Some of the most active companies traded Wednesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (13,503.98, up 77.75 points):
Kinross Gold Corp. (TSX:K). Miner. Up five cents, or 1.13 per cent, to $4.46 on 8.7 million shares.
B2Gold Corp. (TSX:BTO). Miner. Down five cents, or 2.20 per cent, to $2.22 on 7.3 million shares.
Lake Shore Gold Corp. (TSX:LSG). Miner. Down 11 cents, or 5.29 per cent, to $1.97 on 7.3 million shares.
Baytex Energy Corp. (TSX:BTE). Oil and gas. Up 14 cents, or 2.86 per cent, to $5.04 on 7.1 million shares.
Torex Gold Resources Inc. (TSX:TXG). Miner. Unchanged at $1.76 on 7.1 million shares.
Teck Resources Ltd. (TSX:TCK.B). Miner. Up 49 cents, or 5.08 per cent, to $10.14 on 6.9 million shares.
Companies reporting major news:
Dollarama Inc. (TSX: DOL). Discount retailer. Up $6.17, or 7.46 per cent, to $88.91 on 1.3 million shares. Dollarama is turning to the fourth generation of its founding family with the son of the current chief executive about to take over as CEO of Canada's largest chain of discount stores. Larry Rossy, who has led the Montreal-based company through a period of rapid growth since it went public in October 2009, will continue as executive chairman. But his son, Neil Rossy, becomes Dollarama's president and CEO on May 1.
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