Ascendant Resources Inc.

10:37 AM EST - Ascendant Resources Inc. : Announced results from an additional 24 diamond drill holes (4,254 metres) from its 2018 exploration and definition drilling program at its El Mochito mine in Honduras. The drilling was split between in-fill (48%) and step-out (52%) drill holes, and targeted extensions of four ore bodies, namely Porvenir, Santa Elena, Port Royal Manto and Esperanza. These results continue to support the Company’s goal of identifying higher-grade ore for immediate production and increasing tonnage for further Mineral Reserve and Resource growth at El Mochito. Ascendant Resources Inc. shares T.ASND are trading unchanged at $0.72.