Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX
Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,204.62, up 35.34 points). Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Down 51 cents, or 4.18 per cent, to $11.68 on 29 million shares. RNC Minerals. (TSX:RNX). Metals. Down three cents, or 3.61 per cent, to 80 cents on 11.6 million shares. Aphria Inc. (TSX:APH). Health care. Down $1.22, or 6.42 per cent, to $17.78... Read More

North American markets close higher as increased oil prices drive the TSX

North American markets close higher as increased oil prices drive the TSX
TORONTO — Investors shrugged of ongoing trade risks to send North American markets higher on Thursday, raising the potential for a larger eventual correction, says an investment expert. By not pricing in uncertainties, equity markets are becoming inflated and overvalued as trade issues have so far not hurt corporate earnings, said Kash Pashootan, CEO and chief investment officer at First... Read More

Oilsands producer Cenovus shares get a lift from crude rail deals

Oilsands producer Cenovus shares get a lift from crude rail deals
CALGARY — Cenovus Energy Inc. shares increased nearly seven per cent after the oilsands producer said it signed three-year deals with Canada’s major rail companies to move 100,000 barrels per day of heavy crude oil by rail. The Calgary-based company’s shares gained 81.5 cents or 6.8 per cent at $12.825 in late-morning trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange. Chief executive Alex Pourbaix... Read More

Great Atlantic Discovers Large New Gold Zone at Golden Promise Gold Project Central Newfoundland

Great Atlantic Discovers Large New Gold Zone at Golden Promise Gold Project Central Newfoundland
VANCOUVER – GREAT ATLANTIC RESOURCES CORP. (TSXV.GR) is pleased to announce it has received the first analytical results from the 2018 exploration program at its Golden Promise Gold Project, located approximately 55 kilometers northeast of the Valentine Lake Gold Camp of Marathon Gold Corporation (MOZ.v) and 40 Km west of Moose Head project of Sokoman Iron Corp (SIC.v), Central Newfoundland. Highlights: Soil... Read More

Energy, industrials and financials boost Toronto market, U.S. stocks also gain

Energy, industrials and financials boost Toronto market, U.S. stocks also gain
TORONTO — The energy, industrial and financial sectors helped boost Canada’s main stock index higher in late-morning trading as the price of oil also moved up. The S&P/TSX composite index was up 80.18 points at 16,249.46. In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average was up 106.04 points at 26,491.32. The S&P 500 index was up 16.30 points at 2,922.27, while... Read More

Energy Fuels Commencing Vanadium Production; Testing New Approaches to Mining in Tight Vanadium Market

Energy Fuels Commencing Vanadium Production; Testing New Approaches to Mining in Tight Vanadium Market
LAKEWOOD – Energy Fuels Inc. (NYSE American: UUUU; TSX: EFR) is pleased to announce that the Company expects to resume vanadium production at its 100% owned White Mesa Mill in mid-November 2018, producing significant quantities of salable V2O5 product by the end of December 2018. When production begins, Energy Fuels will be the newest vanadium producer in the World and the only primary producer... Read More

Ontario government to introduce legislation today regulating recreational pot

Ontario government to introduce legislation today regulating recreational pot
TORONTO — The Ontario government is poised to introduce legislation today governing the licensing and regulation of the province’s private cannabis retail marketplace. The Progressive Conservative government says the bill will make the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario the regulator for the recreational pot marketplace. It will have the power to grant — and potentially revoke — licences as well as enforce provincial... Read More

Cameco says the tax court has ruled in its favour in its dispute with CRA

Cameco says the tax court has ruled in its favour in its dispute with CRA
SASKATOON — Shares in Cameco Corp. shot higher in early trading after the company said the tax court has ruled in its favour in a dispute of reassessments issued by the Canada Revenue Agency. Cameco shares were up $2.60 or about 20 per cent at $15.39 in early trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange. The dispute focused on Cameco’s marketing and... Read More