Institutional Investors Supporting Peabody Energy Shares in Q3

Insiders are generally long-term investors due to restriction in making short-term profits. In contrast, wealth management institutions always have short-term investment. Wall St. Watchdog reveals information regarding the insiders and institutions which recently increased stock shares of Peabody Energy Corp. (NYSE:BTU).

SEC data indicate that these institutions significantly increased their stock shares of Peabody Energy Corp. in Q3 2011:

  • WINSLOW CAPITAL MANAGEMENT INC /MN: On 06/30/2011, held 0 shares. On 09/30/2011, held 5,148,225 shares, worth $174,061,487.
  • RCM CAPITAL MANAGEMENT LLC: On 06/30/2011, held 0 shares. On 09/30/2011, held 2,699,278 shares, worth $91,262,589.
  • MORGAN STANLEY: On 06/30/2011, held 0 shares. On 09/30/2011, held 2,277,031 shares, worth $76,986,418.
  • MUNDER CAPITAL MANAGEMENT: On 06/30/2011, held 0 shares. On 09/30/2011, held 2,018,244 shares, worth $68,236,830.

About the company: Peabody Energy Corporation mines and markets predominantly low sulfur coal, primarily for use by electric utilities. The Company also trades coal and emission allowances. Peabody owns and operates mines in Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico and Wyoming, Illinois, Indiana, and Australia. The Company also a minority interest in a Venezuelan mine through a joint venture.

Competitors to Watch: Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI), CONSOL Energy Inc. (NYSE:CNX), Massey Energy Company (NYSE:MEE), Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE:ANR), Patriot Coal Corporation (NYSE:PCX), Intl. Coal Group, Inc. (NYSE:ICO), Alliance Holdings GP, L.P. (NASDAQ:AHGP), Walter Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WLT), Oxford Resource Partners, LP (NYSE:OXF), and James River Coal Company (NASDAQ:JRCC).

(Note: Data regarding Peabody Energy Corp.’s stock holdings are sourced from whalewisdom.com. All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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