Paramount Gold Nevada Corp (NYSE:PZG)’s share price was up 17.9% on Thursday . The company traded as high as $2.93 and last traded at $2.50, with a volume of 486,814 shares. The stock had previously closed at $2.12.

The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $1.59 and a 200-day moving average price of $1.35. The firm’s market cap is $20.87 million.

Paramount Gold Nevada Corp. is an exploration-stage mining company. The Company is engaged in the business of precious metals exploration primarily in Nevada, the United States. Its principal Nevada interest, the Sleeper Gold Project, is located in Humboldt County, Nevada. It has rights to explore, develop and mine the Sleeper Gold Project through its ownership of unpatented lode mining claims.