TORONTO - Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the TSX Venture Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (15,214.96, up 7.85 points):
Carpathian Gold Inc. (TSX:CPN). Miner. Down 0.25 of a cent, or 7.14 per cent, to 3.25 cents on 10.2 million shares.
Levon Resources Ltd. (TSX:LVN). Miner. Up 12.5 cents, or 37.31 per cent, to 46 cents on four million shares.
Orbite Aluminae Inc. (TSX:ORT). Miner. Up seven cents, or 13.21 per cent, to 60 cents on 3.5 million shares.
Canexus Corp. (TSX:CUS). Chemicals. Down six cents, or 1.28 per cent, to $4.61 on 2.8 million shares.
Kelt Exploration Ltd. (TSX:KEL). Oil and gas. Up seven cents, or 0.45 per cent, to $15.47 on 2.7 million shares.
Lake Shore Gold Corp. (TSX:LSG). Miner. Up four cents, or 3.77 per cent, to $1.10 on 1.9 million shares.
Toronto Venture Exchange (1,037.76, down 0.03 of a point):
Condor Resources Inc. (TSXV:CN). Miner. Down 0.5 cents, or 3.85 per cent, to 12.5 cents on 3.2 million shares.
Stans Energy Corp. (TSXV:HRE). Down two cents, or 9.30 per cent, to 19.5 cents on 1.4 million shares.
Companies reporting major news:
Lassonde Industries Inc. (TSX:LAS.A). Beverages. Up $8.17, or 7.44 per cent, at $118.03 on 7,019 shares. The company is acquiring U.S. branded juice company Apple & Eve for US$150 million in a bid to strengthen its presence in the United States.
Shaw Communications Inc. (TSX:SJR.B). Communication services. Down 16 cents, or 0.58 per cent, to $27.62 on 314,304 shares. The company is making plans to launch a national TV news channel called Global News 1. In filings to the CRTC, the media division of the company, which operates Global Television, says it wants to launch a â€œhybrid local/nationalâ€ English-language news channel.
Note to readers: This is a corrected story: A previous version gave incorrect closing numbers for Lassonde Industries