Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (14,555.41, down 188.84 points):
B2Gold Corp. (TSX:BTO). Miner. Down 27 cents, or 7.85 per cent, to $3.17 on 12.6 million shares.
Manulife Financial Corp. (TSX:MFC). Financial Services. Up 49 cents, or 2.23 per cent, to $22.43 on 11.9 million shares.
Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Aerospace, rail equipment. Up seven cents, or 3.57 per cent, to $2.03 on 10.4 million shares.
Canopy Growth Corp. (TSX:CGC). Drug manufacturer. Up 26 cents, or 2.86 per cent, to $9.34 on 9.1 million shares.
Yamana Gold Inc. (TSX:YRI). Miner. Down 41 cents, or 9.15 per cent, to $4.07 on 8.3 million shares.
Athabasca Oil Corp. (TSX:ATH). Oil and gas. Down 14 cents, or 10.22 per cent, to $1.23 on 8.3 million shares.
Companies reporting major news:
Hudson’s Bay Company (TSX:HBC). Retailer. Down $1.76, or 10.63 per cent, to $14.80 on 866,338 shares. The company that owns the Bay, Lord & Taylor and Saks Fifth Avenue says sales across most of its retail business have fallen below expectations and it’s revising estimates for the 2016 financial year. Hudson’s Bay says sales at stores that have been open for at least a year in its third quarter fell by 3.6 per cent, after adjusting for currency fluctuation, and by four per cent when including the impact of foreign exchange.