Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX
Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (15,363.93, up 29.12 points) Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Healthcare. Up $2.28, or 24.65 per cent, to $11.53 on 36.8 million shares. Element Fleet Management Corp. (TSX:EFN). Financial Services. Down $2.28, or 28.68 per cent, to $5.67 on 17.2 million shares. Canopy Growth Corp. (TSX:WEED). Healthcare. Up $4.59, or 18.96... Read More

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX
Some of the most active companies traded Monday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,094.72, down 144.50 points) Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Aerospace, rail equipment. Up six cents, or 1.69 per cent, to $3.60 on 19.23 million shares. Bombardier’s unexpected win at the U.S. International Trade Commission could accelerate the merger talks between Boeing and Embraer in order to offer an alternative to the... Read More

Nutrien shares begin trading on TSX and NYSE after Agrium, Potash Corp. merger

Nutrien shares begin trading on TSX and NYSE after Agrium, Potash Corp. merger
SASKATOON — Shares of Nutrien Ltd., the company created by the merger of Agrium Inc. and Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan Inc., started trading on the Toronto and New York Stock Exchanges today. The company traded under the ticker symbol NTR. The merger saw shareholders receive 0.40 Nutrien shares for each common share of PotashCorp they owned and 2.23 Nutrien shares... Read More

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX
Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,209.13, down 12.82 points) Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Healthcare. Up 66 cents, or 7.38 per cent, to $9.60 on 51.9 million shares. Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan (TSX:POT). Fertilizer. Down five cents, or 0.19 per cent, to $25.78 on 21.7 million shares. Canopy Growth Corp. (TSX:WEED). Healthcare. Down 67 cents, or 2.20... Read More

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX
Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,221.95, up 18.82 points) Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Healthcare. Up 93 cents, or 11.61 per cent, to $8.94 on 27.3 million shares. Canopy Growth Corp. (TSX:WEED). Healthcare. Up $2.64, or 9.51 per cent, to $30.41 on 12.8 million shares. Aphria Inc. (TSX:APH). Healthcare. Up $1.10, or 6.51 per cent, to $18.00... Read More

PotashCorp, Agrium clear U.S. hurdle, combined company begins trading Jan. 2

PotashCorp, Agrium clear U.S. hurdle, combined company begins trading Jan. 2
CALGARY — Canada’s two largest fertilizer companies say they have received the final regulatory permission required to complete a merger of equals that was originally announced more than 18 months ago. The combined Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan (TSX:POT) and Agrium Inc. (AGU) will be named Nutrien after the deal effectively closes on Jan. 1, subject to customary conditions. Nutrien’s shares are... Read More

Drones to help assess destruction, health of B.C.’s forests after fires

Drones to help assess destruction, health of B.C.’s forests after fires
VANCOUVER — Drones are being used to assess the aftermath of the worst fire season on record in British Columbia. Nicolas Coops, professor in forest resources management at the University of B.C., says drones will help assess the dead timber’s condition and how much of the forest can be salvaged. This year’s fires burned over 12,000 square kilometres, destroyed homes and other... Read More

Agrium buying Australian fertilizer business Macrofertil from Louis Dreyfus Co.

Agrium buying Australian fertilizer business Macrofertil from Louis Dreyfus Co.
CALGARY — Agrium Inc. has signed a deal to buy Macrofertil, a fertilizer distribution business in Australia, from Louis Dreyfus Co. Financial terms of the deal were not immediately available. The company (TSX:AGU) says the Macrofertil business includes six fertilizer storage and distribution assets with coating and blending capabilities, and about US$120 million in annual sales. The deal is subject... Read More

Quebec biofuel company partners with Qantas in first long-term airline deal

Quebec biofuel company partners with Qantas in first long-term airline deal
MONTREAL — A Quebec biofuels company has signed its first deal to power an airline’s jets with energy grown from Canadian oilseeds. Agrisoma Biosciences Inc. of Gatineau will supply biofuel to Australia’s Qantas Airways made from Carinata seed, a non-food, industrial type of mustard seed that produces oil suitable for aviation and diesel fuel. The partnership is the first of its kind in Australia... Read More

U.S. reduces softwood lumber duties for all but two Canadian producers

U.S. reduces softwood lumber duties for all but two Canadian producers
MONTREAL — The U.S. Department of Commerce has reduced softwood lumber duties for all but two Canadian producers. In its final determination released today, most Canadian producers will pay a combined countervailing and anti-dumping rate of 20.83 per cent, down from 26.75 per cent in the preliminary determinations issued earlier this year. The rate for Montreal-based Resolute Forest Products (TSX:RFP)... Read More