Invest in CONSOL Energy Inc. (CEIX) to keep your portfolio healthy

After finishing at $62.14 in the prior trading day, CONSOL Energy Inc. (NYSE: CEIX) closed at $65.48, up 5.37%. In other words, the price has increased by $+3.34 from its previous closing price. On the day, 723405 shares were traded. CEIX stock price reached its highest trading level at $67.13 during the session, while it also had its lowest trading level at $62.75.

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Ratios:

Our goal is to gain a better understanding of CEIX by taking a closer look at its different ratios. It provided that stocks Price–to–Cash (P/C) ratio for the trailing twelve months (TTM) is standing at 8.49 whereas its Price-to-Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) for the term is 5.88. For the most recent quarter (mrq), Quick Ratio is recorded 0.90 and its Current Ratio is at 1.10. In the meantime, Its Debt-to-Equity ratio is 0.52 whereas as Long-Term Debt/Eq ratio is at 0.48.

Upgrades & Downgrades

In addition, analysts’ ratings and any changes thereto give investors an idea of the stock’s future direction. In the most recent recommendation for this company, The Benchmark Company on July 14, 2020, Reiterated its Buy rating but revised its target price to $7 from $11 previously.

On February 19, 2020, The Benchmark Company started tracking the stock assigning a Buy rating and target price of $11.

Insider Transactions:

The insider trade also gives investors a glimpse into the future direction of stock prices, which can be beneficial to investors. A recent insider transaction in this stock occurred on Sep 06 when Wiegand Martha A sold 8,500 shares for $75.00 per share. The transaction valued at 637,500 led to the insider holds 52,866 shares of the business.

Wiegand Martha A sold 8,500 shares of CEIX for $602,290 on Sep 01. The General Counsel & Secretary now owns 61,366 shares after completing the transaction at $70.86 per share. On Aug 18, another insider, Rothka John, who serves as the Chief Accounting Officer of the company, sold 2,000 shares for $70.36 each. As a result, the insider received 140,720 and left with 16,194 shares of the company.

Valuation Measures:

As of this moment, CONSOL’s Price-to-Earnings (P/E) ratio for their current fiscal year is 6.11, and their Forward P/E ratio for the next fiscal year is 2.74. For the stock, the TTM Price-to-Sale (P/S) ratio is 1.11 while its Price-to-Book (P/B) ratio in mrq is 2.49.

Stock Price History:

Over the past 52 weeks, CEIX has reached a high of $79.17, while it has fallen to a 52-week low of $18.83. The 50-Day Moving Average of the stock is 64.86, while the 200-Day Moving Average is calculated to be 53.28.

Shares Statistics:

The stock has traded on average 648.16K shares per day over the past 3-months and 732.57k shares per day over the last 10 days, according to various share statistics. A total of 34.87M shares are outstanding, with a floating share count of 34.22M. Insiders hold about 2.00% of the company’s shares, while institutions hold 90.30% stake in the company. Shares short for CEIX as of Oct 13, 2022 were 2.17M with a Short Ratio of 1.84M, compared to 2.08M on Sep 14, 2022. Therefore, it implies a Short% of Shares Outstanding of 6.22% and a Short% of Float of 7.46%.

Earnings Estimates

Its stock is currently analyzed by 2 different market analysts. On average, analysts expect EPS of $2.95 for the current quarter, with a high estimate of $2.98 and a low estimate of $2.93, while EPS last year was -$3.3. The consensus estimate for the next quarter is $3.34, with high estimates of $3.38 and low estimates of $3.31.

Analysts are recommending an EPS of between $9.8 and $9.7 for the fiscal current year, implying an average EPS of $9.74. EPS for the following year is $22.03, with 3 analysts recommending between $25.82 and $15.

Revenue Estimates

2 analysts predict $474.85M in revenue for the current quarter. It ranges from a high estimate of $486.1M to a low estimate of $463.6M. As of the current estimate, CONSOL Energy Inc.’s year-ago sales were $149.01M, an estimated increase of 218.70% from the year-ago figure. For the next quarter, 2 analysts are estimating revenue of $512.45M, an increase of 6.60% less than the figure of $218.70% in the same quarter last year. There is a high estimate of $513.9M for the next quarter, whereas the lowest estimate is $511M.

A total of 3 analysts have provided revenue estimates for CEIX’s current fiscal year. The highest revenue estimate was $1.92B, while the lowest revenue estimate was $1.88B, resulting in an average revenue estimate of $1.9B. In the same quarter a year ago, actual revenue was $1.26B, up 50.90% from the average estimate. Based on 3 analysts’ estimates, the company’s revenue will be $2.43B in the next fiscal year. The high estimate is $2.58B and the low estimate is $2.27B. The average revenue growth estimate for next year is up 28.00% from the average revenue estimate for this year.