Most actively traded companies on the TSX

TORONTO – Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:

Toronto Stock Exchange (14,195.73, up 51.56 points):

Mawson West Ltd. (TSX:MWE). Miner. Down one cent, or 33.33 per cent, to two cents on 9.5 million shares.

B2Gold Corp. (TSX:BTO). Miner. Up nine cents, or 4.52 per cent, to $2.08 on 7.7 million shares.

Canadian Natural Resources Ltd. (TSX:CNQ). Oil and gas. Up 33 cents, or 0.93 per cent, to $35.97 on 6.2 million shares.

Trevali Mining Corp. (TSX:TV). Miner. Up eight cents, or 8.33 per cent, to $1.04 on 5.8 million shares.

Yamana Gold Inc. (TSX:YRI). Miner. Up 28 cents, or 6.05 per cent, to $4.91 on 5.7 million shares.

Baytex Energy Corp. (TSX:BTE). Oil and gas. Up 44 cents, or 2.67 per cent, to $16.90 on 5.7 million shares.

Companies reporting major news:

Tim Hortons Inc. (TSX:THI). Restaurant chain. Down $1.23, or 1.28 per cent, to $94.94 on 1.2 million shares. The company is ready to pursue its global expansion, chief executive Marc Caira said Tuesday as shareholders voted to approve a takeover of the company by Burger King.

Hudson’s Bay Co. (TSX:HBC). Retail. Up 51 cents, or 2.17 per cent, to $24 on 568,143 shares. High-scale retailer Saks Fifth Avenue helped the Toronto-based company cut its year-over-year loss in the third quarter as the department store operator nearly doubled sales across its various banners.The company, which also owns Hudson’s Bay Co., Lord & Taylor and others, lost $13 million, or seven cents per share, in the three months ended Nov. 1.