Some of the most active companies traded Monday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (15,266.04, up 73.50 points):
Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Aerospace, rail equipment. Up 12 cents, or 4.86 per cent, to $2.59 on 10.8 million shares.
Cenovus Energy Inc. (TSX:CVE). Oil and gas. Down 23 cents, or 2.19 per cent, to $10.28 on 4.71 million shares.
Bank of Nova Scotia (TSX:BNS). Bank. Up 65 cents, or 0.83 per cent, to $78.57 on 4.7 million shares.
Yamana Gold Inc. (TSX:YRI). Miner. Unchanged at $3.12 on 4.6 million shares.
Eldorado Gold Corp. (TSX:ELD). Miner. Up 20 cents, or 5.71 per cent, to $3.70 on 4.4 million shares.
Manulife Financial Corp. (TSX:MFC). Financial Services. Up 36 cents, or 1.49 per cent, to $24.45 on 4.3 million shares.
Companies reporting major news:
Hudson’s Bay Co. (TSX:HBC). Retailer. Up $1.34, or 15.09 per cent, to $10.22 on 2.6 million shares. The Toronto-based company is facing investor pressure to unlock value from its real estate assets, even if that means closing its “crown jewel” locations. Land & Buildings Investment Management of Stamford, Conn., said in a public letter that HBC’s Saks Fifth Avenue store in Manhattan, New York, is worth more than the company as a whole at current stock prices. The company has said in the past that the building is worth US$3.7 billion.