RADNOR, Pa., Sept. 19, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Board of Directors of Penn Virginia Corporation (NYSE:PVA) has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $150.00 per share on its 6.00 percent Series A convertible preferred stock. As a result, on October 15, 2013, a dividend of $1.50 per depositary share, each representing a 1/100 th interest in a share of the Series A convertible preferred stock, will be paid to holders of record at the close of business on October 1, 2013. Penn Virginia Corporation (NYSE:PVA) is an independent oil and gas company engaged primarily in the exploration, development and production of oil, NGLs and natural gas in various domestic onshore regions of the United States, with a primary focus in Texas, and to a lesser extent, the Mid-Continent, Mississippi and the Marcellus Shale in Appalachia. For more information, please visit our website at www.pennvirginia.com .
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