Ascendant Resources Inc.

10:01 AM EST - Ascendant Resources Inc. : Released second-quarter 2019 production results highlighted by record throughput and contained metal production since assuming ownership of the El Mochito mine in Honduras. Contained metal production for the second quarter was 24.6 million pounds of zinc equivalent (“ZnEq”) metal, comprised of 16.4 million pounds of zinc, 5.9 million pounds of lead and 347.7 thousand ounces of silver. Total contained metal production increased by 8% over Q2 2018 (22.9 Mlbs ZnEq) and 5% over Q1 2019 (23.4 Mlbs ZnEq), due to higher zinc, lead and especially silver grades. Ascendant Resources Inc. shares T.ASND are trading up $0.005 at $0.34.