Some of the most active companies traded Monday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (13,482.62, down 70.68 points):
Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Aerospace, rail equipment. Down two cents, or 1.32 per cent, to $1.50 on 6.9 million shares.
Orbite Technologies Inc. (TSX:ORT). Miner. Up 6.5 cents, or 16.05 per cent, to 47 cents on 5.3 million shares.
Encana Corp. (TSX:ECA). Oil and gas. Down four cents, or 0.37 per cent, to $10.67 on 5.1 million shares.
Yamana Gold Inc. (TSX:YRI). Miner. Up five cents, or 2.08 per cent, to $2.45 on five million shares.
Telesta Therapeutics Inc. (TSX:TST). Health care. Up five cents, or 5.95 per cent, to 89 cents on 4.6 million shares.
Baytex Energy Corp. (TSX:BTE). Oil and gas. Up 43 cents, or 7.40 per cent, to $6.24 on 4.2 million shares.
Companies reporting major news:
Canadian Natural Resources Ltd. (TSX:CNQ). Oil and gas. Down 73 cents, or 2.17 per cent, to $32.93 on 3.4 million shares. Canadian Natural Resources Ltd. is selling most of its royalty land holdings to PrairieSky Royalty Ltd. (TSX:PSK) (up 12 cents, or 0.46 per cent, to $26.12 on 670,481 shares) for $1.8 billion in stock and cash as it looks to strengthen its balance sheet amid low oil prices. The friendly deal would see CNRL transfer 81 per cent of its royalty volume to PrairieSky, consisting of the equivalent of 6,700 barrels per day of oil and natural gas production, and about 21,850 square kilometres of royalty land — nearly four times the size of Prince Edward Island.