Whitehaven Coal Ltd (ASX: WHC) Share Price and News
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Whitehaven Coal Ltd (ASX: WHC) is the biggest pure play coal miner on the Australian share market. The company currently operates four mines (three open cut and one large underground mine) in the Gunnedah Coal Basin of NSW.
The mining giant also maintains a number of exploration and development projects in Queensland and New South Wales.
Founded in 1999, the company employs approximately 1,600 people, operates predominantly in New South Wales, and is administered by its head office in Sydney.
As a resource share in the ASX coal sector, the Whitehaven Coal share price is tied to the sometimes volatile fluctuations in the commodity pricing for the ‘black gold’. After WHC shares first listed on the ASX in 2007, Whitehaven has been a strong performer and now makes up part of the S&P/ASX 200 Index.
Whitehaven Coal Ltd (ASX: WHC) Latest News
Tom Richardson | August 27, 2014 4:05pm
WHITEHAVEN COAL LIMITED (ASX:WHC) remains an investment that carries a great deal of risk. More »
Mark Woodruff | July 15, 2014 2:28pm
The rise resulted from a fourth quarter production report that revealed outstanding results. The rise resulted from a fourth quarter production report that revealed... More »
Sean O'Neill | April 30, 2014 12:42pm
Myer, Mermaid Marine and Whitehaven Coal are at their lowest point for the year – are there any buying opportunities? More »
Darryl Daté-Shappard | March 31, 2014 5:45am
Cutting costs and expanding production can open up margins and increase revenue. More »
Darryl Daté-Shappard | January 27, 2014 4:45am
Production is up as coal spot prices improve. More »