Arch Coal Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Metals/mining Company

Arch Coal has acquired 11 companies. It has also divested 4 assets.

Arch Coal’s largest acquisition to date was in 2011, when it acquired International Coal Group for $3.4B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2013, when it sold Canyon Fuel to Bowie Resources for $423M. Arch Coal has acquired in 7 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include metals/mining (64%) and oil/gas exploration (19%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity15
    • M&A Buy Activity11
    • M&A Sell Activity4
  • Total Sectors Invested 4
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 8
  • M&A Advisors 5

Arch Coal, Inc.

One City Place Drive, Suite 300,
St. Louis, Missouri 63141
United States,
(314) 994-2700
www.archcoal.com

Arch Coal, Inc. is a coal producer and marketer. Its core business is supplying cleaner-burning, low-sulfur thermal and metallurgical coal to power generators and steel manufacturers on five continents. Arch Coal was formed in 1969 and is based in St. Louis, Missouri.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 11 - - - - - 11
vol $5.0B $5.0B
Sell (0.0/yr) # 4 - - - - - 4
vol $566M $566M
  15

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
ICG ADDCAR Systems, LLC 2014-02-10 21M USD Divestiture
Ashland,, Kentucky · www.addcarsystems.com
Patriot Coal - Guffy property 2013-10-10 16M USD Divestiture
, United States
Canyon Fuel Co., LLC 2013-08-19 423M USD Divestiture
Midvale, Utah
International Coal Group, Inc. 2011-05-02 3.4B USD Merger
Scott Depot, West Virginia
Millennium Bulk Terminals-Longview LLC 2011-01-12 - Stake Purchase
Longview, Washington · www.millenniumbulk.com
Trailblazer Energy Center 2010-03-11 - Stake Purchase
Sweetwater, Texas · www.tenaskatrailblazer.com
Rio Tinto - Jacobs Ranch 2009-10-01 764M USD Divestiture
, United States
International Coal Group - Illinois Basin 2007-10-01 39M USD Divestiture
, Illinois
Mingo Logan Ben Creek 2007-06-29 40M USD Divestiture
Wharncliffe, West Virginia
DKRW Advanced Fuels LLC 2006-08-24 - Stake Purchase
Houston, Texas · www.dkrwadvancedfuels.com
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Metals/Mining 7 (64%) 5.0B (100%) - -
Oil/Gas Exploration 2 (18%) - 3 (75%) 545M (96%)
Energy Services and Equipment 1 (9%) - - -
Transportation 1 (9%) - - -
Machinery - - 1 (25%) 21M (4%)
Total 11 $5.0B 4 $566M

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 11 5.0B 4 566M
  Illinois 3 418M - -
  Texas 2 - - -
  West Virginia 1 3.4B 1 40M
  Utah 1 - 1 423M
  Wyoming 1 364M - -
  Washington 1 - - -
  Kentucky - - 1 21M
Total 11 $5.0B 4 $566M

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Morgan Stanley
1
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
1
Citigroup Investment Banking
1
Legal Deals
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP
1
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 1 $3.4B
$100M to $1B 3 $1.5B
< $100M 3 $70M
TOTAL $5.0B
Largest International Coal Group, Inc.
$3.4B (2011-05-02)
sell # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $423M
< $100M 3 $143M
TOTAL $566M
Largest Canyon Fuel Co., LLC
$423M (2013-08-19)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Acquired from
Strategic(s)
100%
3 100%
Divested to
Strategic(s)
100%
4 100%

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