Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (13,699.60, down 91.30 points):
Toronto-Dominion Bank (TSX:TD). Bank. Up 66 cents, or 1.22 per cent, to $54.87 on 6.9 million shares.
Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Aerospace, rail equipment. Down one cent, or 0.68 per cent, to $1.45 on 6.4 million shares.
Encana Corp. (TSX:ECA). Oil and gas. Down two cents, or 0.20 per cent, to $9.84 on 6.3 million shares.
Manulife Financial Corp. (TSX:MFC). Financial Services. Down 11 cents, or 0.50 per cent, to $22.04 on 5.9 million shares.
Element Financial Corp. (TSX:EFN). Financial Services. Down 89 cents, or 5.06 per cent, to $16.71 on five million shares.
B2Gold Corp. (TSX:BTO). Miner. Down two cents, or 1.31 per cent, to $1.51 on five million shares.
Companies reporting major news:
DH Corp. (TSX:DH). Technology. Up 74 cents, or 2.30 per cent, to $32.85 on 4.6 million shares. Financial technology company DH Corp. is defending itself against what it calls a “false and misleading” report from a hedge fund that casts doubts on its growth prospects and past performance. The report by Lawton Park Capital Management alleges the Toronto-based company is making “desperate” acquisitions and playing “accounting games” in order to obscure its dwindling performance.
Restaurant Brands International Inc. (TSX:QSR). Fast food restaurants. Up $2.67, or 5.32 per cent, to $52.84 on 825,643 shares. New menu items at Tim Hortons gave its owner an extra boost in the third quarter as the restaurant chain navigated the fallout of a weaker Canadian dollar. Restaurant Brands International Inc., owner of both Tim Hortons and Burger King, reported Tuesday that its profit grew to US$49.6 million or 24 cents per share in the period.