TORONTO - Some of the most active companies traded Monday on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the TSX Venture Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (12,760.30 down two points):
San Gold Corp. (TSX:SGR). Miner. Up two cents, or 12.50 per cent, at 18 cents on 9.61 million shares. The gold sector rose 1.10 per cent to 212.83 points.
Surge Energy Inc. (TSX:SGY). Oil and gas. Up 22 cents, or 3.87 per cent, at $5.91 on 8.75 million shares. The energy sector dipped 0.19 per cent to 257.72 points.
Kinross Gold Corp. (TSX:K). Miner. Up four cents, or 0.65 per cent, at $6.19 on 4.65 million shares.
Osisko Mining Corp. (TSX:OSK). Miner. Up six cents, or 1.09 per cent, at $5.58 on 4.46 million shares.
Iamgold Corp. (TSX:IMG). Miner. Up 11 cents, or 1.56 per cent, at $7.17 on 4.38 million shares.
Toronto Venture Exchange (954.508 up 8.02 points):
Fission Uranium Corp. (TSXV:FCU). Uranium exploration. Up five cents, or 3.65 per cent, at $1.42 on 9.35 million shares. The company said it will consider a hostile takeover of Alpha Minerals Inc. (TSXV:AMW) after Alpha failed to respond to Fission`s offer of about $171 million. The offer expired on Sunday, Aug. 25. The deal will give Fission complete control of the Patterson Lake South uranium project in Saskatchewan.
ProntoForms Corp. (TSXV:PFM). Mobile solutions. Down 1.5 cents, or 18.75 per cent, at 6.5 cents on 8.87 million shares.
Company reporting major news:
Newfoundland Capital Corp. (TSX:NCC.A). Radio broadcaster. Up $1.30, or 14.94 per cent, at $10 on 4,300 shares. The company signed a deal to buy five radio stations in Toronto and Vancouver from Bell Media Inc. (TSX:BCE) for $112 million, plus the assumption of certain liabilities. BCE's stock rose 14 cents to $42.81 on 889,474 shares.
SNC-Lavalin (TSX:SNC). Construction. Down eight cents at $39.98 on 170,161 shares. The Montreal-based company won a contract to build a natural gas compression plant in Colombia for Transportadora de Gas Internacional S.A. E.S.P. for an undisclosed price. The contract will help the natural gas transportation company to meet peak demand for natural gas.