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

Aimia shares surge after it announced Aeroplan program changes in 2020

Aimia shares surge after it announced Aeroplan program changes in 2020
MONTREAL — Aeroplan’s parent company received its biggest boost since announcing a change in CEO in April after its shares surged more than eight per cent Friday after it unveiled changes to the loyalty program once its exclusive partnership with Air Canada ends in 2020. Aimia Inc. shares rose 19 cents or 8.3 per cent at $2.49 in morning trading on the... 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

Aimia to launch Aeroplan charter airline after end of Air Canada partnership

Aimia to launch Aeroplan charter airline after end of Air Canada partnership
MONTREAL — Aeroplan aims to get into the airline business by offering charter flights to its most popular destinations as the loyalty program prepares for the end of its exclusive partnership with Air Canada in 2020. “We have routes where we have enough redemption demand today that we can fly a daily charter throughout the year on some particular routes,” Jeremy Rabe said in... Read More

No easy ride for ride-hailing in B.C. as province delays implementation again

No easy ride for ride-hailing in B.C. as province delays implementation again
VANCOUVER — The British Columbia government says it will ease into allowing ride-hailing services in the province, laying the groundwork for the new rides to enter the market as early as the fall of 2019. In the meantime, Transport Minister Claire Trevena says it will increase the number of taxis on the streets to help people get a safe ride and allow for... 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

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

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

Portland chosen for self-driving car pilot program

Portland chosen for self-driving car pilot program
PORTLAND, Maine — A Maine city is among seven municipalities that have been selected to help test self-driving car technology. The Portland Press Herald reports Washington-based transportation technology firm Inrix announced Tuesday that Portland would help pilot the AV Road Rules program. Inrix says the software communicates local traffic rules to autonomous vehicles. The cars will also transfer information on... Read More

A founder of WestJet and JetBlue commits to order 60 A220s for new U.S. airline

A founder of WestJet and JetBlue commits to order 60 A220s for new U.S. airline
One of the founders of WestJet Airlines Ltd. and JetBlue Airways Corp. has committed to buy 60 Airbus A220-300 aircraft for a new U.S. airline he’s launching. A memorandum of understanding for the aircraft which was developed by Bombardier Inc. was announced at the Farnborough Air Show. The deal is worth US$5.4 billion at list prices, but airlines typically receive... Read More