PDC Energy (PDCE +3.9%) pops higher at the open after SunTrust recommends buying shares ahead of...

|About: PDC Energy, Inc. (PDCE)|By:, SA News Editor

PDC Energy (PDCE +3.9%) pops higher at the open after SunTrust recommends buying shares ahead of Utica test results, expecting positive production rates as well as a boost from Noble Energy's (NBL) analyst day on Dec. 6. The firm rates PDC Energy a Buy with a $43 price target, up from $37.