This segment is from Tuesday's edition of "Digging for Value," in which sector analysts Joel South and Taylor Muckerman discuss energy and materials news with host Alison Southwick. The twice-weekly show can be viewed on Tuesdays and Thursdays. It can also be found on Twitter, along with our extended coverage of the energy & materials sectors @TMFEnergy.

Set to release earnings tomorrow, CONSOL Energy (NYSE:CNX) looks to show investors how it has operated under its first quarter since announcing the sale of five of its Central Appalachian coal mines. The company still targets coal, but more for export purposes. Management will be looking, instead, at natural gas for meaningful future growth. Click on the short clip below to view our analysts discussing their views on this transforming company.

CONSOL Energy is investing in its future, so why aren't you?

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