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10/30/2014Walter Energy Announces Third Quarter 2014 Results
Metallurgical Coal Sales of 2.3 Million Metric Tons Metallurgical Coal Cash Cost of Sales per Metric Ton Improved 18.7% Liquidity Totaled $624 Million Full-Year 2014 Capital Spending Target Reduced to $110 Million Full-Year Cash Cost of Sales Target for Alabama Underground Mines Reduced to $96 per Metric Ton BIRMINGHAM, AL -- (Marketwired) -- 10/30/14 -- Walter Energy, Inc. (NYSE: WLT), a leading, publicly traded "pure-play" producer of metallurgical ("met") coal for the global st... 
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10/23/2014Walter Energy Declares Quarterly Dividend
BIRMINGHAM, AL -- (Marketwired) -- 10/23/14 -- Walter Energy, Inc. (NYSE: WLT) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.01 per common share payable on Dec. 5, 2014, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on Nov. 10, 2014. About Walter Energy Walter Energy is a leading, publicly traded "pure-play" metallurgical coal producer for the global steel industry with strategic access to high-growth steel markets in Asia, Sout... 
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10/16/2014Walter Energy Announces Date of Third Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call Webcast
BIRMINGHAM, AL -- (Marketwired) -- 10/16/14 -- Walter Energy, Inc. (NYSE: WLT) today announced that in conjunction with the release of its third quarter 2014 earnings results before market open on Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, it will conduct a conference call with institutional investors and analysts to be broadcast live over the Internet. What: Walter Energy's Third Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call When: Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time Where: www.wal... 
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08/25/2014Walter Energy Completes Sale of Blue Creek Coal Terminal
Company Sells Property at Port of Mobile to Alabama State Port Authority BIRMINGHAM, AL -- (Marketwired) -- 08/25/14 -- Walter Energy, Inc. (NYSE: WLT), a leading, publicly traded "pure-play" producer of metallurgical coal for the global steel industry, has completed a previously announced transaction to sell the Blue Creek Terminal and associated properties, located in Mobile, Alabama, to the Alabama State Port Authority for $25 million. "This was an important transaction for the Company," s... 
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07/31/2014Walter Energy Announces Second Quarter 2014 Results
Metallurgical Coal Sales of 2.7 Million Metric Tons Metallurgical Coal Cash Cost of Sales per Metric Ton Improved 18.3% Liquidity of $646 Million BIRMINGHAM, AL -- (Marketwired) -- 07/31/14 -- Walter Energy, Inc. (NYSE: WLT), a leading, publicly traded "pure-play" producer of metallurgical ("met") coal for the global steel industry, today announced results for the quarter ended June 30, 2014. "Our operations performed well in the second quarter," said Walt Scheller, Chief Executive Off... 
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07/17/2014Walter Energy Declares Quarterly Dividend
BIRMINGHAM, AL -- (Marketwired) -- 07/17/14 -- Walter Energy, Inc. (NYSE: WLT) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.01 per common share payable on Sept. 5, 2014, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on Aug. 11, 2014. About Walter Energy Walter Energy is a leading, publicly traded "pure-play" metallurgical coal producer for the global steel industry with strategic access to high-growth steel markets in Asia, So... 
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07/16/2014Walter Energy Announces Date of Second Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call Webcast
BIRMINGHAM, AL -- (Marketwired) -- 07/16/14 -- Walter Energy, Inc. (NYSE: WLT) today announced that in conjunction with the release of its second quarter 2014 earnings results before market open on Thursday, July 31, 2014, it will conduct a conference call with institutional investors and analysts to be broadcast live over the Internet. What: Walter Energy's Second Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call When: Thursday, July 31, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time Where: ... 
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07/14/2014Walter Energy Closes Offering of $320 Million of Senior Secured Notes
BIRMINGHAM, AL -- (Marketwired) -- 07/14/14 -- Walter Energy Inc. ("Walter Energy") (NYSE: WLT) today announced the closing of its previously announced private offering of $320.0 million aggregate principal amount of 9.500% Senior Secured Notes due 2019 (the "Notes"). The Notes are a follow-on issue to the $450.0 million aggregate principal amount of Walter Energy's 9.500% senior secured notes due 2019 which were issued on September 27, 2013 and Walter Energy's $200.0 million aggregate princip... 
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07/08/2014Walter Energy Prices $320 Million Offering of Senior Secured Notes
BIRMINGHAM, AL -- (Marketwired) -- 07/08/14 -- Walter Energy Inc. ("Walter Energy") (NYSE: WLT) today announced the pricing of its private offering of $320.0 million aggregate principal amount of senior secured notes due 2019 with a coupon of 9.500% per annum (the "Notes"). The Notes are a follow-on issue to the $450.0 million aggregate principal amount of Walter Energy's 9.500% senior secured notes due 2019 which were issued on September 27, 2013 and Walter Energy's $200.0 million aggregate p... 
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07/08/2014Walter Energy Commences Private Offering of $320 Million Senior Secured Notes
BIRMINGHAM, AL -- (Marketwired) -- 07/08/14 -- Walter Energy Inc. ("Walter Energy") (NYSE: WLT) today announced that it has commenced a private offering of $320.0 million aggregate principal amount of 9.500% senior secured notes due 2019 (the "Notes"). The Notes are a follow-on issue to the $450.0 million aggregate principal amount of Walter Energy's 9.500% senior secured notes due 2019 which were issued on September 27, 2013 and Walter Energy's $200.0 million aggregate principal amount of 9... 
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06/10/2014Walter Energy Team Wins Honors at Mine Rescue Competition
BIRMINGHAM, AL -- (Marketwired) -- 06/10/14 -- A Walter Energy, Inc. (NYSE: WLT) mine rescue team placed first in the Alabama Coal Association Mine Rescue Competition held at Bevill State Community College on May 20-22, 2014. The Jim Walter Resources Blue Creek Team from Brookwood, Alabama placed first in Combination Mine Rescue & First-Aid competition and was the top team on Mine Rescue Day 1. In addition, team captain, Ricky Lewis, accepted the prestigious Koenig In-State Trophy for be... 
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06/02/2014Walter Energy Issues Statement on EPA CO2 Rule
BIRMINGHAM, AL -- (Marketwired) -- 06/02/14 -- Walter Energy, Inc. (NYSE: WLT), a leading, publicly traded "pure-play" producer of metallurgical ("met") coal for the global steel industry, issued the following statement this morning regarding today's release of EPA's CO2 emission limits regulations for existing power plants: "Because the rules issued today by EPA are aimed at controlling CO2 emissions from existing domestic power plants, we do not expect the regulation will have any material ... 
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05/02/2014Walter Energy to Sell Blue Creek Coal Terminal
Company to Sell Property in Port of Mobile to Alabama State Port Authority BIRMINGHAM, AL -- (Marketwired) -- 05/02/14 -- Walter Energy, Inc. (NYSE: WLT) (TSX: WLT) has reached an agreement in principle with the Alabama State Port Authority to sell both the Blue Creek Terminal located in the Port of Mobile and an additional parcel of more than 60 acres located less than a mile from the Blue Creek Terminal. The total consideration to be paid by the Port Authority for the properties is $25,000,... 
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05/01/2014Walter Energy Announces First Quarter 2014 Results
Metallurgical Coal Sales of 2.6 Million Metric Tons Metallurgical Coal Cash Cost of Sales per Metric Ton Improved 9.7% Metallurgical Coal Production Volume Increased 13.3% Liquidity of $676 Million BIRMINGHAM, AL -- (Marketwired) -- 05/01/14 -- Walter Energy, Inc. (NYSE: WLT) (TSX: WLT), a leading, publicly traded "pure-play" producer of metallurgical ("met") coal for the global steel industry, today announced results for the quarter ended March 31, 2014. "We continued to execute we... 
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04/28/2014Walter Energy Announces Voluntary Delisting From Toronto Stock Exchange
BIRMINGHAM, AL -- (Marketwired) -- 04/28/14 -- Walter Energy, Inc. (NYSE: WLT) (TSX: WLT) today announced that shares of its common stock will be voluntarily delisted from the Toronto Stock Exchange ("TSX") at the close of markets on May 7, 2014 pursuant to the Company's application for voluntary delisting which has received approval from the TSX. Walter Energy's decision to delist was primarily based on the low trading volume of its shares on the TSX over a sustained period, no longer justif... 
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04/24/2014Walter Energy Declares Quarterly Dividend
BIRMINGHAM, AL -- (Marketwired) -- 04/24/14 -- Walter Energy Inc. (NYSE: WLT) (TSX: WLT) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.01 per common share payable on June 9, 2014, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on May 12, 2014. About Walter Energy Walter Energy is a leading, publicly traded "pure-play" metallurgical coal producer for the global steel industry with strategic access to high-growth steel markets in Asia, Sout... 
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04/21/2014Walter Energy Announces Date of First Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call Webcast
BIRMINGHAM, AL -- (Marketwired) -- 04/21/14 -- Walter Energy, Inc. (NYSE: WLT) (TSX: WLT) today announced that in conjunction with the release of its first quarter 2014 earnings results before market open on Thursday, May 1, 2014, it will conduct a conference call with institutional investors and analysts to be broadcast live over the Internet. What: Walter Energy's First Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call When: Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time Where: w... 
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04/15/2014Walter Energy to Idle Canadian Operations
BIRMINGHAM, AL -- (Marketwired) -- 04/15/14 -- Walter Energy, Inc. (NYSE: WLT) (TSX: WLT) will begin idling its Canadian operations, including the Wolverine and Brazion coal mines in British Columbia, in April 2014. The company will place its Wolverine mine (located near the district municipality of Tumbler Ridge) on idle status effective immediately. Brazion (which includes the operations of Brule and Willow Creek and is located near the district municipality of Chetwynd) will continue to o... 
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03/27/2014Walter Energy Closes Offerings of $200 Million of Senior Secured Notes and $350 Million of Senior Secured Second Lien PIK Toggle Notes
BIRMINGHAM, AL -- (Marketwired) -- 03/27/14 -- Walter Energy Inc. ("Walter Energy") (NYSE: WLT) (TSX: WLT) today announced the closing of its previously announced private offerings of $200 million aggregate principal amount of 9.500% Senior Secured Notes due 2019 (the "New First Lien Notes") and of $350 million aggregate principal amount of 11.0%/12.0% Senior Secured Second Lien PIK Toggle Notes due 2020 (the "Second Lien Notes" and, together with the New First Lien Notes, the "Notes"). The No... 
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03/24/2014Walter Energy's Wolverine Mine Recognized by BC Ministry of Energy and Mines for Safety Achievement
BIRMINGHAM, AL -- (Marketwired) -- 03/24/14 -- Walter Energy's (NYSE: WLT) (TSX: WLT) Wolverine Mine has been awarded the John Ash Safety Award by the British Columbia Ministry of Energy and Mines for working more than one million employee hours while maintaining the lowest lost time injury frequency among mines in their category. The Wolverine mine completed the 2013 award year with no lost time injuries. In total, the Wolverine Mine has worked more than 14 months -- December 2012 through Mar... 
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03/19/2014Walter Energy Prices $200 Million Offering of Senior Secured Notes and $350 Million Offering of Senior Secured Second Lien PIK Toggle Notes
BIRMINGHAM, AL -- (Marketwired) -- 03/19/14 -- Walter Energy Inc. ("Walter Energy") (NYSE: WLT) (TSX: WLT) today announced the pricing of its private offering of $200 million aggregate principal amount of senior secured notes due 2019 with a coupon of 9.500% per annum (the "New First Lien Notes"), which was increased from an initial size of $100 million aggregate principal amount of 9.500% Senior Secured Notes due 2019. Walter Energy also announced the pricing of its private offering of $350 m... 
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03/19/2014Walter Energy Commences Private Offerings of $100 Million Senior Secured Notes and $350 Million Senior Secured Second Lien PIK Toggle Notes
BIRMINGHAM, AL -- (Marketwired) -- 03/19/14 -- Walter Energy Inc. ("Walter Energy") (NYSE: WLT) (TSX: WLT) today announced that it has commenced private offerings of $100 million aggregate principal amount of 9.500% senior secured notes due 2019 (the "New First Lien Notes") and $350 million aggregate principal amount of senior secured second lien PIK toggle notes due 2020 (the "Second Lien Notes" and, together with the New First Lien Notes, the "Notes"). The Notes will be guaranteed by each o... 
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02/20/2014Walter Energy Announces Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2013 Results
Full-Year 2013 Highlights: Reduced Met Coal Cash Cost of Sales per Ton by 14%; Increased Met Coal Tons Sold by 5%; Reduced SG&A Expenses by 25% Fourth Quarter 2013 Highlights: Reduced Met Coal Cash Cost of Sales per Ton by 21%; Increased Met Coal Tons Sold by 14%; Reduced SG&A Expenses by 30% Liquidity Position at $587 Million BIRMINGHAM, AL -- (Marketwired) -- 02/20/14 -- Walter Energy Inc. (NYSE: WLT) (TSX: WLT), a leading, publicly traded "pure-play" producer of metallurgical ... 
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01/31/2014Walter Energy Declares Quarterly Dividend
BIRMINGHAM, AL -- (Marketwired) -- 01/31/14 -- Walter Energy Inc. (NYSE: WLT) (TSX: WLT) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.01 per common share payable on Mar. 13, 2014, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on Feb. 20, 2014. About Walter Energy Walter Energy is a leading, publicly traded "pure-play" metallurgical coal producer for the global steel industry with strategic access to high-growth steel markets in Asia, So... 
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01/30/2014Walter Energy Announces Date of Fourth Quarter 2013 Earnings Conference Call Webcast
BIRMINGHAM, AL -- (Marketwired) -- 01/30/14 -- Walter Energy, Inc. (NYSE: WLT) (TSX: WLT) today announced that in conjunction with the release of its fourth quarter 2013 earnings results before market open on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, it will conduct a conference call with institutional investors and analysts to be broadcast live over the Internet. What: Walter Energy's Fourth Quarter 2013 Earnings Conference Call When: Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time W... 
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01/16/2014Walter Energy Announces Appointment of Thomas Hoffman as Vice President - Communications
BIRMINGHAM, AL -- (Marketwired) -- 01/16/14 -- Walter Energy Inc. (NYSE: WLT) (TSX: WLT), a leading, publicly traded "pure-play" producer of metallurgical ("met") coal for the global steel industry, today announced the appointment of Thomas F. Hoffman as Vice President - Communications. Hoffman will be responsible for corporate communications, including communication with general and trade media, as well as certain internal communications tasks. Hoffman has 40 years of communications experienc... 
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