TORONTO – Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the TSX Venture Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (13,880.99 up 86.81 points):
B2Gold Corp. (TSX:BTO). Miner. Up 11 cents, or 3.89 per cent, to $2.94 on 9.8 million shares.
Teranga Gold Corp. (TSX:TGZ). Miner. Up four cents, or four per cent, to $1.04 on 9.1 million shares.
Kinross Gold Corp. (TSX:K). Miner. Up 27 cents, or 4.80 per cent, to $5.90 on 7.7 million shares.
Torex Gold Resources Inc. (TSX:TXG). Miner. Up eight cents, or 6.78 per cent, to $1.26 on 7.2 million shares.
Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Transportation equipment. Down four cents, or 0.95 per cent, to $4.15 on 6.6 million shares.
Fortis Inc. (TSX:FTS.IR). Utilities. Down five cents, or 0.16 per cent, to $31.90 on 6.1 million shares.
Toronto Venture Exchange (980.24 up 12.83 points):
Renegade Petroleum Ltd. (TSXV:RPL). Oil and gas. Up 30 cents, or 30 per cent, to $1.30 on 56.4 million shares. The petroleum junior is being taken over by Alexander Energy Ltd. under a stock deal that valued its shares at $1.55 apiece, a 65 per cent premium, based on the pre-offer stock prices of both companies. The combined company will be called Spartan Energy Corp.
Alexander Energy Ltd. TSXV:ALX). Oil and gas. Down six cents, or 8.45 per cent, to 65 cents on 10.7 million shares.
Companies reporting major news:
Cineplex Inc. (TSX:CGX). Entertainment. Down 62 cents, or 1.49 per cent, to $40.88 on 659,250 shares. The national theatre chain turned in mixed financial results in the fourth quarter, with the company’s revenue up significantly but earnings falling short of estimates due to higher expenses.
CAE Inc. (TSX:CAE). Flight simulators, training. Up 49 cents, or 3.53 per cent, to $14.39 on 2.1 million shares. The flight simulator builder reported earnings of 18 cents per share for the period ended Dec. 31, up from 14 cents a year earlier and a penny better than the 17 cents it was expected to earn according to analysts polled by Thomson Reuters. Third-quarter revenues grew to $513.6 million, up 2.5 per cent from a year earlier, although lower than the $533 million expected by analysts.