Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (15,913.13, down 113.13 points)
Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Up 44 cents, or 7.37 per cent, to $6.41 on 63.4 million shares.
Canopy Growth Corp. (TSX:WEED). Health care. Down 42 cents, or 2.06 per cent, to $19.96 on 7.5 million shares. Canada’s largest licensed marijuana producer reported a second-quarter loss of $1.3 million attributable to shareholders (one cent per share), compared with a profit of $5.4 million (five cents per share) in the same quarter last year. Revenue totalled $17.6 million, up from $8.5 million last year. Chief executive Bruce Linton told analysts on its earnings call that the company is “driving ahead,” pointing to 27 provisional patents filed through its subsidiary Canopy Health Innovations and several international deals, such as strategic partnerships in Denmark and Jamaica.
Aphria Inc. (TSX:APH). Health care. Down 12 cents, or 1.31 per cent, to $9.05 on 5.6 million shares.
Trevali Mining Corp. (TSX:TV). Miner. Down eight cents, or 5.30 per cent, to $1.43 on 5.2 million shares.
Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Aerospace, rail equipment. Up five cents, or 1.63 per cent, to $3.11 on 5.1 million shares. The Quebec-based company has signed its second potential C Series order in less than two weeks after EgyptAir Holding Co. announced plans to purchase up to 24 of the plane’s larger version. The agreement announced at the Dubai Airshow includes 12 CS300 aircraft with purchase rights for an additional 12 aircraft.
Crescent Point Energy (TSX:CPG). Oil and gas. Down 75 cents, or 7.06 per cent, to $9.87 on 4.6 million shares.
Companies reporting major news:
DHX Media Ltd. (TSX:DHX.B). Entertainment. Up five cents, or 1.28 per cent, to $3.96 on 553,631 shares. The Halifax-based company is beginning to see returns from its investments over the past three years to build its library and now expects spending to be more moderate. It reported first-quarter earnings of $8.1 million (six cents per share), compared with a profit of $1.4 million (one cent per share) a year ago. Revenue grew to $98.6 million, compared with $53.8 million in the first quarter last year, in part because of its acquisition of the Peanuts and Strawberry Shortcake characters earlier this year.
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