Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (12,822.13, up 230.20 points):
Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Aerospace, rail equipment. Up nine cents, or 10.11 per cent, to 98 cents on 14 million shares.
Wi-LAN Inc. (TSX:WIN). Technology. Down two cents, or 1.28 per cent, to $1.54 on 12.4 million shares.
First Quantum Minerals Ltd. (TSX:FM). Miner. Up 42 cents, or 16.09 per cent, to $3.03 on 10.8 million shares.
Nevsun Resources Ltd. (TSX:NSU). Miner. Up 16 cents, or 4.38 per cent, to $3.81 on nine million shares.
Baytex Energy Corp. (TSX:BTE). Oil and gas. Down four cents, or 1.33 per cent, to $2.96 on 8.4 million shares.
Orbite Technologies Inc. (TSX:ORT). Miner. Down eight cents, or 20 per cent, to 32 cents on 7.1 million shares.
Companies reporting major news:
BlackBerry Ltd. (TSX:BB). Wireless communications. Up 32 cents, or 3.31 per cent, to $9.99 on 2.4 million shares. BlackBerry Ltd. has more than doubled the amount of stock it can repurchase from the public market by mid-2016. The Waterloo, Ont.,-based company said it has already repurchased 9.9 million common shares since June 29, 2015, — about 2.1 per cent of its public float — at an average weighted price of US$7.43 per share.