Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX
Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,435.46, down 107.55 points) Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. (TSX:PGD). Miner. Unchanged at 23.5 cents on 20.3 million shares. Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Aerospace, rail equipment. Down 16 cents, or 3.19 per cent, to $4.85 on 10.5 million shares. Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Healthcare. Down 32 cents, or 4.17 per cent, to $7.36 on... Read More

Canada’s annual inflation rises 2.5% thanks to boost from higher energy prices

Canada’s annual inflation rises 2.5% thanks to boost from higher energy prices
OTTAWA — The country’s annual inflation rate rose to 2.5 per cent in June as consumer prices grew at their fastest pace in more than six years, Statistics Canada said in a report Friday. The federal agency’s latest inflation number received a boost from higher energy prices, especially gasoline, fuel oil and other fuels. It followed a 2.2 per cent... Read More

Kinder Morgan Canada earns $13.7 million in Q2 in 45 per cent drop

Kinder Morgan Canada earns $13.7 million in Q2 in 45 per cent drop
CALGARY — Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd. says it had a net income of $13.7 million in the second quarter, down from $25.1 million for the same quarter last year. Net income for restricting voting stockholders came in at $1.8 million or two cents per share, compared with $4.2 million or 11 cents per share for the same period last year.... Read More

U.S. launches national security investigation against uranium imports

U.S. launches national security investigation against uranium imports
Canada could face a larger trade dispute with the U.S. after the Department of Commerce launched another national security investigation, this time by looking into uranium imports. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross announced the investigation Wednesday, noting U.S. production of uranium for military and electric power has decreased to five per cent of its consumption from 49 per cent in 1987. “The Department of... Read More

Manitoba Hydro boss announces retirement; says the time is right to leave

Manitoba Hydro boss announces retirement; says the time is right to leave
WINNIPEG — The president and CEO of Manitoba Hydro has announced he is retiring less than three years after joining the Crown corporation. Kelvin Shepherd, who joined the utility in December 2015 after a five-year stint at MTS Inc., says in a release that he will be stepping down Nov. 16. Manitoba Hydro’s board of directors, citing an inability to work... Read More

Aecon Group joint venture wins Enbridge Line 3 replacement contract

Aecon Group joint venture wins Enbridge Line 3 replacement contract
TORONTO — Aecon Group Inc. says its joint venture with Robert B. Somerville Co. Ltd. has won a $282-million contract for a work on Enbridge Inc.’s Line 3 replacement project in Manitoba. The work includes constructing 92.2 kilometres of pipeline in the area of Brandon, Man., and 96.5 km of pipeline near Morden, Man. Construction is expected to start in... Read More

SNC-Lavalin and Holtec form joint venture to decommission nuclear plants

SNC-Lavalin and Holtec form joint venture to decommission nuclear plants
MONTREAL — SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. and Holtec International have announced a joint venture that will focus on the decommissioning of shuttered nuclear power plants. Terms of the agreement were not immediately available. The company to be named Comprehensive Decommissioning International LLC will be based in Camden, N.J. The joint venture expands an existing collaboration between the companies on Holtec’s small... Read More

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX
Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,519.24, up 24.51 points) Nevsun Resources Ltd. (TSX:NSU). Miner. Up 55 cents, or 13.06 per cent, to $4.76 on 10.8 million shares. Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Down nine cents, or 1.12 per cent, to $7.97 on 8.9 million shares. Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Aerospace, rail equipment. Up one... Read More

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX
Some of the most active companies traded Monday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,494.73, down 66.39 points) Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Healthcare. Down 56 cents, or 6.50 per cent, to $8.06 on 8.4 million shares. Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Aerospace, rail equipment. Down 20 cents, or 3.70 per cent, to $5.21 on 6.8 million shares. Baytex Energy Corp. (TSX:BTE). Oil and gas. Down 25... Read More

Imperial Oil’s Kearl oilsands tailings plan wins conditional AER approval

Imperial Oil’s Kearl oilsands tailings plan wins conditional AER approval
CALGARY — The Alberta Energy Regulator has conditionally approved a tailings pond management plan for the five-year-old Kearl oilsands mine in northern Alberta. The plan is the sixth since last fall to win interim approval despite the regulator’s reservations about the applicants’ ability to remediate the lakes of contaminated water created in the oilsands mining process. The AER says in its Kearl decision that it... Read More