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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 6/10

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Cash to Debt 0.02
PVA's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
57% of the 857 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.73 vs. PVA: 0.02 )
PVA' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.01   Max: 0.42
Current: 0.02

0.01
0.42
Equity to Asset 0.32
PVA's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
62% of the 873 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.55 vs. PVA: 0.32 )
PVA' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.23   Max: 0.72
Current: 0.32

0.23
0.72
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 0.07
M-Score: -1.81
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 7/10

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Operating margin (%) -21.26
PVA's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 884 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 5.97 vs. PVA: -21.26 )
PVA' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -87.3   Max: 50.29
Current: -21.26

-87.3
50.29
Net-margin (%) -33.14
PVA's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 884 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 2.79 vs. PVA: -33.14 )
PVA' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -48.74   Max: 48.35
Current: -33.14

-48.74
48.35
ROE (%) -18.14
PVA's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
65% of the 954 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -0.51 vs. PVA: -18.14 )
PVA' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -18.14   Max: 22.94
Current: -18.14

-18.14
22.94
ROA (%) -5.71
PVA's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 992 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -0.72 vs. PVA: -5.71 )
PVA' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -6.84   Max: 14.61
Current: -5.71

-6.84
14.61
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -4.10
PVA's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 978 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -0.65 vs. PVA: -4.10 )
PVA' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -13.28   Max: 19.91
Current: -4.1

-13.28
19.91
Revenue Growth (%) 7.40
PVA's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 661 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 11.20 vs. PVA: 7.40 )
PVA' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -38.7   Max: 79.9
Current: 7.4

-38.7
79.9
EBITDA Growth (%) -1.90
PVA's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 606 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 4.90 vs. PVA: -1.90 )
PVA' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -37.6   Max: 51.3
Current: -1.9

-37.6
51.3
EPS Growth (%) 18.70
PVA's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 516 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 3.20 vs. PVA: 18.70 )
PVA' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -13.8   Max: 71.3
Current: 18.7

-13.8
71.3
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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q1 2013

PVA Guru Trades in Q1 2013

Paul Tudor Jones 85,900 sh (+48.62%)
Chuck Royce 1,697,960 sh (+33.18%)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
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Q2 2013

PVA Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Jeremy Grantham 12,800 sh (New)
George Soros 1,878,242 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 1,919,960 sh (+13.07%)
Paul Tudor Jones 51,800 sh (-39.7%)
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Q3 2013

PVA Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Jean-Marie Eveillard 12,640 sh (New)
George Soros 6,248,515 sh (+232.68%)
Chuck Royce 2,044,960 sh (+6.51%)
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
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Q4 2013

PVA Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Steven Cohen 662,800 sh (New)
Jim Simons 739,800 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 46,055 sh (New)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 22,470 sh (+77.77%)
George Soros 5,829,845 sh (-6.7%)
Chuck Royce 1,379,460 sh (-32.54%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with PVA

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2013-12-31 Add 77.77%$6.69 - $11 $ 16.9586%22470
George Soros 2013-09-30 Add 232.68%0.31%$4.55 - $6.54 $ 16.95227%6248515
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2013-09-30 New Buy$4.55 - $6.54 $ 16.95227%12640
George Soros 2013-06-30 New Buy0.1%$3.67 - $5.08 $ 16.95284%1878242
John Keeley 2012-06-30 Sold Out 0.03%$4.11 - $7.18 $ 16.95221%0
John Keeley 2012-03-31 New Buy0.03%$4.32 - $6.11 $ 16.95264%270000
Arnold Van Den Berg 2011-12-31 Sold Out 0.03%$4.25 - $6.67 $ 16.95209%0
Arnold Van Den Berg 2011-06-30 New Buy0.06%$13.19 - $16.74 $ 16.9516%49000
Joel Greenblatt 2011-03-31 Sold Out $15.05 - $18.19 $ 16.951%0
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SymbolPriceYieldDescription
PVAYL295.502.00Deposit Shs Repr 1/100th Conv Pfd Shs Series -A-

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Ratios

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P/B 1.40
PVA's P/B is ranked higher than
72% of the 941 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. PVA: 1.40 )
PVA' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.23   Max: 4.32
Current: 1.4

0.23
4.32
P/S 2.50
PVA's P/S is ranked higher than
72% of the 892 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 3.50 vs. PVA: 2.50 )
PVA' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.32   Max: 5.24
Current: 2.5

0.32
5.24
EV-to-EBIT 8.00
PVA's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
86% of the 639 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 17.12 vs. PVA: 8.00 )
PVA' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 6.4   Max: 46
Current: 8

6.4
46

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 8.40
PVA's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
87% of the 284 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 3.36 vs. PVA: 8.40 )
PVA' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 5.32
Current: 8.4

0.3
5.32
Dividend growth (3y) -100.00
PVA's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
63% of the 167 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 3.60 vs. PVA: -100.00 )
PVA' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: -100   Max: 5.1
Current: -100

-100
5.1
Yield on cost (5-Year) 8.40
PVA's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
83% of the 297 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 3.01 vs. PVA: 8.40 )
PVA' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 5.32
Current: 8.4

0.3
5.32
Share Buyback Rate -11.00
PVA's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
76% of the 792 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -7.80 vs. PVA: -11.00 )
PVA' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 0.7   Max: -11
Current: -11

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 1.40
PVA's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
73% of the 919 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. PVA: 1.40 )
PVA' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.27   Max: 4.03
Current: 1.4

0.27
4.03
Price/Median PS Value 1.30
PVA's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
52% of the 821 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. PVA: 1.30 )
PVA' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.34   Max: 3.13
Current: 1.3

0.34
3.13
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -18.75
PVA's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
74% of the 753 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -12.50 vs. PVA: -18.75 )
PVA' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 7.7   Max: 60.2
Current: -18.75

7.7
60.2

Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - E&P » Oil & Gas E&P
Compare:OJSCY, APC, APA, HRTPY, SGTZY » details
Traded in other countries:PVAYL.USA, PVA.Germany
Penn Virginia Corporation is a Virginia corporation formed in 1882. The Company is an independent oil and gas company, which is mainly engaged in the development, exploration and production of natural gas and oil in various domestic onshore regions of the United States including Texas, Appalachia, the Mid-Continent and Mississippi. Its operations include mainly the drilling of unconventional development wells and exploring for new exploitable resources. The Company has entered into contracts that provide firm transportation capacity rights for specified volumes per day on various pipeline systems for terms ranging from one to 15 years. The contracts require the Company to pay transportation demand charges regardless of the amount of pipeline capacity it use. The Company generally sells its natural gas, oil and NGL products using short-term floating price physical and spot market contracts. The Company's five customers are Connect Energy Services, LLC, a subsidiary of PVR; Enogex, LLC; Chesapeake Operating, Inc.; Plains Marketing LP; and Shell Trading (US) Company.

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