The Market Facilitation Index is designed for evaluation the willingness of the market to move the price. The indicators absolute values alone cannot provide any trading signals unlike its dynamics in relation to the dynamics of the volume.
Calculation: Bill Williams Market Facilitation Index:
1) Green bar - both MFI and volume are up. Increasing trading activity means market movement acceleration;
2) Blue bar - MFI indicator is up volume is down. The movement is continuing although the volume has dropped. The trend will soon be reversing;
3) Pink bar - MFI indicator is down volume is up. The slowing down movement while volume is raising may indicate a possible break through often a U-turn;
4) Brown bar - both MFI and volume are down. The market is no longer interested in the current direction and is looking for signs of a future development;
PROFILE: Penn Virginia Corporation (PVAC)
Stock Exchange: NASDAQAbout Penn Virginia Corporation (NASDAQ:PVAC):
Company: Penn Virginia Corporation
Ticker Codes: | PVAC | NASDAQ:PVAC |
Penn Virginia Corporation, an independent oil and gas company, engages in the onshore exploration, development, and production of crude oil, natural gas liquids, and natural gas in the United States. It primarily operates wells in the Eagle Ford Shale field in South Texas. The company also has operations in the Granite Wash in Oklahoma. As of December 31, 2017, it had total proved reserves of approximately 73 million barrels of oil equivalent; and 500 gross productive wells, as well as owned approximately 124,000 gross acres of leasehold and royalty interests. Penn Virginia Corporation was founded in 1882 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.