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Peabody Energy Corporation (BTU)


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Peabody Energy Corporation

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

SectorBasic Materials
IndustryIndustrial Metals & Minerals
Full Time Employees6,700

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedAge
Mr. Glenn L. KellowChief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director2.45MN/A49
Ms. Amy B. SchwetzChief Financial Officer and Exec. VP1.03MN/A42
Mr. Charles Frederick MeintjesChief Commercial Officer and Exec. VP of Corp. Services1.2MN/A54
Ms. A. Verona DorchChief Legal Officer of Gov. Affairs, Exec. VP and Corp. Sec.1.07MN/A49
Mr. Kemal WilliamsonPres of Americas1.08MN/A57
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

Peabody Energy Corporation Peabody engages in coal mining business. The company operates through six operating segments: Powder River Basin Mining, Midwestern U.S. Mining, Western U.S. Mining, Australian Metallurgical Mining, Australian Thermal Mining, and Trading and Brokerage. It is involved in mining, preparation, and sale of thermal coal primarily to electric utilities; and metallurgical coal that include hard coking coal, semi-hard coking coal, semi-soft coking coal, and low-volatile pulverized coal injection for industrial customers. The company supplies coal primarily to electricity generators, industrial facilities, and steel manufacturers. It owns interests in 23 coal mining operations located in the United States and Australia. The company also engages in direct and brokered trading of coal and freight-related contracts, as well as provides transportation-related services, which involves financial derivative contracts and physical contracts. As of December 31, 2015, it had 5.6 billion tons of proven and probable coal reserves and approximately 600,000 acres of surface property through ownership and lease agreements. Peabody Energy Corporation was founded in 1883 and is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri.

Corporate Governance

Peabody Energy Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of May 1, 2017 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 3; Shareholder Rights: 2; Compensation: 5.

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