NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Consol Energy (NYSE: CNX) hit a new 52-week low Wednesday as it is currently trading at $26.74, below its previous 52-week low of $26.81 with 114,790 shares traded as of 9:46 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 2.4 million shares over the past 30 days. Consol Energy has a market cap of $6.29 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and metals & mining industry. Shares are down 15.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. CONSOL Energy Inc. produces coal and natural gas for energy and raw material markets in the United States, Canada, and western Europe. It operates in Coal and Gas divisions.