Colorado Springs, Colorado – July 17, 2023 – Fortitude Gold Corp. (OTCQB: FTCO) (the “Company”) reports preliminary production results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2023 of 9,684 gold ounces. The Company remains on track to meet the high end of its annual production outlook. Fortitude Gold is a gold producer, developer, and explorer with operations in Nevada, U.S.A. offering investors exposure to both gold production and dividend yield.
During the second quarter the Company processed gold ore sourced from the Isabella Pearl’s high-grade Pearl zone blended with lower grade stockpiles. Gold production for the first half of 2023 totaled 21,171 ounces. The Company maintains its 2023 annual production Outlook targeting 40,000 ounces of gold (a range of 36,000 to 40,000 ounces). Full financial results for the second quarter will be available at the time the Company files its quarterly report on Form 10-Q with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
About Fortitude Gold Corp.:
Fortitude Gold is a U.S. based gold producer targeting projects with low operating costs, high margins, and strong returns on capital. The Company’s strategy is to grow organically, remain debt-free and distribute substantial dividends. The Company’s Nevada Mining Unit consists of five high-grade gold properties located in the Walker Lane Mineral Belt and a sixth high-grade gold property in west central Nevada. The Isabella Pearl gold mine, located on the Isabella Pearl mineralized trend, is currently in production. Nevada, U.S.A. is among the world’s premier mining friendly jurisdictions.