|Daily Range||$19.18 - $19.55|
|52-Week Range||$14.25 - $20.36|
|Dividend (Yield)||$0.00 (0.0%)|
|Average Daily Volume||1,072,473|
|Current FY EPS||$0.28|
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Cloud Peak Energy (CLD) Description
Cloud Peak Energy Inc is a producer of coal in the U.S. and in the Powder River Basin. Website: http://www.cloudpeakenergy.com/
West Coast coal ports are facing stiff opposition, but the East Coast seems to be building capacity just fine.
The review of a proposed coal terminal in Washington state is going to take into consideration the environmental impact of the shipped products once they are used in their final destination—that's bad news for coal.
The Energy Information Administration says Powder River Basin coal is likely to see increased demand in 2014, and some big coal companies are starting to talk about just that.
The Pacific Northwest is home to 35% of the United States' hydroelectric power, but according to the EIA rainfall there is 70% below normal—this shows why renewable power can't replace more controllable energy sources.
Cloud Peak Beats Q4 Earnings Estimates - Analyst Blog
Indonesia is cutting coal exports by 5% in 2014, that's another good sign for thermal coal.