Saturday, August 1st23.1°C
27107
27169

Most actively traded companies on the TSX, TSX Venture Exchange

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

Toronto Stock Exchange (14,380.55 up 45.24 points):

Fortis Inc. (TSX:FTS.IR). Utilities. Up five cents, or 0.15 per cent, to $33.95 on 11.1 million shares.

Surge Energy Inc. (TSX:SGY). Oil and gas. Down 12 cents, or 1.95 per cent, to $6.02 on 8.3 million shares. Surge Energy Inc. plans to buy Longview Oil Corp. in a friendly deal valued at roughly $430 million, including debt, creating a mid-sized player focused on exploiting light and medium oil in Alberta. The two Calgary-based oil and gas companies said their businesses are a good fit with one another.

Longview Oil Corp. (TSX:LNV). Oil and gas. Up 28 cents, or 5.10 per cent, to $5.77 on 5.8 million shares.

Martinrea International Inc. (TSX:MRE). Autos. Up 83 cents, or 8.32 per cent, to $10.80 on 1.4 million shares. The company's stock rose for the second day after it announced on Monday it would begin the hunt for a new president and chief executive officer to replace Nick Orlando. Its stock had gained nearly 14 per cent on Monday.

Calmena Energy Services Inc. (TSX:CEZ). Oil and gas. Unchanged at four cents on 5.2 million shares.

Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Aerospace. Up 14 cents, or 3.41 per cent, to $4.25 on 4.7 million shares.

TVI Pacific Inc. (TSX:TVI). Miner. Down 0.5 cents, or 25 per cent, to 1.5 cents on 4.6 million shares.

Toronto Venture Exchange (1,000.93 up 6.37 points):

Supreme Pharmaceuticals Inc. (TSXV:SL). Biotechnology. Unchanged at six cents on 9 million shares.

True North Gems Inc. (TSX:TGX). Miner. Down one cent, or 12.50 per cent, to seven cents on 7.9 million shares.

Companies reporting major news:

WSP Global Inc. (TSX:WSP). Engineering and construction. Up $1.09, or 3.05 per cent, to $36.82 on 371,414 shares. Shares in the engineering services firm hit a record high Tuesday after industry analysts raised the company's target prices by as much as 15.7 per cent on a bullish outlook of its prospects for growth. At least six analysts increased their price targets to between $36 and $42 after WSP closed a $293-million equity offering to fund the acquisition of Alberta engineering and geomatics firm Focus Group Holding.

The Canadian Press


Read more Business News




Recent Trending




Today's Market
S&P TSX14468.44+85.68
S&P CDNX594.31+6.01
DJIA17689.86-56.12
Nasdaq5128.28-0.50
S&P 5002103.84-4.79
CDN Dollar0.7640-0.0052
Gold1096.90+0.60
Oil47.22-1.69
Lumber252.30+0.50
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 Sciences0.9101+0.1101
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
2379141#409, 769 KLO Road
2 bedrooms 2 baths
$244,900
more details
image2image2image2
Click here to feature your property
Please wait... loading


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...


Income from home equity

Photo: Thinkstock.comWhen retirement funds run low, seniors often ask if tapping into the equity in their home is the right way to retain financial independence. To see if this option might be a good ...

_



26370

26376


Member of BC Press Council


27074