Western Copper and Gold Corp (TSE:WRN) (NYSE:WRN) Senior Officer Paul George West-Sells sold 30,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, July 27th. The stock was sold at an average price of C$1.58, for a total value of C$47,400.00. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 550,000 shares in the company, valued at approximately C$869,000.
WRN stock opened at C$1.56 on Friday. The firm has a market capitalization of $179.68 million and a PE ratio of -91.76. Western Copper and Gold Corp has a 1-year low of C$0.44 and a 1-year high of C$1.90. The business’s 50 day simple moving average is C$1.39 and its 200 day simple moving average is C$0.98.
Western Copper and Gold (TSE:WRN) (NYSE:WRN) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, May 7th. The company reported C($0.01) earnings per share for the quarter, hitting analysts’ consensus estimates of C($0.01). As a group, research analysts predict that Western Copper and Gold Corp will post -0.02 EPS for the current fiscal year.
Western Copper and Gold Corporation, an exploration stage company, engages in the exploration and development of mineral properties in Canada. The company explores for gold, silver, copper, and molybdenum deposits. It focuses on advancing Casino mineral property located in Yukon, Canada. The company was formerly known as Western Copper Corporation and changed its name to Western Copper and Gold Corporation in October 2011.
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