Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (15,854.05, down 92.12 points).
Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Up 43 cents, or 3.36 per cent, to $13.24 on 36.9 million shares.
Aphria Inc. (TSX:APH). Health care. Up $1.11, or 6.8 per cent, to $17.42 on 10.3 million shares.
Manulife Financial Corp. (TSX:MFC). Financials. Up seven cents, or 0.32 per cent, to $21.93 on 7.8 million shares.
RNC Minerals. (TSX:RNX). Metals. Down five cents, or 6.25 per cent, to 75 cents on 7.2 million shares.
Largo Resources Ltd. (TSX:LGO). Basic metals. Down 40 cents, or 10.2 per cent, to $3.51 on 7 million shares
Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Industrials. Down six cents, or 1.41 per cent, to $4.21 on 7 million shares.
Companies reporting major news:
Hudson’s Bay Co. (TSX:HBC). Up 33 cents or 3.55 per cent to $9.62. Iconic American toy brand FAO Schwarz is coming to Canada, but it won’t be here for long. The New-York based retailer announced Tuesday that it is opening pop-up spaces at every Hudson’s Bay Co. store in a bid to bring some of the U.S.’s most beloved toys to Canada. The spaces, ranging in size from 27 to 111 square metres (300 to 1,200 square feet), will stay open until the end of December and sell oversized plush animals, classic toy train sets and playmat replicas of the life-size piano that Tom Hanks danced on in the famous scene from the 1988 movie “Big.”
Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Up 43 cents, or 3.36 per cent, to $13.24. The marijuana company has applied to list its shares on the New York Stock Exchange. The shares are expected to trade in New York under the ticker symbol ACB, the same as its listing on the Toronto Stock Exchange. The Edmonton-based company says the listing is subject to the approval of the New York Stock Exchange, and the satisfaction of all listing and regulatory requirements.
Catalyst Paper Corp. The company has reached an agreement to sell its operations to Paper Excellence Canada of Richmond, B.C. Catalyst CEO Ned Dwyer says when the transaction is complete it will benefit customers, employees, suppliers, communities where it operates and B.C.’s pulp, paper and forest products industries. Details of the transaction have not been released, but it will need the approval of the B.C. Supreme Court and at least two-thirds of Catalyst shareholders in a vote at a special meeting.
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