Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX
Some of the most active companies traded Wednesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,149.92, down 46.12 points). Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Down 15 cents, or 1.36 per cent, to $10.87 on 112 million shares. Aphria Inc. (TSX:APH). Health care. Down $1.52, or 7.31 per cent, to $19.28 on 18.2 million shares. RNC Minerals. (TSX:RNX). Metals. Down four cents, or 9.41 per cent, to 38.5... Read More

Higher crude oil prices pushes the Canadian dollar high; TSX essentially flat

Higher crude oil prices pushes the Canadian dollar high; TSX essentially flat
TORONTO — Higher crude oil prices pushed the Canadian dollar higher and helped Canada’s main stock index to overcome decreases among forestry, industrial and cannabis stocks. The S&P/TSX composite index lost 46.12 points to 16,149.92. In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average gained 158.80 to 26,405.76. The S&P 500 index was up 3.64 points to 2,907.95, while the Nasdaq composite was... Read More

Vancouver Island partners sign hull design contract for floating LNG project

Vancouver Island partners sign hull design contract for floating LNG project
VANCOUVER — The developer of a floating liquefied natural gas export facility proposed for Vancouver Island says it has a deal with a Korean shipbuilder for the design of two large at-shore hulls. Steelhead LNG and partner Huu-ay-aht First Nations say the agreement was signed at the Gastech Conference in Barcelona with Hyundai Heavy Industries to engineer and design the equipment... Read More

B.C.’s Golden Triangle, a resurgence in infrastructure investment

B.C.’s Golden Triangle, a resurgence in infrastructure investment
VANCOUVER – The Golden Triangle is an area of northwestern British Columbia that has seen extensive historic mining and prospecting activity, and has recently been the site of modern discoveries, including the Premier Gold, Snip and Eskay Creek Mines. The area has seen a resurgence in infrastructure investment which supports exploration activities, including upgraded transmission lines supplying clean, affordable and... Read More

Materials and health-care sectors boost stocks in Toronto, loonie trades higher

Materials and health-care sectors boost stocks in Toronto, loonie trades higher
TORONTO — The materials and health-care sectors helped Canada’s main stock index mover higher in late-morning trading, while the industrials sector stepped lower. The S&P/TSX composite index was up 17.27 points at 16,213.31. In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average was up 170.25 points at 26,417.21. The S&P 500 index was up 2.57 points at 2,906.88, while the Nasdaq... Read More

Cineplex signs 4DX deal to expand the technology across the country

Cineplex signs 4DX deal to expand the technology across the country
TORONTO — Cineplex Inc. says it has signed an agreement with immersive cinema company CJ 4DPLEX Co. Ltd. to bring 4DX technology to 13 cinemas. The deal with Seoul-based CJ 4DPLEX will mark the first time Cineplex will deliver 4DX’s motion, wind, fog, rain, lightning, snow, bubbles, vibration and scent features to theatre seats in markets outside of Toronto. Cineplex says it will announce cities that will receive 4DX cinemas in... Read More

Proposed class action lawsuit on trailing commissions filed against CIBC

Proposed class action lawsuit on trailing commissions filed against CIBC
TORONTO — A class action lawsuit regarding trailing commissions paid to discount brokers on CIBC mutual funds has been proposed against the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce and CIBC Trust Corp. The lawsuit alleges investors who hold the mutual funds in discount brokerages receive no value for the trailing commissions paid. The allegations have not been proven in court. The... Read More

Tilray shares continue to climb higher on second day after export approval

Tilray shares continue to climb higher on second day after export approval
TORONTO — Shares in marijuana company Tilray Inc. were up nearly 20 per cent in early trading. The move in the stock follows a nearly 30 per cent jump on Tuesday after the company announced it had received approval to export a medical cannabis product to the U.S. for use in a clinical trial. The company will be exporting capsules... Read More