TORONTO – Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the TSX Venture Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (14,054.76 up 53.11 points):
Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Aerospace. Down eight cents, or 2.17 per cent, to $3.60 on 13.5 million shares.
Fortis Inc. (TSX:FTS.IR). Utility. Up 21 cents, or 0.66 per cent, to $32.21 on 9.7 million shares.
Air Canada (TSX:AC.B). Airline. Down 20 cents, or 3.37 per cent, to $5.74 on 8.2 million shares.
B2Gold Corp. (TSX:BTO). Miner. Up nine cents, or 3.04 per cent, to $3.05 on 7.7 million shares.
Barrick Gold Corp. (TSX:ABX). Miner. Up 28 cents, or 1.27 per cent, to $22.36 on 5.3 million shares.
Torex Gold Resources Inc. (TSX:TXG). Miner. Up two cents, or 1.63 per cent, to $1.25 on 5.2 million shares.
Toronto Venture Exchange (996.35 up 9.90 points):
Renegade Petroleum Ltd. (TSXV:RPL). Oil and gas. Unchanged at $1.35 on 21 million shares.
Petrolia Inc. (TSXV:PEA). Up 16 cents, or 20.78 per cent, to 93 cents on 9.1 million shares.
Companies reporting major news:
Brookfield Asset Management Inc. (TSX:BAM.A). Real Estate. Up 47 cents, or 1.1 per cent, to $43.25 on 553,248 shares. The Toronto-based company, which has a history reaching back more than a century, says 2013 was its best financial year ever. The company, which manages investments in the real estate, power generation, infrastructure and forestry sectors through subsidiaries and partnerships, had US$3.8 billion in net income.
DHX Media (TSX:DHX). Entertainment. Down 19 cents, or 3.68 per cent, to $4.97 on 1.3 million shares. Stock in the children’s programming company tumbled even thought it saw net income jump to $3.2 million in its fiscal second quarter and revenues go up by 15 per cent, helped by an increase in licensing revenue.
Enbridge Inc. (TSX:ENB). Oil and gas. Up 45 cents, or 0.95 per cent, to $47.82 on 1.4 million shares. The Calgary-based energy shipper posted adjusted earnings of $362 million, or 44 cents per share in the quarter, up from 42 cents per share in the comparable period of 2012 but short of analyst estimates of 46 cents per share.