Penn Virginia Closes Sale of Oklahoma Properties

HOUSTON, July 31, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Penn Virginia Corporation (“Penn Virginia” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ:PVAC) today announced that Penn Virginia has closed the sale of its entire position in Oklahoma to a third party for a base price of $6 million, subject to customary adjustments.

The table below sets forth the Company’s operational data for the disposed Oklahoma properties and for Penn Virginia pro forma for the sale:

  Oklahoma Properties Penn Virginia Pro Forma
Production (BOEPD) (1) 755 15,395
Net Acreage (2) 7,150 83,800
2017 Reserves (MMBOE) (3) 2.4 82.6
Gross Producing Wells (3) 97 403
  1. Production for the quarter ended March 31, 2018.
  2. As of March 31, 2018.
  3. As of December 31, 2017, pro forma for Hunt acquisition.

The sale of the Oklahoma properties completes Penn Virginia’s transition into a pure-play Eagle Ford company. The effective date of the Oklahoma sale is March 1, 2018.

About Penn Virginia Corporation

Penn Virginia Corporation is a pure-play independent oil and gas company engaged in the development and production of oil, NGLs and natural gas, with a focus in the Eagle Ford shale in south Texas. For more information, please visit our website at

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Clay Jeansonne
Investor Relations
Ph: (713) 722-6540

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