TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Monday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (16,098.79, up 61.21 points).
Belo Sun Mining Corp. (TSX:BSX). Materials. Up four cents, or 10.39 per cent, to 42.5 cents on 9.7 million shares.
Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Industrials. Up nine cents, or 5.7 per cent, to $1.67 on 6.2 million shares.
B2Gold Corp. (TSX:BTO). Materials. Unchanged at $4.66 on 5.5 million shares.
Encana Corp. (TSX:ECA). Energy. Up 11 cents, or two per cent, to $5.61 on 4.6 million shares.
Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Up 16 cents, or 2.13 per cent, to $7.68 on 4.3 million shares.
Yamana Gold Inc. (TSX:YRI). Materials. Down 10 cents, or 2.07 per cent, to $4.73 on 4.1 million shares.
Companies in the news:
Enbridge Inc. (TSX:ENB). Up 23 cents to $43.58. An open season launched by Enbridge Inc. to try to lock shippers into long-term contracts on its Canadian Mainline oil pipeline system is designed to take advantage of “mostly captive shippers,” Suncor Energy Inc. says. In a submission to the National Energy Board dated last Friday, Canada’s largest oil and gas producer by market capitalization demands Enbridge’s call for contracts be halted before it wraps up in October. Enbridge announced the open season on Aug. 2 and will accept bids until Oct. 2 from shippers who wish to enter into contracts from eight to 20 years for priority transport on the Mainline, with discounts available based on contract length and volumes.
Aimia Inc. (TSX:AIM). Up two cents to $3.24. Aimia Inc. has sold roughly half of its investment in Cardlytics Inc. for about $59.8 million as the loyalty rewards company tries to accrue more cash for bolt-on acquisitions following the sale of its Aeroplan business. The company announced Monday it sold 1.5 million shares. Aimia still has 1.478 million shares in Cardlytics which uses purchase data from financial institutions to help banks and marketers. The Atlanta-based Cardlytics, whose stock hit new highs topping US$34 this month, went public in February 2018 with an IPO price of US$13.
Interfor Corp. (TSX:IFP). Down 14 cents to $12.10. Forestry company Interfor Corp. says chief executive Duncan Davies will step down at the end of the year and be replaced by Ian Fillinger, the company’s chief operating officer. Davies will also step down as a director of the company, but has agreed to remain in an advisory capacity through the end of next year. He joined Interfor in June 1998 and was appointed president in December of that year and chief executive in February 2000. Fillinger, 51, has been with Interfor since March 2005.
The Canadian Press