A slowdown in the global economy, and a slow down in particular in China heralds very bad news for asset prices around the world. Coal, while terribly beaten up, will go lower with some level of market correlation...as the Fed starts to taper...joke. We will see single digits before too long. Nattie gas is at a ridiculously low price, but until that changes too coal is going to struggle. This industry has to shut down a $ h i t load of capacity so they can get a profitble price for their product.