SEC Form 4
Washington, D.C. 20549


Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
OMB Number: 3235-0287
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Check this box if no longer subject to Section 16. Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b).
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Thorndike William N Jr

(Last) (First) (Middle)


(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
CNX Resources Corp [ CNX ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
X Director 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common shares, $0.01 par value per share 02/12/2018 P 35,000 A $12.8007(1) 35,000(2) I By Trust
Common shares, $0.01 par value per share 131,156(3)(4) D
Common shares, $0.01 par value per share 50,000(5) I Pecuniary interest in third party account
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Explanation of Responses:
1. Represents the weighted average of 294 open-market purchase transactions ranging from $12.71 to $12.93 per share. The reporting person agrees to provide full infomration regarding the number of shares purchased at each separate price paid if requested by the SEC staff, the Company or a security holder of the Company.
2. The shares being reported were purchased by The W. Nicholas and Joan I. Thorndike 1998 Trust for William N. Thorndike, Jr. U/I dtd 12/22/98, in which the reporting person shares voting and investment power.
3. Of the 131,156 shares owned directly, 13,677 are deferred stock units, 8,032 are deferred shares and 29,447 are restricted stock units (including dividend equivalent rights).
4. On November 28, 2017, the Issuer completed the separation of its business into two independent, publicly-traded companies (the "Separation"): the Issuer and CONSOL Energy Inc. In connection with the Separation, and pursuant to the terms of an Employee Matters Agreement dated November 28, 2017 (the "Employee Matters Agreement"), all equity awards held by the reporting person with respect to the Issuer's common stock were adjusted in a manner intended to preserve the aggregate intrinsic value of the original award. The amount of securities reported on this Form 4 reflect the aforementioned adjustment.
5. The reporting person may be deemed to have a pecuniary interest with respect to the 50,000 shares held in the third party account. The reporting person disclaims beneficial ownership of these shares, and this report should not be deemed an admission that the reporting person is the beneficial owner of these shares for purpose of Section 16 or for any other purpose.
/s/ William N. Thorndike, Jr. by Gregory V. Guinto, his attorney-in-fact 02/13/2018
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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* If the form is filed by more than one reporting person, see Instruction 4 (b)(v).
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