Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (16,416.98, up 101.90 points)
Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Aerospace, rail equipment. Down three cents, or 0.63 per cent, to $4.73 on 8.05 million shares.
Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Healthcare. Up seven cents, or 1.13 per cent, to $6.25 on 6.16 million shares.
Manulife Financial Corp. (TSX:MFC). Financial Services. Up 72 cents, or 3.08 per cent, to $24.12 on 4.95 million shares. The company released results that showed profits up slightly. Adjusted net earnings of 70 cents per share were higher than the 65 cents per share expected by analysts according to Thomson Reuters Eikon.
TAG Oil Ltd. (TSX:TAO). Oil and gas. Down three cents, or 7.5 per cent, to 37 cents on 3.97 million shares.
Canopy Growth Corp. (TSX:WEED). Healthcare. Up $1.44, or 4.02 per cent, on $37.25 on 3.44 million shares.
Kinross Gold Corp. (TSX:K). Down 10 cents, or 2.32 per cent, to $4.21 on 3.36 million shares.
Companies reporting major news:
Canadian Tire Corp. Ltd. (TSX:CTC.A). Retailer. Down $14.32, or 7.85 per cent, to $168.08 on 635,000 shares. The company that operates Canadian Tire, Mark’s, Sport Chek and other retailers released second-quarter results that fell below analyst expectations. The company said it had adjusted net income of $170.6 million or $2.61 per share, while analysts had expected adjusted earnings of $3.04 per share according to Thomson Reuters Eikon.
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