Patriot Coal to Participate in Conferences

Mar 22, 2012, 16:05 ET from Patriot Coal Corporation

ST. LOUIS, March 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Patriot Coal Corporation (NYSE: PCX) today announced that Patriot Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer Mark N. Schroeder will speak at 8:50 a.m. Mountain Time at the Barclays 2012 High Yield Bond and Syndicated Loan Conference on Monday, March 26 at the Arizona Biltmore in Phoenix.  Interested investors may access a live audio webcast or a replay of the presentation at

On Tuesday, March 27, Schroeder will speak at 3:30 p.m. Central Time at the Howard Weil Annual Energy Conference at The Roosevelt Hotel in New Orleans. 

Additionally, Schroeder will speak at the BB&T Commercial & Industrial Conference at 8:20 a.m. Eastern Time on Wednesday, March 28 at the Biltmore Coral Gables in Miami.      

About Patriot Coal

Patriot Coal Corporation is a leading producer and marketer of coal in the eastern United States, with 13 active mining complexes in Appalachia and the Illinois Basin.  The Company ships to domestic and international electricity generators, industrial users and metallurgical coal customers, and controls approximately 1.9 billion tons of proven and probable coal reserves.  The Company's common stock trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol PCX.

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