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UPDATE: B.Riley Upgrades Warrior Met Coal (HCC) to Buy

September 23, 2022 7:23 AM EDT
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Price: $39.08 +6.31%

Rating Summary:
    6 Buy, 7 Hold, 0 Sell

Rating Trend: Up Up

Today's Overall Ratings:
    Up: 2 | Down: 23 | New: 24
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(Updated - September 23, 2022 7:54 AM EDT)

B.Riley analyst Lucas Pipes upgraded Warrior Met Coal (NYSE: HCC) from Neutral to Buy with a price target of $50.00 (from $48.00).

The analyst comments "We are upgrading Warrior Met Coal (HCC) from Neutral to Buy with our PT from $48 to $50 on attractive valuation. YTD, Warrior Met Coal has underperformed its peer group by a whopping 71% (HCC up 8% YTD versus U.S. coal producers up 79% on average). We believe the underperformance stems primarily from four factors. We do not anticipate a near-term resolution to all four, but there is a pathway for increased capital returns while the build-out of the company’s flagship growth project continues. In our opinion, increased capital returns would be the most impactful near-term catalyst for the stock."

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Shares of Warrior Met Coal closed at $27.70 yesterday.


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