Vista Gold Corp (VGZ): C Thomas Ogryzlo , director of Vista Gold Corp sold 38,000 shares on Sep 9, 2016. The Insider selling transaction was reported by the company on Sep 12, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were sold at $1.01 per share for a total value of $38,564.00 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on Sep 1, 2016, Frederick Hume Earnest (President and CEO) sold 350,000 shares at $0.90 per share price.On Aug 31, 2016, John F Engele (Senior VP – CFO) sold 175,000 shares at $0.93 per share price.Also, On Aug 30, 2016, John M Clark (director) sold 25,000 shares at $1.02 per share price.On Aug 24, 2016, Valley Gold Master Fund, L Sun (10% owner) purchased 138,177 shares at $1.04 per share price.
Vista Gold Corp.: On Monday, Sep 12, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in Vista Gold Corp. which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $1 and hit $1.04 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $1.03, with a gain of 1.98% or 0.02 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 913,118 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $2.09 and the company has a market cap of $85 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $0.25.
Vista Gold Corp. is engaged in the gold mining industry. The Company is focused on the evaluation acquisition exploration and advancement of gold exploration and potential development projects which may lead to gold production or value adding strategic transactions such as earn-in right agreements option agreements leases to third parties joint venture arrangements with other mining companies or outright sales of assets for cash and other consideration. The Company operates through mineral exploration segment consisting of evaluation acquisition and exploration activities which are focused principally in Australia and North America. The Company’s assets include the Mt Todd gold project in Northern Territory Australia; the Guadalupe de los Reyes gold/silver project in western Mexico; interest in Midas Gold Corp.; non-core projects in Mexico and the United States and royalty interests in projects in Bolivia and Indonesia.