Western Copper and Gold Corp (NYSEAMERICAN:WRN) Shares Bought by CLARET ASSET MANAGEMENT Corp

CLARET ASSET MANAGEMENT Corp raised its holdings in Western Copper and Gold Corp (NYSEAMERICAN:WRN) (TSE:WRN) by 14.3% in the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 3,698,800 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 461,500 shares during the period. CLARET ASSET MANAGEMENT Corp’s holdings in Western Copper and Gold were worth $2,402,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Separately, Varde Management L.P. purchased a new stake in shares of Western Copper and Gold in the 1st quarter valued at approximately $2,100,000.

Shares of Western Copper and Gold stock remained flat at $$0.65 during mid-day trading on Friday. 18,839 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 89,027. The firm’s 50-day simple moving average is $0.69 and its 200-day simple moving average is $0.62. Western Copper and Gold Corp has a twelve month low of $0.35 and a twelve month high of $0.83.

Western Copper and Gold (NYSEAMERICAN:WRN) (TSE:WRN) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August 8th. The company reported ($0.01) earnings per share for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of ($0.01).

Western Copper and Gold Profile

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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