CNX Resources (NYSE:CNX) versus Glori Energy (OTCMKTS:GLRI) Financial Survey

CNX Resources (NYSE:CNXGet Free Report) and Glori Energy (OTCMKTS:GLRIGet Free Report) are both oils/energy companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, dividends, earnings, valuation, institutional ownership, profitability and analyst recommendations.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

95.2% of CNX Resources shares are owned by institutional investors. 3.1% of CNX Resources shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 46.2% of Glori Energy shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Risk & Volatility

CNX Resources has a beta of 1.33, suggesting that its stock price is 33% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Glori Energy has a beta of 30.08, suggesting that its stock price is 2,908% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for CNX Resources and Glori Energy, as reported by

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
CNX Resources 1 5 1 0 2.00
Glori Energy 0 0 0 0 N/A

CNX Resources presently has a consensus price target of $24.43, indicating a potential upside of 1.79%. Given CNX Resources’ higher probable upside, equities analysts plainly believe CNX Resources is more favorable than Glori Energy.


This table compares CNX Resources and Glori Energy’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
CNX Resources 50.34% 9.00% 4.20%
Glori Energy N/A N/A N/A

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares CNX Resources and Glori Energy’s revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
CNX Resources $3.47 billion 1.06 $1.72 billion $9.09 2.64
Glori Energy N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A

CNX Resources has higher revenue and earnings than Glori Energy.


CNX Resources beats Glori Energy on 7 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

About CNX Resources

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CNX Resources Corporation, an independent natural gas and midstream company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of natural gas properties in the Appalachian Basin. The company operates in two segments, Shale and Coalbed Methane (CBM). It produces and sells pipeline quality natural gas primarily for gas wholesalers. The company owns rights to extract natural gas from shale properties in Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Ohio, as well as rights to extract natural gas from other shale and shallow oil and gas formations in Illinois, Indiana, New York, and Virginia. It also owns rights to extract CBM in Virginia, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Illinois, Indiana, and New Mexico. In addition, the company designs, builds, and operates natural gas gathering systems to move gas from the wellhead to interstate pipelines or other local sales points; owns and operates approximately 2,600 miles of natural gas gathering pipelines, as well as various natural gas processing facilities. It also offers turn-key solutions for water sourcing, delivery, and disposal for its natural gas operations and for third parties. The company was formerly known as CONSOL Energy Inc. and changed its name to CNX Resources Corporation in November 2017. CNX Resources Corporation was founded in 1860 and is headquartered in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania.

About Glori Energy

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Glori Energy Inc., an energy technology and oil production company, provides services to third party exploration and production companies in North America and Brazil. It operates through Oil and Gas, and AERO Services segments. The Oil and Gas segment produces and develops oil and natural gas interests. The AERO Services segment offers biotechnology solutions of enhanced oil recovery through a two-step process, including analysis phase, reservoir screening process that obtains field samples and evaluates potential of AERO system; and field deployment phase that deploys skid mounted injection equipment. Glori Energy Inc. was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

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