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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 : 5/10

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industry
vs
history
Equity to Asset 0.28
PVA's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
82% of the 469 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.54 vs. PVA: 0.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
PVA' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.21  Med: 0.40 Max: 0.76
Current: 0.28
0.21
0.76
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: -0.89
M-Score: -5.07
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 : 5/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) -142.98
PVA's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
79% of the 482 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -7.49 vs. PVA: -142.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
PVA' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -96.74  Med: 22.60 Max: 50.29
Current: -142.98
-96.74
50.29
Net-margin (%) -93.20
PVA's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
74% of the 483 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -12.32 vs. PVA: -93.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
PVA' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -64.32  Med: 10.49 Max: 48.35
Current: -93.2
-64.32
48.35
ROE (%) -60.74
PVA's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
85% of the 527 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -8.18 vs. PVA: -60.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
PVA' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -58.85  Med: 8.51 Max: 24.13
Current: -60.74
-58.85
24.13
ROA (%) -19.80
PVA's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
75% of the 555 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -5.04 vs. PVA: -19.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
PVA' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -17.31  Med: 4.49 Max: 14.47
Current: -19.8
-17.31
14.47
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -25.13
PVA's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
69% of the 541 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -6.88 vs. PVA: -25.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
PVA' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -21.8  Med: 10.84 Max: 33.8
Current: -25.13
-21.8
33.8
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 11.40
PVA's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
61% of the 344 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 6.50 vs. PVA: 11.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
PVA' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -38.7  Med: 17.30 Max: 79.9
Current: 11.4
-38.7
79.9
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 253.60
PVA's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 304 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -0.70 vs. PVA: 253.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
PVA' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -37.6  Med: 22.25 Max: 253.6
Current: 253.6
-37.6
253.6
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 29.20
PVA's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 267 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. PVA: 29.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
PVA' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -13.8  Med: 15.95 Max: 71.3
Current: 29.2
-13.8
71.3
» PVA's 10-Y Financials

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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q2 2014

PVA Guru Trades in Q2 2014

John Paulson 550,000 sh (New)
George Soros 6,253,509 sh (+4.16%)
George Soros 250,000 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 642,300 sh (unchged)
George Soros 6,003,509 sh (unchged)
First Eagle Investment Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Louis Moore Bacon 71,581 sh (-19.08%)
Chuck Royce 763,760 sh (-22.06%)
Pioneer Investments 446,607 sh (-37.91%)
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Q3 2014

PVA Guru Trades in Q3 2014

George Soros 6,003,509 sh (unchged)
Pioneer Investments 335,204 sh (unchged)
George Soros 6,003,509 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
John Paulson Sold Out
Chuck Royce 633,760 sh (-17.02%)
Steven Cohen 468,329 sh (-27.09%)
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Q4 2014

PVA Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Steven Cohen 1,494,000 sh (+219.01%)
Chuck Royce 633,760 sh (unchged)
George Soros 6,003,509 sh (unchged)
Pioneer Investments Sold Out
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Q1 2015

PVA Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Jim Chanos 294,740 sh (New)
Kyle Bass 114,143 sh (New)
Kyle Bass 114,143 sh (New)
George Soros 6,003,509 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce 633,760 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 1,200,000 sh (-19.68%)
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SymbolPriceYieldDescription
PVAYL42.2514.20Deposit Shs Repr 1/100th Conv Pfd Shs Series -A-
PVGPP74.245.11ADR

Ratios

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industry
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history
P/B 0.23
PVA's P/B is ranked higher than
92% of the 512 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.79 vs. PVA: 0.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
PVA' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.23  Med: 0.99 Max: 4.32
Current: 0.23
0.23
4.32
P/S 0.29
PVA's P/S is ranked higher than
91% of the 443 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.63 vs. PVA: 0.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
PVA' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.29  Med: 1.51 Max: 3.94
Current: 0.29
0.29
3.94
POCF 0.60
PVA's POCF is ranked higher than
91% of the 327 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 3.43 vs. PVA: 0.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
PVA' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 0.6  Med: 4.03 Max: 8.29
Current: 0.6
0.6
8.29
Current Ratio 1.15
PVA's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
54% of the 537 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.25 vs. PVA: 1.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
PVA' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.54  Med: 1.17 Max: 2.53
Current: 1.15
0.54
2.53
Quick Ratio 1.13
PVA's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
53% of the 537 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.21 vs. PVA: 1.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
PVA' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.54  Med: 1.15 Max: 2.53
Current: 1.13
0.54
2.53
Days Inventory 17.36
PVA's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
62% of the 220 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 24.94 vs. PVA: 17.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
PVA' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 0.41  Med: 13.27 Max: 49.48
Current: 17.36
0.41
49.48
Days Sales Outstanding 39.79
PVA's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
50% of the 437 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 39.73 vs. PVA: 39.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
PVA' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 44.62  Med: 67.87 Max: 164.46
Current: 39.79
44.62
164.46

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 69.15
PVA's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
99% of the 377 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 5.05 vs. PVA: 69.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
PVA' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.3  Med: 1.02 Max: 0.29
Current: 69.15
Dividend growth (3y) -100.00
PVA's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked lower than
87% of the 84 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 4.00 vs. PVA: -100.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend growth (3y) only.
PVA' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: -100  Med: 0.00 Max: 0
Current: -100
-100
0
Yield on cost (5-Year) 69.15
PVA's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
97% of the 383 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 5.74 vs. PVA: 69.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
PVA' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.3  Med: 1.02 Max: 5.32
Current: 69.15
0.3
5.32
Share Buyback Rate -14.60
PVA's Share Buyback Rate is ranked lower than
62% of the 402 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -7.40 vs. PVA: -14.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Share Buyback Rate only.
PVA' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 0.7  Med: -1.90 Max: -14.6
Current: -14.6

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 0.23
PVA's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
92% of the 478 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.83 vs. PVA: 0.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
PVA' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.25  Med: 1.27 Max: 5.13
Current: 0.23
0.25
5.13
Price/Median PS Value 0.20
PVA's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
78% of the 411 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.48 vs. PVA: 0.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
PVA' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.26  Med: 1.59 Max: 4.44
Current: 0.2
0.26
4.44
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -40.29
PVA's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
83% of the 538 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -3.70 vs. PVA: -40.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
PVA' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -40.29  Med: 7.30 Max: 13.6
Current: -40.29
-40.29
13.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) -170.46
PVA's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
94% of the 189 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -6.36 vs. PVA: -170.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
PVA' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range
Min: -97.9  Med: 9.30 Max: 63.1
Current: -170.46
-97.9
63.1

Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - E&P » Oil & Gas E&P
Compare:OJSCY, APC, APA, HRTPY, SGTZY » details
Traded in other countries:PVAYL.USA, PVGPP.USA, PVA.Germany,
Penn Virginia Corp was incorporated in the Commonwealth of Virginia in 1882. The Company is an independent oil and gas company engaged in the exploration, development and production of crude oil, natural gas liquids and natural gas in various onshore regions of the United States. Its operations consist of drilling unconventional horizontal development wells primarily concentrated in the Eagle Ford Shale in South Texas. It also has operations in the Granite Wash in the Mid-Continent, primarily Oklahoma, the Haynesville Shale and Cotton Valley in East Texas and the Selma Chalk in Mississippi. The Company retains undeveloped acreage in the Marcellus Shale in Pennsylvania, but its Appalachian operations are limited to three operated wells. As of December 31, 2013, its proved reserves were approximately 136 mmboe, of which 40% were proved developed reserves and 61% were oil and natural gas liquids. The Company's proved reserves and primary development plays are located in South Texas, East Texas, the Mid-Continent and Mississippi, which comprised 56%, 26 %, 8% and 10% of its total proved reserves, respectively, as of December 31, 2013. The Eagle Ford Shale play in South Texas, which contains primarily oil reserves, represents approximately 55% of its total equivalent proved reserve quantities as of December 31, 2013. Its Carthage field in East Texas, consisting primarily of its Cotton Valley and Haynesville Shale properties, represents approximately 26% of its total equivalent proved reserve quantities as of December 31, 2013. The Company's operations are subject to extensive federal, state and local laws that govern oil and gas operations, regulate the discharge of materials into the environment or otherwise relate to the protection of the environment.
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