Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (15,414.29, up 97.16 points).
Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Up $1.09, or 8.64 per cent, to $13.71 on 35.2 million shares.
RNC Minerals. (TSX:RNX). Metals. Up eight cents, or 11.27 per cent, to 79 cents on 13 million shares.
Aphria Inc. (TSX:APH). Health care. Down 59 cents, or 2.99 per cent, to $19.11 on 11.5 million shares.
Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Industrials. Up 19 cents, or 4.97 per cent, to $4.01 on 9.5 million shares.
Manulife Financial Corp. (TSX:MFC). Financials. Up 21 cents, or 1.03 per cent, to $20.52 on 6.9 million shares.
Baytex Energy Corp. (TSX:BTE). Oil and gas. Down six cents, or 1.85 per cent, to $3.19 on 6.5 million shares.
Companies reporting major news:
Aphria Inc. (TSX:APH). Health care. Down 59 cents, or 2.99 per cent to $19.11. The cannabis producer warned on Friday of product shortages in both brick-and-mortar stores and online sales portals across the country when recreational pot is legalized in a few days. Government-run and private retailers are racing to prepare brick-and-mortar stores and e-commerce portals for business on day one and licensed producers have ramped up production amid concerns about product shortfalls, at least in the short term.
The Canadian Press