Consol Energy Rises On Unusually High Volume (CNX)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Consol Energy (NYSE: CNX) is trading at unusually high volume Monday with 5.1 million shares changing hands. It is currently at two times its average daily volume and trading up $1.20 (+3.8%) at $32.93 as of 3:47 p.m. ET.

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Consol Energy has a market cap of $7.02 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and metals & mining industry. Shares are down 4% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

CONSOL Energy Inc. produces coal and natural gas for energy and raw material markets. The company is involved in the mining, preparation, and marketing steam coal primarily to electric power generation industry; and metallurgical coal to steel and coke producers. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.1, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Consol Energy as a hold. Among the primary strengths of the company is its solid financial position based on a variety of debt and liquidity measures that we have evaluated. At the same time, however, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, feeble growth in the company's earnings per share and deteriorating net income. You can view the full Consol Energy Ratings Report.

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