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2 Stocks to Track: CNX Resources Corporation (NYSE:CNX) & BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE:BHP)

CNX Resources Corporation (NYSE:CNX)

CONSOL Energy Inc. is a Canonsburg-based producer and exporter of high-Btu bituminous thermal and crossover metallurgical coal. It owns and operates some of the most productive longwall mining operations in the Northern Appalachian Basin. The company also owns and operates the CONSOL Marine Terminal, which is located in the port of Baltimore.

CNX Resources Corporation (NYSE:CNX)’s Financial Overview

CNX Resources Corporation (NYSE) surged 1.01% yesterday to close its trading session at $9.96. The company has 1 year Price Target of $17.48. CNX Resources Corporation has 52-Week high of $18.37 and 52-Week Low of $9.58. The stock touched its 52-Week High on 18.37 and 52-Week Low on 9.58. The stock traded with the volume of 3.23 Million shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $2.01 Billion.

CNX Resources Corporation (NYSE) reported its last quarterly earnings on 12/30/2018 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $0.67/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $0.28/share. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $0.39 a share with a surprise factor of 139.3%.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of -17.79 Percent, SMA50 of -19.29 Percent and SMA200 of -32.65 percent. CNX Resources Corporation has P/S value of 1.16 while its P/B value stands at 0.49. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of 11.9 percent, Return on Equity of 22.2 percent and Return on Investment of -0.9 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 71.4 percent and 43.4 percent respectively.

The Stock currently has Analyst’ mean Recommendation of 2.4 where the scale is from 1 to 5, 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Sell.

The 9 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for CNX Resources Corp have a median target of 16.00, with a high estimate of 25.00 and a low estimate of 11.00. The median estimate represents a +60.64% increase from the last price of 9.96.

Our vendor, Zacks Investment Research, hasn’t provided us with the upcoming earnings report date.

BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE:BHP)

BHP Billiton is a leader in the global natural resources industry. The Group has high-value and industry-leading positions in aluminium, metallurgical coal, thermal coal, copper, ferro-alloys, iron ore and titanium minerals and also has substantial interests in oil, gas, nickel, diamonds and silver.

BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE:BHP)’s Financial Outlook

The 15 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for BHP Group Ltd have a median target of 49.97, with a high estimate of 57.87 and a low estimate of 35.12. The median estimate represents a -2.51% decrease from the last price of 51.25.

Our vendor, Zacks Investment Research, hasn’t provided us with the upcoming earnings report date.

According to Zacks Investment Research, BHP Billiton Limited has a Consensus Recommendation of 2.11. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell).

The Stock surged 0.69% and closed its last trading session at $51.25. The company has the market capitalization of $122.89 Billion. The stock has 52-week high of $52.62 and 52-Week low of $43.1. The firm touched its 52-Week high on 51.29 and 52-Week low on 41.33. The company has volume of 2.4 Million shares. The company has a total of 2.4 Billion shares outstanding.

The company has YTD performance of 10.68 percent. Beta for BHP Billiton Limited stands at 0.85 while its ATR (average true range) is 0.8. The company has Weekly Volatility of 1.11%% and Monthly Volatility of 1.32%%.

BHP Billiton Limited has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of 4.45%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 9.7 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 10.08%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of 3.2 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of 6.5 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 13.7% with Gross margin of 0 percent and Operating & Profit margin of 36.7% and 8.5% respectively.