TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (15,622.40, up 107.18 points.)
Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Industrials. Up 1.5 cents, or 3.57 per cent, to 43.5 cents on 7.9 million shares.
Canadian Natural Resources Ltd. (TSX:CNQ). Energy. Up 51 cents, or 2.17 per cent, to $24.06 on 6.7 million shares.
Manulife Financial Corp. (TSX:MFC). Financials. Down six cents, or 0.32 per cent, to $18.41 on 6 million shares.
Baytex Energy Corp. (TSX:BTE). Energy. Unchanged at 69 cents on 5.9 million shares.
Kinross Gold Corp. (TSX:K). Materials. Down five cents, or 0.51 per cent, to $9.75 on 5.6 million shares.
Suncor Energy Inc. (TSX:SU). Energy. Down 15 cents, or 0.66 per cent, to $22.74 on 5.3 million shares.
Companies in the news:
The Bank of Nova Scotia. (TSX:BNS). Up 28 cents to $56.46. Sagicor Financial Co. Ltd. says it will not go ahead with its acquisition of ScotiaLife Trinidad and Tobago Ltd. The company made the decision after it and Scotiabank Trinidad and Tobago Ltd. agreed not to proceed with a 20-year distribution agreement for insurance products in Trinidad and Tobago. Sagicor provides financial services in the Caribbean as well as life insurance in the United States. The announcement follows a decision last year by Sagicor to call off its deal to buy Scotia Jamaica Life Insurance Co. Ltd. following a similar decision regarding a distribution agreement. Financial terms of the sale were not disclosed at the time, but Scotiabank said that the transactions were not financially material.
This report by The Canadian Press was first published July 2, 2020.
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