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

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX
Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,543.01, up 65.61 points) Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Aerospace, rail equipment. Up nine cents, or 1.83 per cent, to $5.01 on 9.5 million shares. Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Healthcare. Down 28 cents, or 3.52 per cent, to $7.68 on 7.7 million shares. Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. (TSX:PGD). Miner. Up 7.5 cents, or 46.88... Read More

Saskatchewan finishes 2017-18 with smaller deficit; still $303M in red

Saskatchewan finishes 2017-18 with smaller deficit; still $303M in red
REGINA — Stronger that expected resource revenue helped the Saskatchewan government finish the last fiscal year with a deficit almost $400 million smaller than initially forecast. The province finished 2017-18 spending $303 million more than it took in. But that’s $393 million better than what was projected in last year’s budget. Finance Minister Donna Harpauer says a stronger performance in the oil and potash sectors helped. Other factors included an increase... Read More

De Beers Canada signs deal for Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. for $107 million

De Beers Canada signs deal for Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. for $107 million
VANCOUVER — De Beers Canada Inc. has signed a deal to acquire Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. in a offer valued at $107 million. Under the deal De Beers will pay 24 cents per share for the company which owns the Chidliak project, located 120 kilometres from Iqaluit. Peregrine also controls the Lac de Gras project in the Northwest Territories near the Diavik... Read More

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX
Some of the most active companies traded Wednesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,477.40, down 41.84 points) Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Aerospace, rail equipment. Down 30 cents, or 5.75 per cent, to $4.92 on 15.7 million shares. Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Down one cent, or 0.13 per cent, to $7.96 on 6.4 million shares. Trevali Mining Corp. (TSX:TV). Miner. Up 12 cents, or... 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

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

Lundin Mining to make restructured $1.4-billion cash offer for Nevsun Mining

Lundin Mining to make restructured $1.4-billion cash offer for Nevsun Mining
TORONTO — Lundin Mining says it plans to make a restructured $1.4-billion cash offer for Nevsun Resources after a previous attempt fell through. In May, the Toronto-based mining company partnered with Euro Sun Mining Inc. on a roughly $1.5-billion takeover offer that was a combination of cash as well as shares in both Lundin and Euro Sun. Nevsun’s board rejected the previous offer because... Read More

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX
Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (up 150.10 points to 16,567.42, a record close) Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Aerospace, rail equipment. Down three cents, or 0.55 per cent, to $5.40 on 7.9 million shares. Baytex Energy Corp. (TSX:BTE). Oil and gas. Down 12 cents, or 2.61 per cent, to $4.47 on 5.7 million shares. Prometic Life Sciences... Read More

Broad rally helps Toronto stock market hit new high, while U.S. markets also up

Broad rally helps Toronto stock market hit new high, while U.S. markets also up
TORONTO — A broad-based relief rally helped Canada’s main stock index close at a record high, while U.S. stock markets also pushed higher. The Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX composite index closed up 150.10 points at 16,567.42 to top the record set on Tuesday. In New York, the Nasdaq composite index closed up 107.30 points at 7,823.92 to also set a record high. The Dow... Read More