Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX
Some of the most active companies traded Monday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (15,217.70, up 98.42 points) Mega Uranium Ltd. (TSX:MGA). Basic Materials. Up two cents, or 16.67 per cent, to $0.14 on 23.7 million shares. Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. up 36 cents, or 3.91 per cent, to $9.56 on 18.1 million shares. The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings (TSX:TGOD). Health care. Up... Read More

TVA announces solar installations being built for Facebook

TVA announces solar installations being built for Facebook
NASHVILLE — Tennessee and Alabama will get their largest solar power projects yet, to supply a Facebook data centre with 100 per cent renewable energy. Officials with the Tennessee Valley Authority announced an agreement with two developers to build the electricity providers. John Bradley, TVA’s senior vice-president of Economic Development, said Friday that First Solar in Colbert County, Alabama and... Read More

Barrick shareholders vote more than 99 per cent in favour of Randgold takeover

Barrick shareholders vote more than 99 per cent in favour of Randgold takeover
TORONTO — Barrick Gold Corp. says shareholders have voted more than 99 per cent in favour of a takeover of Randgold Resources Ltd. The proposed combination of the two companies, announced in September, would add gold mine properties in Mali, Senegal, Ivory Coast, and the Democratic Republic of Congo to Barrick’s portfolio. The deal would also see Randgold chief executive officer Mark Bristow move... Read More

Second Cup begins strategic review of company, despite improved Q3 results

Second Cup begins strategic review of company, despite improved Q3 results
MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — The Second Cup Ltd. says it has started a strategic review of the coffee chain company despite reporting improved financial results and continuing on its plan to sell recreational cannabis. The company says its board recognizes the need for the chain to continue to evolve and it now has the capacity to support a broader range of strategic alternatives... Read More

Energy sector helps lift Toronto market, U.S. stocks mixed at late morning

Energy sector helps lift Toronto market, U.S. stocks mixed at late morning
TORONTO — Strength in energy stocks helped lift Canada’s main stock index higher in late-morning trading, while oil and natural gas prices also climbed higher. The S&P/TSX composite index was up 99.57 points at 15,218.85. In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average was up 139.46 points at 25,410.29. The S&P 500 index was up 9.77 points at 2,732.83, while... Read More

Ensign shares jump as driller notes lower loss, higher revenue in third quarter

Ensign shares jump as driller notes lower loss, higher revenue in third quarter
CALGARY — Shares in Ensign Energy Services Inc. rose about eight per cent on Monday morning after it reported a smaller loss in its third quarter compared with a year ago, while revenue grew 17 per cent. The drilling company says it lost $32.8 million or 21 cents per share on revenue of $289 million, compared with a loss of $36.5... Read More

Lowe’s closing 31 Canadian stores and other locations, 20 stores in U.S.

Lowe’s closing 31 Canadian stores and other locations, 20 stores in U.S.
BOUCHERVILLE, Que. — Lowe’s Companies Inc. says it plans to close 31 Canadian stores and other locations as part of a plan to focus on its most profitable operations. The closures include 27 mostly Rona stores in Canada including nine in Ontario, nine in Quebec, six in Newfoundland and Labrador, two in Alberta and one in British Columbia. Lowe’s also... Read More

Subscribe Technologies Deploys Flagship Saas Platform Gingerly.Com Version 2.0 To Sme’s and Solopreneurs

Subscribe Technologies Deploys Flagship Saas Platform Gingerly.Com Version 2.0 To Sme’s and Solopreneurs
VANCOUVER – Subscribe Technologies Inc. (CSE: SAAS, OTCQB: SRBBF, Frankfurt: 6GQ) has completed its highly scalable second-generation Gingerly.com business management suite, the company’s flagship Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) platform. Gingerly.com V2.0 is a World Class SaaS business management platform designed to maintain millions of concurrent users worldwide with total redundancy. Data safeguards are in place to protect user data and provide best... Read More

Greater Toronto home sales up 3.5 per cent in October from a year ago

Greater Toronto home sales up 3.5 per cent in October from a year ago
TORONTO — Strong sales in the condo and higher-density low-rise markets helped drive home prices in the Greater Toronto Area higher last month, compared with a year ago. The Toronto Real Estate Board says the average sale price was $807,340 in October, up 3.5 per cent from $780,400 year-over-year. Adjusted seasonally, the average selling price last month was up one per cent compared with... Read More