Arch Coal Inc.    

 
NYSE: ACI

Address:

1 CityPlace Dr., Ste. 300

St. Louis, MO 63141-7066

United States

Phone:
(314) 994-2700

Company description

Arch Coal Inc. organized in Delaware in 1969 as Arch Mineral Corp. In July 1997, the company merged with Ashland Coal Inc. Arch Coal is one of the largest coal producers in the United States. The company sells substantially all of their coal to power plants, steel mills and industrial facilities. Arch Coal uses two primary methods of mining coal: surface mining and underground mining. The company operates three reportable business segments, which are based on the low-sulfur coal producing regions in the United States in which they operate: the Powder River Basin, the Western Bituminous region and the Central Appalachia region. Arch Coal operates 20 active mines located at 11 mining complexes throughout the United States. In 2008, the company sold coal to domestic customers located in 35 different states and exported coal to customers located in 21 countries in North America, Europe, South America, Africa and Asia.

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News and information about Arch Coal Inc.

Release: Trump Budget Proposal Would Boost Big Oil at the Expense of Clean Energy and the Environment, Cap Analysis Says
States News Service; February 15, 2018; 536 words
...oil exploration can expect another $190 billion in profits. This week, the second-largest coal company in the country, Arch Coal, announced the new tax plan would lower their tax rate to "effectively zero." "The Trump administration is clearly signaling...
Business Digest
St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO); February 14, 2018; 700+ words
...the company added. One year after bankruptcy, Arch Coal posts profit Arch Coal reported an $81.3 million profit, or $3...company emerged from bankruptcy in October 2016 Arch Coal reported $238.5 million in net income as annual...
Form 8-K: Arch Coal Files Current Report
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; February 14, 2018; 311 words
WASHINGTON, Feb. 14 -- Arch Coal Inc., St Louis, files Form 8-K (current report) with...Operations and Financial Condition.On February 13, 2018, Arch Coal, Inc. (the "Company") issued a press release containing...
Man Killed at Barbour County Mine
The Charleston Gazette (Charleston, WV); February 7, 2018; 291 words
...s department of commerce. Griffith, an electrician at the Wolf Run Mining LLC, Sentinel mine, a subsidiary of Arch Coal Inc., was killed about 4 a.m. Tuesday.The Office of Miners' Health, Safety and Training is investigating the death...
Coal-Fired Power Plant Closure Imperils Grid Security, Jobs
States News Service; January 30, 2018; 700+ words
...Shandon," the report stated. Concern Over Water Supplies Tom Altmeyer, former vice president for government affairs at Arch Coal and currently a Washington-based energy consultant, says in addition to the electricity problems, closing NGS could jeopardize...
ARCH COAL REPORTS ACQUISITION BY DIRECTOR CHAPMAN (Missouri)
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; December 5, 2017; 276 words
WASHINGTON, Dec. 5 -- Arch Co.al Inc. (ARCH), St Louis, has filed a Form 4 with the Securities and Exchange Commission noting the change in the beneficial interest held by Director James N. Chapman, St. Louis.On Nov. 30 the action involved acquisition of 2250 restricted stock units. Chapman now
ARCH COAL REPORTS ACQUISITION BY DIRECTOR EDMISTON (Missouri)
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; December 5, 2017; 277 words
WASHINGTON, Dec. 5 -- Arch Co.al Inc. (ARCH), St Louis, has filed a Form 4 with the Securities and Exchange Commission noting the change in the beneficial interest held by Director Sherman Iii Edmiston, St. Louis.On Nov. 30 the action involved acquisition of 1600 restricted stock units. Edmiston
ARCH COAL REPORTS ACQUISITION BY DIRECTOR VOGEL (Missouri)
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; December 5, 2017; 275 words
WASHINGTON, Dec. 5 -- Arch Co.al Inc. (ARCH), St Louis, has filed a Form 4 with the Securities and Exchange Commission noting the change in the beneficial interest held by Director Scott D. Vogel, St. Louis.On Nov. 30 the action involved acquisition of 1600 restricted stock units. Vogel now owns

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Industry information

NAICS codes 
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes are used to classify businesses for the purpose of collecting statistical data related to the U.S. economy. NAICS codes have been assigned to international companies to help organize all companies by type of activity.  

Primary: 212111 - Bituminous Coal and Lignite Surface Mining


 

SIC codes 
Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) codes classify establishments by their primary type of activity. SIC codes are a U.S. Census Bureau system but can apply to international companies.  

Primary: 1221 - Bituminous Coal and Lignite Surface Mining industry report