Shares of Ascent Resources Plc (LON:AST) were up 14.7% during trading on Friday . The company traded as high as GBX 0.89 ($0.01) and last traded at GBX 0.89 ($0.01). Approximately 6,908,012 shares were traded during trading, a decline of 61% from the average daily volume of 17,490,000 shares. The stock had previously closed at GBX 0.78 ($0.01).

Ascent Resources Company Profile (LON:AST)

Ascent Resources plc operates as an independent oil and gas exploration and production company in Slovenia. It principally holds a 75% interest in the Peti?ovci Tight gas project, which covers an area of 98 square kilometers located in north eastern Slovenia. The company was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

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