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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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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.11
PVA's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
66% of the 1015 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.43 vs. PVA: 0.11 )
PVA' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0   Max: 0.65
Current: 0.11

0
0.65
Equity to Asset 0.40
PVA's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
68% of the 1002 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.54 vs. PVA: 0.40 )
PVA' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.21   Max: 0.76
Current: 0.4

0.21
0.76
F-Score: 8
Z-Score: 0.53
M-Score: -2.82
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 (%) -96.74
PVA's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 1019 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 9.59 vs. PVA: -96.74 )
PVA' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -87.3   Max: 50.29
Current: -96.74

-87.3
50.29
Net-margin (%) -64.32
PVA's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 1019 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.47 vs. PVA: -64.32 )
PVA' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -48.74   Max: 48.35
Current: -64.32

-48.74
48.35
ROE (%) -46.67
PVA's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
61% of the 1086 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -0.85 vs. PVA: -46.67 )
PVA' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -16.99   Max: 24.13
Current: -46.67

-16.99
24.13
ROA (%) -16.28
PVA's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
65% of the 1130 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -0.94 vs. PVA: -16.28 )
PVA' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -6.84   Max: 14.47
Current: -16.28

-6.84
14.47
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -27.76
PVA's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 1115 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.85 vs. PVA: -27.76 )
PVA' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -10.11   Max: 22.93
Current: -27.76

-10.11
22.93
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 7.40
PVA's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 754 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 9.20 vs. PVA: 7.40 )
PVA' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -38.7   Max: 79.9
Current: 7.4

-38.7
79.9
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -1.90
PVA's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 685 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. PVA: -1.90 )
PVA' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -37.6   Max: 51.3
Current: -1.9

-37.6
51.3
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 18.70
PVA's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 592 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 4.40 vs. PVA: 18.70 )
PVA' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -13.8   Max: 71.3
Current: 18.7

-13.8
71.3
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Financials


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Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q1 2014

PVA Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Pioneer Investments 719,276 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 88,461 sh (New)
Jim Simons 1,272,600 sh (+72.02%)
George Soros 6,003,509 sh (+2.98%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 22,470 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Chuck Royce 979,960 sh (-28.96%)
Steven Cohen 19,373 sh (-97.08%)
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Q2 2014

PVA Guru Trades in Q2 2014

John Paulson 550,000 sh (New)
George Soros 250,000 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 642,300 sh (unchged)
George Soros 6,003,509 sh (unchged)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 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)
John Paulson Sold Out
Louis Moore Bacon 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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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with PVA

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
John Paulson 2014-09-30 Sold Out 0.04%$11.69 - $16.71 $ 7.28-48%0
John Paulson 2014-06-30 New Buy0.04%$14.11 - $17.91 $ 7.28-54%550000
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2014-06-30 Sold Out $14.11 - $17.91 $ 7.28-54%0
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2013-12-31 Add 77.77%$6.69 - $11 $ 7.28-20%22470
George Soros 2013-09-30 Add 232.68%0.31%$4.55 - $6.54 $ 7.2840%6248515
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2013-09-30 New Buy$4.55 - $6.54 $ 7.2840%12640
George Soros 2013-06-30 New Buy0.1%$3.67 - $5.08 $ 7.2865%1878242
Arnold Schneider 2012-09-30 Sold Out 0.32%$6.01 - $7.54 $ 7.287%0
Arnold Schneider 2012-06-30 Reduce -59.02%0.24%$4.11 - $7.18 $ 7.2838%452398
John Keeley 2012-06-30 Sold Out 0.03%$4.11 - $7.18 $ 7.2838%0
John Keeley 2012-03-31 New Buy0.03%$4.32 - $6.11 $ 7.2857%270000
Arnold Van Den Berg 2011-12-31 Sold Out 0.03%$4.25 - $6.67 $ 7.2833%0
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Preferred stocks of Penn Virginia Corp

SymbolPriceYieldDescription
PVAYL131.834.60Deposit Shs Repr 1/100th Conv Pfd Shs Series -A-
PVGPP72.744.80ADR

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Ratios

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industry
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history
Forward P/E 666.67
PVA's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
75% of the 1259 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. PVA: 666.67 )
N/A
P/B 0.80
PVA's P/B is ranked higher than
77% of the 1259 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. PVA: 0.80 )
PVA' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.23   Max: 4.32
Current: 0.8

0.23
4.32
P/S 0.76
PVA's P/S is ranked higher than
86% of the 1259 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 2.57 vs. PVA: 0.76 )
PVA' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.32   Max: 5.24
Current: 0.76

0.32
5.24
POCF 2.72
PVA's POCF is ranked higher than
90% of the 1259 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 7.51 vs. PVA: 2.72 )
PVA' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 0.82   Max: 8.29
Current: 2.72

0.82
8.29
EV-to-EBIT 18.45
PVA's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
83% of the 1259 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 127.93 vs. PVA: 18.45 )
PVA' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -156.8   Max: 52
Current: 18.45

-156.8
52
Current Ratio 1.22
PVA's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
78% of the 1116 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. PVA: 1.22 )
PVA' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.54   Max: 2.53
Current: 1.22

0.54
2.53
Quick Ratio 1.21
PVA's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
78% of the 1116 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. PVA: 1.21 )
PVA' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.54   Max: 2.53
Current: 1.21

0.54
2.53
Days Inventory 12.51
PVA's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
95% of the 1259 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. PVA: 12.51 )
PVA' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 0.41   Max: 47.64
Current: 12.51

0.41
47.64
Days Sales Outstanding 108.69
PVA's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
71% of the 1259 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 59.52 vs. PVA: 108.69 )
PVA' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 44.62   Max: 164.46
Current: 108.69

44.62
164.46

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 19.00
PVA's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
84% of the 365 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 4.74 vs. PVA: 19.00 )
PVA' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 5.32
Current: 19

0.3
5.32
Dividend growth (3y) -100.00
PVA's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
65% of the 196 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 6.50 vs. PVA: -100.00 )
PVA' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: -100   Max: 0
Current: -100

-100
0
Yield on cost (5-Year) 19.00
PVA's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
81% of the 375 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. PVA: 19.00 )
PVA' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 5.32
Current: 19

0.3
5.32
Share Buyback Rate -11.00
PVA's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
76% of the 861 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -6.70 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 0.70
PVA's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
82% of the 1259 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. PVA: 0.70 )
PVA' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.25   Max: 5.13
Current: 0.7

0.25
5.13
Price/Median PS Value 0.50
PVA's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
82% of the 1259 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.80 vs. PVA: 0.50 )
PVA' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.22   Max: 3.73
Current: 0.5

0.22
3.73
Price/Graham Number 1.30
PVA's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
85% of the 1259 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. PVA: 1.30 )
PVA' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.26   Max: 2.73
Current: 1.3

0.26
2.73
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 5.70
PVA's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
77% of the 1115 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 4.20 vs. PVA: 5.70 )
PVA' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 1.9   Max: 13.6
Current: 5.7

1.9
13.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -80.98
PVA's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
64% of the 463 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 2.69 vs. PVA: -80.98 )
PVA' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -97.9   Max: 63.1
Current: -80.98

-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, PVA.Germany, PVGPP.USA,
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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