Mountain Province Diamonds Inc.

11:12 AM EST - Mountain Province Diamonds Inc. : Announced the results of its recently completed ninth diamond sale. Pricing in this ninth sale was stable to firm, with prices across the full assortment profile generally averaging about 2% higher than the eighth sale. The increase in average price realization is primarily a result of an improved quality distribution in the larger stone sizes and increased demand for lower value assortments. Mountain Province Diamonds Inc. shares T.MPVD are trading down $0.07 at $3.55.