Peabody Energy (BTU +1%) has performed even worse than other coal stocks, but in its upgrade of...

|About: Peabody Energy Corp. (BTUUQ)|By:, SA News Editor

Peabody Energy (BTU +1%) has performed even worse than other coal stocks, but in its upgrade of the shares, Raymond James sees an attractive entry point for this "high quality, core coal holding," with quarterly earnings likely to hit a low point this quarter, an apparent bottom in the met coal market and better prospects of natural gas helping coal.