Gulfport Energy's (GPOR +16.9%) Q2 results missed Wall Street estimates, but investors are...

|About: Gulfport Energy Corporation (GPOR)|By:, SA News Editor

Gulfport Energy's (GPOR +16.9%) Q2 results missed Wall Street estimates, but investors are excited by the company's first Utica Shale well, which Global Hunter calls a "veritable monster" that could lead to "enormous dividends" if its performance is readily repeatable. Stifel Nicolaus ups its price target on the shares to $26 from $25.