Some of the most active companies traded Wednesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (16,417.32, down 131.40 points)
Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Aerospace, rail equipment. Up three cents, or 0.56 per cent, to $5.43 on 14.3 million shares. JetBlue Airways Corp. ordered 60 of the Airbus A220-300 aircraft, formerly named C Series, for delivery starting in 2020 with the option of another 60 starting in 2025. The firm deal announced late Tuesday is valued at US$5.4 billion at list prices, but airlines typically receive large discounts.
Prometic Life Sciences Inc. (TSX:PLI). Biotechnology. Up 23 cents, or 33.33 per cent, to 92 cents on 13.4 million shares.
AltaGas Ltd. (TSX:ALA). Oil and gas. Up five cents, or 0.18 per cent, to $28.24 on 7.03 million shares.
Trevali Mining Corp. (TSX:TV). Miner. Down seven cents, or 8.05 per cent, to 80 cents on 6.8 million shares.
First Quantum Minerals Ltd. (TSX:FM). Miner. Down $1.40, or 7.07 per cent, to $18.39 on 5.3 million shares.
Lundin Mining Corp. (TSX:LUN). Miner. Down 20 cents, or 2.59 per cent, to $7.53 on 4.7 million shares.
Companies reporting major news:
Restaurant Brands International Inc. (TSX:QSR). Fast food restaurants. Up $1.99, or 2.45 per cent, to $83.10 on 807,211 shares. Subsidiary Tim Hortons plans to open more than 1,500 of its coffee-and-doughnut shops in China over the next decade. The expansion seeks to capitalize on the country’s burgeoning coffee culture and is the latest international location for the coffee chain aiming to become a global brand.
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