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 (16,065.86, down 23.47 points). Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Up 27 cents, or 2.23 per cent, to $12.37 on 23.3 million shares. Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Industrials. Unchanged at $2.72 on 7 million shares. Barrick Gold Corp. (TSX:ABX). Materials. Up 77 cents, or 4.19 per cent, to $19.13 on... Read More

Canadian oilfield services firms bringing in more revenue from U.S. operations

Canadian oilfield services firms bringing in more revenue from U.S. operations
CALGARY — Analysts say Canadian oilfield services companies with operations in the U.S. are now earning more of their revenue south of the border than they have for at least six years. In a report, AltaCorp Capital says that trend is expected to continue as ongoing oil and gas spending weakness in Canada is balanced against steady activity in the United States. The analysts... Read More

Shares in investment firm Gluskin Sheff soar in wake of deal with Onex

Shares in investment firm Gluskin Sheff soar in wake of deal with Onex
TORONTO — Shares in Gluskin Sheff + Associates Inc. soared nearly 30 per cent after the company signed a deal to be acquired by private equity firm Onex Corp. worth $445 million. Gluskin Sheff shares were up $3.18 at $14.35 in trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange late Monday morning. Onex announced its friendly offer for Gluskin Sheff of $14.25 per... Read More

Newmont Mining to pay special dividend if Goldcorp takeover approved

Newmont Mining to pay special dividend if Goldcorp takeover approved
DENVER — Newmont Mining Corp. says it will pay a one-time special dividend of 88 cents per share, if its friendly takeover of Goldcorp Inc. gets shareholder approval. The dividend is conditional upon the approval of the deal by both Newmont’s and Goldcorp’s shareholders. Newmont shareholders vote on April 11, while Goldcorp shareholders vote April 4. If the conditions are met, the special dividend would... Read More

TransAlta strikes investment deal with Brookfield Renewable Partners

TransAlta strikes investment deal with Brookfield Renewable Partners
CALGARY — TransAlta Corp. says Brookfield Renewable Partners and its institutional partners have signed a $750-million deal to invest in the company’s hydro assets. Under the terms of the agreement, Brookfield will acquire exchangeable securities, which will be convertible into an equity ownership interest in TransAlta’s Alberta hydro assets. Brookfield will also purchase TransAlta common shares on the open market to... Read More

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 (16,089.33, down 155.26 points). Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Industrials. Down 10 cents, or 3.55 per cent, to $2.72 on 50.1 million shares. Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Down 68 cents, or 5.32 per cent, to $12.10 on 20.4 million shares. Encana Corp. (TSX:ECA). Energy. Down 42 cents, or 4.26... Read More

Investors raise concerns on Newmont’s proposed takeover of Goldcorp

Investors raise concerns on Newmont’s proposed takeover of Goldcorp
VANCOUVER — Investors are raising concerns about Newmont Mining Corp.’s proposed takeover of Goldcorp Inc. as early April votes on the deal approach. Hedge fund giant Paulson & Co. Inc. says in a letter that it believes the US$1.5-billion premium offered to Goldcorp shareholders is unjustified given the company’s poor performance. The firm, which holds 14.2 million shares in Newmont, says it does... Read More

BRP’s double-digit gains in Q4 profit, revenue due to strong wholesale sales

BRP’s double-digit gains in Q4 profit, revenue due to strong wholesale sales
VALCOURT, Que. — BRP Inc. says its fourth-quarter revenue was up 22.8 per cent from a year earlier, beating analyst estimates and propelling the Quebec-based company’s three-month profit to $82.7 million. The maker of Ski-Doo snowmobiles, Can-Am wheeled vehicles, boats, outboard motors and other recreational products says its fourth-quarter profit amounted to 84 cents a share, up 23.5 per cent from a year earlier. Based... 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 (16,244.59, up 77.03 points). Crescent Point Energy Corp. (TSX:CPG). Energy. Up 29 cents, or 6.64 per cent, to $4.66 on 13.2 million shares. Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Down 25 cents, or 1.92 per cent, to $12.78 on 10.6 million shares. The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings. (TSX:TGOD).... Read More