Basic Stock Data on Peabody Energy Corporation (BTU)

In the past 52-week period, shares of Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE:BTU) have moved within the range of $22.58 to $33.34. On the stock’s most recent trading day, the company’s shares ended the regular session at $33.31, which is 0.09% lower than its 52-week high.

Peabody Energy Corporation (BTU) has demonstrated a 20-day simple moving average (SMA) of 4.76%, and a 50-day SMA of 9.28%. This public company’s current market capitalization stands at $3.31 billion.

Analyzing Consensus Estimates, Sales Revenue and Net Income

Understanding Wall Street analyst’s enthusiasm for a particular stock is crucial when considering entering a position. According to the latest data, the consensus recommendation for Peabody Energy Corporation (BTU) is Outperform.

When it comes to sales data, public companies usually post revenue and earnings that are either higher or lower than the average Wall Street forecast. In the most recent quarterly financial report, for the quarter ending Sep. 2017, Peabody Energy Corporation (BTU) delivered a 0.84% surprise with its net revenue. Sales reached $1.48 billion during the three-month period, compared to the average analyst estimate of $1.49 billion.

Meanwhile, during the same quarter Peabody Energy Corporation (BTU) delivered a 13.51% earnings surprise. Net earnings for the quarter were posted at $1.47 per share, whereas Wall Street had forecast $1.29 per share.

Ownership at Peabody Energy Corporation (BTU), According to Most Recent SEC Filings

A public company’s latest 13F filings tell investors important details about institutional ownership. Peabody Energy Corporation (BTU) has 0 billion shares outstanding currently, 96.37% of which belong to institutional investors. Those institutional holdings amount to $3.32 billion.

Additionally, according to the most recent 13F filing from Peabody Energy Corporation (BTU), there were 60 new positions totaling 11,111,173 shares of the company’s stock. There were 25 sold out positions, on the other hand, totaling 3,062,711 shares.

Short, Medium and Long Term Indicators

Examining a stock’s average volume in the short, medium and long term is useful to understand trading activity and investor sentiment. Peabody Energy Corporation (BTU) has had a 20-day average volume of 1,103,165 shares, with an average of 100% of short term indicators pointed at Buy.

The stock’s 50-day average volume has been 1,097,672 shares, with an average of 100% of medium term indicators pointing toward Buy. Finally, its 100-day average volume is 1,148,519 shares with 100% of long-term indicators pointing to Buy.