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Toggle Summary Arch Operations Receive Seven Mountaineer Guardian Safety Awards
ST. LOUIS , Nov. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ARCH) announced today that its eastern operations were recently presented with seven Mountaineer Guardian Awards by the West Virginia Office of Miners' Health , Safety and Training and the West Virginia Coal Association .
Toggle Summary Arch Operations Garner Four West Virginia Environmental Awards
ST. LOUIS , Nov. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ARCH) announced today that its eastern operations were recently honored with four awards from the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection and the West Virginia Coal Association .
Toggle Summary Arch's Mountain Laurel Mine Discontinues Longwall Operations Three Months Early, Accelerates Transition to a Room-and-Pillar Mine
ST. LOUIS , Nov. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ARCH) announced today that it has discontinued longwall operations at its Mountain Laurel mine in Logan County, West Virginia , three months earlier than planned.  The move is expected to reduce Arch's fourth quarter coking coal
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2019 Results
- Maintained excellent momentum in core coking coal franchise, with strong volumes and effective cost control - Signed agreement that will increase High-Vol A reserves at Leer mine by 24 million tons at a cost of around $2.50 per ton; will extend mine life to late 2030s - Secured $39 million in
Toggle Summary Arch Coal to Announce Third Quarter 2019 Results on October 22
ST. LOUIS, October 8, 2019 – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ARCH) will discuss its third quarter 2019 financial results in an investor conference call that will be broadcast live on Tuesday, October 22 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time. Interested participants may access the conference call by dialing (800)
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2019 Results
- Achieves Metallurgical segment gross margin of $101.8 million, or a record $53.80 per ton - Approaches 8.8 million shares repurchased since capital return program's inception, or 35 percent of initial shares outstanding - Raises midpoint of volume guidance and lowers midpoint of cost guidance for
Toggle Summary Arch Coal to Announce Second Quarter 2019 Results on July 24
ST. LOUIS , July 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ARCH) will discuss its second quarter 2019 financial results in an investor conference call that will be broadcast live on Wednesday, July 24 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time . Interested participants may access the conference call by
Toggle Summary Arch's Black Thunder Mine Honored with 2018 Wyoming DEQ Reclamation Award
ST. LOUIS , July 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ARCH) announced today that Thunder Basin Coal Company's Black Thunder Mine has been honored by the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality with its 2018 Wyoming DEQ Reclamation Award. "This is a great honor for the men and women at
Toggle Summary Arch and Peabody to combine U.S. PRB and Colorado assets in highly synergistic joint venture to unlock approximately $820 million in synergies
- JV synergies projected to average approximately $120 million per year over initial 10 years, with NPV of approximately $820 million - Optimal combination expected to create one of lowest-cost thermal coal suppliers in U.S. to strengthen competitiveness against natural gas and renewables and
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2019 Results
Achieves Metallurgical segment gross margin of $91.4 million, or a record $50.95 per ton Surpasses 8.1 million shares repurchased, or 32 percent of initial shares outstanding Announces board authorization for an additional $300 million in share buybacks Completes initial slope work and produces
Toggle Summary Arch Coal to Announce First Quarter 2019 Results on April 23
ST. LOUIS, April  10, 2019 – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ARCH) will discuss its first quarter 2019  financial results in an investor conference call that will be broadcast live on  Tuesday, April 23 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time. Interested  participants may access the conference call by dialing (800)
Toggle Summary Holly Keller Koeppel and Robert Brewster Hamill Elected to Arch Coal's Board of Directors
ST. LOUIS , March 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ARCH) announced today that Holly Keller Koeppel , a former senior executive in both the utility and financial services industries, and Robert Brewster Hamill , a retired managing director at Jefferies and Company , have been elected to
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter 2018 Results
Ships record coking coal volumes and achieves metallurgical segment gross margin of $98 million or $46.69 per ton Returns $96 million to shareholders through share repurchases and dividends Announces plans to develop a second world-class longwall mine on Leer reserves Increases recurring quarterly
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Commences Development Work on a New, World-Class Coking Coal Mine in Northern West Virginia
Expected to be among largest, lowest-cost, highest-margin U.S. coking coal mines Projected to be nearly identical to Arch's premier Leer longwall mine Will produce premium, High-Vol A coking coal for sale to global steel producers ST. LOUIS , Feb. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Arch Coal, Inc.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal to Announce Fourth Quarter 2018 Results on February 14
ST. LOUIS, January  30, 2019 – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ARCH) will discuss its fourth quarter and full  year 2018 financial results in an investor conference call that will be broadcast  live on Thursday, February 14 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time. Interested  participants may access the conference call
Toggle Summary Paul T. Demzik Joins Arch Coal Leadership Team as Chief Commercial Officer
ST. LOUIS , Jan. 2, 2019  --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ARCH) today announced that its board of directors has elected Paul T. Demzik as the company's chief commercial officer, effective immediately.  Prior to joining Arch, Demzik was head of thermal coal trading at Anglo American for five years and
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2018 Results
Returns $84 million to shareholders through share repurchases and dividends Generates highest level of Revenue, Net Income and EBITDA since emergence Records a 60-percent increase in operating margins in its PRB segment ST. LOUIS , Oct. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Arch Coal, Inc.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal to Announce Third Quarter 2018 Results on October 23
ST. LOUIS , Oct. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ARCH) will discuss its third quarter 2018 financial results in an investor conference call that will be broadcast live on Tuesday, October 23 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time . Interested participants may access the conference call by
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2018 Results
Delivers $86 million to shareholders through share repurchases and dividends Boosts share repurchase authorization by $250 million Reiterates 2018 sales volume and cost guidance for all operating segments ST. LOUIS , July 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Arch Coal, Inc.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal to Announce Second Quarter 2018 Results on July 31
ST. LOUIS, July 11, 2018 – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ARCH) will discuss its second quarter 2018 financial results in an investor conference call that will be broadcast live on Tuesday, July 31 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time. Interested participants may access the conference call by dialing (800) 930-1344
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Recognizes 10 Outstanding West Virginia Classroom Teachers
ST. LOUIS, June 8, 2018 – Arch Coal, Inc. recently named 10 outstanding West Virginia classroom teachers as recipients of the prestigious Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award. It is West Virginia's longest-running, privately sponsored teacher recognition program, now in its 29th year, and Arch's
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Honors 10 Outstanding Wyoming Classroom Teachers
ST. LOUIS, June 8, 2018 – Arch Coal, Inc. recently named 10 outstanding Wyoming classroom teachers as recipients of the prestigious Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award. It is Wyoming's longest-running, privately sponsored teacher recognition program, now in its 17th year, and Arch's signature
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Rewards Eight High School Graduates with Annual Scholarships
ST. LOUIS , May 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Arch Coal, Inc. announced today the names of eight graduating high school seniors who are the 2018 Arch Coal Scholars Program recipients. Each student will receive a $2,000 annual scholarship for up to four years to attend an accredited college or university
Toggle Summary Arch Coal CEO to Speak at Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2018 Global Metals, Mining and Steel Conference on May 17
Live webcast available ST. LOUIS , May 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ARCH) today announced that its chief executive officer, John W. Eaves , will speak at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2018 Global Metals, Mining and Steel Conference in Miami on Thursday, May 17, 2018 .
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2018 Results
ST. LOUIS , April 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ARCH) today reported net income of $60.0 million , or $2.74 per diluted share, in the first quarter of 2018, compared with net income of  $51.7 million, or $2.03 per diluted share, in the prior-year period.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal (NYSE:ARCH) to Announce First Quarter 2018 Results on April 26
ST. LOUIS, April 11, 2018 – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ARCH) will discuss its first quarter 2018 financial results in an investor conference call that will be broadcast live on Thursday, April 26 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time. Interested participants may access the conference call by dialing (800) 279-9534
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Announces Successful Repricing and Amendment to Credit Agreement
ST. LOUIS, April 3, 2018 – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ARCH) announced today that it has successfully completed an amendment to its credit agreement to further reduce the interest rate on its senior secured term loan facility. The new interest rate for the approximately $300 million term loan facility
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Results
Returns $326 million to shareholders in 2017 Repurchases 16 percent of total shares outstanding Announces increase in quarterly dividend to $0.40 per share ST. LOUIS , Feb. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ARCH) today reported net income of $81.3 million , or $3.64 per diluted
Toggle Summary Arch Coal (NYSE:ARCH) to Announce Fourth Quarter 2017 Results on Feb. 13
ST. LOUIS, January 23, 2018 – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ARCH) will discuss its fourth quarter and full year 2017 financial results in an investor conference call that will be broadcast live on Tuesday, February 13 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time. Interested participants may access the conference call by
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Announces Stock Repurchase Agreement with Monarch Alternative Capital
ST. LOUIS , Dec. 11, 2017 --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ARCH) ("Arch") today announced that it has entered into a stock repurchase agreement with certain investment funds managed by Monarch Alternative Capital LP (collectively, "Monarch"). Under the terms of the stock repurchase agreement, Arch has
Toggle Summary Arch Coal operations receive national coal mining reclamation awards
ST LOUIS, Nov. 21, 2017 – Arch Coal, Inc. today announced that its Coal-Mac operation in West Virginia recently received one of two national mining reclamation awards presented by the U.S. Department of the Interior’s Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSMRE) division, while
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2017 Results
Provides $175 million to shareholders through share repurchases and dividends Announces $200 million increase in share repurchase authorization ST. LOUIS , Oct. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ARCH) today reported net income of $68.4 million , or $2.83 per diluted share, in the
Toggle Summary Arch Coal (NYSE:ARCH) to Announce Third Quarter 2017 Results on October 31
ST. LOUIS , Oct. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ARCH) will discuss its third quarter 2017 financial results in an investor conference call that will be broadcast live on Tuesday, October 31 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time . Interested participants may access the conference call by
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Announces Successful Repricing and Amendment to Credit Agreement
ST. LOUIS , Sept. 25, 2017 --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ARCH) announced today that it has successfully completed an amendment to its credit agreement to reduce the interest rate on its senior secured term loan facility. "We are pleased to have completed this amendment, which further improves our
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Announces Stock Repurchase Agreement with Monarch Alternative Capital
ST. LOUIS , Sept. 13, 2017  --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ARCH) ("Arch") today announced that it has entered into a stock repurchase agreement with certain investment funds managed by Monarch Alternative Capital LP (collectively, "Monarch"). Under the terms of the stock repurchase agreement, Arch has
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results
Returns $60 million to shareholders through share repurchases and dividends Raises 2017 coking coal sales guidance Announces sale of Lone Mountain Processing complex ST. LOUIS , July 27, 2017  -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ARCH) today reported second quarter 2017 net income of $37.2 million , or
Toggle Summary Arch Coal (NYSE:ARCH) to Announce Second Quarter 2017 Results on July 27
ST. LOUIS, July 11, 2017 – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ARCH) will discuss its second quarter 2017 financial results in an investor conference call that will be broadcast live on Thursday, July 27 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time. Interested participants may access the conference call by dialing (888) 205-6458
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Honors 10 West Virginia Classroom Teachers
ST. LOUIS, May 30, 2017 – Arch Coal, Inc. recently named 10 outstanding West Virginia classroom teachers as recipients of the prestigious Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award. It is West Virginia's longest-running, privately sponsored teacher recognition program, now in its 28th year.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Honors 10 Wyoming Classroom Teachers
ST. LOUIS, May 30, 2017 – Arch Coal recently named 10 outstanding Wyoming classroom teachers as recipients of the prestigious Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award. It is Wyoming's longest-running, privately sponsored teacher recognition program, now in its 17th year.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Awards Scholarships to Eight High School Graduates
ST. LOUIS, May 18, 2017 – Arch Coal, Inc. announced today that eight outstanding high school graduating seniors were chosen as 2017 Arch Coal Scholars. Each student will receive a $2,000 annual scholarship for up to four years to attend an accredited college or university of their choice.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2017 Results
Earnings per share increase 55 percent Board announces capital redeployment plan ST. LOUIS , May 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ARCH) today reported first quarter 2017 net income of $51.7 million , or $2.03 per diluted share, compared with $33.4 million , or $1.31 per diluted
Toggle Summary Arch Coal (NYSE:ARCH) to Announce First Quarter 2017 Results on May 2
ST. LOUIS , April 17, 2017 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ARCH) will discuss its first quarter 2017 financial results in an investor conference call that will be webcast live on Tuesday, May 2 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time . The webcast will be accessible via the "investor" section of the Arch Coal website
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Announces Successful Closing of $300 Million Senior Secured Term Loan Facility
ST. LOUIS , March 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ARCH) today announced that it has successfully refinanced its senior secured term loan and, in response to strong demand and very attractive rates, has upsized the term loan to $300 million from the previously announced level of
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Increases Equity Ownership in Strategic Export Facility
Strengthens access to seaborne metallurgical markets ST. LOUIS , March 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ARCH) today announced that it has expanded its equity share in Dominion Terminal Associates (DTA), a coal export terminal in Newport News, Virginia .
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Receives Top Safety Honors in West Virginia
Honored with West Virginia’s Excellence in Reforestation award Earns 11 state safety and environmental accolades overall ST. LOUIS, February 24, 2017 – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ARCH) today announced that its West Virginia operations earned 11 prestigious safety and environmental awards, including the
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Announces Plans to Refinance Existing First Lien Term Loan Facility
ST. LOUIS , Feb. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ARCH) announced today that it is seeking to refinance its first lien term loan facility with the proceeds from a seven-year $250 million first lien term loan B facility and cash on hand.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter 2016 Results
Delivers strong cost performance in each operating segment Simplified capital structure with solid cash position Initiates 2017 full-year guidance ST. LOUIS , Feb. 8, 2017 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ARCH) today reported fourth quarter 2016 net income of $33.4 million or $1.31 per diluted share.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal (NYSE:ARCH) to Announce Fourth Quarter 2016 Results on Feb. 8
ST. LOUIS , Jan. 25, 2017 Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ARCH) will discuss its fourth quarter 2016 financial results in an investor conference call that will be webcast live on Wednesday, Feb. 8 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern time . Participating on the call will be Arch's Chief Executive Officer John W.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Files Form 10-Q
Covers final quarter of financial restructuring ST. LOUIS , Nov. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ARCH) today announced that it has filed its third quarter 10-Q with the Securities and Exchange Commission ( SEC ). The filing covers a time period in which Arch was under Chapter 11
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Successfully Completes Financial Restructuring and Emerges from Chapter 11
Equity to trade on NYSE under the symbol ARCH ST. LOUIS, October 5, 2016 – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ARCH) today announced that it has successfully completed its financial restructuring and emerged from court protection, with new equity that will trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Operation Honored with Prestigious Sentinels of Safety Award
ST LOUIS, October 3, 2016 – Arch Coal, Inc. announced today its Vindex Energy’s Wolf Den Run mine recently earned the prestigious Sentinels of Safety Award for outstanding safety performance in 2015 among small-scale surface coal mines. In 2015, Wolf Den employees worked 27,552 hours with a
Toggle Summary Arch Coal’s Leer Mine Honored with 2016 Coal Sector Innovation Award
ST LOUIS, October 3, 2016 – Arch Coal, Inc. announced today that its Tygart Valley Leer mining complex located in Taylor County, W.Va., received the 2016 Technology Innovation Award in the coal sector. The award, presented by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH),
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Plan of Reorganization Confirmed by Court
Expects to Emerge from Chapter 11 in the Coming Weeks ST. LOUIS , Sept. 13, 2016 -- Arch Coal, Inc. ("Arch" or the "company") today announced that, just over eight months after filing for Chapter 11, the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Missouri has confirmed its Amended
Toggle Summary Arch Continues Teacher Recognition Programs in West Virginia, Wyoming
ST. LOUIS , Sept. 9, 2016 - Arch Coal kicked off its signature Teacher Achievement Awards Program today in West Virginia and Wyoming . It is the longest-running, privately sponsored teacher recognition program in both states. "Arch Coal relies on superior classroom teachers to engage and instruct
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Proposed Board of Directors
Board to Consist of Seven Highly-Qualified and Experienced Executives ST. LOUIS, September 6, 2016 – Arch Coal, Inc. today announced the proposed composition of its new board of directors. Subject to the Court's confirmation of the company's Plan of Reorganization, the term of the new board members
Toggle Summary Arch Coal’s Coal Creek and West Elk Mines Earn Top Safety Awards Among Mines in Eight States
ST. LOUIS, July 25, 2016 – Arch Coal today announced that Thunder Basin Coal Company’s Coal Creek mine and Mountain Coal Company’s West Elk mine recently received major multi-state safety awards from the Rocky Mountain Coal Mining Institute (RMCMI).
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Disclosure Statement Approved By Court
ST. LOUIS , July 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Arch Coal, Inc. ("Arch" or the "company") today announced that the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Missouri has approved the Disclosure Statement filed in connection with the company's proposed Plan of Reorganization (the "Plan").
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Global Settlement That Facilitates Consensual Completion of Financial Restructuring
ST. LOUIS – July 5, 2016 – Arch Coal, Inc. ("Arch" or the "company") today announced that it has secured a global settlement with certain of its senior secured lenders that hold more than 66 2/3% of its first lien term loan and the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors (the "UCC").
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Thunder Basin Honored with Top Safety and Reclamation Awards in Wyoming
ST. LOUIS , June 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Arch Coal, Inc. today announced that its Thunder Basin Coal Company subsidiary recently earned top honors for reclamation excellence from the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) and for surface mine safety from the State Mine Inspector at the
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Files Amended Plan of Reorganization and Disclosure Statement
ST. LOUIS , June 15, 2016 -- Arch Coal, Inc. ("Arch" or the "company") today announced that it has filed an amended Plan of Reorganization (the "Plan") and a related Disclosure Statement with the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Missouri .
Toggle Summary 13 Wyoming Teachers Receive 2016 Arch Coal Golden Apple Certificates
Wright, Wyo., May 25, 2016 – Golden Apple Awards certificates were presented to 13 excellent classroom teachers today by the Arch Coal Foundation. The Golden Apples are part of the Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards program, which recently recognized 10 outstanding Wyoming teachers with its top
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Awards Scholarships to 11 High School Graduates
ST. LOUIS, May 19, 2016 – The Arch Coal Foundation announced today that 11 high school graduating seniors were chosen as 2016 Arch Coal Scholars. Each student will receive a $2,000 annual scholarship to an accredited college or university for up to four years.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Honors 10 Wyoming Classroom Teachers
ST. LOUIS, May 12, 2016 – The Arch Coal Foundation recently named 10 exceptional Wyoming classroom teachers as recipients of the prestigious Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award. It is Wyoming's longest-running, privately sponsored teacher recognition program, now in its 16th year.
Toggle Summary West Virginia Teachers Honored with 2016 Arch Coal Golden Apple Awards
Charleston, W.Va., April 19, 2016 – The Arch Coal Foundation presented 11 West Virginia teachers today with its Golden Apple Award. The Golden Apple Awards are part of the Arch Coal Foundation's prestigious teacher recognition program, which recently honored 10 outstanding West Virginia classroom
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Honors 10 West Virginia Classroom Teachers
ST. LOUIS, March 28, 2016 – The Arch Coal Foundation recently named 10 exceptional West Virginia classroom teachers as recipients of the prestigious Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award. It is West Virginia's longest-running, privately sponsored teacher recognition program, now in its 28th year.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Suspends Permitting Efforts for Otter Creek Reserves
Emphasizes focus on core assets ST. LOUIS, March 10, 2016 – Arch Coal, Inc. today announced that it is suspending efforts to secure a mining permit for the Otter Creek coal reserves near Ashland in southeastern Montana, due to capital constraints, near-term weakness in coal markets and an extended
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Achieves Record Safety and Environmental Performance
Earns top West Virginia honors; Garners 14 state awards overall ST. LOUIS, January 28, 2016 – Arch Coal, Inc. today announced that it set new records in safety and environmental performance in 2015, surpassing the company's previous best-in-class performance.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Receives Court Approval of "First Day" Motions to Support Business
Obtains interim approval of $275 million in debtor-in-possession (DIP) financing Mining operations and customer shipments to continue in the ordinary course ST. LOUIS , Jan. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --  Arch Coal, Inc. ("Arch" or the "company") (NYSE: ACI) today announced that the company has received
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Reaches Agreement with Senior Lenders to Restructure Balance Sheet and Reduce Debt
Elects to file Chapter 11 reorganization to facilitate financial restructuring Mining operations and customer shipments to continue uninterrupted Company has sufficient liquidity to support mining activities throughout restructuring process ST. LOUIS , Jan.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Elects To Exercise Interest Payment Grace Period; Continues Discussions With Creditors Regarding Balance Sheet Restructuring
ST. LOUIS , Dec. 15, 2015 --  Arch Coal, Inc. ("Arch") (NYSE: ACI) today announced that it has elected to exercise the 30-day grace period under its indenture agreements with holders of its 9.875% Senior Notes due 2019, the 7.00% Senior Notes due 2019 and the 7.25% Senior Notes due 2021.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Receives Notice Regarding NYSE Listing Criteria
ST. LOUIS , Dec. 10, 2015 --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) (" Arch Coal ") today announced that it has been notified by the New York Stock Exchange Regulation, Inc. , that it is not in compliance with the New York Stock Exchange, Inc.'s (" NYSE ") continued listing standards.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Awards Teaching Grants to Nine Delta County Teachers
SOMERSET, Colo., Nov. 17, 2015 – Nine Delta County teachers have been named recipients of innovative teaching grants by the Arch Coal Foundation, according to Jim Miller, general manager of Mountain Coal Company's West Elk mine. This is the ninth year that the Arch Coal Foundation has set aside
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2015 Results
Quarterly Adjusted EBITDA of $135 million Strong operational performance drives improved cash margins in all regions Quarterly results include more than $2.1 billion in asset impairments due to deteriorating market conditions   Earnings Highlights Quarter Ended Nine Months Ended In $ millions,
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Announces Termination of Private Debt Exchange Offers
Due to recent court decision and other factors, Arch has determined that conditions have not and will not be satisfied. Arch continues active dialogue with various creditors with respect to a balance sheet restructuring. ST. LOUIS , Oct. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Arch Coal, Inc.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal (NYSE:ACI) to Announce Third Quarter 2015 Results on November 9
ST. LOUIS , Oct. 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its third quarter 2015 financial results in a conference call that will be webcast live on Monday, November 9 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern time . Participating on the call will be Arch Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Toggle Summary Interior Department Honors Arch Coal's Mountain Laurel Complex with National Good Neighbor Award for Superior Community Outreach
ST. LOUIS (October 12, 2015) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) and its operating subsidiary Mingo Logan Coal Company were recognized by the U.S. Department of Interior's Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSMRE) for demonstrating exemplary interaction, communication and involvement
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Announces Extension of Private Debt Exchange Offers and Support Agreement
ST. LOUIS , Sept. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --  Arch Coal, Inc. ("Arch") (NYSE:ACI) today announced the extension of its (i) pending private offer to exchange (the "2020 Exchange Offer") new 6.25% Trust Certificates due 2021 (the "Trust Certificates") and a cash payment for any and all of its
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Continues Multi-State Teacher Recognition Program
ST. LOUIS , Sept. 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Arch Coal Foundation officially kicked off its popular Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards program today in two states where Arch has significant mining operations – West Virginia and Wyoming . The announcement was made by Deck S.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Senior Vice President of Strategy and Public Policy Comments on Proposed Stream Protection Rule
ST. LOUIS, September 1, 2015 – Arch Coal Senior Vice President of Strategy and Public Policy Deck Slone will present Arch Coal's initial comments on the proposed stream protection rule to the Office of Surface Mining (OSM) later this evening at a listening session in Denver.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Announces Extension of Private Debt Exchange Offers and Support Agreement
ST. LOUIS , Aug. 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --  Arch Coal, Inc. ("Arch") (NYSE: ACI) today announced the extension of its (i) pending private offer to exchange (the "2020 Exchange Offer") new 6.25% Trust Certificates due 2021 (the "Trust Certificates") and a cash payment for any and all of its
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Kicks Off Popular Innovative Teaching Grants Program; Announces Format Changes
SOMERSET, Colo., Aug. 24, 2015 – The Arch Coal Foundation is making a significant change to its popular Delta County Innovative Teaching Grants Program for the 2015-2016 school year. The announcement was made by Jim Miller, general manager of Mountain Coal Company's West Elk mine.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Senior Vice President of Strategy and Public Policy Testifies at DOI Listening Session in Denver
ST. LOUIS, August 18, 2015 – Deck Slone, Arch Coal's senior vice president of strategy and public policy, today testified at a Department of Interior (DOI) listening session in Golden, Colorado, on potential reforms to the federal coal program. In his remarks, Slone commended the department for the
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Announces Extension of Private Debt Exchange Offers
ST. LOUIS, August 17, 2015 – Arch Coal, Inc. ("Arch") (NYSE:ACI) today announced the extension of its (i) pending private offer to exchange (the "2020 Exchange Offer") new 6.25% Trust Certificates due 2021 (the "Trust Certificates") and a cash payment for any and all of its outstanding 7.25% Senior
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Announces Extension of Private Debt Exchange Offers
ST. LOUIS, August 5, 2015 – Arch Coal, Inc. ("Arch") (NYSE:ACI) today announced the extension of its (i) pending private offer to exchange (the "2020 Exchange Offer") new 6.25% Trust Certificates due 2021 (the "Trust Certificates") and a cash payment for any and all of its outstanding 7.25% Senior
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Announces Extension of Private Debt Exchange Offer
ST. LOUIS, August 3, 2015 –Arch Coal, Inc. ("Arch") (NYSE:ACI) today announced the extension of its pending private offer to exchange (the "2020 Exchange Offer") new 6.25% Trust Certificates due 2021 (the "Trust Certificates") and a cash payment for any and all of its outstanding 7.25% Senior Notes
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Responds to Final "Clean Power Plan" Rule
ST. LOUIS , Aug. 2, 2015 --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) issued the following statement in response to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's final "Clean Power Plan" rule. "The Administration seems increasingly desperate to salvage an ill-advised and poorly designed rule, which won't work,
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2015 Results
Quarterly Adjusted EBITDA of $45 million All operating regions cash flow positive for first half of year Revised SG&A and capex expectations reduce 2015 spend by $27 million Earnings Highlights Quarter Ended Six Months Ended In $ millions, except per share data 6/30/15 6/30/14 6/30/15 6/30/14
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Announces Term Loan Lenders Have Sent Letter to Term Loan Administrative Agent Directing it to Not Cooperate With Exchange Offer; Arch Coal Believes Letter is Without Merit and Will Contest Vigorously
ST. LOUIS, July 29, 2015 – Arch Coal, Inc. ("Arch Coal") (NYSE:ACI) previously disclosed that it is conducting (a) a private offer to exchange (the "2020 Notes Exchange Offer") new 6.25% Trust Certificates due 2021 (the "Trust Certificates") issued by a pass-through trust (the "Trust") and a cash
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Announces Postponement of One-For-Ten Reverse Stock Split
ST. LOUIS, July 27, 2015 – Arch Coal, Inc. ("Arch") (NYSE:ACI) today announced that for administrative purposes it is postponing its previously announced one-for-ten reverse stock split of Arch's common stock. The reverse stock split previously was expected to take place after market close on July
Toggle Summary Arch Coal (NYSE:ACI) to Announce Second Quarter 2015 Results on July 30
ST. LOUIS, July 24, 2015 – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its second quarter 2015 financial results in a conference call that will be webcast live on Thursday, July 30 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern time. Participating on the call will be Arch Chairman and Chief Executive Officer John W.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Announces Extension of Early Tender Deadline in Private Debt Exchange Offer
ST. LOUIS, July 22, 2015 – Arch Coal, Inc. ("Arch") (NYSE:ACI) today announced the extension of the Early Tender Time for its pending private offer to exchange (the "Exchange Offer") new 6.25% Trust Certificates due 2021 (the "Trust Certificates"), 8.00% Senior Secured Notes due 2022 (the "New 2022
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Announces One-For-Ten Reverse Stock Split
ST. LOUIS, July 20, 2015 – Arch Coal, Inc. ("Arch") (NYSE:ACI) today announced a one-for-ten reverse stock split of Arch's common stock. Arch's stockholders granted authority to the Arch Board of Directors to effect this reverse stock split at the company's annual meeting of stockholders on April
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Announces Receipt of Requisite Consent for 2020 Exchange Offer and Extension of Private Debt Exchange Offers
ST. LOUIS, July 17, 2015 — Arch Coal, Inc. ("Arch") (NYSE:ACI) today announced the receipt of required consents in connection with its pending private offer to exchange (the "2020 Exchange Offer") new 6.25% Trust Certificates due 2021 (the "Trust Certificates") and a cash payment for any and all of
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Announces Private Debt Exchange Offer for its 7.000% Senior Notes due 2019, 9.875% Senior Notes due 2019 and 7.250% Senior Notes due 2021
ST. LOUIS , July 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --  Arch Coal, Inc. ("Arch") (NYSE:ACI) today announced the launch of a private offer to exchange (the "Exchange Offer") new 6.25% Trust Certificates due 2021 (the "Trust Certificates"), 8.00% Senior Secured Notes due 2022 (the "New 2022 Secured Notes")
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Announces Private Debt Exchange Offer for its 7.25% Senior Notes due 2020; Majority Holders Have Agreed to Participate
ST. LOUIS , July 2, 2015 --  Arch Coal, Inc. ("Arch") (NYSE:ACI) today announced the launch of a private offer to exchange (the "Exchange Offer") new 6.25% Trust Certificates due 2021 (the "Trust Certificates") and a cash payment for any and all of its outstanding 7.25% Senior Notes due 2020
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Receives Continued Listing Standard Notice from NYSE; Taking Steps to Regain Compliance with Minimum Share Price Standard
ST. LOUIS, May 22, 2015 – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) announced today that it received notice on May 21, 2015 from the New York Stock Exchange (the "NYSE") that it does not presently satisfy the NYSE's continued listing standard requiring the average closing price of a listed company's common stock
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Awards Scholarships to 16 High School Graduates
ST. LOUIS, May 14, 2015 – The Arch Coal Foundation announced today that 16 recent high school graduates have been chosen as 2015 Arch Coal Scholars. Each student will receive a $2,000 annual scholarship to an accredited college or university for up to four years.
Toggle Summary 14 Wyoming Teachers Receive 2015 Arch Coal Golden Apple Awards Certificates
WRIGHT, Wyo., May 11, 2015 – Golden Apple Awards certificates were presented to 14 outstanding classroom teachers today by the Arch Coal Foundation. The Golden Apple Awards are part of the Arch Coal Foundation's teacher recognition program, which recently honored 10 superior Wyoming teachers with
Toggle Summary 10 Wyoming Educators Earn Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards
GILLETTE, Wyo., April 30, 2015 – The Arch Coal Foundation named 10 outstanding Wyoming teachers today as recipients of the prestigious Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award. Now in its 15th year, it is Wyoming's longest-running, privately sponsored teacher recognition program.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Board of Directors Succession Plan
John Eaves Elected to Succeed Wes Taylor as Chairman of the Board; Paul Hanrahan Elected Lead Independent Director; Paul Lang Elected President and Chief Operating Officer ST. LOUIS, April. 23, 2015 – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced several changes to its board of directors in keeping
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2015 Results
Quarterly Adj. EBITDA increases threefold versus the prior-year quarter Arch's first quarter cash margin per ton expands 12% versus the prior quarter Strong operational quarter drives down Appalachian 2015 cost-per-ton guidance Earnings Highlights Quarter Ended In $ millions, except per share data
Toggle Summary West Virginia Teachers Honored with 2015 Arch Coal Golden Apple Awards
CHARLESTON, W.Va., April 13, 2015 – The Arch Coal Foundation presented 17 West Virginia teachers today with its Golden Apple Award. The Golden Apple Awards are part of the Arch Coal Foundation's teacher recognition program, which recently honored 12 outstanding West Virginia classroom teachers with
Toggle Summary Arch Coal (NYSE:ACI) to Announce First Quarter 2015 Results on April 21
ST. LOUIS, April  9, 2015 – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its first quarter 2015 financial results in a conference call that will be webcast live on Tuesday, April 21 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time. Participating on the call will be Arch President and Chief Executive Officer John W.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Honors 12 West Virginia Classroom Teachers
CHARLESTON, W.Va., March 30, 2015 – The Arch Coal Foundation named 12 outstanding West Virginia classroom teachers today as recipients of the prestigious Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award. It is West Virginia's longest-running, privately sponsored teacher recognition program, now in its 27th
Toggle Summary Hecla Mining Executive, James A. Sabala, Elected to Arch Coal's Board of Directors
ST.  LOUIS, February 26, 2015 – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that James  A. Sabala, 60, has been elected to its board of directors, effective immediately.  Sabala will serve on the board's audit and finance committees. "We are very pleased to welcome Jim to our
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's West Elk Mine Garners Three Colorado State Awards
SOMERSET, Colo. February 20, 2015 – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that Mountain Coal Company's West Elk mine employees were honored with Colorado's top coal mine safety award and two state environmental awards at the 117th annual National Western Mining Conference and Exhibition in
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Recognized for Operational Excellence by the State of West Virginia, Takes Home Nine Safety and Environmental Awards
ST. LOUIS, Feb. 5, 2015 – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that its Appalachian operations in West Virginia were recently recognized for safety and environmental excellence, earning a total of nine state awards at the Annual West Virginia Mining Symposium held on January 28-30.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Results
Fourth quarter adj. EBITDA triples versus the prior-year quarter Leer mine drives Appalachian cost-per-ton guidance down in 2015 Available liquidity in excess of $1.2 billion at Dec. 31, 2014 Earnings Highlights Quarter Ended Year Ended In $ millions, except per share data 12/31/14 12/31/13
Toggle Summary Arch Coal (NYSE:ACI) to Announce Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Results on Feb. 3
ST. LOUIS, Jan. 16, 2015 – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its fourth quarter and full year 2014 financial results in a conference call that will be webcast live on Tuesday, Feb. 3 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern time. Participating on the call will be Arch President and Chief Executive Officer John
Toggle Summary Jim Florczak to Retire as Treasurer after 16 Years with the Company; Matt Giljum Named Vice President, Finance and Treasurer
ST. LOUIS (December 11, 2014) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that James E. Florczak, Arch's treasurer, will retire at the end of January after a 16-year career with Arch Coal. He will be succeeded by Matthew C. Giljum, who will become vice president, finance and treasurer at that
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Expresses Serious Concerns about EPA's Proposed GHG Regulations
ST. LOUIS, December 1, 2014 – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) filed comments today expressing deep and serious concerns about the EPA's proposed Clean Power Plan. "Already promulgated regulations are expected to drive the shut-down of as much as 20 percent of America's coal-based fleet, which is the
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Awards 25 Grants to Support Student Learning in Delta County
SOMERSET, Colo., Nov. 7, 2014 – The Arch Coal Foundation announced the recipients of its teaching grants program in Delta County, awarding $10,000 in grants to 25 deserving teachers. Announcement of the grants was made by Jim Miller, general manager of Mountain Coal Company's West Elk mine.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2014 Results
Third quarter adj. EBITDA increases versus the prior-year quarter Quarterly western cash margin expands sequentially on improving rail service Arch's liquidity reaches $1.3 billion, with $1.05 billion in cash and investments Earnings Highlights Quarter Ended Nine Months Ended In $ millions, except
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Schedules Release of Third Quarter 2014 Results on October 28; Provides Preliminary Third Quarter Financial Results
ST. LOUIS, Oct. 13, 2014 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that it will issue its third quarter 2014 earnings release before the market opens on Tuesday, Oct. 28 , and will post it to the company's website at that time. The company also will discuss its third quarter financial results
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Continues Annual Teacher Recognition Programs
ST. LOUIS, Sept. 10, 2014 - The Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards, the longest running, privately sponsored teacher recognition programs in West Virginia and Wyoming, kicked off today in the two states, according to Deck S. Slone, senior vice president of Arch Coal, Inc.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal President and CEO to Speak at Barclays 2014 CEO Energy/Power Conference on Sept. 4, Live Webcast Available
ST. LOUIS, Aug. 29, 2014 --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its President and Chief Executive Officer, John W. Eaves , will speak at the Barclays Capital 2014 CEO Energy/Power Conference in New York City on Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014 .
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Vindex Energy Earns Multi-State Environmental Award
MOUNTAIN LAKE PARK, Md., Aug. 6, 2014 --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that Vindex Energy Corporation has received the 2013 Excellence in Reforestation regional award from the Appalachian Regional Reforestation Initiative (ARRI). The award recognizes Vindex's Maryland -based
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Toggle Summary Arch Coal Idles Cumberland River Coal Complex
APPALACHIA, Va., July 21, 2014  --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that it is idling the Cumberland River Coal Company complex ("Cumberland River"), located in Wise County, Va. , and Letcher County, Ky. Cumberland River comprises two underground operations and related
Toggle Summary Arch Coal (NYSE:ACI) to Announce Second Quarter 2014 Results on July 29
ST. LOUIS, July 14, 2014 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its second quarter 2014 financial results in a conference call that will be webcast live on Tuesday, July 29 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern time. Participating on the call will be Arch President and Chief Executive Officer John W.
Toggle Summary First Crude Oil Unit Train Departs Meritage Midstream’s Black Thunder Terminal
99-car train is bound for an East Coast refinery via Union Pacific railroad Phase I truck-to train transload service available at Black Thunder Phase II rapid load service to begin in early 2015 Meritage expands crude oil team DENVER - Meritage Midstream Services II, LLC (“Meritage Midstream”)
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Earns National Corporate Social Responsibility Award
ST. LOUIS , June 10, 2014 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced its signature community program has been named among the nation's best by Bulldog Reporter . Arch Coal earned the silver 2014 Bulldog Corporate Social Responsibility Award for the Best Campaign Supporting Education for its
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Comments on EPA's Greenhouse Gas Regulations
ST. LOUIS , June 9, 2014  -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) issued the following statement as a follow-up to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's proposed greenhouse gas regulations announced on June 2 : "After analyzing EPA's 645-page proposal and supporting technical documents, it is
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Thunder Basin Honored with Top Reclamation Award in Wyoming
ST. LOUIS , June 6, 2014  --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its Thunder Basin Coal Company subsidiary earned top honors for reclamation excellence from the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ). The 2014 State of Wyoming Reclamation Award was presented to
Toggle Summary 14 Wyoming Teachers Honored with 2014 Arch Coal Golden Apple Certificates
WRIGHT, Wyo. May 27, 2014 – The Arch Coal Foundation presented 14 Wyoming teachers today with its Golden Apple Awards certificates. The Golden Apple Awards are part of the Arch Coal Foundation's teacher recognition program, which recently honored 10 outstanding Wyoming classroom teachers with its
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Awards Scholarships to 15 High School Graduates
Arch Coal Foundation Awards Scholarships to 15 High School Graduates ST. LOUIS, May 15, 2014 – The Arch Coal Foundation announced today that 15 recent high school graduates were chosen as 2014 Arch Coal Scholars. Each student will receive a $2,000 annual scholarship to an accredited college or
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's West Elk Mine Earns Three Colorado Awards for "Best of Best" Environmental Care, Five-Year Safety Leadership
SOMERSET, Colo. , May 8, 2014  --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that employees of Mountain Coal Company's West Elk mine recently were honored with three of Colorado's top awards: Best of Best Environmental Award, Excellence in Coal Mine Reclamation Award and Excellence in
Toggle Summary 10 Wyoming Educators Earn 2014 Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards
GILLETTE, Wyo., May 7, 2014 – The Arch Coal Foundation named 10 outstanding Wyoming teachers today as recipients of the prestigious Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award. Now in its 14th year, it is Wyoming's longest-running, privately sponsored teacher recognition program.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Donates 250 Trees to St. Louis for 250th Birthday Bash
250 Volunteers Plant 250 Trees on May 2 to Celebrate St. Louis’ 250 Birthday ST. LOUIS, April 25, 2014 – Arch Coal and St. Louis County Parks have teamed up to commemorate the 250th birthday of St. Louis by planting 250 trees with 250 volunteers. The community is invited to participate at St.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2014 Results
U.S. thermal coal market strengthening in 2014 Leer mine driving Appalachian cost-per-ton guidance reduction for 2014 Company proactively reducing 2014 metallurgical coal sales due to soft markets ST. LOUIS , April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Arch Coal, Inc.
Toggle Summary West Virginia Teachers Honored with 2014 Arch Coal Golden Apple Awards
CHARLESTON, W.Va., April 16, 2014 – The Arch Coal Foundation presented 11 West Virginia teachers today with its Golden Apple Award. The Golden Apple Awards are part of the Arch Coal Foundation's teacher recognition program, which recently honored 12 outstanding West Virginia classroom teachers with
Toggle Summary Arch Coal (NYSE:ACI) to Announce First Quarter 2014 Results on April 22
ST. LOUIS , April 7, 2014  -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its first quarter 2014 financial results in a conference call that will be webcast live on Tuesday, April 22 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time . Participating on the call will be Arch President and Chief Executive Officer John W.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Named Among InformationWeek Elite 100 as One of Nation's Top Business Technology Innovators
ST. LOUIS , April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today earned a spot in the 2014 InformationWeek Elite 100.   This marks the ninth consecutive year that Arch Coal has been ranked one of the nation's most innovative users of business technology by InformationWeek.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Honors 12 West Virginia Classroom Teachers
CHARLESTON, W.Va., March 31, 2014 -- The Arch Coal Foundation named 12 outstanding West Virginia classroom teachers today as recipients of the prestigious Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award. It is West Virginia's longest-running, privately sponsored teacher recognition program, and this is the
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Sells Hazard Thermal Mining Complex to Blackhawk
Transaction Aligned with Arch's Strategy to Divest Non-Strategic Assets ST. LOUIS, March 5, 2014 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) ("Arch") today announced that it has sold its Hazard ("Hazard") subsidiary to Blackhawk Mining, LLC ("Blackhawk") for $26.3 million in cash, prior to post-closing
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Changes to Leadership Team
John Ziegler Elected Chief Commercial Officer, Allen Kelley Elected VP of HR ST. LOUIS, March 4, 2014 -- The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced two changes to the company's senior management team. John A. Ziegler, Jr. has been elected chief commercial officer,
Toggle Summary Chairman Steve Leer to Retire from Arch Coal's Board Following Long, Distinguished Tenure
Wes Taylor Elected as Next Chair; Paul Lang Joins Board   ST. LOUIS , Feb. 28, 2014 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced several changes to its board of directors. Chairman Steven F. Leer , 61, will retire from Arch's board following the company's annual shareholder meeting on April
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Sale of Manufacturing Unit ADDCAR for $21 Million
ST. LOUIS , Feb. 10, 2014 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that it has sold ADDCAR Systems, L.L.C. to UGM Holdings Pty. Ltd. for a total of $21 million . ADDCAR has been a wholly owned subsidiary of Arch Coal since the International Coal Group (ICG) acquisition in 2011.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal (NYSE:ACI) Announces Annual Dividend
ST. LOUIS , Feb. 10, 2014  -- The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today declared an annual cash dividend of $0.01 per share on the company's common stock. The annual cash dividend of $0.01 per share is payable in full on March 14, 2014 to ACI shareholders of record on
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Results
U.S. generator coal stockpiles reached lowest year-end level since 2006 Leer mine to increase metallurgical sales volume and reduce costs in 2014 Arch expects to significantly reduce capital spending in 2014 ST. LOUIS , Feb. 4, 2014 -- Arch Coal, Inc.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Earns Three Top West Virginia Safety and Environmental Awards; Garners 10 Awards Overall
CHARLESTON, W.Va. , Jan. 31, 2014  -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that its Appalachian operations earned 10 prestigious safety and environmental awards in West Virginia , including three of the state's top honors for mine reclamation and mine safety.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Comments on Fourth Quarter Production Levels; Schedules Release of Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Results on Feb. 4
ST. LOUIS , Jan. 21, 2014  -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that lower-than-planned shipment levels in the Powder River Basin and reduced production levels at the Mountain Laurel complex in Appalachia will impact its fourth quarter 2013 financial results.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal President of Eastern U.S. Operations Charles Snavely Retiring; Gary Bennett Named Successor
SCOTT DEPOT, W.Va. , Jan. 7, 2014 --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that Charles G. Snavely has elected to retire as president of the company's eastern U.S. operations, following an exceptional 35-year career in the coal industry. "Charles has made a significant contribution to
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Completion of Financing Transactions
Actions Increase Liquidity, Extend Debt Maturities and Enhance Financial Flexibility ST. LOUIS , Dec. 17, 2013  -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced the successful completion of a series of financing transactions, including amendments to its senior secured credit facility, a $300
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Completes Consent Solicitation for Its 8.750% Senior Notes due 2016
ST. LOUIS, Dec. 13, 2013 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that it has successfully completed its consent solicitation with respect to its 8.750% Senior Notes due 2016 (CUSIP No. 039380AB6) (the "Notes"). On December 2, 2013 , Arch commenced a cash tender offer (the "Tender Offer") for
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Receipt of Commitments for Amendments to its Revolver and Term Loan Credit Facility
ST. LOUIS, Dec. 12, 2013  --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today it has received the requisite commitments from lenders for amendments to its senior secured credit facility. Upon closing of the amendments to the senior secured credit facility, Arch would increase its term loan
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Pricing of $350 Million Senior Secured Second Lien Notes Offering
ST. LOUIS, Dec. 12, 2013 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced the pricing of $350 million aggregate principal amount of its 8.000% Senior Secured Second Lien Notes due 2019 (the "2019 Notes") at an issue price of 100% of principal amount. The offering was upsized to $350 million from the
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Commences $300 Million Private Offering of Senior Secured Second Lien Notes due 2019
ST. LOUIS, Dec. 12, 2013 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced it has commenced a private offering of $300 million aggregate principal amount of senior secured second lien notes due 2019 (the "2019 Notes"). The 2019 Notes will be secured on a second priority basis, subject to certain
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Leer Mine Reaches Major Milestone with Start-Up of Longwall
New West Virginia Mine to Provide High-Quality Metallurgical Coal to Steelmakers Around the World GRAFTON, W.Va., Dec. 9, 2013 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that Tygart Valley's Leer mine in northern West Virginia has begun operating its longwall mining system, representing a major
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Announces Launch of Amendments to Credit Facility, Term Loan B Financing and a Tender Offer and Consent Solicitation for the 8.750% Senior Notes due 2016
ST. LOUIS, Dec. 2, 2013  --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced the launch of a series of financing transactions, including amendments to its senior secured credit facility, a $300 million senior secured Term Loan B facility and a cash tender offer (the "Tender Offer") for any and
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Awards $10,000 in Grants to Delta County Teachers for 2013-2014 School Year
SOMERSET, Colo., Nov. 1, 2013 -- The Arch Coal Foundation has awarded $10,000 in grants to 25 Delta County teachers or teaching teams to support classroom initiatives that improve student performance. The announcement was made by Jim Miller, general manager of Mountain Coal Company's West Elk mine.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Earns Sentinels of Safety Award as Safest Coal Facility in United States
WASHINGTON , Oct. 31, 2013  --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that its ACI Hazard subsidiary earned the national Sentinels of Safety award for achieving the best 2012 safety record among the largest coal processing facilities in the United States .
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2013 Results
Liquidity increases to $1.6 billion with sale of Canyon Fuel thermal assets Strong 3Q13 cost performance leads to 2013 annual cost guidance reduction ST. LOUIS , Oct. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today reported a net loss of $128.4 million , or $0.61 per diluted share,
Toggle Summary Arch Coal (NYSE:ACI) Announces Quarterly Dividend
ST. LOUIS , Oct. 24, 2013 -- The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.03 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable Dec. 13, 2013 to shareholders of record on Nov. 29, 2013 . U.S.-based Arch Coal, Inc.
Toggle Summary Arch's West Elk Mine Reaches Significant Safety Milestone; Employees Take Honors at National Mine Safety Competition
SOMERSET, Colo. , Oct. 16, 2013  --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its Mountain Coal Company's West Elk mine employees surpassed 2 million hours worked without a lost-time safety incident on September 24 . The safety record was achieved over 29 months.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal (NYSE:ACI) to Announce Third Quarter 2013 Results on Oct. 29
ST. LOUIS , Oct. 14, 2013  -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its third quarter 2013 financial results in a conference call that will be webcast live on Tuesday, Oct. 29 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time . Participating on the call will be Arch President and Chief Executive Officer John W.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Acquires Metallurgical Coal Reserves Adjacent to Leer Mine, Settles Potential Legal Dispute with Patriot Coal
ST. LOUIS , Oct. 10, 2013 --  Arch Coal, Inc. ("Arch") (NYSE: ACI) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the Guffy property from Patriot Coal Corporation ("Patriot") for $16 million in cash. The Guffy reserves are owned in-fee, are contiguous to Arch's Tygart Valley
Toggle Summary McDaniel Receives Engineering Award at West Virginia Miners' Conference
SCOTT DEPOT, W.Va., Oct. 8, 2013 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that John McDaniel, director of engineering and technical services, eastern operations, received the "Because of You" Engineering Professional Award at the fourth Miners' Celebration Conference held recently in Beckley,
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Responds to EPA's Release of New Source Performance Review Standards
ST. LOUIS , Sept. 20, 2013  -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) issued the following statement in response to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's proposed New Source Performance Standards (NSPS) announced today: "The coal-based generation industry has made tremendous progress in reducing
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Dunbar Honored as Distinguished Engineer of Mines by West Virginia University; Gives Keynote Address at Poundstone Lecture Series
Scott Depot, W.Va., Sept. 19, 2013 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that Charles Dunbar, project acquisitions manager, was honored as a Distinguished Engineer of Mines by West Virginia University's (WVU) Department of Mining Engineering. Dunbar was recognized on the WVU campus in
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Issues Corporate Social Responsibility Report
ST. LOUIS , Sept. 17, 2013 --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today published its fourth corporate social responsibility report, which covers the 2011 and 2012 calendar years. The report outlines how Arch is delivering energy and resources to meet the world's growing demand in a responsible
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Named Among Top Business Technology Innovators; Earns Eighth Consecutive InformationWeek 500 Award
ST. LOUIS , Sept. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today earned a spot in the 2013 InformationWeek 500. This marks the eighth consecutive year that Arch Coal has been ranked one of the nation's most innovative users of business technology by InformationWeek.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Kicks Off Annual Teacher Recognition Programs
ST. LOUIS , Sept. 9, 2013  -- The Arch Coal Foundation has officially kicked off its signature education support program – the Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards – for the upcoming school year in West Virginia and Wyoming . The announcement was made by Deck S.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal President and CEO to Speak at Barclays 2013 CEO Energy/Power Conference on Sept. 13, Live Webcast Available
ST. LOUIS , Sept. 5, 2013  --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its President and Chief Executive Officer, John W. Eaves , will speak at the Barclays Capital 2013 CEO Energy/Power Conference in New York City on Friday, Sept. 13, 2013 .
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Mine Rescue Teams Capture Top Spots in Kentucky Safety Competition
CUMBERLAND, Ky. , Sept. 4, 2013  -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) announced that mine rescue teams from two subsidiaries captured top honors at the 2013 Harlan County Safety Days recently held on the campus of the Southeast Kentucky Community & Technical College in Cumberland, Ky.
Toggle Summary Five Grant-Winning Delta County Teaching Summaries Shared Online by Arch Coal Foundation
Somerset, Colo., Sept. 4, 2013 -- The Arch Coal Foundation has shared on its website summaries of five new innovative teaching grant projects tested during the past school year. According to Jim Miller, general manager of Mountain Coal Company's West Elk mine, the five examples highlight the great
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Makes Seventh Annual Commitment of $10,000 in Teaching Grants to Delta County Schools
Somerset, Colo., Aug. 21, 2013 - The Arch Coal Foundation will award Delta County teachers $10,000 in grants again this school year to support innovative teaching ideas. The announcement was made by Jim Miller, general manager of Mountain Coal Company's West Elk mine, who noted that this is the
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Completes Sale of Canyon Fuel Subsidiary
ST. LOUIS , Aug. 19, 2013  -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) ("Arch") today announced that it has completed the sale of its subsidiary, Canyon Fuel Company, LLC ("Canyon Fuel") to Bowie Resources, LLC for $423 million in cash, which is inclusive of working capital adjustments.
Toggle Summary Arch's Thunder Basin Operations Achieve Safety Accolades in August
Coal Creek Mine Surpasses 1 Million Employee Hours Safely; Coal Creek and Black Thunder Teams Take Home First and Second Place Honors at International Mine Rescue Competition   GILLETTE, Wyo. , Aug. 12, 2013 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced that Thunder Basin Coal Company's Coal Creek
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2013 Results
Quarterly Adj. EBITDA increases 32% over first quarter, reaches $110 million Successful execution of cost reduction initiatives leads to improved 2013 guidance Outlook for U.S. thermal coal market improving Earnings Highlights In $ millions, except per share data Quarter Ended Six Months Ended
Toggle Summary Arch Coal (NYSE:ACI) Announces Quarterly Dividend
ST. LOUIS , July 25, 2013  -- The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.03 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable Sept. 13, 2013 to shareholders of record on Aug. 30, 2013 . U.S.-based Arch Coal, Inc.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal’s Sufco Mine and Castle Valley Plant Named Utah’s Safest Coal Operators of 2012
PRICE, Utah, July 23, 2013 -- Arch Coal's Canyon Fuel Company subsidiary announced that its Sufco mine and Dugout Canyon's Castle Valley preparation plant received Utah state safety awards for best-in-class 2012 performance. Sufco mine has been named 2012 Safe Operator of the Year among underground
Toggle Summary Arch Coal (NYSE:ACI) to Announce Second Quarter 2013 Results on July 30
ST. LOUIS , July 9, 2013 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its second quarter 2013 financial results in a conference call that will be webcast live on Tuesday, July 30 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time . Participating on the call will be Arch's President and Chief Executive Officer John W.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Dugout Canyon and Sufco Mines Garner Top Safety Awards Among Underground Coal Mines in Eight States
PRICE, Utah , July 8, 2013 -- Arch Coal today announced that Canyon Fuel Company's Dugout Canyon and Sufco mines have received two major multi-state safety awards from the Rocky Mountain Coal Mining Institute (RMCMI). Dugout Canyon mine received the RMCMI 2013 Safety Award among small underground
Toggle Summary Arch's Coal Creek Mine Earns Second Consecutive RMCMI Safety Award Among Mines in Eight States
GILLETTE, Wyo. , July 1, 2013  --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that Thunder Basin Coal Company's Coal Creek mine has received the Rocky Mountain Coal Mining Institute's 2013 Safety Award for exceptional safety performance. This is the second consecutive year Coal Creek has
Toggle Summary Arch Coal to Divest Non-Core Utah Operations to Bowie Resources for $435 Million in Cash
Sale of Utah assets creates significant value for Arch shareholders Cash proceeds further enhance Arch's liquidity and financial flexibility ST. LOUIS, June 28, 2013 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) ("Arch" or "the company") and Bowie Resources, LLC ("Bowie") today announced that they have entered
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Cumberland River Named Virginia's Safest Underground Operator
APPALACHIA, Va. , June 26, 2013  -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its Cumberland River Coal Company's Pine Branch No. 1 mine earned the distinction of Virginia's safest large underground mine for working more than 168,000 employee-hours without a lost-time safety incident in
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Responds to National Carbon Plan
June 26, 2013 -- Coal is an essential American energy resource. Our use of coal leads to much lower electricity rates, increases U.S. energy security and boosts American competitiveness on the world stage. Just as importantly, coal is far cleaner today than it was a few decades ago, with
Toggle Summary Arch's Thunder Basin Coal Company Earns Pro Patria Award for Support of Military Employees in Wyoming
GILLETTE, Wyo. , June 10, 2013 -- Thunder Basin Coal Company , a subsidiary of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI), has been named a recipient of the 2013 Pro Patria Award, the highest award given to an employer by the Wyoming's Committee for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), an agency of
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Increases Profile in Asia; Hires Zhang Shijie to Lead Chinese Marketing Efforts
ST. LOUIS , June 3, 2013  --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its Arch Coal Asia-Pacific Pte. Ltd. subsidiary has increased its profile in China to help meet growing global demand for metallurgical and thermal coals. Arch has established an office in Beijing's Chaoyang
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Honors 13 Wyoming Teachers with Golden Apple Awards Certificates
WRIGHT, Wyo., May 21, 2013 - The Arch Coal Foundation honored 13 Wyoming classroom teachers today with Golden Apple Awards certificates. The Golden Apple Awards are part of the Arch Coal Foundation's Teacher Achievement Awards program, which honored 10 outstanding Wyoming teachers earlier this
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Honors Eight Area Teachers with Golden Apple Awards Certificates
PRICE, Utah, May 21, 2013 - The Arch Coal Foundation honored eight Utah classroom teachers today with Golden Apple Awards certificates. The Golden Apple Awards are part of the Arch Coal Foundation's Teacher Achievement Awards program, which honored five outstanding Utah teachers earlier this month.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Awards Scholarships to 16 High School Graduates
ST. LOUIS, May 16, 2013 -- The Arch Coal Foundation today announced that 16 recent high school graduates have been chosen as 2013 Arch Coal Scholars. The Arch Coal Scholars program honors outstanding scholastic achievement by the children of the employees of Arch Coal and its subsidiaries.
Toggle Summary Meritage Midstream and Arch Coal to Form Joint Venture
Proposed JV Will Develop Crude Oil Terminal at Arch's Black Thunder Mining Complex In Wyoming's Powder River Basin GOLDEN, Colo. and ST. LOUIS -- May 15, 2013 - Meritage Midstream Services II, LLC ("Meritage") and Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) ("Arch") announced today that the companies have executed
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Honors Five Utah Area Educators
GUNNISON, Utah, May 8, 2013 -- Five outstanding area educators received prestigious Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards at a ceremony today at Gunnison Valley High School. The announcement was made by Paul Lang, executive vice president and chief operating officer of Arch Coal.
Toggle Summary 10 Outstanding Wyoming Teachers Honored With Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards
CHEYENNE, Wyo., May 1, 2013 -- Ten Wyoming teachers were honored today as recipients of the prestigious statewide Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award at a ceremony at the Capitol. Arch Coal President and Chief Executive Officer John W. Eaves, accompanied by Gov.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Skyline and Sufco Mines Earn Utah Earth Day Awards for Environmental Excellence
SALT LAKE CITY , April 30, 2013 --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that Canyon Fuel Company's Skyline and Sufco mines have each earned state recognition with a 2013 Earth Day Award for exhibiting outstanding environmental efforts in Utah .
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Sufco Mine Rescue Team Takes Home First Place at Four Corners Western Competition
SALINA, Utah, April 29, 2013 -- Arch Coal, Inc. today announced that Canyon Fuel Company's Sufco mine won first place at the Four Corners Mine Rescue Competition held April 23-25 in Farmington, N.M. Sufco's white team took first place in mine rescue among 18 teams from five states.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal (NYSE:ACI) Announces Quarterly Dividend
ST. LOUIS , April 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.03 per share on the company's common stock.  The dividend is payable June 14, 2013 to shareholders of record on May 31, 2013 .
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2013 Results
Available liquidity of $1.3 billion as of March 31, 2013 Strong first quarter 2013 cost performances in key regions U.S. thermal market poised to bounce back in 2013 Earnings Highlights Quarter Ended In $ millions, except per share data 3/31/13 3/31/12 Revenues $825.5 $1,039.7 Income (Loss) from
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Honors 17 West Virginia Teachers with Golden Apple Awards
CHARLESTON, W.Va., April 10, 2013 -- The Arch Coal Foundation honored 17 West Virginia teachers today with Golden Apple Awards. The Golden Apple Awards are part of the Arch Coal Foundation's Teacher Achievement Award program, which honored 12 outstanding West Virginia teachers in March.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal (NYSE:ACI) to Announce First Quarter 2013 Results on April 23
ST. LOUIS , April 5, 2013  --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its first quarter 2013 financial results in a conference call that will be webcast live on Tuesday, April 23 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time .  Participating on the call will be Arch's President and Chief Executive
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Honors 12 West Virginia Classroom Teachers, Marks 25th Anniversary of Prestigious Teacher Awards Program
CHARLESTON, W.Va., March 28, 2013 -- Celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Teacher Achievement Awards, the Arch Coal Foundation named 12 outstanding West Virginia classroom teachers today as recipients of the prestigious award. It is West Virginia's longest-running privately sponsored teacher
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Earns 10 State Safety, Environmental Awards for Operational Excellence in West Virginia and Colorado
ST. LOUIS, March 12, 2013 – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that employees in Colorado and West Virginia recently earned a total of 10 statewide safety and environmental awards, including Colorado’s top coal mine safety award. “Safety and responsibility are deep-rooted values at Arch,
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's West Elk Mine Achieves Milestones in Safety and Environmental Responsibility
SOMERSET, Colo., Feb. 20, 2013 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its Mountain Coal Company’s West Elk mine has achieved historic milestones in safety and environmental performance. Employees of the mine have worked more than half a million work-hours with a perfect safety record,
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's CFO to Speak at BMO 2013 Global Metals and Mining Conference on Feb. 26, Live Webcast Available
ST. LOUIS , Feb. 19, 2013 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, John T. Drexler , will speak at the BMO Capital Markets 2013 Global Metals and Mining Conference in Hollywood, Fla. on Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013 .
Toggle Summary Arch Coal (NYSE:ACI) Announces Quarterly Dividend
ST. LOUIS. Feb. 14, 2013 -- The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.03 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable March 15, 2013 to shareholders of record on March 1, 2013. U.S.-based Arch Coal, Inc.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2012 Results
Bolstered cash and liquidity position to $1.4 billion as of Dec. 31, 2012 Western Bituminous Region delivered record operating performance last year Expects metallurgical sales volume growth in 2013 versus 2012 Earnings Highlights Quarter Ended Year Ended In $ millions, except per share data
Toggle Summary Arch Coal (NYSE:ACI) to Announce Fourth Quarter 2012 Results on Feb. 5
ST. LOUIS , Jan. 15, 2013 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its fourth quarter and full year 2012 financial results in a conference call that will be webcast live on Tuesday, Feb. 5 at 11 a.m. Eastern time .  Participating on the call will be Arch's President and Chief Executive
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Names Lorince Vice President of External Affairs for Eastern U.S. Operations
ST. LOUIS , Jan. 8, 2013  -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that Russ Lorince has joined Arch Coal as vice president of external affairs for the company's eastern region, effective Jan. 7 . Lorince will help lead the company's efforts across a wide range of external affairs
Toggle Summary Arch Coal President and CEO to Speak at Jefferies 2012 Global Energy Conference on Nov. 28, Live Webcast Available
ST. LOUIS , Nov. 26, 2012  -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its President and Chief Executive Officer, John W. Eaves , will speak at the Jefferies 2012 Global Energy Conference in Houston on Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012 . The presentation will be webcast live at 1:00 p.m.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Completes Senior Note and Term Loan Offerings, Amends Credit Facility
ST. LOUIS , Nov. 21, 2012 , Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today closed on its previously announced $375 million senior unsecured notes and $250 million incremental secured term loan.  Under the terms of the credit agreement, the $250 million incremental term loan will reduce the size of Arch's
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Pricing of $375 Million Senior Notes Offering
ST. LOUIS , Nov. 14, 2012  --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced the pricing of $375 million aggregate principal amount of its 9.875% senior notes due 2019 at an issue price of 95.934% of principal amount, resulting in a yield to maturity of 10.75%.  Due to strong investor
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Launches $250 Million Secured Term Loan
ST. LOUIS , Nov. 13, 2012  --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that it has launched a $250 million incremental, senior secured term loan due 2018, pursuant to an uncommitted accordion provision in the company's existing revolving credit agreement.  Completion of the new
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Commences $350 Million Private Offering of Senior Notes Due 2019
ST. LOUIS , Nov. 13, 2012 --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced it has commenced a private offering of $350 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2019.  The senior notes will be guaranteed by Arch's subsidiaries that guarantee indebtedness under the company's
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Announces Innovative Teaching Grant Awardees for Delta County, Colorado
SOMERSET, Colo., Nov. 2, 2012 -- Delta County, Colo., teachers will receive 24 grants this school year totaling $10,000 from the Arch Coal Foundation's Innovative Teaching Grants Program, according to Jim Miller, general manager of Arch Coal's Mountain Coal Company and its West Elk mine.
Toggle Summary Three Arch Coal Mining Operations Receive Kentucky Safety Awards
Lexington, Ky., Oct. 30, 2012, Three Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) mining operations received awards Friday for achieving the best safety and compliance performance in their respective districts of the commonwealth, as recognized by the Kentucky Office of Mine Safety and Licensing (OMSL) and the
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2012 Results
Quarterly Adj. EBITDA increased to $257 million, 21% higher than a year ago Shipments up 19% versus second quarter 2012 on improving thermal trends Company reduces cost-per-ton guidance in key regions for full year 2012 Earnings Highlights Quarter Ended Nine Months Ended In $ millions, except per
Toggle Summary Arch Coal (NYSE:ACI) Announces Quarterly Dividend
ST. LOUIS , Oct. 25, 2012  -- The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.03 per share on the company's common stock.  The dividend is payable December 14, 2012 to shareholders of record on November 30, 2012 .
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Honored as a Top Public Education Advocate in Utah
Editor's note: This news was originally released by the Utah Education Association. It has been re-released by Arch Coal, Inc. with permission from the UEA. SOUTH JORDAN, UTAH, Oct. 18, 2012 -- The Utah Education Association (UEA) honored 10 teachers from around the state with its Excellence in
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Mountain Laurel Team Garners First Place at National Mine Rescue Skills Competition
CHARLESTON, W.Va., Oct. 10, 2012 -- Arch Coal, Inc. today announced that Mingo Logan's Mountain Laurel team won first place at the Nationwide Mine Rescue Skills competition held Oct. 1-5 in Beckley, W.Va. Mountain Laurel's green rescue team took first place among all Division 1 teams.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal (NYSE:ACI) to Announce Third Quarter 2012 Results on Oct. 26
ST. LOUIS , Oct. 5, 2012 --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its third quarter 2012 financial results in a conference call that will be webcast live on Friday, Oct. 26 at 11 a.m. Eastern time . Participating on the call will be Arch's President and Chief Executive Officer John W.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Honored with Conservation Legacy Award from National Museum of Forest Service History
ST. LOUIS , Sept. 25, 2012  --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today has been honored with the 2012 Conservation Legacy Award by the National Museum of Forest Service History . President of the National Museum of Forest Service History , Gray F.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Dugout Canyon Awarded Sentinels of Safety as Safest Large-Scale Underground Mine in United States
LAS VEGAS , Sept. 25, 2012  -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its Canyon Fuel Company's Dugout Canyon mine earned the Sentinels of Safety award for achieving the nation's best 2011 safety record among large underground coal mines.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Named Among Top Business Technology Innovators; Earns Seventh Consecutive InformationWeek 500 Award
ST. LOUIS , Sept. 12, 2012  --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today earned a spot in the top 250 of the 2012 InformationWeek 500.  This marks the seventh consecutive year that Arch Coal has been ranked one of the nation's most innovative users of business technology by
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Continues Longstanding Teacher Recognition Programs in Utah, West Virginia and Wyoming
ST. LOUIS , Sept. 10, 2012 -- The Arch Coal Foundation has kicked off its longstanding annual teacher-recognition programs in Utah , West Virginia and Wyoming , according to foundation president Deck S. Slone, who also is a senior vice president of Arch Coal, Inc.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal SVP Warnecke Announces Plan to Retire in 2014
ST. LOUIS , Aug. 31, 2012 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced David N. Warnecke , Arch's senior vice president of marketing, has announced his plans to retire from the corporation in May 2014 after more than 30 years with the corporation.  Warnecke will continue in his current
Toggle Summary Arch Coal President and CEO to Speak at Barclays 2012 CEO Energy/Power Conference on September 6, Live Webcast Available
ST. LOUIS , Aug. 30, 2012  --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its President and Chief Executive Officer, John W. Eaves , will speak at the Barclays Capital 2012 CEO Energy/Power Conference in New York City on Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012 .
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Kicks Off Colorado Teaching Grants Program for 2012-2013 School Year
SOMERSET, Colo., Aug. 23, 2012 -- The Arch Coal Foundation's Innovative Teaching Grants Program in Delta County, Colo., has kicked off for its sixth year and will feature several changes for the 2012-2013 school year, according to Jim Miller, general manager of Mountain Coal's West Elk mine.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Mine Rescue Teams Earn Dual Championships This Summer
CHARLESTON, W.Va. , Aug. 15, 2012 -- Arch Coal, Inc. today announced that mine rescue teams for Cumberland River Coal Company and Mingo Logan Mountain Laurel each won first-place rankings in recent competitions. Cumberland River's blue rescue team earned the Grand Championship out of 37 teams from
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Elects Cochran as Senior Vice President of Operations
ST. LOUIS , Aug. 8, 2012 --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its board of directors has elected Kenneth D. Cochran as senior vice president of operations for the corporation. "Ken is a proven leader with a tremendous record of success in the critical areas of safety,
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Names Bennett Vice President of Operations Support
ST. LOUIS , Aug. 8, 2012  --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that Gary L. Bennett has been promoted to vice president of operations support, reporting to Arch Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Paul A. Lang . "As a longstanding member of Arch's operations
Toggle Summary Arch Coal (NYSE:ACI) Announces Quarterly Dividend
ST. LOUIS , July 27, 2012  -- The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.03 per share on the company's common stock.  The dividend is payable September 14, 2012 to shareholders of record on August 31, 2012 .
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2012 Results
Enhanced liquidity and extended debt maturities Achieved record export shipments of 7 million tons in first half of 2012 Grew first half 2012 revenues 13% to $2.1 billion versus a year ago Realigned Appalachian segment to focus on higher-margin metallurgical assets Earnings Highlights Quarter Ended
Toggle Summary Arch Coal’s Coal Creek Named Safest Small Surface Mine in Eight-State Region; Earns RMCMI Award for Safety Excellence
GILLETTE, Wyo. (July 23, 2012) -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its Thunder Basin Coal Company's Coal Creek mine has earned the Rocky Mountain Coal Mining Institute's (RMCMI) 2012 Safety Award for achieving superior safety results among small surface mines operating in eight
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's (NYSE:ACI) Second Quarter 2012 Conference Call To Be Webcast, Podcast
ST. LOUIS , July 10, 2012 --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its second quarter 2012 financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Friday, July 27 at 11:00 a.m. E.D.T.  Participating on the call will be Arch's President and Chief
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Dugout Canyon and Castle Valley Prep Plant Receive Three Top Safety Awards
WELLINGTON, Utah , July 2, 2012  -- Arch Coal 's Canyon Fuel Company subsidiary announced that its Dugout Canyon mine and Castle Valley preparation plant have received three major coal industry safety awards. Today, the Dugout Canyon mine received the Rocky Mountain Coal Mining Institute's
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Vindex Energy Earns Third State Maryland Excellence in Reforestation Award
MOUNTAIN LAKE PARK, Md. , June 29, 2012 -- Arch Coal today announced that Vindex Energy Corporation has received the 2011 Maryland State Excellence in Reforestation Award from the Appalachian Regional Reforestation Initiative (ARRI).  The award recognizes "exemplary performance using the
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Responds to Thermal Coal Market Weakness by Idling Several Operations and Reducing Production in Appalachia
ST. LOUIS , June 21, 2012  -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced plans to idle several operations and to reduce production at other mining complexes in Appalachia due to the unprecedented downturn in demand for coal-based electricity.  Today's actions, along with other recent
Toggle Summary Former AES CEO Paul Hanrahan Elected to Arch Coal's Board of Directors
ST. LOUIS , June 18, 2012  -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that Paul T. Hanrahan , 54, has been elected to its board of directors, effective June 12.  Hanrahan will serve on the board's audit and nominating and corporate governance committees.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal VP Jenny Herner Ranked Among 2012 "Most Influential Business Women"
ST. LOUIS , June 11, 2012  -- Jenny Herner, Arch Coal vice president of marketing administration, has been named one of St. Louis ' 2012 Most Influential Business Women by the St. Louis Business Journal . The award annually recognizes remarkable women who excel in business careers and
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Redeems Subsidiary Notes Due 2013
ST. LOUIS , May 31, 2012 --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that its subsidiary, Arch Western Finance, LLC , completed the repurchase and redemption of its $450 million senior notes due 2013.  In particular, the company redeemed the remaining $146 million outstanding senior
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Partners with Taylor County Soccer Association to Provide Land for Nonprofit Soccer Complex
KNOTTSVILLE, W.Va., May 25, 2012 -- Arch Coal today announced that Tygart Valley's Leer mining complex has partnered with the Taylor County Soccer Association to provide land for the development of a nonprofit soccer complex that will serve hundreds of area families.
Toggle Summary Sixteen High School Graduates Chosen as 2012 Arch Coal Scholars
ST. LOUIS, May 24, 2012 -- The Arch Coal Foundation today announced that 16 recent high school graduates have been chosen as 2012 Arch Coal Scholars. The Arch Coal Scholars Program honors outstanding scholastic achievement by the children of employees of Arch Coal and its subsidiaries.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Skyline Mine Earns Utah Earth Day Award for Environmental Excellence
SALT LAKE CITY , May 23, 2012  -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that Canyon Fuel Company's Skyline Mine has earned state recognition with a 2012 Earth Day Award for its outstanding environmental efforts in central Utah . The Utah Department of Oil , Gas and Mining's (DOGM) board
Toggle Summary Nine Utah Teachers Receive Arch Coal Foundation's Golden Apple Award
PRICE, Utah, May 17, 2012 -- Nine area teachers were presented Golden Apple Achiever Awards today by the Arch Coal Foundation, according to Erwin Sass, general manager of the Dugout Canyon Mine. Teachers receiving Golden Apple Achiever Awards were: Paul Allred North Sanpete High School Mt.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Completes Term Loan, Amends Credit Facility
ST. LOUIS , May 16, 2012 --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today closed on a new $1.4 billion term loan that was upsized from the previously announced $1 billion due to strong investor interest.  Separately, Arch finalized its amended senior secured revolving credit facility, as previously
Toggle Summary Arch Western Finance, LLC Completes Consent Solicitation for Its 6 3/4% Senior Notes due 2013
ST. LOUIS , May 15, 2012  -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that Arch Western Finance, LLC ("Arch Western Finance"), its indirect subsidiary, successfully completed its consent solicitation with respect to its 6 3/4% Senior Notes due 2013 (CUSIP Nos.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Elects Conaway to Vice President of Safety
ST. LOUIS , May 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) elected Douglas Conaway to vice president of safety. "We're pleased the board has elevated Doug to the top ranking safety officer at Arch," said Paul A. Lang , executive vice president and chief operating
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Honors Five with Teacher Achievement Awards
RICHFIELD, Utah, May 2, 2012 -- Five area teachers today received coveted Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards during a ceremony at Red Hills Middle School. The award-winning teachers are: Jodi Anderson Gunnison Valley Elementary Gunnison Phillip D Johnson Richfield High School Richfield Madeline
Toggle Summary Arch Western Finance, LLC Announces Tender Offer and Consent Solicitation for Its 6 3/4% Senior Notes Due 2013
ST. LOUIS , May 1, 2012  --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that Arch Western Finance, LLC ("Arch Western Finance"), its indirect subsidiary, commenced a cash tender offer (the "Tender Offer") for any and all of its outstanding $450,000,000 aggregate principal amount of 6
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2012 Results
Quarterly revenues increased 19% versus a year ago Focused on increasing operational excellence, optimizing asset portfolio and enhancing financial flexibility Board sets new quarterly dividend rate of $0.03 per share Earnings Highlights Quarter Ended In $ millions, except per share data 3/31/12
Toggle Summary 10 Wyoming Teachers Receive Arch Coal's Golden Apple Award
WRIGHT, Wyo., April 30, 2012 -- Ten Wyoming teachers today were honored with Golden Apple Achiever awards by the Arch Coal Foundation, according to Greg Schaefer, Arch Coal, Inc. vice president, external affairs, western region. "Earlier this month, the Foundation presented 10 Wyoming classroom
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Elects Paul Lang EVP & Chief Operating Officer
ST. LOUIS , April 26, 2012 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that Paul A. Lang has been elected executive vice president and chief operating officer. Lang previously held the position of executive vice president, operations. Lang will report to John W.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Renames Tygart Valley Mine in Honor of Steve Leer
ST. LOUIS , April 26, 2012 -- The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) late yesterday announced that Arch's Tygart Valley #1 mine will be renamed the Leer Mine in recognition of the leadership of Steven F. Leer , who was elected executive chairman of Arch's board today after two
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Elects Slone Senior Vice President, Strategy and Public Policy; Beatty Named Vice President, Investor Relations
ST. LOUIS , April 23, 2012 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that Deck S. Slone has been elected senior vice president, strategy and public policy for the corporation, effective June 1 . He will report to John W. Eaves , Arch's president and incoming CEO.
Toggle Summary 16 West Virginia Teachers Receive Golden Apple Awards
CHARLESTON, W.Va., April 18, 2012 -- Sixteen West Virginia teachers today were presented Golden Apple Achiever awards by the Arch Coal Foundation, according to John R. Snider, Arch Coal, Inc. vice president, external affairs, eastern region. "Last month, Arch Coal honored 12 teachers with our
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's (NYSE: ACI) First Quarter 2012 Conference Call To Be Webcast, Podcast
ST. LOUIS , April 17, 2012 --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) will discuss its first quarter 2012 financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Tuesday, May 1 at 11:00 a.m. E.D.T.  Participating on the call will be Arch's Chairman Steven F.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Veteran Henry Besten to Retire
ST. LOUIS , April 16, 2012 --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that C. Henry Besten , senior vice president of strategic development, plans to retire from the corporation in June after 40 years of service with Arch and its predecessor companies.  "Henry has contributed greatly
Toggle Summary 10 Outstanding Wyoming Teachers Receive Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards
CHEYENNE, Wyo., April 13, 2012 -- Ten Wyoming teachers were honored today as recipients of the prestigious Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award at a ceremony at South High School in Cheyenne. Arch Coal Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Steven F. Leer, accompanied by Wyoming Governor Matt Mead,
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Leer Applauds CORESafety System
ST. LOUIS , April 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Arch Coal Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Steven F. Leer today announced his full support of CORESafety, a comprehensive system that encourages continuous safety and health improvement in the U.S. mining industry.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Names Ziegler Vice President of Human Resources
ST. LOUIS , April 2, 2012  --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that John Ziegler, Jr. has been named vice president of human resources, effective April 1.  Ziegler will lead Arch's global human resources function, which includes responsibility for compensation, benefits,
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Claims Three Colorado State Awards
SOMERSET, Colo. , March 22, 2012  -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that employees of Mountain Coal Company's West Elk mine and Ark Land Company were honored with Colorado 's top coal mine safety award and two state environmental awards at the annual National Western Mining
Toggle Summary Metzroth and Blumenfeld Promoted to New Posts at Arch Coal
ST. LOUIS , March 14, 2012 --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that Lawrence Metzroth has been named vice president of business development and market intelligence for Arch Coal Asia-Pacific Pte. Ltd. , and Andrew Blumenfeld has been named Arch's vice president of analysis and
Toggle Summary George C. Morris III Elected to Arch Coal's Board of Directors
ST. LOUIS , March 12, 2012  -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that George C. Morris III , 56, has been elected to its board of directors, effective immediately.  Morris will serve on the board's audit and finance committees. "With his great financial acumen and his wealth of
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Honors 12 West Virginia Classroom Teachers With Prestigious Teacher Achievement Awards
CHARLESTON, March 5, 2012 -- The Arch Coal Foundation honored 12 outstanding West Virginia classroom teachers today with Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards. It is the state's longest running, privately sponsored teacher recognition program. Announcement of the teachers receiving a 2012 Arch Coal
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces CEO Succession Plan
Steve Leer to Retire as CEO, Continue as Chairman; John Eaves to Succeed Leer as Arch Coal CEO in April 2012 ST. LOUIS , Feb. 27, 2012  --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its chairman and chief executive officer, Steven F. Leer , will retire as CEO effective April 26,
Toggle Summary Arch Coal (NYSE:ACI) Announces Quarterly Dividend
ST. LOUIS , Feb. 23, 2012 -- The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.11 per share on the company's common stock.  The dividend is payable March 15, 2012 to shareholders of record on March 5, 2012 .
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Results
Arch completes largest acquisition in company history in 2011 Annual revenues reach record $4.3 billion Adj. EBITDA for 2011 expands 27% versus prior year Cash costs decline and margins expand in each core region vs. Q3 Earnings Highlights Quarter Ended Year Ended In $ millions, except per share
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Takes Home Seven West Virginia Awards, Earns State's Top Environmental Award
CHARLESTON, W.Va. , Feb. 3, 2012  --  Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that its Appalachian operations earned seven prestigious safety and environmental awards in West Virginia , including the state's top honor for mine reclamation. Coal-Mac, Inc.
Toggle Summary Kinder Morgan and Arch Coal Sign Throughput Agreement to Further Expand Coal Terminal Network
HOUSTON & ST. LOUIS --Jan. 24, 2012-- Kinder Morgan Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE: KMP) today announced plans to invest approximately $140 million to further expand its coal handling facilities along the Gulf Coast . Concurrently, Arch Coal (NYSE: ACI) has signed a long-term throughput agreement with
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces New London Sales Team
ST. LOUIS , Jan. 20, 2012  -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced Arch Coal Sales' London team: Alexander Newman , vice president of international thermal coal sales- Europe , and Wyn Davis , vice president of international metallurgical coal sales-Europe.  Arch's new European
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's (NYSE:ACI) Fourth Quarter 2011 Conference Call to be Webcast, Podcast
ST. LOUIS , Jan. 18, 2012  -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) will discuss its fourth quarter and full year 2011 financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Friday, Feb. 10 at 11:00 a.m. E.S.T.  Participating on the call will be Arch's Chairman
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Winning Bidder for South Hilight Coal Lease
ST. LOUIS , Dec. 14, 2011  -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that it was the successful bidder for a federal coal lease known as the South Hilight tract in the southern Powder River Basin (PRB).  Arch bid $1.35 per ton for the 1,977 acre tract, which contains an estimated 222
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Supports University of Pikeville
PIKEVILLE, Ky., November 22, 2011 -- The Arch Coal Foundation today announced a five-year, $250,000 total pledge to the University of Pikeville to support the construction of a new, nine-story educational facility to house the School of Osteopathic Medicine and clinical skills center.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Makes Grants Totaling $10,000 to Delta County, Colorado, Teachers
SOMERSET, Colo., Nov. 9, 2011 -- Delta County teachers and teaching specialists will receive $10,000 in grants from the Arch Coal Foundation for 2011-2012 school projects. "We believe these 22 grants will substantially aid students' learning capabilities and preparedness,"said Jim Miller, general
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Reductions at Dugout Canyon Mine
WELLINGTON, Utah, Nov. 3, 2011 -- The Canyon Fuel subsidiary of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that it would be scaling back production at the Dugout Canyon mine near Wellington, Utah , in response to continuing weakness in coal demand in the region.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2011 Results
Quarterly revenues reach $1.2 billion Year-to-date adjusted EBITDA expands 22% versus a year ago Arch generates record free cash flow year-to-date in 2011 Earnings Highlights Quarter Ended Nine Months Ended In $ millions, except per share data 9/30/11 9/30/10 9/30/11 9/30/10 Revenues $1,198.7
Toggle Summary Arch Coal (NYSE:ACI) Announces Quarterly Dividend
ST. LOUIS (Oct. 27, 2011) - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.11 per share on the company's common stock.  The dividend is payable December 15, 2011 to shareholders of record on December 1, 2011.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Recommends Shareholders Reject TRC Mini-Tender Offer
ST. LOUIS, Oct. 20, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) has been notified of an unsolicited "mini-tender" offer by TRC Capital Corporation (TRC) to purchase up to 5 million shares, or approximately 2.35 percent, of the outstanding Arch Coal common stock at a price of $16.10 per share.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Operations Among Safest in Nation; MSHA Honors Employees of Arch Operations With Two Sentinels of Safety Awards
ST. LOUIS, Oct. 17, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that employees of Canyon Fuel Company's Sufco mine and Powell Mountain Energy's preparation plant achieved the nation's best 2010 safety records in their respective categories, according to the U.S.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Tests Emergency Response Plan in Virginia
DUNBAR, Va., October 11, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI), the U.S. Department of Labor's Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) and the Virginia Department of Mines Minerals and Energy conducted a mine emergency response drill (MERD) today at Pine Branch mine in Wise County, Va.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Organizational Changes, Opening of London Office
ST. LOUIS, Oct. 10, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced organizational changes in its sales and human resources functions and the opening of a sales office in London . Matt Ferguson will join Arch on February 1, 2012 as a senior vice president of Arch Coal Sales, Inc., reporting to
Toggle Summary Arch Coal’s Dugout Canyon Mine Achieves Safety Milestone
Wellington, Utah (Oct. 7, 2011) – Arch Coal's Canyon Fuel Company subsidiary today announced that its Dugout Canyon mine in Carbon County, Utah, has achieved 1 million man-hours and two full years without a Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) reportable lost-time incident.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Names Jeffrey Strobel Vice President, Business Development and Strategy
ST. LOUIS, Oct. 4, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that it has named Jeffrey W. Strobel as vice president of business development and strategy. Strobel will join Arch on October 17 and will be responsible for global business development, including mergers, acquisitions and
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Revises Earnings Guidance for Full Year 2011, Announces Date of Third Quarter Earnings Conference Call
ST. LOUIS, Sept. 30, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that it expects its adjusted earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, depletion and amortization ("EBITDA(1)") to be in the $900 million to $1.0 billion range for full year 2011, representing the highest level in
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Becomes Statewide Sponsor of Utah Education Association's Excellence in Teaching Awards
ST. LOUIS, Sept. 28, 2011 -- The Arch Coal Foundation today announced that it will sponsor the Utah Education Association's (UEA) statewide Excellence in Teaching awards beginning this year. "On behalf of the Utah Education Association and our 18,000 teacher members, we express our gratitude to the
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Publishes Social Responsibility Report in Accordance With GRI Guidelines
ST. LOUIS, Sept. 19, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that it has published its third social responsibility report, Our Charge , online at http://responsible.archcoal.com . The report highlights Arch's 2009-2010 efforts and follows Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) G3 level
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Earns Sixth Consecutive InformationWeek 500 Ranking
ST. LOUIS, Sept. 15, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that it again earned a spot on the InformationWeek 500, an annual listing of the nation's most innovative users of business technology. This marks the sixth consecutive year that Arch Coal has been ranked as one of the most
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Continues Prestigious Teacher-Recognition Programs in Utah, West Virginia and Wyoming
ST. LOUIS, Sept. 7, 2011 -- The Arch Coal Foundation today announced it is continuing its prestigious teacher-recognition programs in Utah, West Virginia and Wyoming. "Our enthusiasm for excellence in education runs throughout the Foundation and Arch Coal," said Deck S. Slone, Arch Coal, Inc.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Sufco Mine Earns Top Safety Award Among Large Underground Mines in Eight States
SALINA, Utah, Aug. 31, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that Sufco mine has earned top honors for underground mine safety within an eight-state region. The Rocky Mountain Coal Mining Institute (RMCMI) presented the employees of Sufco with the 2011 Safety Award among large
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Named Missouri's Top Employer by ESGR, Earns Second Statewide 2011 Pro Patria Award for Support of National Defense
ST. LOUIS, Aug. 29, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced it has been named a 2011 Pro Patria Award Recipient for Missouri , the highest award given to an employer by the Missouri Committee for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), an agency of the U.S.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Chairman and CEO to Speak at Barclays 2011 CEO Energy/Power Conference on September 7, Live Webcast Available
ST. LOUIS, Aug. 25, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Steven F. Leer , will speak at the Barclays Capital 2011 CEO Energy/Power Conference in New York City on Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2011 . The presentation will be webcast live at 3:05
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Elects Lang to Executive Vice President, Operations
ST. LOUIS, Aug. 10, 2011 -- The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that Paul A. Lang has been elected executive vice president, operations, for the corporation. Lang previously held the position of senior vice president, operations.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation's Innovative Teaching Grants Program To Benefit Delta County Teachers for Fifth Consecutive Year
SOMERSET, Colo., Aug. 8, 2011 -- The Arch Coal Foundation will again offer Delta County teachers $10,000 in grants as a part of its Innovative Teaching Grants Program, according to Jim Miller, general manager of Mountain Coal Company's West Elk mine near Somerset.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2011 Results
Arch completes acquisition of ICG Company achieves record quarterly revenues, EBITDA and cash flow Per-ton sales prices increase across all regions Company updates full year 2011 earnings guidance ST. LOUIS, July 29, 2011 -- Earnings Highlights Quarter Ended Six Months Ended In $ millions, except
Toggle Summary Arch Coal (NYSE:ACI) Announces Quarterly Dividend
ST. LOUIS, July 28, 2011 -- The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.11 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable September 15, 2011 to shareholders of record on September 1, 2011 .
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's West Virginia Operations Earn Eight State Mine Safety Awards
CHARLESTON, W.Va., July 15, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that its mining subsidiaries earned eight statewide safety awards at West Virginia 's Annual State Council Meeting of the Joseph A. Holmes Safety Association. The following company operations received West Virginia
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Required Offer to Repurchase 9.00% Convertible Senior Notes Due 2012 of its Subsidiary International Coal Group
ST. LOUIS, July 13, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) ("Arch") announced today that, pursuant to the terms and conditions of the Indenture (as amended and supplemented, the "Indenture") governing the 9.00% Convertible Senior Notes due 2012 (CUSIP: 45928H AD8) (the "Notes") of International
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Required Offer to Repurchase 4.00% Convertible Senior Notes Due 2017 of its Subsidiary International Coal Group
ST. LOUIS, July 13, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) ("Arch") announced today that, pursuant to the terms and conditions of the Indenture (as amended and supplemented, the "Indenture") governing the 4.00% Convertible Senior Notes due 2017 (CUSIP: 45928H AG1) (the "Notes") of International
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's (NYSE: ACI) Second Quarter 2011 Conference Call to be Webcast, Podcast
ST. LOUIS, July 8, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) will discuss its second quarter 2011 financial results and new full-year 2011 earnings guidance in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Friday, July 29 at 11:00 a.m. E.D.T.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Top Operational Management Team
ST. LOUIS, June 15, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today made several organizational announcements to address the needs of the expanded company following the acquisition of International Coal Group, Inc. (ICG) and its 13 active mining complexes.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Completes Acquisition of International Coal Group
ST. LOUIS, June 15, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) ("Arch" or "the company") announced today that it has completed its acquisition of International Coal Group, Inc. (NYSE: ICO) ("ICG") through a merger, with ICG becoming a wholly owned subsidiary of Arch.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Mountain Laurel Mining Complex Named ESGR Pro Patria Award Recipient for West Virginia
FLATWOODS, W.Va., June 14, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc.'s (NYSE: ACI) Mingo Logan Coal Company's Mountain Laurel mining complex has been named the 2011 Pro Patria Award Recipient for West Virginia , the highest award given to an employer by the West Virginia Committee for Employer Support of the
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Completes Tender Offer for Outstanding Shares of International Coal Group, Acquisition Expected to Close Tomorrow
ST. LOUIS, June 14, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) ("Arch") today announced the completion of the cash tender offer by Arch and its wholly owned subsidiary, Atlas Acquisition Corp. , for all of the outstanding shares of common stock of International Coal Group, Inc. (NYSE: ICO) ("ICG").
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Prices Private Offering of $2.0 Billion of Senior Notes
ST. LOUIS, June 8, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) ("Arch") today announced the pricing of its private offering of $1.0 billion principal amount of its 7.000% senior notes due 2019 and $1.0 billion principal amount of its 7.250% senior notes due 2021 (together, the "Senior Notes"), in each
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Closes Public Offering of Common Stock
ST. LOUIS, June 8, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) ("Arch") today announced that the company raised gross proceeds of approximately $1.3 billion through its previously announced public offering of common stock. In connection with the offering, Arch issued 48.0 million shares of common
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Coal-Mac Honored with West Virginia's Excellence in Reforestation Award
CHARLESTON, W.Va., June 3, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that its Coal-Mac, Inc. has earned the Excellence in Reforestation Award in West Virginia. The Excellence in Reforestation Award was presented to Coal-Mac on behalf of the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Prices Public Offering of Common Stock
ST. LOUIS, June 3, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced its public offering of 48.0 million shares of common stock has priced at a public offering price of $27 per share for gross proceeds of approximately $1.3 billion. Arch also has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to
Toggle Summary Arch Coal and International Coal Group Announce Expiration of Hart-Scott-Rodino Act Waiting Period in Connection With Tender Offer
ST. LOUIS, Mo. and SCOTT DEPOT, W.Va., June 1, 2011 – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) (“Arch”) and International Coal Group, Inc. (NYSE: ICO) (“ICG”) today announced that the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended (the “HSR Act”), for Arch’s pending
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Commences $2.0 Billion Private Offering of Senior Notes
ST. LOUIS, May 31, 2011  -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) ("Arch") today announced that it has commenced a private offering of $2.0 billion aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2019 and senior notes due 2021 (together, the "Notes"). Each series of the Notes will be guaranteed by Arch's
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Commences Public Offering of Common Stock
ST. LOUIS , May 31, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI ) ("Arch") today announced that it has commenced an offering of 44.0 million shares of its common stock pursuant to an automatic shelf registration statement on Form S-3 previously filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC").
Toggle Summary Eleven High School Graduates Chosen as 2011 Arch Coal Scholars
ST. LOUIS, May 26, 2011 -- The Arch Coal Foundation today announced that 11 recent high school graduates have been chosen as 2011 Arch Coal Scholars. The Arch Coal Scholars Program honors outstanding scholastic achievement by the children of employees of Arch Coal and its subsidiaries.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Commences Tender Offer to Acquire ICG for $14.60 per Share in Cash
ST. LOUIS, May 16, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) ("Arch") today announced that a wholly owned subsidiary of Arch, Atlas Acquisition Corp. ("Merger Sub"), has commenced the previously announced tender offer to acquire all of the outstanding shares of International Coal Group, Inc.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation's Innovative Teaching Grants Go Online To Showcase Delta County, Colo., Teachers
SOMERSET, Colo., May 12, 2011 -- The Arch Coal Foundation's prestigious Innovative Teaching Grants Program for Delta County teachers is showcasing some of the first three years' projects on the Arch Coal, Inc. Web site, according to Don Vickers, general manager of Mountain Coal Company's West Elk
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Establishes Asia-Pacific Subsidiary, Names Paladino President
ST. LOUIS, May 9, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that it has established a new subsidiary, Arch Coal Asia-Pacific Pte. Ltd., and named Renato Paladino president. "Countries in the Asia-Pacific region are leading a coal market supercycle," said Steven F.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal To Acquire ICG for $3.4 Billion
Arch to Become Second Largest U.S. Metallurgical Coal Producer Only U.S. Coal Producer with Assets in Every Major Domestic Coal Basin Increases Reserve Base by 25 Percent to 5.5 Billion Tons Expected Annual Synergies of $70 Million to $80 Million Transaction Expected to Be Accretive to Earnings in
Toggle Summary Arch Coal’s Mountain Laurel Mining Complex Named Semifinalist For 2011 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award
ARLINGTON, Va., April 29, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc.’s (NYSE:ACI) Mingo Logan Coal Company’s Mountain Laurel mining complex has been chosen as a semifinalist for the 2011 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award, according to the national headquarters of Employer Support of the Guard and
Toggle Summary Ten Utah Teachers Earn 2011 Arch Coal Foundation ‘Golden Apples'
WELLINGTON, Utah (April 29, 2011) -- Ten area classroom teachers are recipients of 2011 Arch Coal Foundation Golden Apple Achiever certificates, according to Erwin Sass, general manager of the Dugout Canyon mine operated by Canyon Fuel Company. "Each of the Golden Apple recipients scored within
Toggle Summary 15 Wyoming Teachers Earn 2011 Arch Coal Foundation 'Golden Apples'
WRIGHT, Wyo., April 29, 2011 -- The Arch Coal Foundation has awarded Golden Apple Achiever certificates to 15 Wyoming teachers, according to Greg Schaefer, Arch Coal, Inc. vice president of external affairs, western region. "Golden Apple recipients rank among the top scorers in the Arch Coal
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Quarterly Dividend Increase
ST. LOUIS, April 28, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that its board of directors has approved an increase in the quarterly cash dividend from $0.10 per common share to $0.11 per common share. The dividend is payable June 15, 2011 to shareholders of record on June 1, 2011 .
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2011 Results
EBITDA rises 46% versus the prior-year quarter First quarter per-ton operating margins expand in all regions Company raises full year 2011 earnings guidance Earnings Highlights Quarter Ended In $ millions, except per share data 3/31/11 3/31/10 Revenues $872.9 $711.9 Income from Operations 102.2
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Hosts Mine Emergency Rescue Drill in Colorado to Hone Skills, Test New Technologies
SOMERSET, Colo., April 20, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) and the U.S. Department of Labor's Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) conducted a mock safety drill today at Mountain Coal Company's West Elk mine in Gunnison County, Colo. The eight-hour search and rescue exercise
Toggle Summary Five Utah Educators Receive 2011 Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards
RICHFIELD, Utah., April 15, 2011 -- Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards were presented to five outstanding Utah classroom teachers today by the Arch Coal Foundation. Announcement of the recipients of the regional teacher recognition awards was made by Arch Coal Senior Vice President Paul Lang.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Celebrates 11th Year of Teacher Achievement Awards Program in Wyoming; Announces 2011 Recipients
CHEYENNE, Wyo., April 13, 2011 -- The Arch Coal Foundation today honored 10 recipients of its Teacher Achievement Award at a ceremony at Carey Junior High School. Announcement of the recipients of the statewide teacher recognition award was made by Arch Coal Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's (NYSE: ACI) First Quarter 2011 Conference Call to be Webcast, Podcast
ST. LOUIS, April 4, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) will discuss its first quarter 2011 financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Tuesday, April 26 at 11:00 a.m. E.D.T. Participating on the call will be Arch's Chairman and Chief Executive
Toggle Summary 11 West Virginia Teachers Earn Arch Coal Foundation Golden Apple Certificates
CHARLESTON, W.Va., March 24, 2011-- The Arch Coal Foundation has recognized 11 outstanding West Virginia teachers with Golden Apple certificates, according to John R. Snider, Arch Coal vice president, external affairs, eastern region. "These 11 Golden Apple recipients received high marks from those
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's West Elk Mine Earns Three Colorado Awards for Safety and Environmental Responsibility
SOMERSET, Colo., March 23, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that Mountain Coal Company's West Elk mine employees were honored with a Colorado state safety award and two state environmental awards at the 113th National Western Mining Conference and Exhibition in Denver .
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Names Warnecke Senior Vice President, Marketing and Trading
ST. LOUIS, March 9, 2011 -- The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) is announcing that David N. Warnecke has been elected senior vice president, marketing and trading, for the corporation. Warnecke previously held the position of vice president, marketing and trading.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Presents 12 West Virginia Teachers with Achievement Awards
CHARLESTON, W.Va., March 8, 2011 -- Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards were presented to 12 outstanding West Virginia classroom teachers today by the Arch Coal Foundation. Announcement of the recipients of the statewide teacher recognition awards was made by Arch Coal Chairman and Chief Executive
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Elects Former Wyoming Governor Dave Freudenthal to Board of Directors
ST. LOUIS, Feb. 23, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced former Wyoming Governor David D. Freudenthal , 60, has been elected to its board of directors effective immediately. Freudenthal will serve on the board's audit and energy and environmental policy committees.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal (NYSE:ACI) Announces Quarterly Dividend
ST. LOUIS, Feb. 23, 2011 -- The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable March 15, 2011 to shareholders of record on March 1, 2011 .
Toggle Summary Hotchkiss High Design Team Wins First Place at National Competition
HOTCHKISS, Colo., Feb. 22, 2011 -- The Hotchkiss High School National Engineering Design Competition team, all team members in a physics class taught by Richard Hypio, has won first place honors in the national competition sponsored by NISH and the Junior Engineering Technical Society in
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Management Changes at Eastern Operations
ST. LOUIS, Feb. 10, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that Robert W. Shanks has elected to retire as president of Arch's eastern U.S. operations on March 31 after 35 years of service. Gary L. Bennett , president and general manager of Arch's Coal-Mac, Inc.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Takes Home Four Statewide Awards, Including West Virginia's Top Safety and Environmental Honors
CHARLESTON, W.Va., Feb. 8, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that its Eastern operations earned four prestigious awards in West Virginia , including top state honors for surface mine safety and environmental care. The Barton B. Lay, Jr.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2010 Results
Arch generates record free cash flow in 2010 EBITDA expands 58% versus a year ago Annual revenues reach record $3.2 billion Earnings Highlights Quarter Ended Year Ended In $ millions, except per share data 12/31/10 12/31/09 12/31/10 12/31/09 Revenues $835.4 $725.5 $3,186.3 $2,576.1 Income from
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Innovative Grant Project Earns Place In National Engineering Design Team Finals
HOTCHKISS, Colo., Jan. 26, 2011 – Members of a Hotchkiss High School physics class taught by Richard Hypio will soon be headed to the Washington, D.C. area as finalists in the National Engineering Design Competition. Competition team members Brandon Duval, Isaac Fisher, Zachary Larmer, David Murry,
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Agreement With Canada's Ridley Terminal for Pacific Coast Exports
ST. LOUIS, Jan. 18, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced an agreement with Canadian Crown Corporation Ridley Terminals Inc. ("RTI") - a coal and other bulk commodity marine terminal located near Prince Rupert, British Columbia - to facilitate coal exports to Pacific Rim markets.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Acquires Equity Interest in West Coast Terminal
ST. LOUIS, Jan. 12, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that it has acquired a 38 percent interest in Millennium Bulk Terminals-Longview, LLC ("MBT"), the owner of a bulk commodity terminal on the Columbia River near Longview, Wash.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Revises Earnings Guidance for Full Year 2010, Announces Fourth Quarter 2010 Earnings Conference Call
ST. LOUIS, Jan. 11, 2011 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that it expects its 2010 earnings per diluted share on a GAAP basis to be between $0.94 per share and $0.98 per share, including amortization of coal supply agreements and early debt extinguishment costs.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2010 Results
Adj. EBITDA increases 67% to $201 million vs. year-ago quarter Cash flow from operations grows 85% year-to-date Record quarterly and year-to-date free cash flow generated Company raises midpoint of 2010 earnings guidance range Earnings Highlights Quarter Ended Nine Months Ended In $ millions,
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Quarterly Dividend
ST. LOUIS, Oct 21, 2010 -- The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable December 15, 2010 to shareholders of record on December 1, 2010. St.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Earns 'Lead the Way' Award for Excellence in Asset Management
ST. LOUIS, Oct 20, 2010 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that it received a 2010 Innovation & Excellence in Asset Management Award from Mincom. Arch Coal earned the "Lead the Way" award for the successful standardization of enterprise asset management systems at its nationwide mining
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Coal-Mac Honored by U.S. Department of the Interior for Protecting the Environment
WASHINGTON, D.C., Oct 18, 2010 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that the U.S. Department of Interior honored its Coal-Mac, Inc. subsidiary with one of the top national environmental awards of the year. Coal-Mac was recognized with a 2010 National Award for Excellence in Surface Mining
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's (NYSE: ACI) Third Quarter 2010 Conference Call To Be Webcast, Podcast
ST. LOUIS, Oct 12, 2010 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) will discuss its third quarter 2010 financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Friday, Oct. 29 at 11:00 a.m. E.D.T. Participating on the call will be Arch's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Presents 23 Grants To Innovative Teachers in Delta County, Colorado
SOMERSET, Colo. (Oct. 8, 2010) - Delta County teachers will receive 23 grants, totaling $10,000, this school year from the Arch Coal Foundation to underwrite innovative teaching projects, according to Don Vickers, general manager of Mountain Coal Company's West Elk mine near Somerset.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Awarded Best Overall Predictive Maintenance Program
ST. LOUIS, Sept 21, 2010 -- Arch Coal, Inc. today announced that its predictive maintenance program has been named as the best overall program among mobile equipment fleets from around the world by Uptime magazine. "Earning the best predictive maintenance award is an important achievement for Arch
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Earns Fifth Consecutive Information Week 500 Ranking
ST. LOUIS, Sept 15, 2010 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that it again earned a spot on the InformationWeek 500, an annual listing of the nation's most innovative users of business technology. This marks the fifth consecutive year that Arch Coal has been ranked as one of the most
Toggle Summary Dugout Canyon Mine Resumes Longwall Production
WELLINGTON, Utah, Sept 09, 2010 -- Arch Coal's Canyon Fuel Company subsidiary today announced that its Dugout Canyon mine in Carbon County, Utah, has restarted its longwall mining system and is in the process of resuming production. After production was interrupted on June 22, the company worked
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Chairman and CEO to Speak at Barclays 2010 CEO Energy/Power Conference on September 15, Live Webcast Available
ST. LOUIS, Sept 09, 2010 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Steven F. Leer, will speak at the Barclays Capital 2010 CEO Energy/Power Conference in New York City on Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2010. Interested investors may access a live audio
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Continues Education-Support Programs in Four States
ST. LOUIS, Aug 23, 2010 -- The Arch Coal Foundation today announced that it is continuing to underwrite its education-support programs in four states, according to Deck Slone, Arch Coal, Inc. vice president and Arch Coal Foundation president. The Foundation underwrites the Arch Coal Teacher
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Pricing of $500 Million Senior Notes Offering
ST. LOUIS, Aug 02, 2010 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that it has successfully priced its offering of $500.0 million aggregate principal amount of 7.25% senior notes due 2020 at an issue price of 100% of principal amount. The offering will be made pursuant to Arch's existing
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Proposes $500 Million Senior Notes Offering
ST. LOUIS, Aug 02, 2010 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced its intention to offer $500.0 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2020. The offering will be made pursuant to Arch's existing universal shelf registration statement filed with the Securities and Exchange
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2010 Results
Quarterly revenues increase nearly 40% versus prior-year quarter Adjusted EBITDA more than doubles in second quarter of 2010 Operating margins expand across all regions versus year-ago quarter Operating cash flow grows more than 60% in first half of 2010 Earnings Highlights -------------------
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Quarterly Dividend
ST. LOUIS, July 22, 2010 -- The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable September 15, 2010 to shareholders of record on September 1, 2010. St.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Elects Two New Board Members
ST. LOUIS, July 21, 2010 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that J. Thomas Jones, CEO of West Virginia United Health System, and Peter I. Wold, president of Wold Oil Properties, have been elected to the company's board of directors. With today's additions, Arch Coal now has a 14-person
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's (NYSE: ACI) Second Quarter 2010 Conference Call to Be Webcast, Podcast
ST. LOUIS, July 12, 2010 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) will discuss its second quarter 2010 financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Friday, July 30 at 11:00 a.m. E.D.T. Participating on the call will be Arch's Chairman and Chief Executive
Toggle Summary Canyon Fuel Provides Update on Dugout Canyon Mine
Wellington, Utah, July 9, 2010 -- Arch Coal's Canyon Fuel Company subsidiary today provided an update on the status of its Dugout Canyon underground mine (Dugout) in Carbon County, Utah, where production has been temporarily idled since June 22, 2010.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Licenses ADA-ES Coal Enhancement Technology
Agreement Provides Upfront Payment of $2 Million and Structure for Potential Future Royalties Littleton, Colo. – June 29, 2010 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) (“Arch”) and ADA-ES, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADES) (“ADA” or the “Company”) today announced that the two companies have finalized the previously
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Skyline Mine Earns Multi-State RMCMI Safety Award for Fourth Consecutive Year
HELPER, Utah, June 28, 2010  -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that Skyline mine has earned top honors for underground mine safety among an eight-state region for a fourth consecutive year. The Rocky Mountain Coal Mining Institute (RMCMI) today awarded the employees of Skyline
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Pledges $100K to Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College
CHARLESTON, W.Va., June 22, 2010 -- The Arch Coal Foundation today announced that it plans to donate a total of $100,000 over the next four years to the Mine Academy at Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College, which is located near the Mountain Laurel and Coal-Mac operations.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal’s Black Thunder and Coal Creek Mines Continue Safety Excellence; Earn Multiple Wyoming State Safety Awards
WRIGHT, Wyo., June 2, 2010 – Thunder Basin Coal Company’s Black Thunder mine has surpassed two years and nearly 6.0 million employee-hours without a single lost-time safety injury. Additionally, Black Thunder recently was honored with the prestigious 2010 Governor’s Safety Award for Wyoming’s best
Toggle Summary Dugout Canyon Mine Resumes Production
WELLINGTON, Utah, May 21, 2010 -- Arch Coal's Canyon Fuel Company subsidiary announced that its Dugout Canyon Mine in Carbon County, Utah, has resumed coal production with all mining equipment, including the main longwall mining system. Mine crews recently completed permanently sealing a
Toggle Summary 16 Wyoming Teachers Receive 2010 Arch Coal Golden Apple Awards
WRIGHT, Wyo., May 21, 2010 - Sixteen Wyoming classroom teachers have earned Arch Coal Golden Apple Achiever Awards, the Arch Coal Foundation announced today. According to Greg Schaefer, Arch Coal, Inc., vice president of external affairs, western region, the Golden Apple awards are given to
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Awards ‘Golden Apples’ to 11 Utah Teachers
HELPER, Utah, May 18, 2010 -- Eleven area classroom teachers are being awarded Golden Apple Achiever certificates, the Arch Coal Foundation announced. According to Wess Sorensen, general manager of the Skyline Mine, the recipients of the Golden Apple award scored very high marks in the foundation's
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Names Rowlands to Lead Montana Project Development
ST. LOUIS, May 17, 2010 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that it has named William M. "Mike" Rowlands to the new position of director of Arch's Otter Creek operations in Montana. The company intends to open an office in Billings. "I'm honored to oversee Arch's Otter Creek project in
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Cumberland River, Wayne Smith Earn Virginia State Reclamation Awards for Excellence in Reforestation
DUNBAR, Va., May 13, 2010 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that its Cumberland River Coal Company as well as Surface Supervisor Wayne Smith earned Virginia state environmental awards for outstanding reclamation efforts. Cumberland River's Pardee surface mine was honored with the
Toggle Summary 11 Graduating High School Seniors Named 2010 Arch Coal Scholars
ST. LOUIS, May 12, 2010 --Eleven graduating high school seniors have been named Arch Coal Scholars, the Arch Coal Foundation announced today. The Arch Coal Scholars program is available to the children of employees of Arch Coal, Inc. and its subsidiaries and honors superior scholastic achievement.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Coal-Mac Surpasses 3 Million Employee-Hours and Four Years with Perfect Lost-Time Safety Record
CHARLESTON, W.Va., May 7, 2010 -- Arch Coal's Coal-Mac mining complex surpassed 3.0 million employee-hours and four years without a single lost-time injury on May 4, 2010. Coal-Mac is located near Holden, W.Va., and employs approximately 300 people.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal SVP and CFO to Speak at Bank of America Merrill Lynch Investor Conference on May 12, Live Webcast Available
ST. LOUIS, May 5, 2010 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that its Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, John T. Drexler, will speak at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2010 Global Metals and Mining Conference in Miami on Wednesday, May 12, 2010.
Toggle Summary Dugout Canyon Mine Temporarily Suspends Production
WELLINGTON, Utah, May 3, 2010 -- Arch Coal's Canyon Fuel Company subsidiary announced that it temporarily suspended production at its Dugout Canyon mine in Carbon County, Utah, on April 29 after a small increase in carbon monoxide levels was detected in a mined-out area that was in the process of
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Pledges $30K to Chief Logan Recreation Center
Charleston, W.Va. (May 1, 2010) – The Arch Coal Foundation today announced that it has made a three-year commitment totaling $30,000 to capital improvements at the Chief Logan Recreation Center in Logan, W.Va. “We were pleased to support this local rec center and its ongoing efforts to bring our
Toggle Summary Five Outstanding Utah Educators Receive Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award
MANTI, Utah, April 29, 2010 -- Five area classroom teachers were honored today at a ceremony at Manti Elementary school, each receiving a prestigious Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award. In addition to Arch Coal Senior Vice President Paul Lang and Utah Education Association Executive Director Mark
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Honors 10 Wyoming Teachers at 10th Annual Achievement Awards Ceremony
CHEYENNE, Wyo., April 27, 2010 -- Ten outstanding Wyoming classroom teachers received Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards today at a ceremony in the House of Representatives chamber in the Wyoming Capitol. The occasion marked the 10th anniversary of the Arch Coal Foundation's statewide
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Quarterly Dividend Increase
ST. LOUIS, April 22, 2010 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that its board of directors has approved an increase in the quarterly cash dividend from $0.09 per common share to $0.10 per common share. The dividend is payable June 15, 2010 to shareholders of record on June 1, 2010.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2010 Results
Adjusted EBITDA expands 14% versus the year-ago quarter Company raises full year 2010 adjusted EPS guidance by 60% 2010 metallurgical coal sales expected to more than triple versus prior year Earnings Highlights ------------------- Quarter Ended In $ millions, except per share data 3/31/10 3/31/09
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Thunder Basin Coal Company Earns National Award for Public Outreach
WRIGHT, Wyo., April 8, 2010 --Arch Coal's Thunder Basin Coal Company has been named the exclusive recipient of the 2010 Public Outreach Award by the Interstate Mining Compact Commission (IMCC). Since 1999, the IMCC Public Outreach Award has been presented each year to a single state government
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's (NYSE: ACI) First Quarter 2010 Conference Call To Be Webcast, Podcast
ST. LOUIS, April 5, 2010 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) will discuss its first quarter 2010 financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Monday, April 19 at 11:00 a.m. E.D.T. Participating on the call will be Arch's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Responds to EPA’s Latest Action Against Key Permit for Proposed Spruce No. 1 Mine
After various efforts over the past few months to address EPA's concerns with the Spruce permit, Arch Coal is disappointed that EPA has chosen to take the unprecedented action to initiate the veto process under Section 404(c) of the Clean Water Act against a validly issued and existing
Toggle Summary Arch Coal to Make Additional $3 Million Investment in ADA-ES
Capital Will Fund ADA Growth Opportunities and Enhance Environmental Performance of Coals Marketed by Arch LITTLETON, Colo., Mar 23, 2010 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) ("Arch") and ADA-ES, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADES) ("ADA" or the "Company") today announced that Arch plans to invest $3.0 million in ADA to
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Secures State-Controlled Otter Creek Coal Reserves in Montana
ST. LOUIS, March 18, 2010 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that it was the successful bidder for a state coal lease known as the Otter Creek Tracts located in southeastern Montana. Arch made a one-time bonus bid for the lease of $85.8 million, payable in April 2010.
Toggle Summary 18 West Virginia Teachers Receive Arch Coal Golden Apple Award
CHARLESTON, W.Va., March 16, 2010 -- Eighteen West Virginia classroom teachers have been named recipients of the Arch Coal Foundation Golden Apple award, according to John Snider, Arch Coal, Inc. vice president for external affairs, eastern region. "These 18 teachers are among West Virginia's most
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Acquires Stake in Trailblazer Energy Center
ST. LOUIS, March 11, 2010 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) and Tenaska, Inc. announced today that Arch has acquired a 35% equity interest in the Trailblazer Energy Center, which is being developed by Tenaska near Sweetwater, Texas. Arch's investment will be staged over time as the development of the
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Honors 12 West Virginia Teachers With Prestigious Awards
CHARLESTON, W.Va., March 9, 2010 -- Prestigious Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards were presented to 12 outstanding West Virginia classroom teachers today by the Arch Coal Foundation. Announcement of the 12 teachers statewide receiving a 2010 Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award was made by
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Declares Quarterly Dividend
ST. LOUIS, Feb 18, 2010 -- The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.09 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable March 15, 2010 to shareholders of record on March 1, 2010. St. Louis-based Arch Coal is the second largest U.S.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Robert Shanklin Awarded Prestigious Eisenhower Fellowship
ST. LOUIS, Feb 16, 2010 -- Eisenhower Fellowships is pleased to announce the selection of Arch Coal's Robert Shanklin as a 2010 St. Louis Eisenhower Fellow. During his six-week fellowship to Australia and China, Shanklin will cultivate new technical and executive contacts in the energy industry as
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's West Elk Mine Earns Three Colorado Awards for Safety Record, Pollution Prevention and Hawk's Nest Road Project
DENVER, Feb 11, 2010 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that Mountain Coal Company's West Elk mine employees were honored with a Colorado state safety award and two state environmental awards at the 112th National Western Mining Conference and Exhibition in Denver.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Jacob Hatch Selected as Young Engineer of the Year by Society of Mining Engineers
SALINA, Utah, Feb 10, 2010 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that Jacob Hatch, an employee of Arch subsidiary Canyon Fuel Company, has earned the 2009 J.W. Woomer Award as Young Engineer of the Year by the Society of Mining Engineers. Hatch is an electrical engineer with Canyon Fuel
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Coal-Mac Operation Honored With Three Safety and Environmental Awards in West Virginia
CHARLESTON, W.Va., Feb 08, 2010 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that Coal-Mac, Inc. has earned three top West Virginia state honors for achieving a strong safety performance and exhibiting exemplary environmental care. The West Virginia Office of Miners' Health, Safety and
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Mountain Laurel Complex Takes Home West Virginia's Most Prestigious Safety Honor Plus Mountaineer Guardian Award
  CHARLESTON, W.Va., Feb 05, 2010 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that Mingo Logan's Mountain Laurel complex has earned top honors for underground mine safety from the West Virginia Office of Miners' Health, Safety and Training. The Eustace Frederick Milestones of Safety Award
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Full Year 2009 Results
Earnings Highlights ------------------- Quarter Ended Year Ended In $ millions, except per share data 12/31/09 12/31/08 12/31/09 12/31/08 ---------- -------- -------- -------- -------- Revenues $725.5 $729.9 $2,576.1 $2,983.8 Income from Operations 29.5 87.4 123.7 461.3 Net Income(1) 1.5 62.3 42.2
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's (NYSE: ACI) Fourth Quarter 2009 Conference Call To Be Webcast, Podcast
ST. LOUIS, Jan 13, 2010 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) will discuss its fourth quarter and full year 2009 financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Friday, Jan. 29 at 11:00 a.m. E.S.T. Participating on the call will be Arch's Chairman and Chief
Toggle Summary Four Operations in Arch Coal's National Network Achieve Perfect Multi-Year Safety Rate
ST. LOUIS, Jan 05, 2010 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that four of its subsidiary operations have completed three or more consecutive years without a single lost-time injury. The active operations recognized are: Arch of Wyoming and Thunder Basin's Coal Creek mine in Wyoming;
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Retired CIO Named Premier 100 IT Leader
ST. LOUIS , Dec 07, 2009  -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that its recently retired vice president and chief information officer, Michael T. Abbene , has been named to Computerworld 's Premier 100 IT Leaders list for 2010. The honorees will be recognized at an awards ceremony on
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Black Thunder Mine Surpasses 4 Million Employee-Hours With Perfect Lost-Time Safety Record
WRIGHT, Wyo. , Nov 30, 2009 -- Thunder Basin Coal Company's Black Thunder mine surpassed 571 days and 4.0 million employee-hours without a single lost-time injury on Nov. 20, 2009 . "The dedicated workforce at Black Thunder mine has shown that together we can achieve a perfect zero in safety
Toggle Summary Arch Coal President and COO to Speak at FBR 2009 Fall Investor Conference on December 2, Live Webcast Available
ST. LOUIS , Nov 24, 2009 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that its President and Chief Operating Officer, John W. Eaves , will speak at the FBR Capital Markets 2009 Fall Investor Conference in New York City on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2009 . Interested investors may access a live audio
Toggle Summary Arch Coal and Great Northern Properties Enter into Montana Coal Lease on Otter Creek Reserves
ST. LOUIS , Nov 12, 2009  -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) and Great Northern Properties Limited Partnership (GNP) announced today that they have signed a coal lease comprising all of GNP's coal resources in the Otter Creek Tracts located in southeastern Montana .
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2009 Results
Download XLS Arch Coal delivers a solid operating performance in weak market cycle Earnings Highlights ------------------- In $ millions, except per Quarter Ended Nine Months Ended share data 9/30/09 9/30/08 9/30/09 9/30/08 ------------------------ ------- ------- ------- ------- Revenues $615.0
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Makes 28 Innovative Teaching Grants to Delta County, Colorado, Teachers
SOMERSET, Colo. (Oct. 29, 2009) – This school year 32 Delta County teachers will initiate 28 innovative teaching projects funded by the Arch Coal Foundation. The grants, totaling $10,000, were announced today by Don Vickers, general manager of Mountain Coal Company’s West Elk mine in Somerset.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Chairman and CEO Steven Leer to Appear on CNBC Executive Vision Series Oct. 27
ST. LOUIS , Oct 26, 2009 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Steven F. Leer will appear in a one-hour episode of CNBC's "Executive Vision" series, which airs on Tuesday, Oct. 27 in the United States at 9:00 p.m.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Declares Quarterly Dividend
ST. LOUIS , Oct 23, 2009 -- The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.09 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable December 15, 2009 to shareholders of record on December 1, 2009 . St.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Third Quarter 2009 Conference Call To Be Webcast, Podcast
ST. LOUIS , Oct 16, 2009 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) will discuss its third quarter 2009 financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Friday, Oct. 30 at 11:00 a.m. E.D.T. Participating on the call will be Arch's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Toggle Summary Teachers From Delta County, Colorado, Star in Arch Coal Videos
Hotchkiss K-8 Teachers Featured   SOMERSET. (Oct. 9, 2009) - Several Delta County teachers have starring roles in an Arch Coal video production about the innovative teaching grants program, according to Don Vickers, general manager of Mountain Coal Company's West Elk mine.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Completes Acquisition of Jacobs Ranch
ST. LOUIS , Oct. 1 , /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Rio Tinto's Jacobs Ranch mine for a purchase price of approximately $764 million , which includes an estimate for working capital adjustments.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Earns Fourth Consecutive InformationWeek 500 Ranking
ST. LOUIS, Sept 15, 2010 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI - News) today announced that it again earned a spot on the InformationWeek 500, an annual listing of the nation's most innovative users of business technology. This marks the fourth consecutive year that Arch Coal has been ranked as one of
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Continues Support of Teacher Recognition Programs in 2009-2010 School Year
ST. LOUIS, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Arch Coal Foundation today kicked off its annual K-12 teacher-recognition programs in West Virginia, Wyoming and Utah for the 2009-2010 school year. "Arch Coal values education and the star teachers who help their students achieve great things," said
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Donates $116K to Update Mine Rescue and Safety Lab at Missouri University of Science and Technology
ROLLA, Mo. (September 2, 2009) - The Arch Coal Foundation today announced a $116,000 donation to Missouri University of Science and Technology (Missouri S&T) to update its mine rescue and safety laboratory. "Missouri S&T in Rolla has one of the strongest mining engineering programs in the nation,"
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Amends and Extends Secured Revolving Credit Facility
ST. LOUIS (August 27, 2009) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that it has amended and extended the maturity of its senior secured revolving credit facility from June 2011 to March 2013.  This amendment, among other things, increases the size of the facility from $800 million to $860
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Receives Antitrust Clearance from the FTC Regarding the Jacobs Ranch Transaction
ST. LOUIS (August 20, 2009) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that it has received antitrust clearance from the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") in connection with the company's pending acquisition of Rio Tinto's Jacobs Ranch mine in the Powder River Basin of Wyoming.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Pricing of Senior Notes Offering
ST. LOUIS (July 28, 2009) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that it has successfully priced an offering of $600 million in aggregate principal amount of 8.750% senior unsecured notes due 2016 at an issue price of 97.464%. The offering, which was upsized from the previously announced $500
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Commences Public Offering of Common Stock
ST. LOUIS (July 27, 2009) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that it has commenced an offering of 17,000,000 shares of its common stock pursuant to an automatic shelf registration statement on Form S-3 filed previously with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Pricing of Equity Offering
ST. LOUIS (July 27, 2009) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that it has successfully priced its public offering of common stock. The offering was made pursuant to an automatically effective shelf registration statement on Form S-3 and prospectus previously filed with the Securities and
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Commences $500 Million Offering of Senior Notes Due 2016
ST. LOUIS (July 27, 2009) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that it has commenced an offering in accordance with Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, of $500 million in aggregate principal amount of senior unsecured notes due 2016.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results
  Earnings Highlights ------------------- Quarter Ended Six Months Ended In $ millions, except per share data 6/30/09 6/30/08 6/30/09 6/30/08 --------------------- ------- ------- ------- ------- Revenues $554.6 $785.1 $1,235.7 $1,484.5 Income from Operations 7.3 169.2 45.9 285.9 Net Income
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Declares Quarterly Dividend
ST. LOUIS (July 22, 2009) - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.09 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable September 15, 2009 to shareholders of record on September 1, 2009. St.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Names Hartley to Succeed Retiring CIO Abbene
ST. LOUIS (July 22, 2009) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced the selection of David E. Hartley to succeed the company's retiring Vice President and Chief Information Officer Michael T. Abbene. Hartley will be responsible for information system operations, applications, infrastructure,
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Second Quarter 2009 Conference Call To Be Webcast, Podcast
ST. LOUIS (July 10, 2009) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its second quarter 2009 financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Friday, July 24 at 11:00 a.m. E.D.T. Participating on the call will be Arch's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Skyline Mine Earns Multi-State Safety Award for Third Consecutive Year
HELPER, Utah (June 29, 2009) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that Skyline mine has earned top honors for underground mine safety among an eight-state region for a third consecutive year. The Rocky Mountain Coal Mining Institute (RMCMI) awarded the employees of Skyline mine with the
Toggle Summary Third Annual Innovative Teaching Grants Program Announced for Delta County Schools by Arch Coal Foundation
Somerset, Colo. (June 26, 2009) - For the third consecutive year, the Arch Coal Foundation will award Delta County teachers $10,000 in grants to support innovative teaching ideas. Announcement was made by Don Vickers, general manager of Mountain Coal Company and its West Elk mine.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Receives Request for Additional Information Regarding the Jacobs Ranch Transaction
ST. LOUIS (May 27, 2009) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that it had received a request for additional information (commonly known as a "Second Request") from the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") in connection with its planned acquisition of the Jacobs Ranch mine from Rio Tinto.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Joins National Carbon Capture Center
ST. LOUIS (May 27, 2009) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced it has joined the National Carbon Capture Center as a corporate partner and advisory member alongside several of its major customers, including Southern Company, American Electric Power and Luminant.
Toggle Summary Eleven High School Graduates Chosen As Arch Coal Scholars; College Scholarship Program Celebrates 20 Years
ST. LOUIS (May 18, 2009) - The Arch Coal Foundation today announced that 11 recent high school graduates have been chosen as 2009 Arch Coal Scholars. The Arch Coal Scholars program honors outstanding scholastic achievement by the children of employees of Arch Coal, Inc. and its subsidiaries.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Black Thunder Mine Surpasses One Year, 2.5 Million Employee-Hours with Zero Lost-Time Safety Incidents
WRIGHT, Wyo. (May 14, 2009) - Thunder Basin Coal Company's Black Thunder mine near Wright, Wyoming, surpassed 365 days and 2.5 million employee-hours without a single lost-time safety incident on April 28, 2009. During that time, Black Thunder's 1,200 employees have produced more than 8 percent of
Toggle Summary 24 West Virginia Teachers Earn Arch Coal Golden Apple Awards
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (May 5, 2009) - Twenty four outstanding classroom teachers earned 2009 Golden Apple Awards certificates from the Arch Coal Foundation, according to John R. Snider, Arch Coal vice president, external affairs, eastern region. "The applications from Golden Apple Awards recipients
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Pledges $1.5 Million to Promote Clean Coal Technology Research at University of Wyoming
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (April 29, 2009) - The Arch Coal Foundation today announced a $1.5 million gift to the University of Wyoming's School of Energy Resources (SER) Clean Coal Technology Center. "This gift from Arch Coal will help move the University of Wyoming along on its path to becoming a leader in
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards Presented to 10 Wyoming Educators
CHEYENNE (April 29, 2009) - Ten outstanding classroom teachers today received the coveted Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award during a ceremony at Buffalo Ridge Elementary School in Cheyenne. Announcement of the award recipients was made by Arch Coal Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Steven F.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Announces Five Teacher Achievement Recipients in Utah
WELLINGTON, Utah (April 28, 2009) - Five outstanding classroom teachers today received the prestigious Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award. The announcement was made at Wellington Elementary by Arch Coal President and Chief Operating Officer John Eaves.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2009 Results
ST. LOUIS (April 24, 2009) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today reported first quarter 2009 net income of $30.6 million, or $0.21 per fully diluted share, compared with $81.1 million, or $0.56 per fully diluted share, in the prior-year period. The company earned adjusted earnings before interest,
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Declares Quarterly Dividend
ST. LOUIS (April 23, 2009) - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.09 per share on the company's common stock.  The dividend is payable June 15, 2009 to shareholders of record on June 1, 2009. St.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Earns Three Earth Day Awards for Outstanding Environmental Stewardship in Utah
SALT LAKE CITY (April 22, 2009) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its Canyon Fuel Company's Sufco, Skyline and Dugout Canyon mines each earned a Utah Earth Day award for outstanding efforts in environmental stewardship during the 2008 calendar year.
Toggle Summary 12 Receive Prestigious Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards in West Virginia
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (April 17, 2009) - Twelve outstanding West Virginia classroom teachers, with almost 350 years of combined teaching experience, today received prestigious Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards during a ceremony at the Clay Center. Joining Arch Coal Chairman and Chief Executive
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's First Quarter 2009 Conference Call To Be Webcast, Podcast
ST. LOUIS (April 9, 2009) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its first quarter 2009 financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Friday, April 24 at 11:00 a.m. E.D.T. Participating on the call will be Arch's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Recognizes 16 Utah Teachers With Golden Apple Certificates
HELPER, Utah (April 7, 2009) - Sixteen outstanding classroom teachers in the area were awarded Arch Coal Golden Apple certificates by the Arch Coal Foundation, according to Wess Sorensen, general manger of Skyline mine. The 2009 Golden Apple recipients are: Karen Bedont Lighthouse Life & Learning
Toggle Summary 14 Wyoming Teachers Receive Arch Coal Golden Apple Awards
WRIGHT, Wyo. (April 6, 2009) - Fourteen Wyoming classroom teachers have earned Golden Apple awards from the Arch Coal Foundation, according to Greg Schaefer, Arch Coal, Inc. vice president for external affairs, western region. The Arch Coal Foundation will announce its annual Teacher Achievement
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Plans to Acquire Rio Tinto's Jacobs Ranch Operation
ST. LOUIS (March 9, 2009) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that it has agreed to purchase Rio Tinto's Jacobs Ranch mine in the Powder River Basin of Wyoming for $761 million.  In 2008, Jacobs Ranch produced 42.1 million tons of high-quality sub-bituminous coal for sale to power
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's West Elk Mine Earns Two Colorado Awards for Pollution Prevention and Monument Dam Projects
DENVER (February 25, 2009) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced that Mountain Coal Company's West Elk mine employees were honored today with two Colorado state environmental awards at the 111th National Western Mining Conference and Exhibition in Denver.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Subsidiaries Earn Three State Environmental Achievement Awards in West Virginia
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (February 24, 2009) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that Coal-Mac, Inc. and Mingo Logan Coal Company have earned three top state honors for wildlife preservation and environmental excellence. Ducks Unlimited presented the West Virginia Wetlands Award to Coal-Mac for
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Subsidiaries Earn Highest Safety Honor and Two Mountaineer Guardian Awards in West Virginia
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (February 20, 2009) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that its Coal-Mac, Inc. subsidiary has earned top honors for mine safety from the West Virginia Office of Miners' Health Safety and Training. The Bart B. Lay, Jr. Milestones of Safety Award was presented to
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Declares Quarterly Dividend
ST. LOUIS (February 19, 2009) - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.09 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable March 16, 2009 to shareholders of record on March 2, 2009. St.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Full Year 2008 Results
Company delivers best year on record for earnings per share; EBITDA expands 60% versus a year ago; Record operating cash flow more than doubles versus 2007 ST. LOUIS (January 30, 2009) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today reported record net income of $354.3 million, or $2.45 per fully diluted
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Fourth Quarter 2008 Conference Call To Be Webcast, Podcast
ST. LOUIS (January 12, 2009) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its fourth quarter and full year 2008 financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Friday, January 30 at 11:00 a.m. E.S.T. Participating on the call will be Arch's Chairman and Chief
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Pledges $5 Million to Washington University's Energy Consortium to Advance Clean Coal Technology
ST. LOUIS (December 2, 2008) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that it has pledged $5 million over five years for the establishment of the Consortium for Clean Coal Utilization at Washington University in St. Louis. The consortium's goal is to bring university researchers, industries,
Toggle Summary 24 Innovative Teaching Grants Totaling $10,000 to Be Made to Delta County, Colorado, Teachers by Arch Coal Foundation
SOMERSET, Colo. (Oct. 28, 2008) - Twenty four teaching projects suggested by Delta County teachers and teaching specialists have been selected to receive 2008 Arch Coal Foundation innovative teaching grants. Announcement of the $10,000 in grants was made by Pete Wyckoff, general manager of Mountain
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2008 Results
Earnings per share more than triple from prior-year quarter; EBITDA expands by nearly 50% versus the year-ago quarter; Company forecasts record financial results for calendar year 2008 ST. LOUIS (October 27, 2008) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today reported third quarter 2008 net income of $97.8
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Declares Quarterly Dividend
ST. LOUIS (October 23, 2008) - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.09 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable December 15, 2008 to shareholders of record on December 1, 2008. St.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Third Quarter Conference Call To Be Webcast, Podcast
ST. LOUIS (October 9, 2008) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its third quarter 2008 financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Monday, October 27 at 11:00 a.m. E.D.T. Participating on the call will be Arch's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Hosts Annual Mine Emergency Rescue Drill in Utah to Sharpen Crucial Skills
WELLINGTON, Utah (October 2, 2008) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) and the U.S. Department of Labor's Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) conducted a mock safety drill today at Dugout Canyon mine in Carbon County, Utah. The full-day rescue exercise involved more than 150 federal and state
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Named Among Best Mid-Cap Stocks
ST. LOUIS (September 29, 2008) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that it has been named one of America's best mid-cap stocks by Forbes magazine for showing a unique combination of growth, financial stability and promising forecasts. "Arch's inclusion as one of America's best mid-cap
Toggle Summary Interior Department Honors Arch Coal with Two National Good Neighbor Awards for Exemplary Community Practices
ST. LOUIS (September 23, 2008) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) and its operating subsidiaries Coal-Mac, Inc. and Thunder Basin Coal Company were recognized today by the U.S. Department of Interior for demonstrating the nation's best stewardship practices of the past year.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Earns Third Consecutive Ranking on InformationWeek 500
ST. LOUIS (September 16, 2008) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that it again earned a spot on the 2008 InformationWeek 500 list. This marks the third consecutive year that Arch Coal has been ranked as one of the most innovative companies by InformationWeek .
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Kicks Off 2009 Teacher Recognition Program in Utah
WELLINGTON, Utah (Sept. 2, 2008) - The Arch Coal Foundation's popular teacher recognition program - the Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards - is beginning its third year in Carbon, Emery, Sanpete and Sevier counties and nomination forms are now available, according to Erwin Sass, general manager
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Teacher Achievement Awards Program Continues in West Virginia; Awards Increased to $3,500
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (Sept. 2, 2008) - Nomination forms soon will be reaching schools throughout West Virginia for the prestigious Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards program, according to John Snider, Arch Coal vice president for external affairs, eastern region.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation's Teacher Achievement Awards Program Kicks Off Ninth Year in Wyoming, Increases Award Amount
WRIGHT, Wyo. (Sept. 2, 2008) - The Arch Coal Foundation's prestigious Teacher Achievement Awards program has started its ninth year in Wyoming, according to Greg Schaefer, vice president of external affairs, western region, for Arch Coal, Inc. Schaefer also announced that the foundation has
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Thunder Basin Sweeps International Surface Mine Rescue Competition
WRIGHT, Wyo. (August 27, 2008) - Arch Coal's Thunder Basin Coal Company achieved a first place finish in the 28th Annual International Surface Mine Rescue Competition held in Campbell County, Wyo., on August 21-23. A total of 12 teams from the United States and Canada participated in the three-day
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Chairman and CEO to Speak at Lehman Brothers CEO Energy/Power Conference on September 4, Live Webcast Available
ST. LOUIS (August 26, 2008) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Steven F. Leer, will speak at the Lehman Brothers CEO Energy/Power Conference in New York City on Thursday, September 4, 2008 Interested investors may access a live audio webcast
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Elects Slone as Vice President of Government, Investor and Public Affairs
ST. LOUIS (August 1, 2008) — The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that Deck S. Slone has been elected vice president, government, investor and public affairs. Slone previously held the position of vice president, investor relations and public affairs.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Elects Jones as Senior Vice President
ST. LOUIS (August 1, 2008) - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that Robert G. Jones has been elected senior vice president - law, general counsel and secretary. Jones previously held the position of vice president - law, general counsel and secretary.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results
Earnings per share increase 200% from prior-year quarter; Company earns record EBITDA of $240.9 million; Raises full year 2008 guidance range ST. LOUIS (July 25, 2008) — Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today reported net income of $113.0 million, or $0.78 per fully diluted share, in the second quarter
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Declares Quarterly Dividend
ST. LOUIS (July 24, 2008) — The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.09 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable September 15, 2008 to shareholders of record on September 1, 2008. St.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Second Quarter Conference Call To Be Webcast, Podcast
ST. LOUIS (July 16, 2008) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its second quarter 2008 financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Friday, July 25 at 11:00 a.m. E.D.T. Participating on the call will be Arch's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Chairman and CEO to Speak at JP Morgan Basics and Industrials Conference on June 3, Live Webcast Available
ST. LOUIS (May 27, 2008) — Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Steven F. Leer, will speak at the JP Morgan 3rd Annual Basics and Industrials Conference in New York City on Tuesday, June 3, 2008. Interested investors may access a live audio
Toggle Summary Eleven High School Graduates Named Arch Coal Scholars
ST. LOUIS (May 22, 2008) — The Arch Coal Foundation today announced that 11 recent high school graduates have been chosen as 2008 Arch Coal Scholars. The Arch Coal Scholars program honors outstanding scholastic achievement by the children of employees of Arch Coal, Inc. and its subsidiaries.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Announces Second Annual Innovative Teaching Grants Program for Delta County Schools
Somerset, Colo. (May 20, 2008) – The Arch Coal Foundation will again award Delta County teachers grants to support innovative teaching ideas in the 2008-2009 school year. The announcement was made by Pete Wyckoff, general manager of Mountain Coal Company and its West Elk mine.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Achievement Awards Given to Five Outstanding Utah Teachers
PRICE, Utah (May 8, 2008) - The second annual Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards were presented here today to five outstanding classroom teachers at a ceremony at Castle Heights Elementary. Announcement of the awards was made at a ceremony at Castle Heights Elementary School by Arch Coal, Inc.
Toggle Summary 10 Wyoming Teachers Receive Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards
GILLETTE, Wyo. (May 6, 2008) — Ten outstanding Wyoming classroom teachers received Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards here today at a ceremony at Campbell County High School. It was the eighth year the Arch Coal Foundation has underwritten the statewide teacher recognition program.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Subsidiaries Earn Earth Day Award for Third Consecutive Year
SALT LAKE CITY (May 5, 2008) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that, for a third consecutive year, its Canyon Fuel Company's Skyline and Sufco mines earned a Utah Earth Day award for outstanding efforts in environmental stewardship.   The Utah Division of Oil, Gas and Mining (DOGM) board
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Confirms New CFO, Elects Chief Accounting Officer and Names New Controller
ST. LOUIS (April 24, 2008) - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today, as planned, elected John T. Drexler as senior vice president and chief financial officer, effective April 30. Additionally, Arch's board of directors elected John W.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Fourth Dividend Increase in Five Years
ST. LOUIS (April 24, 2008) — Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its board of directors has approved an increase in the quarterly cash dividend from $0.07 per common share to $0.09 per common share. The dividend is payable June 13, 2008 to shareholders of record on May 30, 2008.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal CFO Messey Announces Plans to Retire; Board to Elect Successor Later This Week
ST. LOUIS (April 21, 2008) — Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its senior vice president and chief financial officer, Robert J. Messey, has announced plans to retire from the corporation effective April 30. As part of a planned and orderly succession process, Arch's board of directors
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2008 Results
Earnings per share increase 180% from the year-ago quarter ST. LOUIS (April 21, 2008) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today reported first quarter 2008 net income of $81.1 million, or $0.56 per fully diluted share, compared with $28.7 million, or $0.20 per fully diluted share, in the first quarter of
Toggle Summary 19 Wyoming Teachers Awarded 'Golden Apple' Certificates by Arch Coal Foundation
WRIGHT, Wyo. (April 15, 2008) - Nineteen Wyoming classroom teachers have earned 'Golden Apple' certificates from the Arch Coal Foundation, according to Greg Schaefer, Arch Coal's vice president of external affairs, western region. Polly Ann Beebout CY Junior High Casper Toni Marie Billings Sagewood
Toggle Summary 23 Utah Teachers Receive Arch Coal 'Golden Apple' Certificates
PRICE, Utah (April 15, 2008) - Twenty-three classroom teachers from Carbon, Emery, Sanpete and Sevier counties have been selected to receive 'Golden Apple' certificates from the Arch Coal Foundation, according to Erwin Sass, general manager of Dugout Canyon mine.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's First Quarter Conference Call To Be Webcast, Podcast
ST. LOUIS (April 10, 2008) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its first quarter 2008 financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Monday, April 21, at 11:00 a.m. E.D.T. Participating on the call will be Arch's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Named One of America's Most Trustworthy Companies
ST. LOUIS (April 2, 2008) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that it has been named one of America's most trustworthy companies by Forbes magazine based on its sound accounting practices and financial reporting. "Our selection as one of the most dependable and transparent U.S.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's West Elk Mine Earns Two Awards for Environmental Stewardship in Colorado
ST. LOUIS (March 19, 2008) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that Mountain Coal Company's West Elk mine earned two state awards for its outstanding environmental achievements in 2007. The Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety presented West Elk with the awards at the
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Names 12 West Virginia Recipients of Teacher Achievement Award
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (February 27, 2008) - Twelve outstanding West Virginia classroom teachers today received prestigious Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards. Joining Arch Coal Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Steven F. Leer at the Capitol ceremony honoring the 12 teachers were Gov.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Declares Quarterly Dividend
ST. LOUIS (February 21, 2008) – The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.07 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable March 14, 2008 to shareholders of record on February 29, 2008. St.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Chairman and CEO to Speak at Raymond James Investor Conference on March 4, Live Webcast Available
ST. LOUIS (February 20, 2008) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Steven F. Leer, will speak at the Raymond James 29th Annual Institutional Investors Conference in Orlando on Tuesday, March 4, 2008.
Toggle Summary 25 West Virginia Teachers Earn Arch Coal 'Golden Apples'
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (Feb. 18, 2008) – Twenty-five outstanding classroom teachers have earned "Golden Apple" certificates from the Arch Coal Foundation, according to John R. Snider, Arch Coal vice president, external affairs, eastern region. "These 25 teachers received very high appraisals of their
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Full Year 2007 Results
Strong fourth quarter caps Arch Coal's second-best year on record ST. LOUIS (February 1, 2008) — Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today reported fourth quarter 2007 net income available to common shareholders of $81.3 million, or $0.56 per fully diluted share, on income from operations of $75.1 million
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Fourth Quarter 2007 Conference Call To Be Webcast, Podcast
ST. LOUIS (January 15, 2008) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its fourth quarter and full year 2007 financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Friday, Feb. 1, at 11:00 a.m. E.S.T. Participating on the call will be Arch's Chairman and Chief
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Redemption of Preferred Stock
ST. LOUIS (December 27, 2007) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that it has called for redemption all outstanding shares of its 5% Perpetual Cumulative Convertible Preferred Stock and will redeem all such shares on February 1, 2008. The redemption price payable for each outstanding
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Makes 20 Innovative Teaching Grants; Awards Are the First for New Program in Delta County, Colorado
SOMERSET, Colo. (Nov. 14, 2007) - Twenty Delta County teachers today received innovative teaching grants from the Arch Coal Foundation. The value of the grants is estimated at almost $10,000. The announcement was made by Pete Wyckoff, general manager of Mountain Coal Company's West Elk mine in
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Chairman and CEO to Speak at FBR Capital Markets Investor Conference on November 27, Live Webcast Available
 ST. Louis (November 12, 2007) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Steven F. Leer, will speak at the 2007 FBR Capital Markets Investor Conference in New York City on Tuesday, November 27, 2007.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Declares Quarterly Dividend
ST. LOUIS (October 25, 2007) – The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.07 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable December 14, 2007 to shareholders of record on November 30, 2007. St.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2007 Results
Arch Coal delivers a solid operating performance in improving U.S. coal market ST. LOUIS (October 19, 2007) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today reported third quarter 2007 net income available to common shareholders of $27.2 million, or $0.19 per fully diluted share, compared with $50.8 million, or
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Earns Ranking on InformationWeek 500 for Enhancing Inventory Management and Customer Notifications
ST. LOUIS (October 16, 2007) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that it has again achieved the ranks of the InformationWeek 500 list for its innovative use of wireless technologies to improve inventory management and for the creation of standardized customer-facing systems for shipment
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Mock Mine Disaster Sharpens Rescue, Communication Skills
HOLMES MILL, Ky. (October 10, 2007) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) conducted a mock safety drill today at Lone Mountain Processing, Inc., situated between Harlan County, Ky. and Lee County, Va. The full-day rescue exercise involved more than 100 federal and state officials, miners and personnel
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Third Quarter Conference Call To Be Webcast, Podcast
ST. LOUIS (October 8, 2007) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its third quarter 2007 financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Friday, Oct. 19, at 11:00 a.m. E.D.T. Participating on the call will be Arch's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Geologists Set To Celebrate Earth Science Week October 14-20; They Remember the Teachers Who Helped Set Their Course
ST. LOUIS (October 4, 2007) – Mark Bunnell, Mike Lincoln and Matt Workman, all geologists for Arch Coal, Inc., have Earth Science Week – October 14-20 – marked on their calendars. It isn't a high profile holiday week, the three acknowledge, but it is one that they feel is very important.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Acquires Coal Reserves in Illinois
ST. LOUIS (October 1, 2007) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that on September 28, 2007 it acquired approximately 157 million tons of recoverable coal reserves and significant surface acreage in the Illinois Basin from International Coal Group, Inc. for approximately $38.9 million.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Mining Operation, Employees Featured in New Dodge TV Ads
ST. LOUIS (September 26, 2007) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its Canyon Fuel Company's Skyline mine and several local employees are featured in a new set of television advertisements for the Dodge brand and its Dodge Ram 2500. "Our underground mines in Utah and Colorado depend
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Reclamation, Stewardship Named Among Nation's Best
Interior Department Honors Coal-Mac for Excellent Environmental Practices, Mountain Laurel for Citizenship ST. LOUIS (September 19, 2007) – Two of Arch Coal's (NYSE: ACI) mines were recognized yesterday by the U.S. Department of Interior for demonstrating the best reclamation and stewardship
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Band Mill Mine Named Nation's Safest Underground Coal Mine, Earns Sentinels of Safety Award
Second consecutive year an Arch subsidiary ranks as safest underground mine ST. LOUIS (September 19, 2007) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that Cumberland River Coal Company's Band Mill No. 2 mine achieved the nation's best safety record in 2006 among all large underground coal mines
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Introduces Innovative Teaching Grants Program In Delta County; Teachers and Students To Benefit
Somerset, Colo. (September 11, 2007) - Teachers and students soon will benefit from a new Arch Coal Foundation grants program in Delta County, according to West Elk's General Manager Pete Wyckoff. The Arch Coal Foundation is funded by Arch Coal, Inc, which owns West Elk mine.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Announces Continued Support of Teacher Recognition Programs in 2007-2008 School Year
ST. LOUIS (August 27, 2007) - The Arch Coal Foundation will continue underwriting of its unique teacher recognition programs in West Virginia, Wyoming and Utah during the 2007-2008 school year, according to Deck Slone, the Foundation's president. In addition, the Foundation plans to undertake a new
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Chairman and CEO to Speak at Lehman Brothers CEO Energy/Power Conference on September 6, Live Webcast Available
ST. LOUIS (August 24, 2007) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Steven F. Leer, will speak at the Lehman Brothers CEO Energy/Power Conference in New York City on Thursday, September 6, 2007. Interested investors may access a live audio webcast
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Declares Quarterly Dividend
ST. LOUIS (August 3, 2007) - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.07 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable September 14, 2007 to shareholders of record on August 31, 2007. St.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2007 Results
Arch Coal achieves a solid performance in soft U.S. coal market St. Louis (July 23, 2007) -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today reported second quarter 2007 net income available to common shareholders of $37.5 million, or $0.26 per fully diluted share, compared with $69.6 million, or $0.48 per fully
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Highlights Corporate Commitment in Social Responsibility Report
ST. LOUIS (July 11, 2007) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today released a report outlining its corporate social responsibility efforts. The report details the company's commitment to the air, land and water; to the communities in which the company operates; and to the highest level of ethical
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Second Quarter Conference Call To Be Webcast, Podcast
ST. LOUIS (July 2, 2007) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its second quarter 2007 financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Monday, July 23, at 11:00 a.m. E.D.T. Participating on the call will be Arch's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Marks 10-Year Anniversary on July 1
ST. LOUIS (June 29, 2007) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will mark its 10-year anniversary on July 1, 2007. "We are delighted to celebrate this anniversary with our customers, employees and other stakeholders, who together have made Arch Coal a world-class energy company," said Arch Coal's Chairman
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Divests Mining Complex in Central Appalachia to Alpha Natural Resources
ST. LOUIS (June 20, 2007) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced the divestiture of its Mingo Logan subsidiary's Ben Creek Complex in West Virginia ("Mingo Logan") to Cobra Natural Resources, LLC, a subsidiary of Alpha Natural Resources. Upon closing of the transaction, which is expected to
Toggle Summary Arch Coal and Mountain Laurel Mining Complex Recognized for Corporate Citizenship
SHARPLES, W.Va. (June 6, 2007) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) and its Mountain Laurel mining complex recently were recognized for superior corporate citizenship by the American Coal Council. The Excellence in the Advancement of Public Service and Community Development award was presented to the
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Chairman and CEO to Speak at JP Morgan Conference on June 12, Live Webcast Available
ST. LOUIS (May 30, 2007) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Steven F. Leer, will speak at JP Morgan's Basics & Industrial Conference in New York City on Tuesday, June 12. Interested investors may access a live audio webcast of the
Toggle Summary Ten Utah Teachers Receive 'Golden Apples' from Arch Coal
WELLINGTON, UT (May 18, 2007) - Ten Utah teachers are receiving 'Golden Apple' certificates from the Arch Coal Foundation, according to Erwin Sass, general manager of Dugout Canyon mine. Sass said these 10 teachers scored very high marks in the 2006-2007 Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards
Toggle Summary 25 Wyoming Teachers To Receive Arch Coal's Golden Apple Award
25 Wyoming Teachers To Receive Arch Coal's Golden Apple Award WRIGHT, Wyo. (May 17, 2007) – Twenty-five Wyoming classroom teachers will receive the Arch Coal Foundation's "Golden Apple" award, according to Greg Schaefer, Arch Coal vice president for external affairs.
Toggle Summary Eleven High School Graduates Named Arch Coal Scholars
ST. LOUIS (May 9, 2007) - The Arch Coal Foundation today announced that 11 graduating high school seniors have been chosen as 2007 Arch Coal Scholars. The Arch Coal Scholars program honors outstanding scholastic achievement by the children of employees of Arch Coal and its subsidiaries.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Achievement Awards Given to Five Utah Teachers
RICHFIELD, Utah (May 2, 2007) - Five outstanding area classroom teachers received Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards today at a ceremony at Ashman Elementary. In addition to Arch Coal Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Steven F. Leer, State School Board Member Dixie Allen, and Utah Education
Toggle Summary Wyoming Teachers Receive Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (May 1, 2007) - Ten excellent Wyoming classroom teachers received Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards today at a ceremony at Afflerbach Elementary School. In addition to Arch Coal Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer Steven F.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Dividend Increase
ST. LOUIS (April 26, 2007) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its board of directors has approved an increase in the quarterly cash dividend from $0.06 per common share to $0.07 per common share. The dividend is payable June 15, 2007 to shareholders of record on June 1, 2007.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Takes Home Two Earth Day Awards
Sufco and Skyline Mines Recognized by Utah Division of Oil, Gas and Mining for Environmental Stewardship in National Forests SALT LAKE CITY (April 26, 2007) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that Canyon Fuel Company's Sufco and Skyline mines each earned Utah Earth Day awards for
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2007 Results
Arch Coal records solid performance despite weak market conditions St. Louis - Arch Coal, In c. (NYSE:ACI) today reported first quarter 2007 net income available to common shareholders of $28.7 million, or $0.20 per fully diluted share, compared with $60.6 million, or $0.42 per fully diluted share,
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's First Quarter Conference Call To Be Webcast, Podcast
ST. LOUIS (April 19, 2007) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its first quarter 2007 financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Monday, April 23, at 11:00 a.m. E.D.T. Participating on the call will be Arch's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Toggle Summary 23 West Virginia Teachers Earn Arch Coal 'Golden Apples'
Charleston, W.Va. (April 10, 2007) - Twenty-three West Virginia classroom teachers have earned Golden Apple awards from the Arch Coal Foundation, according to John R. Snider, Arch Coal, Inc. vice president for external affairs. Last month, the Arch Coal Foundation gave Teacher Achievement Awards to
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's West Elk Mine Earns Awards for Safety and Environmental Protection in Colorado
ST. LOUIS (March 28, 2007) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that Mountain Coal Company's West Elk Mine earned two state awards for its outstanding efforts in environmental, health and safety practices in 2006. The Colorado Division of Minerals and Geology (CDMG) and the Colorado Mining
Toggle Summary Ziegler Named President of Arch Coal Sales
ST. LOUIS (March 12, 2007) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that John Ziegler, Jr. has been named president of Arch Coal Sales, Arch's sales and marketing subsidiary, effective immediately. Ziegler will have responsibility for contract administration and the day-to-day marketing of
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Teacher Recognition Program Names W.Va. Recipients; Each Receives $2,500 Personal Award
Arch Coal Teacher Recognition Program Names W.Va. Recipients; Each Receives $2,500 Personal Award CHARLESTON, W.Va. (March 5, 2007) – Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards were presented to 12 outstanding West Virginia classroom teachers today at the state capitol.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Declares Quarterly Dividend
ST. LOUIS (February 22, 2007) - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.06 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable March 15, 2007, to shareholders of record on March 1, 2007. St.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Official Praises Utah for 'Great Response' To Teacher Awards Nominations
Salina, UT (Feb 13, 2007) - "Some 147 classroom teachers in Carbon, Emery, Sanpete and Sevier counties were nominated for 2007 Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards," according to Ken May, general manager of Arch's Sufco mine. "This is a fantastic response for our program's first year in Utah," said
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Record Full Year 2006 Results
EPS increases to $1.80 from $0.17 in prior-year period Net income 1 increases to $260.6 million vs. $22.5 million in 2005 EBITDA improves 88% to $545.0 million vs. $290.2 million a year ago St. Louis (February 2, 2007) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today reported record 2006 net income available to
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Coal-Mac Subsidiary Earns Three Statewide Distinctions for Safety and Environmental Excellence
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (January 26, 2007) – Arch Coal's Coal-Mac, Inc. recently earned three statewide awards for its 2006 excellence in safety and environmental performance at the 34th Annual West Virginia Mining Symposium in Charleston, W.Va. The Mountaineer Guardian safety award was presented to
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Mountain Laurel Honored with Top Environmental Stewardship Award in West Virginia
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (January 18, 2007) — Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced its Mountain Laurel mining complex earned top honors for reclamation excellence from the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection. The Greenlands Award was presented to Mingo Logan's Mountain Laurel mine
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Fourth Quarter Conference Call To Be Webcast, Podcast
ST. LOUIS (January 16, 2007) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its fourth quarter 2006 financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Friday, Feb. 2 at 11:00 a.m. EST. Participating on the call will be Arch's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Elects Lang as Senior Vice President of Operations
ST. LOUIS (December 11, 2006) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its board of directors has elected Paul A. Lang as senior vice president of operations. Lang most recently led Arch's western operations as president of Arch Western Resources LLC.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Ranks in Top 10 Among 800 Annual Reports
ST. LOUIS (November 21, 2006) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that it earned a place in the 16th Annual Triad Top Ten for its most recent annual report to shareholders among more than 800 Midwest public companies. The Triad Awards Report Program is sponsored and underwritten by three
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Teacher Achievement Awards Program Begins in Four Utah Counties
PRICE, Utah (November 9, 2006) – The Arch Coal Foundation is expanding its prestigious Teacher Achievement Awards program to include four Utah counties – Carbon, Emery, Sanpete and Sevier – beginning this school year. These counties surround Arch's Dugout Canyon, Sufco and Skyline mines.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Foundation Pledges $100K to Promote Mine Safety and Technology Development Program at Marshall University
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (October 27, 2006) - The Arch Coal Foundation today announced that it would donate a total of $100,000 over the next three years to Marshall University's new Mine Safety Technology Innovation Capability and Regional Business Development program.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Declares Quarterly Dividend
ST. LOUIS (October 26, 2006) – The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.06 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable December 15, 2006, to shareholders of record on December 5, 2006. St.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Third Quarter Results
EPS increases 169% to $0.35 from $0.13 in prior-year period ST. LOUIS (October 20, 2006) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today reported third quarter 2006 consolidated net income of $50.9 million, or $0.35 per fully diluted share, compared with $18.9 million, or $0.13 per fully diluted share, in the
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Third Quarter Conference Call To Be Webcast, Podcast
ST. LOUIS (October 6, 2006) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its third quarter 2006 financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Friday, Oct. 20 at 11:00 a.m. EDT. Participating on the call will be Arch's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Expands Commercial Analysis Team; Metzroth Joins As Vice President of Analysis and Strategy
ST. LOUIS (October 4, 2006) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that Lawrence "Larry" Metzroth will join the company on October 16 as Vice President of Analysis and Strategy, and will report to C. Henry Besten, senior vice president of Strategic Development.
Toggle Summary Jennifer Johnson Named President of Arch Coal's Arch Energy Resources Subsidiary
ST. LOUIS (October 2, 2006) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that Jennifer J. Johnson has been named President of Arch Energy Resources, and will report to David Warnecke, Arch Coal's vice president of marketing and trading. In this new role, Johnson will be responsible for developing
Toggle Summary Interior Department Honors Arch Coal's Black Thunder Mine with National Good Neighbor Award for Superior Community Service
ST. LOUIS (September 27, 2006) - The U.S. Department of the Interior's Office of Surface Mining (OSM) has honored one of Arch Coal's (NYSE: ACI) mines for its exemplary interaction, communication and involvement with the surrounding communities. Black Thunder mine was recently presented with the
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Skyline Mine Achieves Nation's Best Underground Safety Record, Earns Sentinels of Safety Award
ST. LOUIS (September 22, 2006) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its Skyline mine achieved the nation's best underground coal mine safety record in 2005, according to the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA). The prestigious Sentinels of Safety award was presented to Skyline
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Announces New Share Repurchase Program
ST. LOUIS, (September 21, 2006) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that its Board of Directors has authorized the company to repurchase up to 14,000,000 shares of its common stock, effective immediately. The timing of any purchases, and the ultimate number of shares to be purchased, will
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Earns Ranking on InformationWeek 500 for Strategic Use of Advanced Information Technologies
ST. LOUIS (August 31, 2006) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that it has achieved the ranks of the InformationWeek 500 list for its strategic use of advanced information technologies. The top 2006 InformationWeek 500 companies will be revealed at a gala awards ceremony on September 11
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Leer to Speak at Lehman Brothers CEO Energy/Power Conference on September 7, Live Webcast Available
ST. LOUIS (August 30, 2006) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Steven F. Leer, will speak at the Lehman Brothers CEO Energy/Power Conference in New York City on Thursday, Sept. 7, 2006. Interested investors may access a live audio webcast of
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Acquires Interest in DKRW Advanced Fuels
ST. LOUIS (August 24, 2006) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that it has acquired a 25% equity interest in DKRW Advanced Fuels, LLC. In exchange, Arch has agreed to extend its existing option agreement with DKRW Advanced Fuels, to work with DKRW Advanced Fuels to secure coal reserves
Toggle Summary Arch Coal To Again Sponsor Its West Virginia Teacher Achievement Awards Program in 2006-2007 School Year
Charleston, W.Va. (August 14, 2006) – The longest running, privately sponsored classroom teacher recognition program in West Virginia will continue, according to Arch Coal, Inc. Vice President of External Affairs John R. Snider. The Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards program will provide 12
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Acquires Interest in Knight Hawk Coal
ST. LOUIS (August 2, 2006) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that it has acquired a one-third interest in Knight Hawk Coal, a growing coal producer in the Illinois Basin, in exchange for approximately $15 million in cash and 30 million tons of coal reserves.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Will Again Sponsor Statewide Teacher Recognition Program In Wyoming
Wright, Wyo. (August 2, 2006) – Arch Coal, Inc. will again honor some of Wyoming's most talented and dedicated classroom teachers in the coming school year, according to Greg Schaefer, the company's vice president of external affairs. Ten exceptional classroom teachers will receive a $2,500 cash
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Names Jennings to Board of Directors
ST. LOUIS (July 27, 2006) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced Brian J. Jennings, 45, has been elected to its board of directors effective immediately. Jennings will serve on the board's finance and audit committees. "I'm pleased Brian has joined our board of directors," said Steven F.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Declares Quarterly Dividend
ST. LOUIS (July 27, 2006) – The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.06 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable September 15, 2006, to shareholders of record on September 5, 2006. St.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Second Quarter Results
EPS increases to $0.48 compared to $0.01 in prior-year period St. Louis (July 21, 2006) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today reported second quarter 2006 consolidated net income of $69.7 million, or $0.48 per fully diluted share, compared with $3.5 million, or $0.01 per fully diluted share, in the
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Second Quarter Conference Call To Be Webcast, Podcast
ST. LOUIS (July 10, 2006) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its second quarter 2006 financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Friday, July 21, at 11:00 a.m. EDT. Participating on the call will be Arch's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Toggle Summary Eleven High School Graduates Named Arch Coal Scholars
ST. LOUIS (June 8, 2006) – Arch Coal, Inc. today announced that 11 recent high school graduates have been chosen as 2006 Arch Coal Scholars. The Arch Coal Scholars program honors outstanding scholastic achievement by the children of employees of Arch Coal and its subsidiaries.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces 22 Recipients of Its Golden Apple Award in Wyoming
Wright, Wyo. (May 31, 2006) – Twenty two Wyoming classroom teachers received Arch Coal's "Golden Apple" award today. "Wyoming's classroom teachers deserve much credit, not just from students and parents, but from the state's businesses, too," according to Arch Coal's Greg Schaefer, vice president
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Adopts 10b5-1 Plan
ST. LOUIS (May 19, 2006) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Steven F. Leer has adopted a plan to sell a portion of his company stock as part of a planned sales program. The program allows Mr. Leer to diversify his asset portfolio by providing for
Toggle Summary Ten Outstanding Wyoming Teachers Receive Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards
CHEYENNE, WYO. (May 3, 2006) – Ten classroom teachers from Wyoming today were named recipients of Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards before an assembly of students, friends and family members at Johnson Junior High School in Cheyenne. Arch Coal Chairman and CEO Steven F.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Board of Directors Elects Bumbico to Vice President of Safety
ST. LOUIS (May 1, 2006) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its board of directors has elected Anthony S. Bumbico to Vice President of Safety. "We're pleased to recognize Tony's valuable leadership in this way," says John W. Eaves, president and chief operating officer of Arch Coal,
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Two-For-One Stock Split and 50% Dividend Increase
ST. LOUIS (April 27, 2006) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced a two-for-one split of its common stock in the form of a 100% stock dividend. In addition, the company increased its quarterly dividend (on a pre-split basis) from $0.08 per common share to $0.12 per common share.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports First Quarter Results
EPS increases to $0.84 compared to $0.07 in prior-year period April 21, 2006 St. Louis – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today reported first quarter 2006 net income of $60.7 million, or $0.84 per fully diluted share, compared to $6.6 million, or $0.07 per fully diluted share, in the prior-year period.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Golden Apple Achiever Awards Presented to 12 West Virginia Teachers
Charleston, W.Va.. (April 13, 2006) – Twelve West Virginia teachers today were named recipients of the Arch Coal, Inc. Golden Apple Achiever Award, according to John Snider, the company's vice president for external affairs, eastern region. "The Golden Apple Achiever Award is presented to teachers
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's First Quarter Conference Call To Be Broadcast On Internet
ST. LOUIS (April 6, 2006) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its first quarter 2006 financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Friday, April 21, at 11:00 a.m. E.T. Participating in the call will be Steven F.
Toggle Summary Former West Virginia Safety Director Joins Arch Coal
ST. LOUIS (March 17, 2006) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that the former Director of the Office of Miners' Health, Safety and Training for the state of West Virginia will join the company on March 20. Jack Douglas "Doug" Conaway will become Arch Coal's director of corporate safety,
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Honors 12 West Virginia Educators With Teacher Achievement Awards
CHARLESTON, W.VA. (March 1, 2006) – Twelve outstanding classroom teachers in West Virginia today received coveted Arch Coal, Inc. Teacher Achievement Awards. The 12 teachers are: James C. Beatty Elkins High School Elkins Barbara Black West Teays Elementary School Hurricane Christine J.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Succession Plan to Ensure Continuous, Effective Leadership; Board Expands to Eleven Directors
ST. LOUIS (February 24, 2006) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) and its Board of Directors have approved a succession plan that will ensure strong and continuous leadership at Arch Coal in the years ahead. Following Arch Coal's annual meeting on April 28, President and Chief Executive Officer Steven F.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Declares Quarterly Dividends
ST. LOUIS (February 23, 2006) – The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. today declared quarterly dividends for its common and preferred shares. For the company's common stock (NYSE: ACI), the dividend of $0.08 per share is payable March 15, 2006, to shareholders of record on March 3, 2006.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter Results
February 10, 2006 St. Louis – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today reported that it had a loss of $1.0 million, or $0.02 per fully diluted share, for its fourth quarter ended December 31, 2005. Excluding special items, which are listed below, Arch had income available to common shareholders of $17.9
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Now Offers Podcasting and RSS Feeds
ST. LOUIS (February 7, 2006) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) now offers podcasting and RSS feeds - the latest on-the-go technology - for the replay of its quarterly earnings conference calls. Investors can download the MP3 audio file known as a "podcast" from Arch Coal's Web site to a personal
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Fourth Quarter Conference Call To Be Broadcast On Internet
ST. LOUIS (January 23, 2006) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its fourth quarter 2005 financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Friday, February 10, at 11:00 a.m. E.T. Participating in the call will be Steven F.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Results of Preferred Stock Conversion Offer
ST. LOUIS (January 5, 2006) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced the results of its offer to pay a premium to holders of any and all of its 5% Perpetual Cumulative Convertible Preferred Stock who elected to convert their preferred stock to shares of the company's common stock subject to
Toggle Summary Arch Completes Reserve Swap, Sells Select Mining Assets to Peabody Subsidiary
ST. LOUIS (January 5, 2006) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced a recently completed reserve swap with Peabody Energy that is expected to enable a more efficient future mine plan for Arch's Black Thunder mine in the Powder River Basin of Wyoming.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Sells Select Assets in Central Appalachia to Magnum Coal Company
ST. LOUIS (January 3, 2006) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that it has sold 100% of the stock of three subsidiaries and their associated mining operations and coal reserves in Central Appalachia to Magnum Coal Company, effective Dec. 31, 2005.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Reports on Progress at West Elk Mine
SOMERSET, Colo. (January 3, 2006) - Arch Coal, Inc. today announced that its efforts to suppress the combustion-related event at the West Elk mine appear to have been successful. The company has restarted the ventilation system and has begun to re-power the mine in preparation for the resumption of
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Conclusion of the Conversion Price Determination Period for Its Conversion Offer
ST. LOUIS (December 29, 2005) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that the determination period for the conversion premium to be paid in connection with the company's conversion offer for its 5% Perpetual Cumulative Convertible Preferred Stock has concluded.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Amends and Extends Offer for Its 5% Perpetual Cumulative Convertible Preferred Stock
ST. LOUIS (December 16, 2005) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today amended its previously announced offer to pay a premium to holders of any and all of its 5% Perpetual Cumulative Convertible Preferred Stock who elect to convert their preferred stock to shares of the company's common stock subject
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Board Declares Quarterly Dividend for Preferred Stock
ST. LOUIS (December 12, 2005) – The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.625 per share on the company's preferred stock (NYSE:ACI_p). The dividend is payable February 1, 2006, to shareholders of record on January 16, 2006.
Toggle Summary Only 46 Days Left to Nominate a Favorite Wyoming Teacher for an Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award
WRIGHT, Wyo. (December 2, 2005) – Greg Schaefer isn't counting the shopping days until Christmas. In fact, if truth be told, he's already bought a majority of the presents for his family says Schaefer, vice president of external affairs for Arch Coal.
Toggle Summary Take a Holiday Break; Recognize West Virginia's Outstanding Teachers
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (December 2, 2005) – Already feeling overscheduled for the holidays? Arch Coal's Vice President of External Affairs John Snider recommends taking a quick break from your hectic schedule to recognize an outstanding West Virginia teacher who has meant a great deal in your life, or
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Commences Offer for Its 5% Perpetual
ST. LOUIS (December 1, 2005) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today commenced an offer to pay a premium to holders of any and all of its 5% Perpetual Cumulative Convertible Preferred Stock who elect to convert their preferred stock to shares of the company's common stock subject to the terms of the
Toggle Summary Arch Coal CEO to Speak at FBR 2005 Investor Conference on November 30, Live Webcast Available
ST. LOUIS (November 23, 2005) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its President and Chief Executive Officer, Steven F. Leer, will speak at Friedman Billings Ramsey's 2005 Investor Conference in New York City on Wednesday, November 30. Interested investors can access a live audio
Toggle Summary Business Week Names Arch Coal Web Smart
ST. LOUIS (November 21, 2005) - Business Week magazine named Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) to this year's Web Smart 50 list as a management pacesetter. "The Web Smart 50 highlights the quiet innovation going on inside organizations," said the article in the November 21 issue of Business Week.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Provides Update on Status of West Elk Mine
SOMERSET, Colo. (November 14, 2005) - Arch Coal, Inc. today announced that it does not expect its West Elk mine to resume operations for a minimum of six weeks following a sudden increase in combustion-related gases at the site last week. "After making good progress in our initial efforts to
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Temporarily Suspends Production at West Elk Mine
Somerset, Colo. (November 1, 2005) - Arch Coal's Mountain Coal subsidiary conducted a precautionary evacuation of its West Elk mine in Somerset, Colorado, late last week after elevated readings of combustion-related gases were detected in a mined-out area of the mine.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Declares Quarterly Dividend
ST. LOUIS (October 27, 2005) – The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.08 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable December 14, 2005, to shareholders of record on December 2, 2005. St.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's West Elk Mine Earns National Recognition for Five-Year Safety Record
SOMERSET, Colo. (October 26, 2005) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that Mountain Coal Company's West Elk mine has been nationally recognized for its five-year safety record. The Joseph A. Holmes Safety Association and the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) recently presented
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Third Quarter Results
Revenues increase to a record $654.7 million, up 24% vs. 3Q04 Earnings per fully diluted share increase 63% to $0.26 per share (or $0.31 excluding special items) Income from operations rises 30% to $34.2 million Average realized price climbs 14% to $17.91 per ton Sales volume increases 8% to 35.2
Toggle Summary Arch Coal CEO Steve Leer to Guest Host CNBC's Squawk Box
ST. LOUIS (October 12, 2005) – Arch Coal, Inc.'s (NYSE:ACI) President and Chief Executive Officer Steven F. Leer will guest host CNBC's daily program "Squawk Box" on Friday, October 14. The nationally televised program airs weekdays from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal and ArcLight Sign Definitive Agreement
ST. LOUIS (October 11, 2005) – Arch Coal, Inc. and affiliates of ArcLight Capital Partners, LLC today announced that the two companies have signed a definitive agreement to contribute certain mining operations and properties to a new company to be called Magnum Coal Company that would mine and
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Third Quarter Conference Call To Be Broadcast On Internet
ST. LOUIS (October 10, 2005) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its third quarter financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Monday, October 24, at 11:00 a.m. E.T. Participating in the call will be Steven F.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Reclamation Site Named Among Nation's Best
ST. LOUIS (September 23, 2005) – The Department of the Interior's Office of Surface Mining (OSM) Director, Jeff Jarrett, has honored one of Arch Coal's (NYSE: ACI) mines for demonstrating the best reclamation practices of the past year. The 2005 national Director's Award was presented in
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Again Sponsoring Wyoming Teacher Achievement Awards
Wright, Wyo. (Sept. 19, 2005) – Arch Coal, Inc. will sponsor its statewide Teacher Achievement Awards program again this year, according to Greg Schaefer, Arch Coal's vice president for external affairs, western region. "In each of the past five years, Arch Coal has recognized 10 of the very best
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Continues Underwriting Teacher Recognition Program in West Virginia; Nomination Forms Available in Schools, Libraries Across the State
Charleston, W.Va. (Sept. 19, 2005) – The longest running, privately-sponsored teacher recognition program in West Virginia – the Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards - has begun again for the new school year, according to John R. Snider, vice president, external affairs, eastern region, for the
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Recognized for Cooperative Stewardship in North American Hawk Project
WRIGHT, Wyo. (September 12, 2005) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that Thunder Basin Coal Company's Black Thunder mine received the 2005 Industry Reclamation and Wildlife Stewardship Award for its cooperative stewardship in the tri-national investigation of ferruginous hawk migration.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Again Earns CIO 100 Award for Bold Use of Information Technology
ST. LOUIS/ August 15, 2005– CIO magazine today announced that Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) earned the prestigious 2005 CIO 100 award. This marks the second time in the last three years that the program has recognized Arch Coal for exemplifying the highest level of operational and strategic excellence
Toggle Summary West Virginia Library Commission Votes To Support Arch Coal Teacher Awards Program
Charleston, W.Va. (August 12, 2005) – The West Virginia Library Commission voted today to partner with the Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards program, according to John R. Snider, vice president, external affairs, eastern region, for Arch Coal, Inc.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Organizational Changes
ST. LOUIS (August 12, 2005) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that David N. Warnecke has been named vice president of marketing and trading for the company, effective immediately. Warnecke will report to John W. Eaves, Arch's executive vice president and chief operating officer.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Signs Letter of Intent with ArcLight Capital Partners
ST. LOUIS (August 9, 2005) – Arch Coal, Inc. today announced that it has signed a letter of intent with affiliates of ArcLight Capital Partners, LLC to contribute certain mining operations and properties to a new company that would mine and market low-sulfur coal in the Central Appalachian region.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Names Wesley M. Taylor to Board of Directors
St. Louis – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that Wesley M. Taylor, 62, has been elected to its board of directors effective immediately. Taylor will serve on the board's finance and personnel & compensation committees. "We are very pleased that Wes has agreed to join our board of
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Declares Quarterly Dividends
ST. LOUIS (July 28, 2005) – The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. has declared quarterly dividends for its common and preferred shares. For the company's common stock (NYSE: ACI), the dividend of $0.08 per share is payable September 14, 2005 to shareholders of record on September 2, 2005.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Second Quarter Results
Revenue increases by 50% to a record $633.8 million vs. 2Q04 Sales volumes increase 31% on a reported basis to 34.6 million tons Earnings per fully diluted share total $0.03 (or $0.05 excluding special items) Average realization per ton increases 17% at Powder River Basin operations, 20% at Western
Toggle Summary Wyoming Libraries Join Arch Coal Teacher Awards Program
Wright, Wyo. (July 19, 2005) – Wyoming's libraries will become a partner in the Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards program in the coming school year, Arch Coal Vice President Greg Schaefer announced today. "Arch Coal is delighted to have the Wyoming library community join it in recognizing the
Toggle Summary Wyoming Libraries Join Arch Coal Teacher Awards Program
Wright, Wyo. (July 19, 2005) – Wyoming's libraries will become a partner in the Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards program in the coming school year, Arch Coal Vice President Greg Schaefer announced today. "Arch Coal is delighted to have the Wyoming library community join it in recognizing the
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Comments on Continuing Disruptions in U.S. Rail Service
St. Louis (July 15, 2005) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today commented on the implications of recent rail disruptions on U.S. coal markets as well as Arch's expected financial performance. "As the major western rail carriers have already reported, rail service in the Powder River Basin of Wyoming
Toggle Summary Lang Elected President of Arch Coal's Western Operations
ST. LOUIS  (June 27, 2005) - Arch Coal, Inc. today announced that Paul A. Lang has been elected president of Arch's western operations and president of Arch Western Resources LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Arch Coal. In this new capacity, Lang will have responsibility for all of Arch's mining
Toggle Summary Veteran Arch Coal CIO Announces Retirement; New CIO Elected
ST. LOUIS (June 6, 2005) - Larry R. Brown, veteran Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) vice president and chief information officer, today announced that he will retire effective July 1. Arch Coal's board of directors has elected Michael T. Abbene to succeed Brown.
Toggle Summary Eleven High School Graduates Named Arch Coal Scholars
ST. LOUIS (May 26, 2005) - Arch Coal, Inc. today announced that 11 recent high school graduates have been chosen as 2005 Arch Coal Scholars. The Arch Coal Scholars program honors outstanding scholastic achievement by the children of employees of Arch Coal and its subsidiaries.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Golden Apple Achiever Awards Go to 18 Wyoming Teachers
Wright, Wyo. (May 13, 2005) - Eighteen Wyoming teachers today were named recipients of the Arch Coal, Inc. Golden Apple Achiever award, according to Greg Schaefer, the company's vice president for external affairs, western region. The Golden Apple Achiever Award is presented to teachers who
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Golden Apple Achiever Awards Go to 15 Teachers
Charleston, W.Va. (May 12, 2005) - Fifteen West Virginia teachers today were presented Golden Apple Achiever awards by Arch Coal, Inc., according to John R. Snider, the company's vice president for external affairs, eastern region. "Earlier this year, Arch Coal honored 12 teachers with its Teacher
Toggle Summary Warnecke Named President of Arch Coal Sales
St. Louis (May 9, 2005) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that David N. Warnecke has been named president of Arch Coal Sales, Arch's sales and marketing subsidiary, effective immediately. Warnecke will report to Paul Vining, who will join Arch in June as senior vice president of
Toggle Summary Vining Joins Arch Coal as Senior Vice President of Marketing and Trading
St. Louis (May 4, 2005) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that Paul H. Vining has accepted the position of senior vice president of marketing and trading for the corporation, effective June 1. Vining will report to John W. Eaves, Arch's executive vice president and chief operating
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Honors 10 Outstanding Wyoming Teachers; Company Says 'No Shortage of Teaching Excellence' in State
Cheyenne, Wyo. (May 3, 2005) - Ten Wyoming teachers were honored today as recipients of the prestigious Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award at a ceremony at Buffalo Ridge Elementary School. Arch Coal President and Chief Executive Officer Steven F. Leer, accompanied by Governor Dave Freudenthal,
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Declares Quarterly Dividends
ST. LOUIS (April 28, 2005) - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. has declared quarterly dividends for its common and preferred shares. For the company's common stock (NYSE: ACI), the dividend of $0.08 per share is payable June 15, 2005 to shareholders of record on June 3, 2005.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports First Quarter Results
Revenue increases to a record $600.5 million, up 49% vs. same period last year Earnings per fully diluted share total $0.07 ($0.25 excluding special items, compared to $0.14 in 1Q04 excluding special items) Average realization per ton increases 14% at Powder River Basin operations; 10% at Western
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's First Quarter Conference Call To Be Broadcast On Internet
ST. LOUIS (April 8, 2005) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its first quarter financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Monday, April 25, at 11:00 a.m. E.T. Participating in the call will be Steven F.
Toggle Summary Shanks Named President of Arch Coal's Eastern Operations
ST. Louis (March 18, 2005) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that Robert W. Shanks has been named president of Arch's eastern operations, effective immediately. Since 1998, Shanks has served as president of Arch's western subsidiary, which includes one of the world's largest and most
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Honors 12 Outstanding West Virginia Teachers
Charleston, W.Va. (March 15, 2005) - Prestigious Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards were given to 12 outstanding classroom teachers from around the state today at a ceremony at the Cultural Center at the state Capitol. Arch Coal President and Chief Executive Officer Steven F.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Payout Under Stock-Based Incentive Compensation Plan
ST. LOUIS (March 8, 2005) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that its board of directors has approved a payout under the company's existing stock-based incentive compensation plan for members of the senior management team. The payout was triggered when Arch common stock achieved an
Toggle Summary Arch of West Virginia Praised for Enhancing Wildlife Habitat on Former Mine Site
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (March 8, 2005) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that Arch of West Virginia, a wholly owned subsidiary, received the 2004 "Wildlife West Virginia Award" for its outstanding accomplishments in the enhancement of wildlife habitat on reclaimed mine lands.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Earns West Virginia's Top Environmental Award for Fourth Consecutive Year
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (March 2, 2005) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that its Coal-Mac subsidiary earned top honors for reclamation excellence from the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection (DEP). This is the fourth year in a row that an Arch Coal subsidiary claimed the
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Declares Quarterly Dividends
ST. LOUIS (February 24, 2005) - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. has declared quarterly dividends for its common and preferred shares. For the company's common stock (NYSE: ACI), the dividend of $0.08 per share is payable March 15, 2005 to shareholders of record on March 4, 2005.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's West Elk Mine Earns Three Awards for Safety and Environmental Protection in Colorado
ST. LOUIS (February 22, 2005) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that Mountain Coal Company's West Elk Mine was recognized with three state awards for its outstanding efforts in environmental, health and safety practices in 2004. The Colorado Division of Minerals and Geology (CDMG) and
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter Results
Revenue increases to a record $553.1 million, up 48% vs. same period last year Earnings per fully diluted share total $0.32 ($0.34 excluding special items), compared to $0.04 in 4Q03 excluding special items Adjusted EBITDA increases 41% to $69.6 million, compared to $49.3 million in 4Q03, excluding
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Fourth Quarter Conference Call To Be Broadcast On Internet
ST. LOUIS (Feb. 2, 2005) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its fourth quarter financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Tuesday, February 8, at 11:00 a.m. E.T. Participating in the call will be Steven F.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Wyoming Teacher Awards Program Drew More Than 300 Nominations
Wright, Wyo. (January 25, 2005) - Wyomingites appreciate excellent teachers! That's the observation of Greg Schaefer, Arch Coal vice president, who says more than 300 nominations were received by the deadline for submissions for his company's Teacher Achievement Awards program.
Toggle Summary Nominations for Arch Coal's Teacher Awards Hit 390 in West Virginia
Charleston, W.Va. (January 24, 2005) - Statewide nominations for the Arch Coal, Inc., Teacher Achievement Awards totaled 390, according to John R. Snider, company vice president. Snider said nominations for the company's current teacher recognition program were near all-time highs, especially when
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Board Declares Quarterly Dividend for Preferred Stock
ST. LOUIS (January 4, 2005) - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.625 per share on the company's preferred stock (NYSE:ACI_p). The dividend is payable February 1, 2005 to shareholders of record on January 17, 2005.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Black Thunder Becomes World's First Coal Mine to Ship 1 Billion Tons
WRIGHT, Wyo. (December 17, 2004)  - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) announced its Black Thunder mine in Wyoming achieved a one-billion-ton shipment milestone on Friday, Dec. 17, 27 years after the mine's first coal shipment on Dec. 14, 1977. Today, Black Thunder produces nearly 10 percent of the
Toggle Summary Bring The Spirit Of Thanksgiving To The Classroom
Wright,Wyo. (November 22, 2004) - When Greg Schaefer, Arch Coal's vice president for public affairs, western region, thinks about Thanksgiving, one of the many things he's thankful for is that Wyoming is blessed with excellent classroom teachers. "Recently, I saw two nominations for the company's
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Declares Quarterly Dividend for Common Stock
ST. LOUIS (November 11, 2004) - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.08 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable December 15, 2004 to shareholders of record on December 3, 2004. St.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Completes Public Stock Offering
ST. LOUIS (October 28, 2004) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that it has completed a public offering of 7,187,500 shares of its common stock, including the full over-allotment option, at a price of $33.85 per share. Arch intends to use the net proceeds of the offering, totaling $230.6
Toggle Summary Give Your Child's Teacher a Calorie-Free Halloween Treat
Charleston, W.Va. - (October 22, 2004) - Halloween isn't just for kids, says John R. Snider, vice president of external affairs for Arch Coal. Snider believes teachers would enjoy a calorie-free treat - a nomination for this school year's Teacher Awards and the possibility of a cash prize.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Announces Pricing of Common Stock Offering
ST. LOUIS (October 22, 2004) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) announced today that its previously announced public offering of 6,250,000 shares of common stock has been priced to the public at $33.85 per share for net proceeds of $32.1571 per share to the Company after underwriters' discount and
Toggle Summary Arch Western Resources, LLC Completes Offering of Senior Notes
ST. LOUIS (Oct. 22, 2004) - Arch Western Resources, LLC announced today the completion of its issuance of $250 million of 6-3/4% senior notes, due in 2013, pursuant to Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended. The senior notes were issued through the company's wholly owned subsidiary,
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Coal-Mac Unit Achieves One Million Hours of Mining with No Lost Time Injuries
ST. LOUIS/ Oct. 18, 2004 - Arch Coal, Inc. and its Coal-Mac unit are celebrating the attainment of a significant safety milestone: one million hours without a single lost time work injury. That translates to over 1,050 days - or nearly three years - of safe and continuous operation at Coal-Mac.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. To Offer Shares Of Common Stock
ST. LOUIS (October 18, 2004) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) announced today that it will offer publicly 6,250,000 shares of its Common Stock, $.01 par value per share. The company also will grant the underwriters an over-allotment option to purchase up to an additional 937,500 shares.
Toggle Summary Arch Western Resources, Llc Announces $250 Million 6-3/4% Senior Notes Offering
ST. LOUIS (October 18, 2004) - Arch Western Resources, LLC announced today its intention to issue $250 million of 6¾% senior notes, due in 2013, pursuant to Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended. The senior notes will be issued through the company's wholly-owned subsidiary, Arch
Toggle Summary Woodring Elects To Retire From Arch Coal After 27 Years Of Service
St. Louis - October 15, 2004 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that Kenneth G. Woodring has elected to retire as Arch's executive vice president of mining operations after 27 years of service with the company. "Ken has contributed greatly to the growth and success of Arch Coal over the
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Third Quarter Results
Revenue increases to $527.8 million, up 49% vs. same period last year Earnings per fully diluted share total $0.16 ($0.19 excluding swap-related charges), compared to $0.18 in 3Q03 Operating income increases to $26.3 million, compared to $6.5 million in 3Q03 Adjusted EBITDA increases 40% to $71.3
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Suggests Halloween "Treat" For Wyoming Teachers
Wright, Wyo. (October 14, 2004) - "There's no 'trick' in becoming a great classroom teacher," says Greg Schaefer, Arch Coal vice president for external affairs. "It takes lots of education, professionalism and a desire to help our children learn. "I think it would be great this Halloween if our
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Third Quarter Conference Call To Be Broadcast On Internet
ST. LOUIS/ Oct. 12, 2004 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its third quarter financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Friday, October 15, at 11:00 a.m. E.T. Participating in the call will be Steven F.
Toggle Summary U.S. Department of the Interior Honors Arch Coal Subsidiaries with National Awards for Stewardship
Arch of West Virginia Earns Nation's Highest Reclamation Award   ST. LOUIS (Sept. 27, 2004) - The U.S. Department of the Interior today honored Arch Coal's (NYSE:ACI) Arch of West Virginia subsidiary with the Director's Award, the nation's top award for excellence in reclamation during the
Toggle Summary Arch Coal to Invest $190 Million To Open New Mountain Laurel Mining Complex in West Virginia
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (September 23, 2004) - Arch Coal's (NYSE:ACI) Executive Vice President of Mining Operations Kenneth G. Woodring and President of Eastern Operations Bennett K. Hatfield, along with West Virginia's Governor Bob Wise, announced today that Arch Coal will invest roughly $190 million
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Successful Bidder for Federal Coal Lease in Powder River Basin
St. Louis - (September 22, 2004) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that it was the successful bidder for a 5,084-acre federal coal lease known as Little Thunder in Wyoming's Powder River Basin. Arch bid $611 million for the lease, which is located adjacent to the company's Black Thunder
Toggle Summary Arch Coal CEO to Speak at Energy Conference on September 8, Live Webcast Available
ST. LOUIS (September 7, 2004) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its President and Chief Executive Officer, Steven F. Leer, will speak at Lehman Brothers' 2004 CEO Energy/Power Conference in New York City on Wednesday, September 8. Leer will outline the company's strategic direction.
Toggle Summary West Virginians Asked to Nominate State's Best Teachers for Arch Coal Achievement Awards
Charleston, W.Va. (Sept. 3, 2004) - Arch Coal, Inc. today officially kicked off its Teacher Achievement Awards program, according to John R. Snider, the company's vice president, external affairs, eastern region. The program is the longest-running, privately sponsored teacher recognition program in
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Teacher Awards Program Begins Fifth Year in Wyoming
Wright, Wyo. (Sept. 3, 2004) - Arch Coal, Inc. today officially kicked off the fifth year of its Teacher Achievement Awards program in Wyoming, according to Greg Schaefer, the company's vice president, external affairs, western region. Schaefer said schools throughout the state will begin receiving
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Teacher Award Recipient Establishes Scholarship Fund
Newcastle, Wyo. (Aug. 26, 2004) - When Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award recipient Terri L. Cooper returned to Newcastle Middle School following her receipt of the prestigious award, she was greeted by students, signs and banners. Later that same morning, a special assembly was held, with the
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Completes Acquisition of Triton Coal Company
St. Louis (August 20, 2004) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Triton Coal Company for a purchase price of $364 million. The transaction was consummated following the recent decision by the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia denying
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Comments on Favorable Decision in U.S. District Court Concerning Triton Acquisition
ST. LOUIS (August 13, 2004) - Late this afternoon, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia rejected the Federal Trade Commission's request for a preliminary injunction blocking Arch's acquisition of Triton Coal Company. "We are pleased that the court has found no cause to prevent this
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Plans Teacher Achievement Awards for West Virginia's 2004-2005 School Year
CHARLESTON, W.Va./ Aug. 11 - Arch Coal, Inc. will continue its Teacher Achievement Awards program in the upcoming school year, John R. Snider, Arch Coal vice president, external affairs, eastern region, said today. Ten classroom teachers will receive $2,500 cash awards from Arch Coal, Snider said.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Second Quarter Results
Revenue increases to $422.8 million, up 12% vs. the same period last year Earnings per fully diluted share rises to $0.17 ($0.20 excluding swap-related charge), vs. a net loss in 2Q03 Adjusted EBITDA increases 19% to $65.4 million Average margin increases to $1.45 per ton vs.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Declares Quarterly Dividends
ST. LOUIS (July 23, 2004) - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. has declared quarterly dividends for its common and preferred shares. For the company's common stock (NYSE: ACI), the dividend of $0.08 per share is payable September 15, 2004 to shareholders of record on September 3, 2004.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Names Patricia Fry Godley to Board of Directorsc
ST. LOUIS (July 22, 2004) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that Patricia Fry Godley, age 56, has been elected to its board of directors effective immediately. Ms. Godley will serve on the board's finance committee and the personnel and compensation committee.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Teacher Achievement Awards Program Plans for Fifth Year in Wyoming
Wright, Wyo. (July 19, 2004) - The Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards program will celebrate its fifth year in Wyoming with the 2004-2005 school year. "Arch Coal is very pleased with the public's support of our program," said Arch Coal's Vice President of External Affairs Greg Schaefer.
Toggle Summary Arch Acquires Remaining 35% Interest in Canyon Fuel Company
ST. LOUIS (July 15, 2004) - Arch Coal, Inc. announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Itochu Corporation's 35% interest in Canyon Fuel Company, LLC for a contract price of $112 million. (Per the attached schedule, the present value of the purchase price less cash received
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Second Quarter Conference Call to be Broadcast on Internet
ST. LOUIS (July 14, 2004) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its second quarter financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Monday, July 26, at 11:00 a.m. ET. Participating in the call will be Steven F.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Provides Earnings Estimate for Second Quarter
LOUIS (July 9, 2004) - Arch Coal, Inc. announced today that it expects to report earnings per share of approximately $0.20 for its second quarter ended June 30, 2004, excluding charges related to the termination of hedge accounting for interest rate swaps.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Names 19 Wyoming Classroom Teachers Recipients of Golden Apple Awards
Wright, Wyo. (May 26, 2004) - Arch Coal, Inc. today awarded Golden Apple Achiever certificates to 19 Wyoming classroom teachers, according to Greg Schaefer, the company's vice president for external affairs, western region. The recipients of the Golden Apple Achiever award are: Earlier this month,
Toggle Summary 10 Outstanding Wyoming Classroom Teachers Receive Arch Coal Achievement Awards
CHEYENNE (May 3, 2004 - updated) - Ten outstanding Wyoming teachers today were named recipients of the 2004 Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award. A large audience of teachers, students and guests attended the awards ceremony at Carey Junior High School.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Names 26 West Virginia Teachers Recipients of Golden Apple Awards
Charleston, W.Va. (April 29, 2004) - Today, 26 West Virginia teachers were awarded Golden Apple Achiever certificates by Arch Coal, according to John R. Snider, the company's vice president for external affairs, eastern region. The recipients of the Golden Apple Achiever award are: Snider said the
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Terminal Completes Expansion
State-of-the-Art Terminal Now Includes Custom Blending Capabilities   Charleston, W.Va. (April 29, 2004) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that its Arch Coal Terminal, located at Milepost 6.8 LDB on the Big Sandy River in Catlettsburg, Ky., has recently completed an expansion
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Earns National Mine Reclamation Award for Environmental Stewardship
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (April 27, 2004) - Arch Coal today announced that its Arch of West Virginia surface mine received the Interstate Mining Compact Commission's (IMCC) National Mine Reclamation Award for its innovative practices in land reclamation. Nominated by the West Virginia Department of
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces 39% Common Dividend Increase, Declares Preferred Dividend
ST. LOUIS (April 22, 2004) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved an increase in the quarterly cash dividend from $0.0575 to $0.08 per common share. The dividend is payable June 15 to shareholders of record on June 4.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports First Quarter Results
  Earnings per fully diluted share increases to $1.14 Coal sales revenues increase 23% vs. same period in 2003 Adjusted EBITDA totals $147.4 million vs. $38.7 million in 1Q03 Excluding special items, earnings per fully diluted share climbs to $0.14 Debt to total capitalization ratio improves
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's First Quarter Conference Call Date Changes to April 21
ST. LOUIS - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) has changed its first quarter webcast and conference call date from April 27 to Wednesday, April 21 at 11 a.m. Eastern Time. Discussing Arch's first quarter financial results will be Steven F. Leer, Arch's president and chief executive officer, and Robert J.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Responds to FTC's Intent to Block Triton Acquisition
ST. LOUIS (March 30, 2004) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today was informed that the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) will file a lawsuit in federal district court to block the company's proposed acquisition of Triton Coal Company. "We respectfully disagree with the FTC's decision to seek a
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's First Quarter Conference Call To Be Broadcast On Internet
ST. LOUIS - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its first quarter financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Tuesday, April 27, at 11 a.m. ET. Participating in the call will be Steven F. Leer, Arch's president and chief executive officer, and Robert
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Sells Units of Natural Resource Partners for $100 Million
ST. LOUIS (March 11, 2004) - Arch Coal, Inc. today announced that it has agreed to sell 2.6 million of its 2.9 million common units in Natural Resource Partners (NYSE:NRP) for $100 million. The units will be acquired by NRP in a private placement. "This transaction nearly completes a multi-phased
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Discloses Agreement To Sell Triton's Buckskin Mine, Contingent Upon the Acquisition of Vulcan
ST. LOUIS (March 8, 2004) - In its 2003 annual report being filed today with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) disclosed that it had signed an agreement in late January to sell Triton Coal Company's Buckskin mine to Kiewit Mining Acquisition Company for a purchase
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards Given to 10 West Virginia Educators
WVFIE Adds $1,000 Grants to Recipients' Schools   Charleston (Feb. 25, 2004) - The Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award was given to 10 West Virginia teachers today at a ceremony at the Cultural Center at the state Capitol. Each recipient received an unrestricted cash award of $2,500 from Arch
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Board Declares Quarterly Dividends
ST. LOUIS (Feb. 19, 2004) - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. today declared a quarterly dividend of $.0575 per share on the company's common stock (NYSE:ACI). The dividend is payable March 15, 2004, to shareholders of record on March 5, 2004.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter Results
Income available to common shareholders of $22.1 million, or $.40 per fully diluted share, vs. net income of $1.1 million, or $.02 per fully diluted share, in 4Q02 Adjusted EBITDA of $75.9 million, vs. $57.9 million in 4Q02 Revenues from coal sales of $374.9 million, vs.
Toggle Summary Ducks Unlimited Praises Arch Coal, Presents Wetlands Award to West Virginia Subsidiary
CHARLESTON, W.Va. - Arch Coal (NYSE: ACI) today announced that Catenary Coal Co., a wholly owned subsidiary, has received the 2003 Ducks Unlimited "West Virginia Wetlands Award" for its outstanding accomplishments in the creation and preservation of wetlands habitat.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Earns West Virginia's Top Environmental Award for Third Consecutive Year
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (Jan. 20, 2004) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that its Arch of West Virginia subsidiary earned top honors for reclamation excellence from the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection. It is the third year in a row that an Arch Coal subsidiary claimed
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Fourth Quarter Conference Call To Be Broadcast On Internet
ST. LOUIS (January 12, 2004) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its fourth quarter financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Wednesday, January 28, at 11:00 a.m. E.S.T. Participating in the call will be Steven F.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Teacher Recognition Program Accepting Nominations in Wyoming Until Jan. 16
Wright, Wyo. (Jan. 5, 2004) - Less than two weeks remain to nominate a favorite teacher for an Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award in Wyoming, according to the company's vice president of External Affairs, Greg Schaefer. Ten award winners will each receive a $2,500 unrestricted cash award, Schaefer
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Sells a Portion of its Investment in NRP for $115 Million
ST. LOUIS (Dec. 22, 2003) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that it had completed the sale of its 4.8 million subordinated units, general partner interests and incentive distribution rights in Natural Resource Partners L.P. (NYSE:NRP) to private investment groups led by Corbin J.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Board Declares Quarterly Dividend for Preferred Stock
ST. LOUIS (December 17, 2003) - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.625 per share on the company's preferred stock (NYSE:ACI_p). The dividend is payable January 30, 2004, to shareholders of record on January 16, 2004.
Toggle Summary Deliver Some Holiday Cheer; Nominate a Great Wyoming Teacher for an Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award
Nominate a Great Wyoming Teacher for an Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award   Wright, Wyo. (Dec. 11, 2003) -- This holiday season, a wonderful gift for teachers would be to tell them how much you appreciate what they've done to make learning enjoyable.
Toggle Summary Two Weeks Remain to Nominate West Virginia Teachers for $2,500 Arch Coal Awards
Charleston, W.Va. (Nov. 24, 2003) - West Virginians have two weeks left to nominate their favorite teachers for an Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award, according to Arch's Vice President of External Affairs John R. Snider. Nominations for the prestigious awards close Dec. 5, 2003, Snider said.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Purchases Blue Creek Reserves in West Virginia
ST. LOUIS (Nov. 19, 2003) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that it has acquired a 49-million-ton reserve block from Appalachian Coal Holdings for a purchase price of $17.6 million. Known as the Blue Creek property, the reserve block was previously owned by a subsidiary of Pittston Coal
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
ST. LOUIS (Oct. 23, 2003) - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) has declared a quarterly dividend of $.0575 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable December 15, 2003, to shareholders of record on December 5, 2003.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Third Quarter Results
Highlights: Income available to common shareholders of $9.3 million, or $.18 per share, vs. income of $1.6 million, or $.03 per share, in 3Q02 Adjusted EBITDA of $50.9 million, vs. $59.3 million in 3Q02 Total revenues of $370.3 million, vs. $400.8 million in 3Q02 Coal sales of 25.3 million tons,
Toggle Summary Give a Great Wyoming Teacher a Halloween 'Treat'
Wright, WY (Oct. 20, 2003) - With Halloween approaching, there's literally no "trick" to give your teacher a "treat," according to Arch Coal vice president Greg Schaefer. "All school-aged ghosts, goblins, and super-heroes can nominate real 'heroes' in Wyoming - our best teachers - for Arch Coal
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Earns National Awards for Environmental Stewardship, Outreach
CHARLESON, W.Va. (Oct. 17, 2003) - Two Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) subsidiaries, Catenary Coal Co. and Coal-Mac, Inc., recently were honored for environmental stewardship and community outreach at the National Association of State Land Reclamationists' (NASLR) 31st annual conference.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Subsidiary Named One of Nation's Safest Mines
Perfect safety record earns Coal-Mac national honors   ST. LOUIS (Oct. 8, 2003) - Coal-Mac, Inc., an Arch Coal subsidiary, recently was named one of America's five safest surface mines in 2002 and a runner-up for the prestigious Sentinels of Safety Award.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Third Quarter Conference Call To Be Broadcast On Internet
ST. LOUIS/ Oct. 6, 2003 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its third quarter financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Monday, October 20, at 11:00 a.m. E.T. Participating in the call will be Steven F.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Teacher Achievement Awards Program Seeks Nominations in West Virginia
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (Sept. 9, 2003) -- Nomination forms for the prestigious Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards are now available, according to John R. Snider, Arch Coal vice president of external affairs, eastern region. Nominations can be made online at Arch Coal's Web site (
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Kicks Off Teacher Recognition Program
Asks Everyone to Nominate Great Wyoming Teachers   WRIGHT, WY (Sept. 5, 2003) -- "Arch Coal wants to know about every great teacher in Wyoming," said Greg Schaefer, Arch Coal vice president of external affairs, western region, in announcing that Arch Coal has begun accepting nominations for
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Wins CIO 100 Award for Resourcefulness
ST. LOUIS, MO. (Sept. 4, 2003) - St. Louis-based Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) earned the prestigious CIO 100 award from CIO magazine. The 2003 CIO 100 award recognizes organizations around the world that excel in positive business performance through resourceful IT management and practices.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Will Sponsor Teacher Achievement Awards Again In Upcoming School Year in West Virginia
Charleston, West Virginia (Aug. 7, 2003) -- Arch Coal, Inc. will continue its popular Teacher Achievement Awards program in the upcoming school year, the company said today. The Arch Coal program is the longest running, privately-sponsored teacher recognition program in West Virginia.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal To Sponsor Teacher Achievement Awards For Fourth Year in Wyoming
Wright, WY (Aug. 7, 2003) -- Arch Coal, Inc. will continue its popular Teacher Achievement Awards program in the upcoming school year, the company said today. The program is now in its fourth year. "In its first three years, Arch Coal has honored 30 excellent teachers from around the state with a
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Receives Request for Additional Information from the Federal Trade Commission
St. Louis - August 6, 2003 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that it had received a request for additional information (commonly known as a "second request") from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) in connection with Arch's previously announced acquisition of Triton Coal Company, LLC.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Board Declares Quarterly Dividends
ST. LOUIS (July 24, 2003) - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. has declared quarterly dividends for its common and preferred shares. For the company's common stock (NYSE: ACI), the dividend of $.0575 per share is payable September 15, 2003 to shareholders of record on September 5, 2003.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Second Quarter Results
Highlights: Income available to common shareholders (excluding items discussed below) of $2.7 million, or $.05 per share, vs. income of $2.1 million, or $.04 per share, in 2Q02 Adjusted EBITDA of $54.8 million, vs. $62.7 million in 2Q02 Total revenues of $403.1 million, vs.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Second Quarter Conference Call To Be Broadcast On Internet
ST. LOUIS (July 7, 2003) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its second quarter financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Friday, July 18, at 11 a.m. EDT. Participating in the call will be Steven F. Leer, Arch's president and chief executive
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Triton Coal Company
ST. LOUIS (May 29, 2003) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that it had signed a definitive agreement to acquire Vulcan Coal Holdings LLC, which owns all of the equity of Triton Coal Company, for a purchase price of $364 million. Triton is the nation’s seventh largest coal producer and
Toggle Summary Canyon Fuel Company Plans to Idle Skyline Mine in Carbon County, Utah
St. Louis (May 27, 2003) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that Canyon Fuel Company, in which Arch has a 65% equity interest, will idle its Skyline Mine in Carbon County, Utah, by the second quarter of 2004 due to continuing weakness in the Utah coal market.
Toggle Summary 31 Wyoming Teachers Receive Arch Coal Golden Apple Achiever Awards
Wright, Wyo. (May 13, 2003) -- Arch Coal, Inc. today presented its “Golden Apple Achiever” awards to 31 Wyoming classroom teachers, according to Greg Schaefer, the company’s vice president for external affairs, western region. “How good are Wyoming’s classroom teachers?” said Schaefer.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Gives Golden Apple Achiever Award to 19 West Virginia Teachers
Charleston (April 30, 2003) – Arch Coal, Inc. today presented its “Golden Apple Achiever” award to 19 West Virginia teachers, according to John R. Snider, the company’s vice president for external affairs, eastern region. “These 19 teachers’ composite scores were extremely close to those of the
Toggle Summary Ten Wyoming Teachers Receive Prestigious Arch Coal Awards
Cheyenne (April 25, 2003) – Ten Wyoming teachers were honored today as recipients of the prestigious Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards. The teachers received the awards at a special ceremony at Cheyenne East High School. Arch Coal President and Chief Executive Officer Steven F.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Board Declares Quarterly Dividends, Shareholders Ratify Independent Auditor, Elect Directors
ST. LOUIS (April 24, 2003) - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. has declared quarterly dividends for its common and preferred shares. For the company’s common stock (NYSE: ACI), the dividend of $.0575 per share is payable June 13, 2003 to shareholders of record on June 3, 2003.
Toggle Summary OSM Director Praises Kanawha County, WVa, Industry/Community Reforestation Partnership
Charleston, W.Va. (April 23, 2003) -- Jeff Jarrett, director of the US Office of Surface Mining, celebrated Earth Day 2003 by planting trees at an innovative West Virginia site where the nation’s second largest coal company has joined hands with the local community, watershed groups and schools to
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports First Quarter Results
  Net loss of $14.4 million, or $.27 per share, before the cumulative effect of an accounting change, vs. a net loss of $7.4 million, or $.14 per share, in 1Q02 Reduction in debt of $42.5 million and increase in cash balance of $56.2 million Total revenues of $349.6 million, vs.
Toggle Summary More Than 400 Wyoming Teachers Nominated For Arch Coal Teacher Awards
Teachers’ Applications Due March 10   Wright, WY – April 21, 2003 - The first phase of the popular Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards program closed with 438 Wyoming teachers being nominated, according to Greg Schaefer, vice president of external affairs for the western region of Arch Coal,
Toggle Summary Arch Coal’s Lewis Elects to Retire After More Than 39 Years of Service
ST. LOUIS/ April 15, 2003 – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that Sam Lewis, vice president of domestic metallurgical and export sales for the company’s marketing subsidiary, has elected to retire after more than 39 years of service with Arch and Arch’s former parent, Ashland Inc.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Announces Expectations for First Quarter Results and Receipt of $52 Million Related to Buyout of an Above-Market Contract
St. Louis/ April 8, 2003 – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that it expects to report for its first quarter ended March 31, 2003 a net loss of $.27 per share before an estimated $.07 per share non-cash charge related to the cumulative effect of an accounting change resulting from the
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Lists Preferred Stock with NYSE
ST. LOUIS (April 1, 2003) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that shares of its 5% Perpetual Cumulative Convertible Preferred Stock have been approved for listing on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol ?ACIPr.? Trading will commence on Wednesday, April 2, 2003.
Toggle Summary U.S. Forest Service Honors Arch Coal and Peabody Energy for Preserving Wyoming Grasslands
(Douglas Wyo) March 26, 2003 – The Powder River Basin’s two largest coal operators are being honored as the nation’s top stewards for preserving grassland habitat and supporting wildlife conservation on Wyoming lands, according to Norman Wagoner, Douglas District Ranger, Thunder Basin National
Toggle Summary Arch Coal CEO to Speak at SSB Manufacturing Conference
ST. LOUIS (March 6, 2003) - Arch Coal (NYSE: ACI) President and Chief Executive Officer Steven F. Leer will be a featured speaker at Salomon Smith Barney's Sixteenth Annual Global Industrial Manufacturing Conference in New York City on Wednesday, March 12.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Names Ben Hatfield President – Eastern Operations
ST. LOUIS/Feb. 28 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that Bennett (Ben) K. Hatfield, 46, has been named to the new position of President - Eastern Operations, reporting to Executive Vice President - Mining Operations Kenneth Woodring. Effective March 10, Hatfield will be responsible for
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Names Thomas Lockhart to Board of Directors
ST. LOUIS/ Feb. 24 – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced Thomas A. Lockhart, 67, has been elected to its board of directors effective immediately. Mr. Lockhart will serve on the board’s finance and personnel and compensation committees. “I’m pleased Tom Lockhart has joined our board of
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
St. Louis (February 21, 2003) – The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) has declared a quarterly dividend of $.0575 per share on the company’s common stock. The dividend is payable March 14, 2003, to shareholders of record on February 28, 2003.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal’s West Elk Mine Earns Awards for Environmental Care and Employee Safety
ST. LOUIS, Mo./ Feb. 13, 2003 - Arch Coal (NYSE: ACI) today announced that its Mountain Coal Co. subsidiary had received special recognition for outstanding safety and environmental performances at its West Elk mine in Somerset, Colo. The Colorado Division of Minerals and Geology and the Colorado
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Completes Preferred Stock Offering
St. Louis - February 3, 2003 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) announced that it has completed the sale of 2,875,000 shares of its 5% Perpetual Cumulative Convertible Preferred Stock, which includes the underwriters' full over-allotment option of 375,000 shares, at a price of $50.00 per share.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Announces Pricing of its 5% Perpetual Cumulative Convertible Preferred Stock
St. Louis - January 28, 2003 – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) announced that it has entered into an underwriting agreement to sell 2,500,000 shares of its 5% Perpetual Cumulative Convertible Preferred Stock (liquidation preference $50.00 per share) to a group of underwriters represented by Merrill
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. to Offer Shares of Preferred Stock
St. Louis -Jan 23 2003- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) announced today that it will offer publicly 3,000,000 shares of Perpetual Cumulative Convertible Preferred Stock (liquidation preference $50.00 per share). The company also will grant the underwriters an over-allotment option to purchase up to an
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter Results
Net income of $1.1 million, or $.02 per share, vs. net income of $8.4 million, or $.16 per share, in 4Q01 Adjusted EBITDA of $57.9 million, vs. $75.1 million in 4Q01 Total revenues of $390.4 million, vs. $385.4 million in 4Q01 Coal sales of 28.4 million tons, vs.
Toggle Summary KFx and Arch Coal Reach Agreement to Pursue Development of K-Fuel Plus Plant
DENVER, CO, January 23, 2003 -- KFx Inc. (AMEX: KFX) and Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that KFx and Arch Western Resources, LLC, a subsidiary of Arch Coal, have reached an agreement to pursue the development of a 700,000 ton-per-year K-Fuel Plus™ plant.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Takes Home More Environmental Awards in West Virginia
CHARLESTON, W.Va. - Jan 21 2003 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that two of its West Virginia subsidiaries recently received environmental honors for reclamation excellence in West Virginia from the Society of American Foresters and the West Virginia Coal Association.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal’s Fourth Quarter Conference Call To Be Broadcast On Internet
ST. LOUIS - January 17, 2003 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its fourth quarter financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Friday, Jan. 24, at 11 a.m. ET. Participating in the call will be Steven F.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Honored with West Virginia’s Top Mine Reclamation Award for Second Consecutive Year
CHARLESTON, W.Va. - January 16, 2003 - Arch Coal (NYSE: ACI) today announced its subsidiary Coal-Mac, Inc. received top honors for reclamation excellence from the W.Va. Department of Environmental Protection. It was the second year in a row that an Arch Coal subsidiary claimed the top award.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Names Feldman as Vice President of Human Resources
ST. LOUIS (January 14, 2003) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) named Sheila B. Feldman as its vice president of human resources, effective Feb. 3. Feldman previously held the position of vice president of human resources and public affairs for Solutia Inc.
Toggle Summary Nomination Deadline Nears for Arch Coal's Teacher Awards Program in Wyoming
Nomination Deadline Nears for Arch Coal’s Teacher Awards Program in Wyoming   Cheyenne, Wyo. – January 13, 2003 - The deadline for nominations for the current Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards program is Jan. 24, 2003, according to Greg Schaefer, the company’s vice president of external
Toggle Summary Almost 450 Nominated For Arch Coal Teacher Awards in West Virginia
Teacher Applications Due January 6   Charleston, W.Va. - January 3, 2003 - West Virginians nominated 448 teachers for the Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award this year, according to John R. Snider, vice president of external affairs for the company's eastern region.
Toggle Summary Eaves Elected Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Arch Coal, Inc.
St. Louis (Dec. 18, 2004) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its board of directors had elected John W. Eaves executive vice president and chief operating officer of the corporation, effective immediately. Eaves previously held the position of senior vice president of marketing for
Toggle Summary Arch Coal’s Annual Report Honored as Best In Its Industry for Fourth Straight Year
ST. LOUIS, MO. - December 13, 2002 - The 2001 annual report of Arch Coal (NYSE: ACI) recently captured Best Annual Report in the coal industry by the National Association of Investors Corporation (NAIC) for the fourth consecutive year. Judges evaluated and selected Arch Coal's report as a 2002
Toggle Summary Looking for a Very Special Gift for a Wyoming Teacher'
Wright - Officials at Arch Coal can help you with the perfect holiday gift for Wyoming school teachers. Better yet, if you're on a tight budget, this wonderful gift could cost you a maximum of 23 cents! "We want people to tell us who are the very best teachers in Wyoming," says Greg Schaefer, the
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Black Thunder Becomes World's First Coal Mine to Ship 750 Million Tons
Milestone represents 25 years, 6.9 million train cars   WRIGHT, Wyo. - December 2, 2002  Arch Coal (NYSE: ACI) announced its Black Thunder mine in Wyoming achieved a 750 million ton shipment milestone over the holiday weekend, 25 years after the mine's first coal shipment on December 14,
Toggle Summary West Virginia Nominations Close Dec. 1 For Arch Coal Teacher Awards
Charleston, W.Va. (November 14, 2002) - Nominations for the Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards close Dec. 1, 2002, according to John R. Snider, vice president of Arch Coal, Inc. "This is an earlier closing date than previous years," said Snider. "There are many excellent teachers who still
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
St. Louis (October 24, 2002) - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly dividend of $.0575 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable December 13, 2002, to shareholders of record on December 3, 2002.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Third Quarter Results
Highlights: Net income of $1.6 million, or $.03 per share, vs. a net loss of $8.1 million, or $.15 per share, in 3Q01 Adjusted EBITDA of $59.3 million, vs. $58.6 million in 3Q01 Total revenues of $400.8 million, vs. $353.3 million in 3Q01 Coal sales of 28.7 million tons, vs.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Completes Sale of 1.9 Million Units of Natural Resource Partners L.P.
St. Louis - October 17, 2002 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that it had completed the sale of 1.9 million units of Natural Resource Partners L.P. (NYSE:NRP) at a price of $20 per unit. Net proceeds to the company, after the underwriting discount and expenses, totaled $33.6 million.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Third Quarter Results
Net income of $1.6 million, or $.03 per share, vs. a net loss of $8.1 million, or $.15 per share, in 3Q01 Adjusted EBITDA of $59.3 million, vs. $58.6 million in 3Q01 Total revenues of $400.8 million, vs. $353.3 million in 3Q01 Coal sales of 28.7 million tons, vs. 27.1 million tons in 3Q01 St.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Third Quarter Conference Call To Be Broadcast On Internet
ST. LOUIS - October 7, 2002 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its third quarter financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Monday, Oct. 21, at 11 a.m. ET. Participating in the call will be Steven F.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Earns Governor's Safety Award in West Virginia
Arch of West Virginia's Fanco Facility Recognized for Perfect Five-Year Safety Record   CHARLESTON, W.Va. (Sept. 20, 2002) –Gov. Bob Wise recently presented Arch of West Virginia’s Fanco preparation plant and loadout with the 2002 Governor’s Safety Award for outstanding safety achievement and
Toggle Summary Two Arch Coal Reclamation Sites Named Among Nation's Best
Interior Department Honors Arch Coal with Two National Awards for Creation of Golf Course and New Addition to State Park   ST. LOUIS September 19, 2002 - The Director of the Department of the Interior's Office of Surface Mining (OSM), Jeff Jarrett, yesterday honored two Arch Coal (NYSE: ACI)
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Black Thunder Mine Takes Home First Place in National Safety Awards
Perfect 2001 Safety Record Earns Arch's Black Thunder Mine Top Industry Honors   ST. LOUIS, MO. (Sept. 19, 2002) - Assistant Secretary of Labor for Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) David Lauriski today presented a prestigious Sentinels of Safety Award to Arch Coal's (NYSE: ACI)
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Kicks Off Third Annual Teacher Awards Program in Wyoming; Nominations Now Open
Cheyenne, Wyo. (Sept. 5, 2002) - Arch Coal, Inc. will make $2,500 unrestricted cash awards to 10 Wyoming teachers again this school year, according to Greg Schaefer, the company's vice president of external affairs western region. In its third year, the Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards program
Toggle Summary Annual Arch Coal Teacher Recognition Program Gets Boost in West Virginia; WFIE Earmarks $10,000 for Recipients' Schools
Annual Arch Coal Teacher Recognition Program Gets Boost in West Virginia; WFIE Earmarks $10,000 for Recipients’ Schools Charleston, W.Va. (Sept. 5, 2002) - Arch Coal, Inc. will again honor 10 excellent West Virginia teachers with statewide recognition and an unrestricted $2,500 award, according to
Toggle Summary Arch Coal CEO to Speak in NYC, Live Webcast Available
ST. LOUIS (Sept. 4, 2002) – Arch Coal (NYSE: ACI) today announced that its President and Chief Executive Officer, Steven F. Leer, will speak at Lehman Brothers’ 2002 CEO Energy/Power Conference in New York City on Sept. 5. Leer’s live presentation can be accessed through audio webcast at approx.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's CEO and CFO certify SEC filings
St. Louis (August 8, 2002) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that its president and chief executive officer, Steven F. Leer, and its chief financial officer, Robert J. Messey, have signed and filed sworn statements with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission affirming the 2001 10-K
Toggle Summary Besten Promoted To Senior Vice President, Strategic Development Of Arch Coal
St. Louis (July 31, 2002) - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that C. Henry Besten has been promoted to the newly created position of senior vice president of strategic development. In this newly created position, Besten will lead the organization's permitting and post-mining development
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
St. Louis (July 26, 2002) - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly dividend of $.0575 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable Sept. 16, 2002, to shareholders of record on Sept. 5, 2002.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Second Quarter Results
Highlights: Net income of $2.1 million, or $.04 per share, vs. net income of $0.8 million, or $.02 per share, in 2Q01 Adjusted EBITDA of $62.7 million, vs. $68.3 million in 2Q01 Total revenues of $374.5 million, vs. $368.6 million in 2Q01 Coal sales of 24.9 million tons, vs.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Second Quarter Conference Call to be Broadcast on Internet
St. Louis - July 2, 2002 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its second quarter financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, July 18, at 11 a.m. EDT. Participating in the call will be Steven F.
Toggle Summary Government Affairs Veteran Thomas Altmeyer Joins Arch Coal, Inc.
ST. LOUIS (June 4, 2002) - Arch Coal today announced that Thomas Altmeyer has accepted the position of vice president - federal government affairs effective June 3. Altmeyer most recently served eight years with the National Mining Association as senior vice president - government affairs.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Commits $50,000 to WVU Reforestation Study
Arch's Samples Mine, WVU's National Mine Land Reclamation Center break ground in first-of-its-kind research in West Virginia   CHARLESTON, W.Va. (May 24) - Continuing its efforts to advance the science of land reclamation, Arch Coal today announced its Samples mine has entered into a long-term
Toggle Summary Nine West Virginia Teachers Named Arch Coal Golden Apple Achievers
Charleston, W.Va. (May 23, 2002) – Today, nine West Virginia teachers received “Golden Apple Achievers” recognition from Arch Coal, according to John R. Snider, the company’s vice president for external affairs, eastern region. “In our teacher achievement awards program, in which the recipients
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Recognizes 19 Wyoming Teachers With Golden Apple Certificates
Wright, Wyo. (May 23, 2002) - Nineteen Wyoming teachers received "Golden Apple Achievers" certificates from Arch Coal, Inc., according to Greg Schaefer, vice president, external affairs, western region. "Earlier this month, we recognized 10 outstanding Wyoming classroom teachers with our teacher
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Recipients of Teacher Achievement Awards in Wyoming
Prestigious Education Awards Go to 10 in Wyoming   Cheyenne (May 3) – Ten Wyoming teachers were honored today as recipients of the 2002 Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award at a ceremony at Jessup Elementary School in Cheyenne. Arch Coal President and Chief Executive Officer Steven F.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Recipients of Teacher Achievement Awards in West Virginia
Prestigious Education Awards Go to 10 in West Virginia   Scott Depot (April 30) – Ten West Virginia teachers were honored today, as recipients of the 2002 Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award, at a ceremony at Scott Teays Elementary School in Scott Depot.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
St. Louis – April 25, 2002 - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly dividend of $.0575 per share on the company’s common stock. The dividend is payable June 14, 2002, to shareholders of record on June 4, 2002.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports First Quarter Results
Highlights: Net loss of $7.4 million, or $.14 per share, vs. net income of $6.1 million, or $.15 per share, in 1Q01 Adjusted EBITDA of $49.1 million, vs. $80.3 million in 1Q01 Total revenues of $368.5 million, vs. $381.4 million in 1Q01 Coal sales of 24.7 million tons, vs.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc., Western Pocahontas Properties Limited Partnership and Others Announce the Filing of a Registration Statement for Natural Resource Partners L.P.
St. Louis/Houston – April 19, 2002 - Three affiliated private companies, Western Pocahontas Properties Limited Partnership, Great Northern Properties Limited Partnership and New Gauley Coal Corporation (collectively, the “WPP Group”) and Arch Coal, Inc.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's First Quarter Conference Call To Be Broadcast On Internet
St. Louis – April 15, 2002 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its first quarter financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Monday, April 22, at 11 a.m. EDT. Participating in the call will be Steven F.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Inc. Joins ADA-ES Mercury Emissions Control Effort
Energy Secretary Abraham Lauds Participation of Arch Coal   LITTLETON, COLO. - March 20, 2002 - Environmental technology and specialty chemical company ADA-ES, a subsidiary of Earth Sciences (OTCBB: ESCI), announced today that Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) has joined its mercury control project
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Production Cuts
St. Louis – March 18, 2002 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that it has reduced the rate of coal production at its eastern and western operations by approximately 7% in recent weeks. In addition, the company is cutting its 2002 capital expenditure budget from its previous estimate of
Toggle Summary Teacher Nominations Top 450 in West Virginia
Applications for Arch Coal Award Due March 12   CHARLESTON – March 4, 2002 - Nominations for the Teacher Achievement Awards topped 450 in West Virginia, according to Arch Coal’s External Affairs Director John Snider. “We’re very pleased with the amount of community participation,” said Snider.
Toggle Summary Teacher Nominations Top 450 in Wyoming
Applications for Arch Coal Award Due March 12   WRIGHT – March 1, 2002 - Nominations for the 2002 Teacher Achievement Awards topped 450 in Wyoming, according to Arch Coal’s External Affairs Director Greg Schaefer. “We’re very pleased with the amount of community participation,” said Schaefer.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
February 28, 2002 Arch Coal board declares quarterly dividend St. Louis - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly dividend of $.0575 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable March 15, 2002, to shareholders of record on March 5, 2002.
Toggle Summary National Wild Turkey Federation Selects Arch Coal for West Virginia Wildlife Award
ST. LOUIS - February 4, 2002 - Arch Coal (NYSE: ACI) today announced the National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) has presented Arch of West Virginia with the West Virginia Wildlife Award for outstanding accomplishments in the establishment and enhancement of wildlife habitat on reclaimed land.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter Results
Highlights: Net income of $8.4 million, or $.16 per share, vs. net income of $9.6 million, or $.25 per share, in 4Q00 Adjusted EBITDA of $75.1 million, vs. $94.7 million in 4Q00 . Total revenues of $385.4 million, vs. $347.4 million in 4Q00 Coal sales of 28.5 million tons, vs.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal’s Fourth Quarter Conference Call To Be Broadcast On Internet
St. Louis - January 18, 2002 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its fourth quarter financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, January 24, at 11 a.m. Eastern Time. Participating in the call will be Steven F.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Honored with West Virginia's Top Mine Reclamation Award for Championship Golf Course Project
ST. LOUIS - January 16, 2002 - Arch Coal (NYSE: ACI) today announced its Mingo Logan operations received top honors for reclamation excellence from the W.Va. Department of Environmental Protection. The David C. Callaghan Award was presented to Arch's Mingo Logan Coal Co.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Prep Plant Recognized for Safety Excellence
Company-Wide Incident Rate Falls 27% in 2001   ST. LOUIS - January 14, 2002 - Arch Coal's (NYSE: ACI) Beth Station Preparation Plant at the Hobet 21 mining complex received a Mountaineer Guardian Award from the West Virginia Coal Association for significant accomplishments in mine safety in
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Additional Investment in ZECA Corporation
St. Louis - December 13, 2001 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that it will invest an additional $100,000 in ZECA Corporation, successor to the Zero Emission Coal Alliance, over the next two years. ZECA is comprised of coal producers, power generators, mining companies and scientific
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: Deck S. Slone Vice President, Investor and Public Relations (314) 994-2717 October 25, 2001 Arch Coal board declares quarterly dividend St. Louis - October 25, 2001 - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly dividend of $.0575 per
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Third Quarter Results
Highlights: Net loss of $8.1 million, or $.15 per share, vs. a net loss of $5.2 million, or $.14 per share, in 3Q00 Adjusted EBITDA of $58.6 million, vs. $76.1 million in 3Q00 Revenues of $353.3 million, vs. $359.3 million in 3Q00 Coal sales of 27.1 million tons, vs.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Third Quarter Conference Call to be Broadcast on Internet
Arch Coal’s Third Quarter Conference Call to be Broadcast on Internet FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: Deck S. Slone Vice President, Investor and Public Relations (314) 994-2717 October 9, 2001 Arch Coal's third quarter conference call to be broadcast on Internet St.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces 2002 Teacher Recognition Program
St. Louis – September 27, 2001 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced it would continue its unique teacher recognition program in West Virginia, according to John Snider, the company’s director of external affairs. The company has begun mailing nomination materials to hundreds of locations
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Second Year Sponsorship of Teacher Awards Program
September 17, 2001 - Arch Coal, Inc. announced today it will sponsor a second year of its Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards in Wyoming, according to Greg Schaefer, the company’s Director of External Affairs, Western Operations. The program provides 10 Wyoming teachers with $2,500 cash awards.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Board Authorizes Stock Repurchase Program
St. Louis - September 15, 2001 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that its board of directors has authorized the company to repurchase up to 6,000,000 shares of Arch Coal common stock, effective immediately. The timing of any purchases, and the exact number of shares to be purchased, will
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Provides Update on West Elk Mine and Additional Guidance on Earnings For Remainder of 2001
Deck S. Slone Vice President, Investor and Public Relations (314) 994-2717 Arch Coal, Inc. provides update on West Elk mine and additional guidance on earnings for remainder of 2001 St. Louis - September 6, 2001 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that it continues to make progress in its
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
St. Louis - July 26, 2001 - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly dividend of $.0575 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable September 14, 2001, to shareholders of record on September 5, 2001.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Second Quarter Results
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: Deck S. Slone Vice President, Investor and Public Relations (314) 994-2717 July 20, 2001 Arch Coal, Inc. reports second quarter results Highlights: - Net income of $800,000, or $.02 per share, vs. a net loss of $2.1 million, or $.06 per share, in 2Q00 - Adjusted EBITDA of
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Names 17 West Virginia Teachers Recipients of Golden Apple Award
June 4, 2001 Seventeen West Virginia teachers today were named recipients of the Arch Coal, Inc. Golden Apple Achiever Award. “The Golden Apple Achiever Award is presented to teachers who received very high scores in the Teacher Achievement Award competition and narrowly missed being named an award
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Announces Fourth Annual Teacher Achievement Award Recipients in West Virginia
Charleston, W.Va. – May 11, 2001 - In a ceremony today at the state Capitol, 10 teachers from around the state received an Arch Coal, Inc. Teacher Achievement Award. It was the fourth year Arch Coal has presented the teacher recognition awards. Arch Coal President and Chief Executive Officer Steven
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Announces Teacher Achievement Award Recipients in Wyoming
Casper - May 11, 2001 - In a ceremony today at McKinley Elementary School, surrounded by hundreds of children, 10 teachers from around the state received an Arch Coal, Inc. Teacher Achievement Award. Arch Coal Vice President Terry O’Connor was joined in honoring the teachers by Governor Jim
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Completes Public Stock Offering
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: Deck S. Slone Vice President, Investor and Public Relations (314) 994-2717 May 9, 2001 Arch Coal completes public stock offering St. Louis - May 9, 2001 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that it has completed a public stock offering of 8,500,000 shares of its
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Prices Public Offering of Common Stock
St. Louis - May 3, 2001 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced the pricing, at $33.00 per share, of a public offering of 8,500,000 shares of its common stock, par value $.01 per share. The company has also granted the underwriters an option to purchase up to an additional 1,275,000 shares at
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: Deck S. Slone Director, Investor Relations and Public Affairs (314) 994-2717 April 26, 2001 Arch Coal board declares quarterly dividend St. Louis - April 26, 2001 - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly dividend of 5.75 cents per
Toggle Summary Robert G. Potter, Retired Chairman and CEO of Solutia Inc., Joins Board of Arch Coal, Inc.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: Deck S. Slone Director, Investor Relations and Public Affairs (314) 994-2717 April 26, 2001 Robert G. Potter, retired chairman and CEO of Solutia Inc., joins board of Arch Coal, Inc. St. Louis - April 26, 2001 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that Robert G.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports First Quarter Results
Highlights: Net income of $6.1 million, or $.15 per share, vs. a net loss of $15.0 million, or $.39 per share, in 1Q00 Adjusted EBITDA of $80.3 million, vs. $63.6 million in 1Q00 Total debt reduction of $98.7 million, or 9% Revenues of $381.4 million, vs.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Files Universal Shelf Registration Statement
St. Louis - April 12, 2001 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) announced today that it has filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission a new universal shelf registration statement to allow it to offer, from time to time in the future, up to $750 million in debt securities, preferred stock,
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Expects First Quarter Earnings to Exceed Analyst Expectations; Encounters Challenges Following West Elk Longwall Move
Deck S. Slone Director, Investor Relations and Public Affairs (314) 994-2717 March 28, 2001 Arch Coal expects first quarter earnings to exceed analyst expectations; encounters challenges following West Elk longwall move St. Louis - March 28, 2001 - Arch Coal, Inc.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
St. Louis - February 22, 2001 - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly dividend of 5.75 cents per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable March 15, 2001, to shareholders of record on March 5, 2001.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Completes Primary Stock Offering
St. Louis - February 22, 2001 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that it has completed a primary offering of 5,170,797 shares of stock at a sale price of $19 per share. The offering was conducted in conjunction with a secondary offering by Ashland Inc., in which Ashland sold its remaining
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. to Offer Shares of Common Stock
St. Louis - February 8, 2001 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that it has filed an amended registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission relating to an offering of 7,000,000 shares of common stock. The offering will be underwritten by Merrill Lynch & Co.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter Results
St. Louis - January 24, 2001 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that it had net income of $9.6 million, or $.25 per share, for its fourth quarter ended December 31, 2000. In comparison, Arch had a net loss of $348.4 million, or $9.12 per share, in the same quarter of 1999.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Teacher Awards Nomination Phase Ends Jan. 22
January 5, 2001 - The Arch Coal, Inc. Teacher Achievement Awards nomination phase ends Jan. 22, 2001, according to Arch Coal vice president Terry O'Connor. "I hope there's a last minute rush of nominations," O'Connor said. "We are pleased with the number of nominations we've received so far, but we
Toggle Summary Robert J. Messey Named Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Arch Coal, Inc.
St. Louis - November 29, 2000 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that Robert J. Messey, 54, has been named senior vice president and chief financial officer of the corporation, effective December 1, 2000. Arch Coal is the nation's second largest coal producer.
Toggle Summary Who are West Virginia’s Best Teachers? Arch Coal Wants to Know – From You!
November 28, 2000 - The Arch Coal, Inc. Teacher Achievement Awards are in full swing. Students, parents, grandparents and members of the education community are nominating those teachers they consider to be among the very best in the state, says Deck Slone, Arch Coal’s director of public affairs.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
St. Louis - November 21, 2000 - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly dividend of 5.75 cents per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable December 15, 2000, to shareholders of record on December 5, 2000.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Third Quarter Results
St. Louis – October 18, 2000 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that it had a net loss of $5.2 million, or $.14 per share, for its third quarter ended September 30, 2000. Results for the third quarter compared to a net loss of $1.8 million, or $.05 per share, in the same quarter of last
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
St. Louis, MO - September 28, 2000 - The Board of Directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly dividend of 11.5 cents per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable September 15, 1998, to shareholders of record on August 14, 1998. Arch Coal, Inc.
Toggle Summary Frank M. Burke Joins Board of Arch Coal, Inc.
St. Louis – September 7, 2000 - Frank M. Burke, 60, has been elected to the board of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI), the nation’s second largest coal producer. "We are delighted that Mr. Burke has agreed to join our board," said Steven F. Leer, Arch Coal’s president and chief executive officer.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
St. Louis – August 11, 2000 - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly dividend of 5.75 cents per share on the company’s common stock. The dividend is payable September 15, 2000, to shareholders of record on August 25, 2000.
Toggle Summary Ashland Inc. Requests Registration of its Remaining Arch Coal Shares
St. Louis – August 4, 2000 - Ashland Inc. has requested that Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) register for sale Ashland’s remaining 4,756,968 shares of Arch Coal common stock, in keeping with an existing registration rights agreement. In late March, Ashland Inc.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Second Quarter Results
St. Louis – July 20, 2000 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that it had a net loss of $2.1 million, or $.06 per share, for its second quarter ended June 30, 2000. Results for the second quarter compared to net income of $2.5 million, or $.06 per share, in the same quarter of last year.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Resumes Longwall Production at West Elk
St. Louis – July 13, 2000 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that it resumed longwall production at its West Elk mine in Gunnison County, Colorado, yesterday evening. West Elk had been idled on January 28, 2000, following the detection of combustion-related gases there.
Toggle Summary MSHA Approves Ventilation Plan for Arch Coal's West Elk Mine
St. Louis, Missouri – June 6, 2000 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that the U.S. Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) had approved a ventilation plan for the company’s West Elk mine. The West Elk mine, which is located in Gunnison County, Colorado, has been idle since January
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Announces Odd-Lot Program
St. Louis, Missouri – May 26, 2000 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today a voluntary program allowing shareholders owning fewer than 100 shares of Arch Coal common stock to purchase enough additional stock to reach 100 shares or to sell all of their shares conveniently and on a cost-free
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Plans to Substantially Reduce Production at its Coal Creek Mine
St. Louis, Missouri – May 17, 2000 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that it plans to substantially reduce production at its Coal Creek surface mine in Campbell County, Wyoming. The mine is expected to reduce production by as much as 10 million tons on an annualized basis when compared
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
St. Louis, Missouri – May 4, 2000 - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly dividend of 5.75 cents per share on the company’s common stock. The dividend is payable June 15, 2000, to shareholders of record on May 15, 2000.
Toggle Summary Catenary Coal Reaches Safety Milestone
Eskdale, West Virginia – May 2, 2000 - Catenary Coal Company, a subsidiary of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI), today announced that its R. E. Samples Mine had recently surpassed one million man-hours worked without a single lost-time accident. "The employees of the Samples Mine are to be commended for
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports First Quarter Results
St. Louis, Missouri – April 24, 2000 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that it had a net loss of $15.0 million, or $.39 per share, for its first quarter ended March 31, 2000. A substantial portion of the loss was related to its West Elk mine in Gunnison County, Colorado, which has been
Toggle Summary Eaves Elected Senior Vice President, Marketing
St. Louis, Missouri – April 14, 2000 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced the recent promotion of John W. Eaves to senior vice president of marketing for the corporation. Eaves will continue to act as president of Arch Coal Sales, Arch’s sales and marketing subsidiary.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Comments on Upcoming Change in Ownership
St. Louis, Missouri – March 16, 2000 - As expected, the board of Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH) earlier today approved the distribution of 17.4 million shares of Arch Coal stock to the shareholders of Ashland Inc., and set March 24 as the record date for the transaction.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Substantial Progress in Efforts to Reopen West Elk Mine; Temporary Idling will Adversely Affect First Quarter Results
St. Louis, Missouri – On March 14, 2000, – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that it has made substantial progress in isolating the source of combustion gases at its West Elk mine in Gunnison County, Colorado, which was idled on January 28, 2000, following the initial detection of such
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Declares Dividend Distribution of Preferred Stock Purchase Rights
St. Louis, Missouri – On March 3, 2000, the board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) approved the adoption of a shareholder rights plan designed to discourage takeovers that involve abusive tactics or do not provide fair value to shareholders.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
St. Louis, Missouri – February 24, 2000 - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly dividend of 5.75 cents per share on the company’s common stock. The dividend is payable March 15, 2000, to shareholders of record on March 6, 2000.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Comments on Ashland’s Plans to Distribute Shares
St. Louis, Missouri – February 24, 2000 - Earlier today Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH) announced that its management intends to recommend that 17.4 million of its 22.1 million shares of Arch Coal stock be distributed to Ashland shareholders in the form of a taxable dividend.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal’s West Elk Mine Idled Temporarily Following Detection of Higher-than-Normal Gas Levels
St. Louis – February 3, 2000 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that it has temporarily idled its West Elk underground mine in Gunnison County, Colorado, following the detection of higher-than-normal levels of carbon monoxide in a portion of the mine.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Expresses Disappointment Over Moody’s Decision to Downgrade the Company’s Credit Rating
St. Louis, Missouri – January 26, 2000 - Steven F. Leer, president and chief executive officer of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI), today expressed his disappointment over Moody’s decision to downgrade the company’s credit ratings. "We’re disappointed in Moody’s decision," Leer said.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Announces One Time Charges, Reports Results for Its Fourth Quarter
St. Louis, Missouri – January 24, 2000 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that it was taking one-time charges of $344.7 million ($380.9 million pre-tax), or $9.03 per share, related principally to the write-down of assets at its Dal-Tex, Hobet 21 and Coal-Mac operations and the write-down
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Announces Resignation of Chief Financial Officer
St. Louis, Missouri – December 22, 1999 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that Patrick A. Kriegshauser, its senior vice president and chief financial officer, has resigned to accept a senior level position with a private company in the St. Louis area. Mr.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
St. Louis, Missouri – November 5, 1999 - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly dividend of 11.5 cents per share on the company’s common stock. The dividend is payable December 15, 1999, to shareholders of record on November 16, 1999.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Reacts to Court's Decision to Stay its Ruling
St. Louis, Missouri – November 1, 1999 - Arch Coal, Inc. today responded to the decision by the U.S. District Court in Charleston, West Virginia, to stay its recent ruling banning the construction of valley fills during mining. The stay will allow West Virginia coal mines to continue to operate
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Plans to Issue WARN Notices at its Hobet 21 and Ruffner Operations
St. Louis, Missouri – October 28, 1999 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that it plans to issue Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification (WARN) Act notices on Friday to all employees at its Hobet 21 mining complex in Boone County and Lincoln County, West Virginia, and at its Ruffner
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Results for Third Quarter
St. Louis, Missouri – October 21, 1999 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today reported a net loss of $1.8 million, or $.05 per share, for its third quarter ended September 30, 1999. For the third quarter of 1998, Arch had net income of $.5 million, or $.01 per share, which included a one-time after-tax
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Decides Not to Sell Lone Mountain or Pardee Mining Complexes
St. Louis, Missouri – October 11, 1999 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that it has decided not to sell two mining operations in Central Appalachia that were being considered for possible disposition. The company is still reviewing the potential sale of its Coal-Mac operation in eastern
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Confirms Receipt of Proposal from Ashland Inc. Concerning a Tax-Free Spin-Off of its Interest in the Company
St. Louis, Missouri – October 5, 1999 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) confirmed today that it has received a proposal from Ashland Inc. that contemplates a tax-free spin-off of Ashland Inc.’s interest in the company. Arch also confirmed today that a special committee of its board of directors is in
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Reacts to Court's Decision to Stay its Ruling
St. Louis, Missouri – October 1, 1999 - Arch Coal, Inc. today responded to the decision by the U.S. District Court in Charleston, West Virginia, to stay its recent ruling banning the construction of valley fills during mining. The stay will allow West Virginia coal mines to continue to operate
Toggle Summary Arch of Illinois Announces Plans to Issue WARN Notices on Friday
St. Louis, Missouri – September 30, 1999 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that it will issue Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification (WARN) Act notices on Friday to the employees at its Arch of Illinois complex near Percy, Illinois.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
St. Louis, Missouri – July 23, 1999 - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly dividend of 11.5 cents per share on the company’s common stock. The dividend is payable September 15, 1999, to shareholders of record on August 16, 1999.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Earnings for Second Quarter
St. Louis, Missouri – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today reported net income of $2.5 million, or $.06 per share, for its second quarter ended June 30, 1999. For the second quarter of 1998, Arch had net income of $13.5 million, or $.34 per share, which included a one-time after-tax charge of $1.5
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Comments on Ashland's Decision to Explore Strategic Alternatives for its Investment
St. Louis, Missouri – Ashland Inc., which owns 58% of Arch Coal’s shares outstanding, announced today that it was exploring strategic alternatives for its investment in Arch. Ashland’s decision has no immediate impact on Arch Coal or its operations.
Toggle Summary Canyon Fuel Company Awarded Lease for Pines Tract
St. Louis, Missouri – May 25, 1999 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that Canyon Fuel Company, in which Arch has a 65% ownership interest, has been awarded the federal coal lease for the 7,172-acre Pines Tract. Located in Sevier County, Utah, adjacent to Canyon Fuel’s SUFCO mine, the
Toggle Summary Ten Outstanding West Virginia Teachers Receive 1999 Arch Coal, Inc. Teacher Achievement Awards
Charleston, W.Va. — May 5, 1999 - Ten outstanding West Virginia educators were honored today with 1999 Arch Coal, Inc. Teacher Achievement Awards. Each winning teacher received a $2,500 cash award from Arch Coal, which took over sponsorship of the prestigious awards program after it had been
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Earnings for First Quarter
St. Louis, Missouri – April 20, 1999 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today reported net income of $1.4 million, or $.04 per share, for its first quarter ended March 31, 1999. This compares to net income of $15.8 million, or $.40 per share, for the same period of 1998.
Toggle Summary Reclaimed lands at Arch Coal's Hobet 21 mine rate highly as wildlife habitat, according to academic study
Huntington, W.Va. – April 15, 1999 - In a recently completed study conducted by Dr. Edwin D. Michael, Professor Emeritus of Wildlife Management (Division of Forestry) at West Virginia University, two reclaimed operating areas at Arch Coal’s Hobet 21 complex in Boone County, W.Va., received higher
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Announces Plans to Shut Down its Dal-Tex Mine
St. Louis, Missouri – March 8, 1999 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced Monday its plans to shut down its Hobet Mining subsidiary’s Dal-Tex mine in Logan County, West Virginia. The decision follows the March 3, 1999, order by U.S. District Court enjoining federal and state agencies from issuing
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Expresses Disappointment with Injunction
St. Louis, Missouri – March 4, 1999 - Officials of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) expressed extreme disappointment in yesterday’s Preliminary Injunction issued by U.S. District Court Judge Charles Haden against Arch’s Hobet Mining coal mining subsidiary from commencing or continuing any further surface
Toggle Summary Arch Explores Sale of Three Small Operations in Central Appalachia
St. Louis, Missouri – March 2, 1999 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that it would explore the potential sale of three of its smaller mining operations in Central Appalachia. The three operations are the Lone Mountain and Pardee complexes on the Kentucky/Virginia border and Coal-Mac’s
Toggle Summary Ted Sands joins board of Arch Coal, Inc
St. Louis, Missouri – February 25, 1999 - Theodore D. Sands, 53, has been elected to the board of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI), the nation’s second largest coal producer. The election of Mr. Sands is effective February 25. Mr. Sands is President of HAAS Capital, LLC, a firm he established in February
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
St. Louis, Missouri – February 25, 1999 - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly dividend of 11.5 cents per share on the company’s common stock. The dividend is payable March 15, 1999, to shareholders of record on March 8, 1999.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Earnings for Fourth Quarter
St. Louis, Mo. – January 25, 1999 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today reported break-even results for its fourth quarter ended December 31, 1998. In comparison, Arch had net income of $21.1 million, or $.53 per share, for the same period of 1997. Revenues for the fourth quarter totaled $415.5
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. and the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power Announce Amendment of Coal Supply Agreements
St. Louis, Mo. – January 21, 1999 - S. David Freeman, General Manager of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP), and Steven F. Leer, President and Chief Executive Officer of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI), jointly announced today the amendment of the coal supply agreements pursuant to
Toggle Summary Nominating Period Nearing End For Arch Coal Teacher Award Program
Huntington, W.Va. – January 15, 1999 - Nominations for the first Arch Coal, Inc. Teacher Achievement Awards must be made in the next six days as the nominations phase of the program will close Jan. 21, 1999, according to David G. Todd, Arch Coal’s vice president of external affairs - east.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Sells Idle Coal Dock and Takes Reclamation Charge
St. Louis, Mo. – January 4, 1999 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that it had entered into a definitive agreement to sell an idle coal dock in Wayne County, W.Va., formerly known as the Big Sandy Terminal. The sale will result in an after-tax gain of $4.6 million for Arch in the fourth
Toggle Summary Boyd Named Chairman of the Board of Arch Coal, Inc.
St. Louis, Mo.-December 11, 1998 – James R. Boyd, 52, has been elected chairman of the board of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI), the nation’s second largest coal-producing company. Boyd’s election is effective Dec. 11. Boyd, a senior vice president and group operating officer at Ashland Inc., succeeds
Toggle Summary Dominguez Joins Board of Arch Coal, Inc.
St. Louis, Mo. - December 11, 1998 – Ignacio Dominguez, 53, has been elected to the board of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI), the nation's second largest coal producer. The election of Mr. Dominguez is effective December 11. Mr. Dominguez is chairman of the board of CARBOEX, S.A.; senior vice president
Toggle Summary WARN Notices Issued at Dal-Tex Mine
St. Louis, MO - October 30, 1998 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that its Hobet Mining, Inc. subsidiary was today issuing Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notifications ("WARN Notices") to employees at its Dal-Tex Mine in Logan County, W.Va.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal and Logan County Commission Join Together to Create New Business Development Corporation
St. Louis, MO - October 23, 1998 - Arch Coal, Inc. and the Logan County (W.Va.) Commission today announced plans to form a new business development corporation for the purpose of creating economic opportunities in southern West Virginia. Arch Coal has agreed to make an initial contribution of
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Earnings for Third Quarter
St. Louis, MO - October 20, 1998 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today reported net income of $.5 million, or $.01 per share, for its third quarter ended September 30, 1998. These results included a positive after-tax impact of $11.3 million from the sale of certain inactive coal properties in eastern
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Black Thunder Mine Ships 500 Millionth Ton of Coal
St. Louis, MO - October 8, 1998 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its Black Thunder Mine in Campbell County, Wyo., had recently shipped its 500 millionth ton of coal, a milestone never before achieved by a single U.S. coal mine. "Through a total commitment to safety, efficiency and
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. is Successful Bidder for Thundercloud Tract
St. Louis, MO - October 1, 1998 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that it was the successful bidder for a federal coal lease known as the Thundercloud tract in Wyoming's Powder River Basin. Arch Coal bid $158 million for the 3,546-acre tract, which contains an estimated 412 million tons
Toggle Summary Arch Coal's Third Quarter Results Will Fall Short of Expectations
St. Louis, MO - September 30, 1998 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) announced today that its financial results from mining operations for the third quarter of 1998 would be below analysts' expectations due to several factors, including higher-than-expected maintenance costs during the period; operating
Toggle Summary A. Michael Perry Joins Arch Coal Board of Directors
St. Louis, MO - September 29, 1998 - A. Michael Perry has been elected to the board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI), according to John R. Hall, Arch's chairman of the board. "We are very pleased that Mr. Perry has joined our board," Hall said.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal Declares Quarterly Dividend
St. Louis, MO - September 28, 1998 - The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today declared a quarterly dividend of 11.5 cents per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable December 15, 1998, to shareholders of record on November 13, 1998.
Toggle Summary Ashland Inc. Advises It Will Not Publicly Offer Arch Coal Shares
St. Louis, MO - August 11, 1998 - Ashland Inc. has advised Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) that due to market conditions Ashland Inc. will not offer up to 2.1 million shares of its Arch Coal, Inc. Common Stock in an underwritten public offering. Arch Coal and Ashland earlier announced that Ashland had
Toggle Summary Ashland Inc. Gives Notice of Intention to Sell Shares of Arch Coal, Inc.
St. Louis, MO - July 22, 1998 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that Ashland Inc., pursuant to registration rights held by it under an April 4, 1997, registration rights agreement, will register with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) up to 2,100,000 shares of Arch Coal, Inc.
Toggle Summary Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Earnings for Second Quarter
St. Louis,