Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (15,670.62, up 17.01 points)
Element Fleet Management Corp. (TSX:EFN). Financial Services. Down $1.25, or 24.41 per cent, to $3.87 on 15.4 million shares.
Enbridge Inc. (TSX:ENB). Oil and gas. Down $1.81, or 4.22 per cent, to $41.06 on 9.8 million shares.
Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Healthcare. Down five cents, or 0.44 per cent, to $11.25 on 7.2 million shares.
Neovasc Inc. (TSX:NVC). Medical devices. Down two cents, or 11.76 per cent, to 15 cents on 5.9 million shares.
B2Gold Corp. (TSX:BTO). Miner. Up 14 cents, or 3.78 per cent, to $3.84 on 4.4 million shares.
Manulife Financial Corp. (TSX:MFC). Financial Services. Up 20 cents, or 0.83 per cent, to $24.38 on 4.2 million shares.
Companies reporting major news:
Magna International (TSX:MG). Auto parts. Up $4.74, or 6.78 per cent, to $73.73 on 1.7 million shares. The Aurora-based company’s stock rose following a technology development deal with Lyft Inc., an American ride-hailing company. The CEO of Magna International says he sees a great long-term opportunity for developing advanced driverless car technology through its new multi-year partnership and a US$200 million investment in Lyft.
Bank of Montreal (TSX:BMO). Bank. Up 24 cents, or 0.24 per cent, to $98.60 on 1.2 million shares. The bank has stopped allowing customers to use its credit cards to buy cryptocurrency such as bitcoin. Bank of Montreal says it no longer allows retail consumers to buy cryptocurrencies using Mastercard-branded credit or debit cards.
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