NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Penn Virginia GP Holdings (NYSE: PVG) is tomorrow, February 11, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 39 cents per share. At a price of $26.62 as of 9:31 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 5.8%. The average volume for Penn Virginia GP has been 189,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Penn Virginia GP has a market cap of $1.1 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 2% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Penn Virginia GP Holdings, L.P., through its subsidiaries, engages in the management of coal and natural resource properties, and gathering and processing of natural gas in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 33.3, above the average energy industry P/E ratio of 26.2 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 23.5.

TheStreet Ratings rates Penn Virginia GP as buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, notable return on equity and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. You can view the full Penn Virginia GP Ratings Report.

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