Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (up 150.10 points to 16,567.42, a record close)
Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Aerospace, rail equipment. Down three cents, or 0.55 per cent, to $5.40 on 7.9 million shares.
Baytex Energy Corp. (TSX:BTE). Oil and gas. Down 12 cents, or 2.61 per cent, to $4.47 on 5.7 million shares.
Prometic Life Sciences Inc. (TSX:PLI). Biotechnology. Down nine cents, or 9.78 per cent, to 83 cents on 4.6 million shares.
Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Down 10 cents, or 1.11 per cent, to $8.93 on 4.5 million shares.
Cenovus Energy Inc. (TSX:CVE). Oil and gas. Down 18 cents, or 1.27 per cent, to $14.00 on 3.9 million shares.
First Quantum Minerals Ltd. (TSX:FM). Miner. Up 58 cents, or 3.15 per cent, to $18.97 on 3.6 million shares.
Companies reporting major news:
Hydro One Ltd. (TSX:H). Utilities. Down 65 cents, or 3.22 per cent, to $19.52 on 3.5 million shares. Ontario Premier Doug Ford says he has made good on a key campaign promise, announcing the immediate retirement of Hydro One CEO Mayo Schmidt and the resignation of the utility’s entire board of directors.
Hydro One Ltd. Instalment Receipts (TSX:H.IR). Utilities. Down $2.55, or 9.43 per cent, to $24.50 on 2.8 million shares.
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