Denbury Inc. operates exploration and production fields and pipelines. Common shares are listed on the NYSE (DEN) exchange.
Virginia Iron & Coal was founded in 1882 in Philadelphia. Kay Lake Mines was incorporated in 1951. Virginia Iron & Coal changed its name to Penn Virginia in 1967. Kay Lake Mines was renamed Denbury Resources in 1985. Denbury completed an initial public offering in 1997. Denbury acquried Matrix Oil & Gas in 2001 and Encore in 2010. Penn Virginia filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in 2016. Denbury acquired Penn Virginia in 2019 and completed a Chapter 11 financial restructuring in 2020.