Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX
TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,415.16, down 7.52 points). Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Down 10 cents, 2.02 per cent, to $4.86 on 9.2 million shares. First Quantum Minerals Ltd. (TSX:FM). Materials. Up 55 cents, or 5.71 per cent, to $10.19 on 8.4 million shares. The Green Organic... Read More

Personal use of work smartphone may become more of a tax headache for employers

Personal use of work smartphone may become more of a tax headache for employers
TORONTO — The use of a company-supplied smartphone, laptop or other electronic device is commonplace these days, and employers know full well that employees will use them both for work and personal purposes. However, new guidelines from Canada Revenue Agency suggest employers may have to take a fresh look at how much of the cost of these devices can be attributed to their commercial activities. “Tax authorities around the world... Read More

North American stock markets bounce back on signal China open to partial deal

North American stock markets bounce back on signal China open to partial deal
TORONTO — North American stock markets bounced back from two days of losses on signals that China is open to a partial trade deal despite some aggressive U.S. moves ahead of talks on Thursday. The S&P/TSX composite index closed up 85.92 points at 16,379.87. In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average was up 181.97 points at 26,346.01. The S&P 500 index was up 26.34... Read More

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX
TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Wednesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,379.87, up 85.92 points). The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings. (TSX:TGOD). Health care. Down 30 cents, or 17.34 per cent, to $1.43 on 8.7 million shares. Canadian Natural Resources Ltd. (TSX:CNQ). Energy. Down 20 cents, or 0.61 per cent, to $32.57 on 5.1 million shares. Encana... Read More

Industrials lead Toronto stocks higher, U.S. stock markets also gain ground

Industrials lead Toronto stocks higher, U.S. stock markets also gain ground
TORONTO — Canada’s main stock index headed higher in late-morning trading, boosted by gains in the industrials sector, while U.S. stock markets traded higher. The S&P/TSX composite index was up 49.06 points at 16,343.01. In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average was up 131.47 points at 26,295.51. The S&P 500 index was up 19.46 points at 2,912.52, while the... Read More

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX
TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,293.95, down 127.80 points.) Encana Corp. (TSX:ECA). Energy. Down 39 cents, or 6.49 per cent, to $5.62 on 6.8 million shares. Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Up two cents, or 0.36 per cent, to $5.52 on 6.3 million shares. Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Industrials. Down four cents,... Read More

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 (16,421.82, down 27.53 points) Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Down 34 cents, or 5.82 per cent, to $5.50 on 7.3 million shares. Encana Corp. (TSX:ECA). Energy. Up 10 cents, or 1.69 per cent, to $6.01 on 6 million shares. Enbridge Inc. (TSX:ENB). Energy. Up two cents, or... Read More

S&P/TSX composite edges higher as oil prices move up, U.S. stock markets mixed

S&P/TSX composite edges higher as oil prices move up, U.S. stock markets mixed
TORONTO — Canada’s main stock index edged higher in late-morning trading, helped by gains in the energy sector as the price of oil pushed higher. The S&P/TSX composite index was up 4.44 points at 16,453.79. In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average was down 20.41 points at 26,553.31. The S&P 500 index was down 1.52 points at 2,950.49, while... Read More