NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) --

Penn Virginia Corporation

(NYSE:

PVA

) hit a new 52-week low Monday as it is currently trading at $8.45, below its previous 52-week low of $8.54 with 265,860 shares traded as of 10:07 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 1.1 million shares over the past 30 days.

Penn Virginia has a market cap of $411.8 million and is part of the

basic materials

sector and

energy

industry. Shares are down 49% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Penn Virginia Corporation, an independent oil and gas company, engages in the exploration, development, and production of natural gas and oil in various domestic onshore regions of the United States, including Texas, Appalachia, the Mid-Continent, and Mississippi.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Penn Virginia as a

sell

. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity, weak operating cash flow and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. You can view the full

Penn Virginia Ratings Report

.

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