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Peabody Energy Corporation (BTU)

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Peabody Energy Corporation

Peabody Plaza
701 Market Street
St. Louis 63101
United States
314-342-3400
http://www.peabodyenergy.com

Sector(s)Energy
IndustryThermal Coal
Full-time employees6,600

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Glenn L. KellowPres, CEO & DirectorN/AN/A1968
Mr. Charles Frederick MeintjesExec. VP & COO1.18MN/A1963
Mr. Kemal WilliamsonPres of U.S. Operations986.3kN/A1960
Mr. Marc E. HathhornPres of Australian Operations1.28MN/A1971
Mr. Mark A. SpurbeckExec. VP & CFON/AN/A1973
Amounts are as of 31 December 2019, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

Peabody Energy Corporation engages in coal mining business. The company operates through Seaborne Thermal Mining, Seaborne Metallurgical Mining, Powder River Basin Mining, Midwestern U.S. Mining, Western U.S. Mining, and Corporate and Other segments. It is involved in mining, preparation, and sale of thermal coal primarily to electric utilities; mining bituminous and sub-bituminous coal deposits; and mining metallurgical coal, such as hard coking coal, semi-hard coking coal, semi-soft coking coal, and pulverized coal injection coal. The company supplies coal primarily to electricity generators, industrial facilities, and steel manufacturers. As of December 31, 2019, it owned interests in 21 coal mining operations located in the United States and Australia; and had approximately 3.6 billion tons of proven and probable coal reserves and approximately 500,000 acres of surface property through ownership and lease agreements. The company also engages in direct and brokered trading of coal and freight-related contracts, as well as provides transportation-related services, which involve financial derivative contracts and physical contracts. Peabody Energy Corporation was founded in 1883 and is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri. On April 13, 2016, Peabody Energy Corporation and its subsidiaries filed a voluntary petition for reorganization under Chapter 11 in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Missouri.

Corporate governance

Peabody Energy Corporation’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 8 December 2019 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 5; Board: 1; Shareholder rights: 3; Compensation: 3.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while 10 indicates higher governance risk.
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