Key Reasons to Invest in BTU
Coal has been and is projected to be the world's fastest-growing major fuel, propelled by significant demand growth from developing economies across the globe.
Peabody is the world's largest private-sector coal company and the only global pure-play coal investment.
The company delivered on our 2013 objectives, with notable operating performance, structural cost improvements, disciplined capital spending and solid cash flow.
Peabody's leading presence in the high-growth Pacific Rim region and the lowest-cost U.S. basins uniquely positions the company to manage near-term markets and have significant earnings leverage to volume and price as markets continue to improve. We benefit from an outstanding thermal and metallurgical coal portfolio and our diversity of supply and depth of market intelligence empower us to manage through all markets. We are focused on driving strong operational excellence, building on safety and productivity gains, and continue to target cost improvements as we fully realize the value of recent owner-operator conversions. We are maintaining a tight capital spending program, while exploring the sale of non-strategic reserves and positioning our company for growth through Asian business development opportunities and our global trading network. We also are advancing a major new global advocacy initiative to build awareness and support to eliminate energy poverty around the world and advance a public policy framework and investment climate for our company and industry. Peabody remains proactive across our platform and is committed to pursuing significant shareholder value creation.