Technical Analysis for BTU - Peabody Energy Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
C 3.87 -1.53% -0.06
BTU closed down 1.53 percent on Friday, April 16, 2021, on 57 percent of normal volume. It was able to find support at its 50 day moving average. Note that the stock is in overbought territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- sideways movement or a pullback should not be unexpected.

Trend Table & Recent EOD Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Weak or Absent Up Up Up
Historical BTU trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
50 DMA Support Bullish 0.00%
MACD Bullish Centerline Cross Bullish 0.00%
Wide Bands Range Expansion 0.00%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength 0.00%
50 DMA Support Bullish -1.53%
Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup -1.53%
Stochastic Reached Overbought Strength -1.53%
Wide Bands Range Expansion -1.53%
Above Upper BB Strength -1.53%
Older End-of-Day Signals for BTU ...

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50 DMA Support 2 days ago
Down 5% 2 days ago
Down 3% 2 days ago
Down 2 % 2 days ago
Down 1% 2 days ago
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Peabody Energy Corporation Description

Peabody Energy Corporation Peabody engages in coal mining business. The company operates through six operating segments: Powder River Basin Mining, Midwestern U.S. Mining, Western U.S. Mining, Australian Metallurgical Mining, Australian Thermal Mining, and Trading and Brokerage. It is involved in mining, preparation, and sale of thermal coal primarily to electric utilities; and metallurgical coal that include hard coking coal, semi-hard coking coal, semi-soft coking coal, and low-volatile pulverized coal injection for industrial customers. The company supplies coal primarily to electricity generators, industrial facilities, and steel manufacturers. It owns interests in 23 coal mining operations located in the United States and Australia. The company also engages in direct and brokered trading of coal and freight-related contracts, as well as provides transportation-related services, which involves financial derivative contracts and physical contracts. As of December 31, 2015, it had 5.6 billion tons of proven and probable coal reserves and approximately 600,000 acres of surface property through ownership and lease agreements. Peabody Energy Corporation was founded in 1883 and is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri.


Sector: Basic Materials
Industry: Coal
Keywords: Mining Electricity Fuels Electric Utilities Coke Coal Coal Mining Thermal Coal Metallurgical Coal Powder River Basin Sedimentary Rocks Steel Manufacturers Coal Mining Operations

Is BTU a Buy, Sell or Hold?

Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength


Indicator Value
52 Week High 5.3
52 Week Low 0.8
Average Volume 3,447,548
200-Day Moving Average 2.78
50-Day Moving Average 3.71
20-Day Moving Average 3.26
10-Day Moving Average 3.51
Average True Range 0.36
ADX 15.18
+DI 22.06
-DI 13.26
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 2.91
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 3.68
Upper Bollinger Band 3.94
Lower Bollinger Band 2.57
Percent B (%b) 0.95
BandWidth 42.22
MACD Line 0.03
MACD Signal Line -0.08
MACD Histogram 0.1129
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 378.49 Million
Num Shares 97.8 Million
EPS 3.01
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 1.29
Price-to-Sales 0.04
Price-to-Book 0.12
PEG Ratio 0.00
Dividend 0.58
Dividend Yield 14.99%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 4.28
Resistance 3 (R3) 4.27 4.12 4.21
Resistance 2 (R2) 4.12 4.02 4.13 4.18
Resistance 1 (R1) 4.00 3.96 3.93 4.01 4.16
Pivot Point 3.85 3.85 3.82 3.86 3.85
Support 1 (S1) 3.73 3.75 3.66 3.74 3.58
Support 2 (S2) 3.58 3.69 3.59 3.56
Support 3 (S3) 3.46 3.58 3.53
Support 4 (S4) 3.47