Some of the most active companies traded Monday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (16,016.14, down 59.53 points)
Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Aerospace, rail equipment. Up 19 cents, or 4.35 per cent, to $4.56 on 6.6 million shares. The company says Air Baltic Corp. has signed a deal to buy 30 CS300 aircraft with options and purchase rights for 30 more. Based on the list price, the firm order is valued at about $3.8 billion. If the options and purchase rights are exercised in full, the value of the deal will increase to about $7.7 billion.
Canopy Growth Corp. (TSX:WEED). Healthcare. Up $1.62, or 4.63 per cent, to $36.62 on 4.5 million shares.
Baytex Energy Corp. (TSX:BTE). Oil and gas. Down six cents, or 1.12 per cent, to $5.31 on 4.4 million shares.
Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Healthcare. Up 12 cents, or 1.5 per cent, to $8.14 on 3.9 million shares.
Athabasca Oil Corp. (TSX:ATH). Oil and gas. Down nine cents, or 5.06 per cent, to $1.69 on 2.8 million shares.
Cenovus Energy Inc. (TSX:CVE). Oil and gas. Down 22 cents, or 1.64 per cent, to $13.20 on 2.5 million shares.
Companies reporting major news:
Bank of Montreal (TSX:BMO). Bank. Up 13 cents, or 0.13 per cent, to $101.60 on 440,968 shares; Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (TSX:CM). Bank. Down 14 cents, or 0.12 per cent, to $114.73 on 383,926 shares. CIBC’s direct banking brand Simplii Financial and Bank of Montreal warned that “fraudsters” may have accessed certain personal and financial information of up to 90,000 customers combined.
Canadian Pacific Railway (TSX:CP). Transportation. Down $4.38, or 1.81 per cent, to $237.06 on 139,372 shares. The unions representing train operators and signalling workers have given CP Rail notice that they plan to strike as of 10 p.m. ET on May 29.
Corus Entertainment Inc. (TSX: CJR.B). Specialty television, radio. Down 21 cents, or 3.17 per cent, to $6.41 on 423,931 shares. The company says the Commissioner of Competition has blocked the $200-million sale of its French-language specialty channels Historia and Series+ to Bell Media Inc. (TSX:BCE) (unchanged at $54.60 on 476,632 shares). In other news, there’s a report that Bell’s subsidiary, Bell Canada, and entertainment giant evenko are getting involved as partners in the Just For Laughs comedy festival.
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