Investors’ outlook regarding the stock price performance over the year has been split, with some feeling optimistic and others feeling pessimistic, as it’s been a mixed bag. The metric has seen a significant loss of -10.75% since the start of this calendar year. Looking back over the last six months, we can see a weaker performance of 15.70%. Over the past 30 days, the price of BTU has leaped by -7.24%. And in the last five days, it has surged by 3.92%.
The stock of Peabody Energy Corp. (BTU) is currently priced at $23.58. In the last session, the stock climbed significantly, topping out at $23.62 after opening at $23.01. The day’s lowest price was $22.633 before the stock closed at $22.96.
Peabody Energy Corp. saw a rather unpredictable run in, in terms of market performance. The company’s stock reached its highest point at $32.89 on 11/30/22, while the lowest price for the same duration was marked at $17.71 on 05/30/23.
52-week price history of BTU Stock
Examining the 52-week high and low prices can provide valuable insights into a stock’s current status and future performance. Peabody Energy Corp.’s current trading price is -28.31% away from its 52-week high, while its distance from the 52-week low is 33.15%. The stock’s price range during this time has been between $17.71 and $32.89. The trading volume for the Energy sector company’s shares reached about 0.88 million for the day, which was lower than the average daily volume of 2.73 million over the last three months.
Market Capitalization vs. Financial Performance: A Comparative Study
Peabody Energy Corp. (BTU) has experienced a quarterly rise of 6.22% in its revenues when compared to the same period in the previous year. Presently, the company has a total market capitalization of 3.09B and boasts a workforce of 5500 employees.
Combining Moving Average and Trading Volume Data for Better Market Insight
Based on Barchart.com data, the company’s moving average over the 100-day period was 23.01, with a change in price of +2.73. Similarly, Peabody Energy Corp. recorded 2,850,046 in trading volume during the last 100 days, posting a change of +13.08%.
BTU’s Debt-to-Equity Ratio Cause for Concern? An In-Depth Look
The debt-to-equity (D/E) ratio is a significant metric that provides insights into a company’s financial state and market presence. By dividing a company’s current liabilities by its shareholders’ equity, the D/E ratio depicts the extent of debt used by a company to fund its assets relative to the value of its shareholders’ equity. At the time of writing, the total D/E ratio for BTU stands at 0.10. Similarly, the long-term debt-to-equity ratio is also 0.10.
BTU Stock Stochastic Average
Today, Peabody Energy Corp.’s raw stochastic average for the past 50 days stands at 41.31%, indicating a decline from the raw stochastic average of the last 20 days, which was 46.44%. Moreover, the company’s Stochastic %K and %D values over the past 20 days were 34.71% and 26.39% respectively.