America’s Largest Coal Company Files for Bankruptcy

Chris Hill: We have to start with coal. Coal is– Bill Mann: The senator? Hill: Not the senator from Wisconsin. Mann: Oh, the burning rock! Hill: The burning rock. Today in coal is pretty significant because Peabody Energy is the largest coal company in America, and it has filed for bankruptcy. And first quarter revenue […]

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What Happens When a Company like PG&E Goes Bankrupt?

Chris Hill: PG&E is filing for bankruptcy because of the liability around the wildfires in California. Not surprisingly, shares of PG&E down 50% today. Again, this is not a surprise. I’m curious if you’ve ever found yourself in this situation. This is a question we’ve gotten before from not just investors in PG&E, but investors […]

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What Happens When a Company like PG&E Goes Bankrupt?

Chris Hill: PG&E is filing for bankruptcy because of the liability around the wildfires in California. Not surprisingly, shares of PG&E down 50% today. Again, this is not a surprise. I’m curious if you’ve ever found yourself in this situation. This is a question we’ve gotten before from not just investors in PG&E, but investors […]

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The Complete History of Sears… and How it Went Bankrupt

Mac Greer: It’s Monday, October 15th. Welcome to Market Foolery! I’m Mac Greer. Joining me in studio, we have Motley Fool analysts Emily Flippen and Matt Argersinger. Welcome! How are we feeling? Matt Argersinger: Well, it’s a Monday! Greer: It’s a Monday? Come on, we need more enthusiasm here! Come on, bring it! We are […]

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Peabody Energy’s Bankruptcy: It’s More Than Just the Coal Market *** INDUSTRY FOCUS ***

Tyler Crowe: We’re singing Peabody Energy’s swan song on today’s show. But, thankfully for the listeners, since we have terrible voices, there will be no actual singing involved. Hey everyone, I’m Tyler Crowe for Industry Focus. It’s Thursday, April 14th, which means it’s the energy show, but you know, we do way more than energy. […]

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Sears’ Bankruptcy Overshadows its History as a Retail Powerhouse

Robert Brokamp: So, what’s up, Alison? Alison Southwick: Well, Bro, to paraphrase King Solomon in the Book of Ecclesiastes, there is “nothing new under the sun,” and a fantastic example of this is Sears in light of the recent news that it filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. And you’ve probably seen about a million articles […]

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