Shares in Beadell Resources firmed after the company reported strong gold pours from its Tucano project in Brazil following fine tuning of its plant.
Beadell's managing director Peter Bowler said all areas of the 3.5mtpa plant were performing well.
"Our operational team is firmly focused on further significant improvements to both throughput and recovery," he said.
"Income from the forecast 8714 ounces of gold over the coming weeks will be a welcome boost to our treasury."Beadell shares were up 7.5 cents, or 7.98 per cent, to $1.015 at 8.15am.