NASDAQ:PDCE - PDC Energy Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $58.63
  • Forecasted Upside: 3.80 %
  • Number of Analysts: 8
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 0 Hold Ratings
  • 8 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for PDCE

Analyst Price Target is $58.63
▲ +3.80% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 8 analysts offering 12 month price targets for PDC Energy in the last 3 months. The average price target is $58.63, with a high forecast of $75.00 and a low forecast of $30.00. The average price target represents a 3.80% upside from the last price of $56.48.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 8 contributing investment analysts is to buy stock in PDC Energy. This Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
1/14/2022Truist SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$72.00 ➝ $75.00Low
1/14/2022TruistBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$72.00 ➝ $75.00Medium
11/10/2021KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$60.00 ➝ $62.00Low
11/4/2021TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$64.00 ➝ $66.00High
11/3/2021KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$56.00 ➝ $60.00High
10/28/2021Johnson RiceDowngradeBuy ➝ AccumulateLow
10/19/2021KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$55.00 ➝ $56.00Low
10/14/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$58.00 ➝ $63.00Low
10/1/2021Truist SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuy$67.00 ➝ $63.00Medium
10/1/2021TruistLower Price TargetBuy$67.00 ➝ $63.00High
8/5/2021TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$59.00 ➝ $61.00High
7/21/2021KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$54.00 ➝ $55.00High
7/1/2021Truist SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$55.00 ➝ $69.00Low
7/1/2021TruistBoost Price TargetBuy$55.00 ➝ $69.00Low
6/17/2021KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$51.00 ➝ $54.00High
6/14/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$51.00 ➝ $65.00High
6/10/2021KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$49.00 ➝ $51.00Medium
6/3/2021KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$48.00 ➝ $49.00High
5/19/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$51.00 ➝ $54.00High
5/7/2021TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$46.00 ➝ $48.00High
4/9/2021KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$42.00 ➝ $48.00Medium
3/11/2021KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$39.00 ➝ $42.00High
2/25/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$30.00 ➝ $47.00High
1/21/2021CitigroupBoost Price Target$21.00 ➝ $30.00Medium
1/21/2021KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$27.00 ➝ $28.00High
1/19/2021CowenBoost Price TargetOutperform$27.00 ➝ $33.00Low
1/14/2021KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$26.00 ➝ $27.00High
1/13/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$28.00 ➝ $33.00Medium
1/7/2021KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$22.00 ➝ $26.00N/A
12/29/2020TruistBoost Price TargetBuy$17.00 ➝ $27.00N/A
12/16/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$24.00 ➝ $26.00Low
11/5/2020TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$20.00 ➝ $21.00High
10/20/2020KeyCorpLower Price TargetOverweight$22.00 ➝ $21.00Medium
10/9/2020KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuy$22.00Low
9/23/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated CoverageOverweight ➝ Focus ListHigh
9/15/2020Stifel NicolausLower Price Target$26.00 ➝ $20.00High
8/13/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$20.00Low
8/7/2020TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$16.00 ➝ $21.00Low
8/6/2020Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$23.00 ➝ $24.00High
7/30/2020SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetBuy$15.00 ➝ $18.00Low
7/17/2020KeyCorpLower Price TargetOverweight$23.00 ➝ $22.00Low
7/13/2020ScotiabankBoost Price TargetSector Outperform$18.00 ➝ $25.00High
7/13/2020Imperial CapitalBoost Price TargetOutperform$17.00 ➝ $18.00High
6/25/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$24.00 ➝ $26.00Medium
5/21/2020Stifel NicolausUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$14.00 ➝ $21.00Low
5/8/2020Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetHold$13.00 ➝ $14.00Medium
5/8/2020TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$13.00 ➝ $15.00Medium
5/8/2020Siebert Williams ShankReiterated RatingBuy$20.00High
4/16/2020Imperial CapitalLower Price TargetOutperform$50.00 ➝ $17.00Medium
4/15/2020TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$14.00 ➝ $15.00Medium
4/15/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetOverweight$22.00 ➝ $20.00High
4/15/2020Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetHold$11.00 ➝ $12.00High
4/3/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetOverweight$23.00 ➝ $22.00High
4/3/2020Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldMedium
3/31/2020Stifel NicolausUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$14.00 ➝ $11.00High
3/26/2020KeyCorpLower Price TargetOverweight$24.00 ➝ $23.00Medium
3/19/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetOverweight$35.00 ➝ $23.00High
3/19/2020Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform$15.00High
3/10/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetOverweight$43.00 ➝ $35.00High
3/9/2020Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralHigh
3/9/2020Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$54.00 ➝ $14.00High
3/3/2020MKM PartnersLower Price TargetBuy$37.00 ➝ $36.00High
2/27/2020TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuy$55.00 ➝ $45.00High
2/27/2020Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$52.00 ➝ $54.00Medium
2/14/2020CitigroupInitiated CoverageBuy$50.00 ➝ $35.00Medium
1/23/2020KeyCorpLower Price TargetOverweight$41.00 ➝ $37.00Low
1/9/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetOverweight$51.00 ➝ $45.00Low
1/7/2020Tudor PickeringUpgradeHold ➝ BuyHigh
11/26/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingBuy$35.00Low
11/7/2019CfraUpgradeHold ➝ BuyHigh
10/15/2019KeyCorpLower Price TargetOverweight$42.00 ➝ $41.00Low
9/10/2019Bank of AmericaUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$42.00 ➝ $50.00Low
8/30/2019BarclaysInitiated CoverageOverweight$42.00Low
8/27/2019Mitsubishi UFJ Financial GroupBoost Price TargetOverweight$66.00Medium
8/27/2019TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$59.00 ➝ $60.00Low
8/27/2019Wolfe ResearchUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Peer PerformMedium
8/27/2019SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetBuy$48.00 ➝ $50.00High
8/27/2019MKM PartnersBoost Price TargetBuy$47.00 ➝ $48.00High
8/27/2019Imperial CapitalReiterated RatingOutperform$50.00High
8/27/2019Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$36.00 ➝ $39.00Medium
8/12/2019MKM PartnersSet Price TargetBuy$47.00Low
8/12/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOutperform$47.00 ➝ $50.00Low
8/9/2019TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuy$65.00 ➝ $59.00Low
7/11/2019BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$50.00 ➝ $38.00High
5/20/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ Outperform$53.00Medium
5/3/2019Imperial CapitalReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$66.00 ➝ $68.00Medium
5/2/2019Bank of AmericaSet Price TargetNeutral$51.00 ➝ $54.00Medium
5/2/2019Williams CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$61.00High
4/9/2019CowenInitiated CoverageOutperform$53.00Low
3/7/2019KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$40.00 ➝ $42.00Low
3/1/2019MKM PartnersSet Price TargetBuy$55.00Low
2/28/2019Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$37.00 ➝ $40.00High
2/12/2019Imperial CapitalReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$57.00 ➝ $61.00High
2/11/2019Williams CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$55.00High
2/3/2019Ifs SecuritiesReiterated RatingMarket PerformHigh
1/30/2019Capital One FinancialUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ OverweightHigh
1/25/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Set Price TargetBuy$35.00High
1/23/2019CitigroupInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$45.00Medium
1/22/2019Williams CapitalSet Price TargetBuy$55.00Medium
1/7/2019BMO Capital MarketsUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ OutperformHigh
1/4/2019Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$44.00Medium
12/20/2018Capital One FinancialDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal WeightMedium
12/20/2018KeyCorpInitiated CoverageOverweight ➝ Overweight$40.00High
12/14/2018Tudor PickeringDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldHigh
12/12/2018Williams CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$62.00Low
12/10/2018Wolfe ResearchDowngradeMarket Perform ➝ UnderperformLow
12/7/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Set Price TargetBuy$40.00Medium
12/6/2018StephensInitiated CoverageOverweight$72.00Medium
12/5/2018MKM PartnersInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$67.00Medium
11/13/2018BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetHold$55.00Medium
11/8/2018TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuy$78.00 ➝ $77.00Medium
11/7/2018Mitsubishi UFJ Financial GroupLower Price TargetOverweight$76.00High
11/6/2018Williams CapitalSet Price TargetBuy$77.00Medium
10/3/2018OppenheimerInitiated CoverageMarket PerformHigh
8/20/2018Williams CapitalSet Price TargetBuy$77.00Medium
8/20/2018KLR GroupReiterated RatingBuy$84.00Low
8/14/2018Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetHold$71.00 ➝ $62.00Medium
8/12/2018BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetHold$62.00Low
8/10/2018Imperial CapitalLower Price TargetOutperform$90.00 ➝ $88.00Low
8/9/2018TD SecuritiesSet Price TargetBuy$79.00Low
8/9/2018Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$87.00 ➝ $86.00Low
8/9/2018Williams CapitalSet Price TargetBuy$82.00Low
8/7/2018MacquarieDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$65.00High
7/26/2018StephensReiterated RatingBuy$78.00Medium
7/23/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight ➝ $60.95$70.00 ➝ $72.00Low
7/19/2018Jefferies Financial GroupSet Price TargetBuy$86.00Low
7/13/2018Jefferies Financial GroupSet Price TargetBuy$86.00High
7/5/2018TD SecuritiesInitiated CoverageBuy$80.00Low
5/24/2018KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Buy$65.00 ➝ $70.00Low
5/14/2018Johnson RiceUpgradeAccumulate ➝ BuyLow
5/4/2018SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetBuy$62.00High
5/3/2018Williams CapitalSet Price TargetBuy$79.00High
5/3/2018Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$91.00 ➝ $89.00High
4/26/2018Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$70.00Low
4/24/2018StephensReiterated RatingBuy$73.00Low
4/23/2018Stifel NicolausSet Price TargetBuy$91.00High
4/16/2018Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$68.00 ➝ $71.00Low
4/12/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyHigh
4/4/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftInitiated CoverageBuy$62.00Low
3/28/2018Stifel NicolausSet Price TargetBuy$95.00Medium
3/21/2018Johnson RiceInitiated CoverageBuy$66.00High
3/19/2018Jefferies Financial GroupSet Price TargetBuy$71.00Low
3/8/2018Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$50.00 ➝ $55.00Low
3/1/2018Mitsubishi UFJ Financial GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ OverweightLow
3/1/2018UBS GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ OverweightHigh
2/27/2018Stifel NicolausSet Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$85.00 ➝ $83.00High
2/27/2018Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Neutral$59.00 ➝ $62.00High
2/27/2018Williams CapitalReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Buy$69.00 ➝ $76.00High
2/16/2018Tudor PickeringUpgradeHold ➝ BuyMedium
2/8/2018Imperial CapitalBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$73.00 ➝ $87.00High
1/28/2018Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$85.00Low
1/21/2018KeyCorpSet Price TargetBuy$65.00Low
1/17/2018MizuhoReiterated RatingBuy$66.00Medium
1/11/2018BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$58.00Low
12/13/2017Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$83.00 ➝ $81.00Medium
12/12/2017Williams CapitalLower Price TargetBuy$64.00 ➝ $60.00Medium
12/11/2017Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$51.00Medium
11/20/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight$63.00 ➝ $64.00N/A
11/14/2017BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetHold$55.00N/A
11/14/2017Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageMarket PerformN/A
11/7/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Buy$82.00 ➝ $81.00N/A
10/29/2017SunTrust BanksSet Price TargetBuy$55.00N/A
10/27/2017MizuhoReiterated RatingBuy$55.00N/A
10/18/2017Williams CapitalBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$58.00 ➝ $60.00N/A
10/13/2017Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$69.00 ➝ $82.00N/A
10/11/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight$59.00 ➝ $63.00N/A
10/10/2017BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetHold$53.00N/A
10/9/2017Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$60.00N/A
10/5/2017Stifel NicolausSet Price TargetBuy$69.00N/A
9/26/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuy$55.00Low
9/19/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuy$50.00Low
9/1/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$48.00N/A
8/21/2017Mitsubishi UFJ Financial GroupReiterated RatingNeutralLow
8/18/2017Imperial CapitalInitiated CoverageOutperform$66.00Medium
8/16/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$76.00High
8/9/2017MizuhoUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$53.00 ➝ $55.00Medium
8/8/2017Williams CapitalSet Price TargetBuy$67.00High
7/19/2017Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$60.00High
7/14/2017BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$45.00 ➝ $48.00Low
6/30/2017ScotiabankReiterated RatingHold$60.00Low
6/26/2017BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetHold$45.00N/A
6/1/2017Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$69.00High
5/26/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$82.00N/A
5/10/2017Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$82.00 ➝ $78.00Low
4/26/2017Iberia CapitalReiterated RatingSector Perform ➝ Sector Perform$65.00Low
4/25/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$82.00Low
4/25/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$82.00Low
4/21/2017Williams CapitalLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$94.00 ➝ $88.00Low
4/20/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingBuy$89.00 ➝ $80.00Low
4/10/2017Williams CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$94.00Low
3/30/2017Tudor PickeringInitiated CoverageHold$87.00Medium
3/27/2017ScotiabankSet Price TargetHold$75.00Low
3/23/2017UBS GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$70.00N/A
3/12/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$70.00Low
3/7/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetHold$86.00 ➝ $79.00N/A
3/1/2017Hilliard LyonsUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyN/A
2/28/2017ScotiabankSet Price TargetHold$84.00N/A
1/31/2017Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$79.00 ➝ $82.00N/A
1/26/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight$87.00 ➝ $89.00N/A
1/20/2017KLR GroupUpgradeAccumulate ➝ Buy$95.00N/A
(Data available from 1/17/2017 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

1.17 (Buy)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

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PDC Energy, Inc. engages in the exploration and production of oil and natural gas. The firm acquires, explores, and develops properties for the production of crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids. Its primary operations are located in the Wattenberg Field in Colorado and the Delaware Basin in Texas. The company was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Denver, CO.
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Today's Range

Now: $56.48
Low: $55.11
High: $56.82

50 Day Range

MA: $52.23
Low: $45.57
High: $58.31

52 Week Range

Now: $56.48
Low: $21.53
High: $59.00


681,879 shs

Average Volume

813,950 shs

Market Capitalization

$5.50 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of PDC Energy?

The following Wall Street analysts have issued stock ratings on PDC Energy in the last twelve months: Citigroup Inc., Cowen Inc, Johnson Rice, JPMorgan Chase & Co., KeyCorp, Seaport Global Securities, TD Securities, TheStreet, Truist, Truist Securities, Wells Fargo & Company, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for PDC Energy?

8 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for PDC Energy in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $58.63, suggesting a possible upside of 3.8%. Truist has the highest price target set, predicting PDCE will reach $75.00 in the next twelve months. Citigroup Inc. has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $30.00 for PDC Energy in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for PDC Energy?

PDC Energy currently has 8 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe PDCE will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of PDC Energy.
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How do I contact PDC Energy's investor relations team?

PDC Energy's physical mailing address is 1775 SHERMAN STREET SUITE 3000, DENVER CO, 80203. The energy producer's listed phone number is (303) 860-5800 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for PDC Energy is