Benton Resources (CVE:BEX) Shares Up 20%

Shares of Benton Resources Inc (CVE:BEX) shot up 20% during mid-day trading on Friday . The stock traded as high as C$0.06 and last traded at C$0.06. 145,300 shares traded hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 44% from the average session volume of 101,230 shares. The stock had previously closed at C$0.05.

The business has a fifty day moving average of C$0.05. The company has a market cap of $5.05 million and a P/E ratio of 4.62.

Benton Resources Company Profile (CVE:BEX)

Benton Resources Inc, a development stage company, acquires, explores for, and develops mineral properties in Canada. The company explores for gold, silver, copper, nickel, cobalt, platinum group, and other base metals. It owns interest in the Saganaga Lake/Q9 property located to the west of Thunder Bay, Ontario; the Abernethy property located to the southwest of Kenora, Ontario; and the Cape Ray property located in southwestern Newfoundland.

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