TORONTO – Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the TSX Venture Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (12,824.63 up 30.38 points):
Research In Motion Ltd. (TSX:RIM). Wireless technology. Up 33 cents, or 1.90 per cent, at $17.74 on 12,524,676 shares. The BlackBerry maker’s stock continued its upward trek for a fifth consecutive trading day.
Rogers Communications Inc. (TSX:RCI.B). Media and wireless. Up a penny, or 0.02 per cent, at $46.15 on 10,193,562 shares.
Kinross Gold Corp. (TSX:K). Miner. Up 27 cents, or 2.83 per cent, at $9.80 on 5,693,531 shares. The gold sector led all the advancers on Toronto’s main board, rising 1.22 per cent to 300.54 points as price of the bullion advanced US$6.20 to $1,693.20 per ounce on the New York Mercantile Exchange.
INV Metals Inc. (TSX:INV). Miner. Up 1.5 cents, or 12.50 per cent, at 13.5 cents on 5,295,000 shares.
Uranium One Inc. (TSX:UUU). Miner. Unchanged at $2.75 on 4,978,618 shares.
AuRico Gold Inc. (TSX:AUQ). Miner. Up three cents, or 0.39 per cent, at $7.73 on 3,952,822 shares.
TSX Venture Exchange (1,241.07 up 4.46 points):
Longford Energy Inc. (TSXV:LFD.H). Oil and gas explorer. Unchanged at 11.5 cents on 13,897,480 shares.
Pinecrest Energy Inc. (TSXV:PRY). Oil and gas explorer. Down three cents, or 2.04 per cent, at $1.44 on 5,674,679 shares.
Companies reporting major news:
Canadian National Railway (TSX:CNR). Railway. Down 99 cents, or 1.04 per cent, at $93.77 on 747,537 shares. The stock, up $10 since November, stepped back despite an earnings report that showed an increase in both profit and revenue and an announcment by CN that it was raising its dividend 15 per cent.
Celestica Inc. (TSX:CLS). Electronics manufacturer. Up six cents, or 0.71 per cent, at $8.56 on 1,463,104 shares. After markets closed, the contract electronics manufacturer reported a sharp drop in fourth-quarter profit and lower revenue as it wound down work for Research In Motion.
Inmet Mining Corp. (TSX:IMN). Miner. Up 35 cents, or 0.49 per cent, at $71.29 on 291,756 shares. The Toronto-based company said several parties have expressed interest in offering an alternative to the hostile, $5.1-billion takeover bid by First Quantum Minerals (TSX:FM). First Quantum stock was down 41 cents, or 1.92 per cent, at $20.92 on 1,717,408 shares.