Monday, August 3rd30.1°C
26264
24949

Most actively traded companies on the TSX, TSX Venture Exchange

TORONTO - Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the TSX Venture Exchange:

Toronto Stock Exchange (14,209.59 down 5.15 points):

Inter Pipeline Ltd. (TSX:IPL). Oil and gas. Up 96 cents, or 3.31 per cent, to $29.95 on 14.7 million shares.

Mercator Minerals Ltd. (TSX:ML). Miner. Up 1.5 cents, or 16.67 per cent, to 10.5 cents on 9.7 million shares.

Surge Energy Inc. (TSX:SGY). Oil and gas. Up 20 cents, or 3.51 per cent, to $5.90 on 7.9 million shares.

Southern Pacific Resource Corp. (TSX:STP). Oil and gas. Up four cents, or 27.59 per cent, to 18.5 cents on 7.1 million shares.

Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. (TSX:PGD). Miner. Up 2.5 cents, or 5.38 per cent, to 49 cents on 6.8 million shares.

Toronto Venture Exchange (1,025.37 up 5.94 points):

Petromanas Energy Inc. (TSXV:PMI). Oil and gas. Down 3.5 cents, or 14.58 per cent, to 20.5 cents on 7.6 million shares.

TriStar Gold Inc. (TSXV:TSG). Miner. Up 1.5 cents, or 13.64 per cent, to 12.5 cents on 6.8 million shares.

Companies reporting major news:

Mega Brands Inc. (TSX:MB.). Toymaker. Up $4.65, or 35.58 per cent, at $17.72 on 1.58 million shares. The stock shot up on news of a friendly, US$460-million takeover by Mattel, the world's largest toy company. Mattel has offered C$17.75 in cash per share for Mega Brands and would assume the company's debt of about $60 million.

TELUS Corp. (TSX:T). Communication services. Up 34 cents, or 0.87 per cent, to $39.23 on 1.8 million shares. The major wireless carrier, in a surprise move, has pulled out of the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association, the lobby group that represents the telecommunications industry, saying it can do a better job on behalf of customers on its own.

The Canadian Press


Read more Business News




Recent Trending




Today's Market
S&P TSX14468.44+85.68
S&P CDNX594.31+6.01
DJIA17598.20-91.66
Nasdaq5115.38-12.90
S&P 5002098.04-5.80
CDN Dollar0.7593-0.0007
Gold1096.90+0.60
Oil45.83+0.27
Lumber259.40+7.30
Natural Gas2.883+0.062

 
Okanagan Companies
Pacific Safety0.17-0.01
Knighthawk0.010.00
QHR Technologies Inc1.42+0.00
Cantex0.035-0.005
Anavex Life Sciences1.13+0.22
Metalex Ventures0.05+0.00
Russel Metals19.40-0.05
Copper Mountain Mining0.79+0.01
Colorado Resources0.065+0.005
ReliaBrand Inc0.0049+0.0004
Sunrise Resources Ltd0.03+0.00
Mission Ready Services0.095-0.045
Decisive Dividend Corp2.55+0.05

 





FEATURED Property
23327406 - 3105 Thacker Drive
3 bedrooms 3 baths
$1,395,000
more details
image2image2image2
Click here to feature your property
Please wait... loading


Mortgage policy changes?

There are rumours circulating again that the federal government may move to tighten mortgage insurance criteria. This is prompted by a recent article in the Financial Post. The housing market while b...


Chasing ducks

Photo: Thinkstock.comWhen businessmen tell me that being low priced is the only way to stay in business, I am skeptical. Price is the simplest way for a consumer to compare and is overused as the basi...


Taking care of business

Photo: Thinkstock.comRetirement as a goal has changed a lot over the years. There was a time, it was the only goal. You’d punch the clock and count the years until you could stop punching that t...

_








Member of BC Press Council


26010