Most actively traded companies on the TSX

TORONTO – Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:

Toronto Stock Exchange (14,952.50, down 150.61 points):

B2Gold Corp. (TSX:BTO). Miner. Down 16 cents, or 7.58 per cent, to $1.95 on 25.8 million shares.

Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Aerospace and transportation. Down two cents, or 0.85 per cent, to $2.33 on 11.6 million shares.

Romarco Minerals Inc. (TSX:R). Miner. Down two cents, or 3.77 per cent, to 51 cents on 6.4 million shares.

Manulife Financial Corp. (TSX:MFC). Insurance. Up 46 cents, or 2.16 per cent, to $21.73 on 4.7 million shares.

Encana Corp. (TSX:ECA). Oil and gas. Down five cents, or 0.34 per cent, to $21.73 on 4.1 million shares.

Yamana Gold Inc. (TSX:YRI). Miner. Down 40 cents, or 7.81 per cent, to $4.72 on 4 million shares.

Companies reporting major news:

Telus (TSX:T). Communication services. Down 37 cents, or 0.84 per cent, to $43.43 on 1.5 million shares. Ottawa has raised $2.11 billion in its latest auction of wireless spectrum. The company was the biggest buyer, paying over $1.5 billion for 15 licences.