Analyst Ratings for Consol Energy Inc. (CNX)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Analysts covering Consol Energy Inc. (NYSE:CNX) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. Last month, CNX received an average rating of Overweight.

13 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 6 gave CNX a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 7 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

A number of analysts gave price targets for CNX. The maximum price target given was 26, implying a possible profit of 53.21 percent. The lowest price target was 17, implying a possible loss of 0.18 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 16.67 percent on average, compared to last month. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 44.44 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 3.62 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 34.33 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 4 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 4 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

In the last 52-weeks, CNX has achieved a high of 22.34 and a low of 13.55. Currently the stock is 25.24 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 24.04 percent. CNX has a P/E ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The CNX value stock report compares CNX to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $3.84 billion. CNX will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.