Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (16,371.55, down 18.74 points).
Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Down 28 cents, or 3.1 per cent, to $8.79 on 19.9 million shares.
Aphria Inc. (TSX:APH). Health care. Down 29 cents, or 1.78 per cent, to $16.01 on 17.8 million shares
Cronos Group Inc. (TSX:CRON). Health care. Down $4.60, or 28.1 per cent, to $11.77 on 14.7 million shares.
Baytex Energy Corp. (TSX:BTE). Energy. Down 25 cents, or 5.9 per cent, to $4.01 on 12.8 million shares.
Canopy Growth Corp. (TSX:WEED). Health care. Down $2.09, or 3.5 per cent, to $57.68 on 10 million shares.
Cenovus Energy Inc. (TSX:CVE). Energy. Down 25 cents, or two per cent, to $12.35 on 6.1 million shares.
Companies reporting major news:
TD Bank Group (TSX:TD). Financials. Down 42 cents to $78.89 on 3.3 million shares. The bank’s third-quarter earnings rose 12 per cent to nearly $3.11 billion. Most of the five biggest banks reporting this week showed robust overall profit growth from last year, except for Bank of Nova Scotia, which saw a year-over-year decline in profit due acquisition-related items at its international banking arm.
BRP Inc. (TSX:DOO). Industrials. Up $5.07 or 7.8 per cent to $70.22 on 378,000 shares. Shares of the recreational products maker BRP Inc. hit an all-time high after the Quebec-based company raised its financial guidance for a second consecutive quarter. Net earnings fell to $41 million or to 41 cents per share for the quarter ended July 31. That compares with $104 million or 93 cents per share a year ago when the company benefited from a one-time foreign exchange gain on its long-term debt. Revenues rose 18 per cent to $1.21 billion.
The Canadian Press