3 Things You Need to Know About Peabody Energy

Peabody Energy is the biggest coal player around. But despite its size, this megacorporation has recently struggled to keep pulling profit. With stock prices down, you might be wondering whether now is the time to make your coal claim. But before you go all in, check out the slideshow below for three things you need to know about Peabody Energy.

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