Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX
TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Monday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,882.83, up 5.41 points.) Encana Corp. (TSX:ECA). Energy. Down 31 cents, or 4.84 per cent, to $6.09 on 7.2 million shares. Enbridge Inc. (TSX:ENB). Energy. Up 39 cents, or 0.79 per cent, to $49.94 on 5.7 million shares. Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Down 25 cents, or 4.97... Read More

Premium Brands down on indirect fallout of China’s swine fever outbreak

Premium Brands down on indirect fallout of China’s swine fever outbreak
VANCOUVER — Shares in specialty foods producer Premium Brands Holdings Corp. dropped by as much as 10 per cent Monday after it reported earnings fell in the third quarter due to indirect fallout from the African swine fever outbreak in China. The company says prices for specialty pork products it imports from Europe spiked because China is importing much more pork, while prices for meat products in... Read More

OpenText Corp. to buy cloud-focused Carbonite Inc. in US$1.42 billion deal

OpenText Corp. to buy cloud-focused Carbonite Inc. in US$1.42 billion deal
WATERLOO, Ont. — OpenText Corp. shares surged Monday after the company announced a US$1.42-billion deal to acquire Carbonite Inc. to strengthen its offerings in the highly competitive cloud-based software sector. The acquisition will be the ninth cloud-focused acquisition for Waterloo, Ont.-based OpenText, said company CEO Mark Barrenechea on a conference call Monday. “This places Open Text as a leading cloud consolidator.... Read More