Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX
Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,159.50, down 47.82 points).   RNC Minerals. (TSX:RNX). Metals. Down 41 cents, or 35.65 per cent, to 74 cents on 64.1 million shares. Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Healthcare. Up 50 cents, or 4.07 per cent, to $12.77 on 53 million shares. Baytex Energy Corp. (TSX:BTE). Energy. Down two cents, or 0.52 per... Read More

Aurora Cannabis ‘more than ready’ with pot supply for Oct. 17

Aurora Cannabis ‘more than ready’ with pot supply for Oct. 17
EDMONTON — Licensed marijuana producer Aurora Cannabis Inc. says it is “more than ready” for the legalization of recreational pot next month, with enough supply to meet all its commitments to provinces and territories. Aurora’s chief corporate officer Cam Battley also says the cannabis firm doesn’t expect to need supply agreements with other licensed producers to bridge inventory gaps. The cannabis company’s comments during a conference... Read More

Shareholder critical of DavidsTea co-founder unloads most of its shares

Shareholder critical of DavidsTea co-founder unloads most of its shares
MONTREAL — A shareholder critical of DavidsTea Inc. co-founder Herschel Segal says it has sold most of its holdings in the tea company. TDM Asset Management Pty Ltd. says it recently sold 579,902 shares, raising the total number of shares it has unloaded since June 15 to 2.7 million, roughly a 10.6 per cent stake in the company. The Australian-based company... Read More

Uranium Energy Corp Chairman Spencer Abraham on U.S. Uranium and National Security

Uranium Energy Corp Chairman Spencer Abraham on U.S. Uranium and National Security
TEXAS – Uranium Energy Corp is pleased to announce USA TODAY  published an Op-Ed on September 20, by UEC Chairman Spencer Abraham titled “Domestic uranium necessary for national security, healthy nuclear energy programs.”  Mr. Abraham is a former U.S. Secretary of Energy and U.S. Senator. In the USA TODAY piece, Secretary Abraham expresses the need for a healthy U.S. uranium industry, its importance for national security, and the risks the... Read More

Transat buys land in Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula to build beach resort

Transat buys land in Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula to build beach resort
MONTREAL — Transat A.T. Inc. says it has sealed a deal to buy land on Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula, with the goal of building a beach resort as part of its plan to develop a hotel chain in the Riviera Maya and the Caribbean. The Montreal-based travel company says it has bought property in the village of Puerto Morelos — less than 40... Read More

Toronto stocks traded higher, while U.S. markets slip lower; Loonie down

Toronto stocks traded higher, while U.S. markets slip lower; Loonie down
TORONTO — The materials and industrials sectors helped boost Canada’s main stock index, while the health-care sector, which includes some of the biggest names in the marijuana industry, also moved higher. The S&P/TSX composite index was up 53.26 points at 16,260.58. In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average was down 4.41 points at 26,557.64. The S&P 500 index was... Read More

Subscribe Technologies Completes Phase One Gingerly Software Platform Development Initiatives

Subscribe Technologies Completes Phase One Gingerly Software Platform Development Initiatives
VANCOUVER – Subscribe Technologies Inc. (CSE: SAAS, OTCQB: SRBBF, Frankfurt: 6GQ)  have announced that phase one development initiatives have been completed on its flagship business management application software suite and dashboard “Gingerly”, including in the areas of security, scalability, usability, and first generation product development.  As such, the platform is now ready to handle exponential user activity across its growing... Read More

Teck Resources takes $20.6B Frontier oilsands mine project to joint hearing

Teck Resources takes $20.6B Frontier oilsands mine project to joint hearing
FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. — In a sign that the oilsands mining industry can’t be counted out just yet, public hearings into the proposed $20.6-billion Frontier Oil Sands Mine project begin in Fort McMurray, Alta., today. International oil companies are cutting their oilsands mine investments and many analysts say the long-life returns don’t justify the high upfront costs, but Vancouver-based Teck Resources Ltd. says it is... Read More

DHX Media completes strategic review with agency deal for China and Asia

DHX Media completes strategic review with agency deal for China and Asia
HALIFAX — DHX Media Ltd. says it has signed an agency agreement for Peanuts in China and Asia with CAA Global Brand Management Group LLP, a division of Global Brands Group, as it completed its strategic review. The children’s entertainment company has also suspended its quarterly dividend, a move it says will free up $10 million a year to invest... Read More

Instacart to expand Toronto office into tech hub, hire 200 people

Instacart to expand Toronto office into tech hub, hire 200 people
TORONTO — Instacart says it will transform its Toronto office into a tech hub and expand it by 200 employees over the next several years. The California-based company says the Canadian location will be the second one to focus on research and development, with the first in San Francisco. The online grocery app company already has more than 80 employees at... Read More