Coal Rookie wrote:

"As expected. Bates has been at this a long time and will not give up on his mine so he is in it for the long haul. Care and maintenance could be up to three years and I'm sure in that time he believes Cline will be a "world class" producer......... JMHO. Any speculation on how much the SP will be after the "Marret plan" goes into effect"


With all due respect, how do you expect Cline to be a "world class producer" when they sit on "Care and Maintenance" for 3 years !!!