Scorpio Gold Corporation

11:37 AM EST - Scorpio Gold Corporation : Announced its operating results for the full year and the fourth quarter of 2016 at its 70% owned Mineral Ridge project, located in Nevada. Total gold production in 2016 was 36,879 ounces, exceeding the Company's high end guidance of 35,000 by 1,879 ounces, or 5%. The annual production for 2016 of 36,879 ounces represented a decrease of 7% over the prior year. Gold production in Q4 2016 totaled 8,301 ounces representing a decrease of 13% from Q4 2015. Scorpio Gold Corporation shares (V.SGN) are trading up $0.005 at $0.10.