TORONTO – Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the TSX Venture Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (12,220.20 down 109.31 points):
Lundin Mining Corp. (TSX:LUN). Miner. Down 24 cents, or 5.76 per cent, at $3.93 on 5.9 million shares. The base metals sector led decliner on the TSX, down 37.22 points, or 4.53 per cent, to 785.15.
International Forest Products Ltd. (TSX:IFP.A). Up 19 cents, or 1.86 per cent, at $10.39 on 5.3 million shares.
Barrick Gold Corp. (TSX: ABX). Miner. Down 65 cents, or 3.34 per cent, at $18.81 on 4.9 million shares. The gold sector lost 7.64 points, or 3.72 per cent, to 197.61 while the June gold bullion contract shed early gains to close down $8.40 at US$1,453.60 an ounce.
Kinross Gold Corp. (TSX:K). Miner. Down 23 cents, or 3.97 per cent, at $5.56 on 4.3 million shares.
GuestLogix Inc. (TSX:GXI): Retail technology. Up seven cents, or 6.80 per cent, at $1.10 on 4.2 million shares.
Orezone Gold Corp. (TSX:ORE): Miner. Up two cents, or 2.78 per cent, at 74 cents on 3.5 million shares.
Toronto Venture Exchange (965.22 up 0.55 of a point):
Colorado Resources Ltd. (TSXV:CXO). Miner. Up 11 cents, or 20.37 per cent, at 65 cents on 4.5 million shares.
Reunion Gold Corp. (TSXV:RGD). Miner. Up three cents, or 37.50 per cent, at 11 cents on 4.2 million shares.
Companies reporting major news:
SNC-Lavalin (TSX:SNC). Engineering. Down three cents, or 0.07 per cent, at $43.55 on 254,637 shares. The company says Ottawa’s decision to ban it from bidding on Canadian International Development Agency contracts in the wake of a 10-year ban by the World Bank will have little impact. The Montreal-based firm says it only has a couple of small contracts with the aid agency and hasn’t bid on new ones for some time.
TransCanada Corp. (TSX:TRP): Oil and gas. Down 63 cents, or 1.27 per cent, at $49.14 on 1.35 million shares. The company reported it earned $446 million, or 63 cents per share, in its first quarter, up from 50 cents per share or $352 million in the first quarter of 2012.