Wall Street is positive on Penn Virginia Corporation (PVAC). On average, analysts give Penn Virginia Corporation a Strong Buy rating. The average price target is $15, which means analysts expect the stock to lose by -5.72% over the next twelve months.
That average ranking earns Penn Virginia Corporation an Analyst Rating of 59, which is better than 59% of stocks based on data compiled by InvestorsObserver.
Why are Analyst Ratings Important?
Fundamental research of the underlying health of a company can be an extremely useful resource when making investment decisions. Analysts observe growth prospects and forecasted earnings of companies to gain a comprehensive view of particular industries. This data allows traders to react before numbers are officially reported.
InvestorsObserver takes the ratings from these analysts and percentile ranks those aveages. This allows you to compare stocks extensively and in more detail than the common buy/hold/sell ratings.
What's Happening With Penn Virginia Corporation Stock Today?
Penn Virginia Corporation (PVAC) stock is up 11.57% while the S&P 500 has fallen -0.7% as of 3:00 PM on Wednesday, Mar 3. PVAC is higher by $1.65 from the previous closing price of $14.26 on volume of 434,200 shares. Over the past year the S&P 500 has risen 27.96% while PVAC is higher by 9.20%. PVAC lost -$11.30 per share the over the last 12 months.