) Ownership Facts and Figures
Now let’s turn our focus to how large-scale investors are working with this stock of the Thermal Coal Industry. Peabody Energy Corporation’s current insider ownership accounts for 1.70%, in contrast to 82.30% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Feb 22, this organization’s EVP and CFO sold 194 shares at the rate of 3.90, making the entire transaction reach 757 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 120,540. Preceding that transaction, on Feb 22, Company’s PRESIDENT AND CEO sold 10,246 for 4.29, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 43,955. This particular insider is now the holder of 938,554 in total.
Peabody Energy Corporation (BTU) Earnings and Revenue Records
In the latest quarterly report released, which was put into the public domain on 12/30/2020, the organization reported -$1.32 earnings per share (EPS) for the three months, lower than the consensus estimate (set at -$0.53) by -$0.79. This company achieved a net margin of -63.89 while generating a return on equity of -104.78. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of -0.93 per share during the current fiscal year.
Peabody Energy Corporation’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -818.60% and is forecasted to reach -1.61 in the upcoming year.
Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE: BTU) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Peabody Energy Corporation (BTU). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 1.50. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.55. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 0.15.
In the same vein, BTU’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded -18.97, a figure that is expected to reach -0.82 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be -1.61 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Peabody Energy Corporation (BTU)
If we take a close look at the recent performances of Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE: BTU), its last 5-days Average volume was 3.35 million that shows plunge from its year to date volume of 4.29 million. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 30.52% While, its Average True Range was 0.53.
Raw Stochastic average of Peabody Energy Corporation (BTU) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 78.00%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 45.60% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 119.81% that was lower than 157.90% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.