Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (13,882.41, down 41.04 points):
B2Gold Corp. (TSX:BTO). Miner. Down five cents, or 1.74 per cent, to $2.82 on 14.3 million shares.
Kinross Gold Corp. (TSX:K). Miner. Down 28 cents, or 4.14 per cent, to $6.48 on 11.3 million shares.
Yamana Gold Inc. (TSX:YRI). Miner. Down 17 cents, or 2.59 per cent, to $6.39 on 11.1 million shares.
Baytex Energy Corp. (TSX:BTE). Oil and gas. Down 40 cents, or 5.53 per cent, to $6.83 on 10.6 million shares.
Sabina Gold & Silver Corp. (TSX:SBB). Miner. Down 60 cents, or 34.68 per cent, to $1.13 on 9.3 million shares.
Torex Gold Resources Inc. (TSX:TXG). Miner. Down five cents, or 2.29 per cent, to $2.13 on 7.6 million shares.
Companies reporting major news:
Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Aerospace, rail equipment. Unchanged at $1.94 on 3.1 million shares. Bombardier says aviation authorities in Europe and the United States have now certified its CS100 passenger jet, clearing the way for delivery of the aircraft to Swiss International Air Lines by the end of the month. The Swiss carrier is scheduled to be the first to put the plane into commercial service in July.
Cascades Inc. (TSX:CAS). Forest products. Down 25 cents, or 2.60 per cent, to $9.35 on 93,237 shares. Quebec-based Cascades Inc. says it will build a US$64-million plant in Oregon to make bathroom tissue and paper hand towels. The company says the highly automated plant will employ 80 people.