Some of the most active companies traded Wednesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (15,524.01, up 84.57 points)
Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Aerospace, rail equipment. Down seven cents, or 1.79 per cent, to $3.85 on 16.1 million shares.
Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Healthcare. Down 24 cents, or 2.19 per cent, to $10.72 on 8.8 million shares.
Element Fleet Management Corp. (TSX:EFN). Financial Services. Up 35 cents, or 7.95 per cent, to $4.75 on 8.1 million shares.
Canopy Growth Corp. (TSX:WEED). Healthcare. Down 86 cents, or 2.91 per cent, to $28.74 on 4.6 million shares.
Encana Corp. (TSX:ECA). Oil and gas. Down 31 cents, or 2.25 per cent, to $13.44 on 4.4 million shares.
Manulife Financial Corp. (TSX:MFC). Financial Services. Up 10 cents, or 0.41 per cent, to $24.78 on 4.3 million shares
Companies reporting major news:
Maple Leaf Foods Inc. (TSX:MFI). Consumer packaged goods. Down $1.40, or 4.00 per cent, to $33.58 on 370,038 shares. Canada’s largest food processor is embarking on its “most ambitious brand renovation” in the coming year to become the most sustainable protein company in the world, said CEO Michael McCain on Wednesday. The company also reported fourth-quarter earnings of $59.1 million or 47 cents per share compared with $76.2 million or 57 cents per share in the same quarter a year prior. Sales in the quarter totalled $876.8 million, up from $828.2 million.
The Canadian Press