Some of the most active companies traded Wednesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (16,148.50, down 182.17 points)
Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Healthcare. Up $1.04, or 19.48 per cent, to $6.38 on 32.12 million shares.
Canopy Growth Corp. (TSX:WEED). Healthcare. Up $10.04, or 31.26 per cent, to $42.20 on 18.39 million shares. The company rallied sharply after alcohol giant Constellation Brands said it would invest $5 billion in the cannabis company to boost its stake to 38 per cent for the largest largest strategic investment in the cannabis space to date.
Aphria Inc. (TSX:APH). Healthcare. Up $1.79, or 20.53 per cent, to $10.51 on 10.22 million shares.
Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Aerospace, rail equipment. Down four cents, or 0.85 per cent, to $4.64 on 7.76 million shares.
Cenovus Energy Inc. (TSX:CVE). Oil and gas. Down 74 cents, or 5.92 per cent, to $11.74 on 6.17 million shares.
Kinross Gold Corp. (TSX:K). Miner. Down 27 cents, or 6.7 per cent, to $3.76 on 5.68 million shares.
Companies reporting major news:
Shopify Inc. (TSX:SHOP). Information Technology. Down $6.29 per cent, or 3.33 per cent, at $182.35 on 241,000 shares. The company said it would stop allowing merchants to use its technology to sell some firearms and accessories including semi-automatic weapons with detachable magazines and sound supressors.
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