Some of the most active companies traded Monday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (13,317.52, up 242.10 points):
Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Aerospace, rail equipment. Down two cents, or 1.56 per cent, to $1.26 on 11.5 million shares.
First Quantum Minerals Ltd. (TSX:FM). Miner. Down 24 cents, or 4.60 per cent, to $4.98 on 5.1 million shares.
Baytex Energy Corp. (TSX:BTE). Oil and gas. Up 91 cents, or 17.33 per cent, to $6.16 on 4.8 million shares.
Orbite Technologies Inc. (TSX:ORT). Miner. Up 4.5 cents, or 10.34 per cent, to 48 cents on 4.5 million shares.
B2Gold Corp. (TSX:BTO). Miner. Up two cents, or 1.41 per cent, to $1.44 on 4.2 million shares.
Eldorado Gold Corp. (TSX:ELD). Miner. Up one cent, or 0.24 per cent, to $4.26 on four million shares.
Companies reporting major news:
HNZ Group Inc. (TSX:HNZ.A). Transportation. Down $2.02, or 14.41 per cent, to $12 on 46,407 shares. HNZ shares hit a nearly six-year low after the helicopter services firm announced it will suspend its monthly dividend starting next year as it deals with a slowdown in the resource sector, a key customer for the company.
TransCanada Corp. (TSX:TRP). Oil and gas. Up $1.28, or 3.10 per cent, to $42.56 on 1.4 million shares. TransCanada Corp. says its NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd. subsidiary has signed contracts that will require a $570-million system expansion for 2018. The company says NOVA Gas has signed firm contracts to transport about 2.7 billion cubic feet of natural gas a day.