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.

CNX was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 26, implying a possible profit of 53.21 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 17, implying a possible loss of 0.18 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 16.67 percent. 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. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 34.33 percent.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 4 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 4 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

CNX has a 52-week high of 22.34 and a 52-week low of 13.55. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 25.24 percent, and below the high by 24.04 percent. CNX has a price/earnings 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.