Some of the most active companies traded Monday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (15,568.85, down 64.48).
Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Down 45 cents, or 4.52 per cent, to $9.50 on 19 million shares.
Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Industrials. Down six cents, or 2.91 per cent, to $2 on 8.4 million shares.
Solium Capital Inc. (TSX:SUM). Technology. Up $5.76, or 43.11, to $19.12 on 7.6 million shares.
Aphria Inc. (TSX:APHA). Health care. Down $1.21, or 9.81 per cent, to $11.12 on 7.1 million shares.
Encana Corp. (TSX:ECA). Energy. Up six cents, or 0.74 per cent, to $8.12 on 6.5 million shares.
Barrick Gold Corp. (TSX:ABX). Materials. Down 18 cents, or one per cent, to $17.89 on 5 million shares.
SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. (TSX:SNC). Down $2.71 or 7.4 per cent to $34. SNC-Lavalin warned that its profit for 2018 will be even lower than it cautioned in January, due to problems at a mining project in Latin America. The company said it now expects that its adjusted diluted earnings per share from its engineering and construction business for 2018 will be in a range of 20 cents to 35 cents.
Restaurant Brands International Inc. (TSX:QSR). Up $1.74, or 2.1 per cent to $84.82. The company behind Tim Hortons, Burger King and Popeyes restaurants says its profit attributable to common shareholders amounted to US$163 million or 64 cents per diluted share for the quarter ended Dec. 31. That compared with a profit attributable to common shareholders of US$395 million or $1.59 per diluted share in the same quarter a year earlier. On an adjusted basis, the company earned 68 cents per share for the quarter. Analysts on average had expected a profit of 67 cents per share for the quarter, according to Thomson Reuters Eikon. Revenue for the quarter totalled $1.39 billion, up from $1.23 billion a year ago.
Cameco Corp. (TSX:CCO). Down one cent to $16.38. Cameco beat analyst expectations in its fourth quarter results as it continues to grapple with a challenging uranium market. The company reported net earnings of $160 million for the quarter ending Dec. 31, compared with a loss of $62 million for the same quarter a year earlier. Adjusted net earnings were $202 million, or 51 cents per share, compared with adjusted earnings of $181 million or 46 cents per share for the same quarter in 2017.
DHX Media. (TSX:DHX). Down four cents to $2.49. Nickelodeon International has agreed to buy international rights to the new “Dorg Van Dango” animated kids program that’s being co-produced by DHX Media and Cartoon Saloon. DHX Media’s studio in Vancouver will create the voice and visual portions of the new series for six- to 11-year-olds, in collaboration with Cartoon Saloon of Ireland. DHX Media’s Vancouver animation studio, which employs 700, also produces “Mega Man: Fully Charged,” “Polly Pocket,” “The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle” and “Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs.”
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