Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (15,540.60, up 56.05 points).
Aphria Inc. (TSX:APHA). Health care. Up $1.36, or 13.53 per cent, to $11.41 on 14 million shares.
Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Up 22 cents, or 2.42 per cent, to $9.30 on 11.7 million shares.
Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Industrials. Up five cents, or 2.58 per cent, to $1.99 on 11.5 million shares.
First Quantum Materials Ltd. (TSX:FM). Materials. Up 98 cents, or 6.89 per cent, to $15.21 on 8.4 million shares.
Encana Corp. (TSX:ECA). Energy. Down 18 cents, or 1.96 per cent, to $9.02 on 7.8 million shares.
Barrick Gold Corp. (TSX:ABX). Materials. Up 42 cents, or 2.45 per cent, to $17.59 on 7 million shares.
Resolute Forest Products Inc. (TSX:RFP) — Resolute shares fell by 12.4 per cent to $10.41 in Thursday trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange after the company released fourth quarter results. The company, which reports in U.S. dollars, says it had a net income of $36 million, or 38 cents per diluted share for the quarter ending Dec. 31, compared with net income of $13 million or 14 cents per share for the same period a year earlier. Excluding special items including the sale of two U.S. facilities, net income was $4 million or four cents per diluted share, down from $14 million or 15 cents per share for the fourth quarter in 2017.
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