Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (14,744.25, down 15.66 points):
Manulife Financial Corp. (TSX:MFC). Financial Services. Up $1.85, or 9.21 per cent, to $21.94 on 16.5 million shares.
B2Gold Corp. (TSX:BTO). Miner. Down 24 cents, or 6.52 per cent, to $3.44 on 14.2 million shares.
Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Aerospace, rail equipment. Up 17 cents, or 9.50 per cent, to $1.96 on 13.3 million shares. Bombardier’s net loss was reduced to US$94 million or four cents per share for the three months ended Sept. 30. That’s down from a year-earlier loss of nearly US$4.9 billion or $2.20 per share, when Bombardier wrote down the value of the CSeries program and one of its Learjet business jet programs.
First Quantum Minerals Ltd. (TSX:FM). Miner. Up 60 cents, or 4.18 per cent, to $14.97 on 11 million shares.
Yamana Gold Inc. (TSX:YRI). Miner. Down 35 cents, or 7.25 per cent, to $4.48 on 8.9 million shares.
Kinross Gold Corp. (TSX:K). Miner. Down 50 cents, or 9.40 per cent, to $4.82 on 8.4 million shares.
Companies reporting major news:
Yellow Pages Ltd. (TSX:Y). Publishing. Down $2.80, or 12.73 per cent, to $19.20 on 136,862 shares. Yellow Pages earned $3.8 million in its latest quarter, down from $13.2 million in the same quarter last year. The company said the profit amounted to 14 cents per share for the quarter ended Sept. 30 compared with a profit of 49 cents per share a year ago. Revenue for what was the company’s third quarter totalled $201.1 million, down from $210.6 million, due to a 24.4 per cent drop in print revenue.