Dow is up 125. All coal stocks were up at the open but with the exception of NRP all are now in the red. Above average trading again for NRP. Natural gas is up 2 pennies.
NRP is losing earlier gains. News of layoffs by other coal companies. WLT at another multi year low. If volume picks up, NRP will again close in the red.
Dow now up 150 at the high for the day. NRP now down 17 cents at the low of the day. Moderate volume. If volume picks up, NRP will trade below $20/