TORONTO - Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the TSX Venture Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (12,331.85 down 31.20 points):
First Quantum Minerals Ltd. (TSX:FM). Miner. Up 68 cents, or 3.65 per cent, at $19.29 on 11.85 million shares. Metals and mining led the advancers, finishing up 1.94 per cent at 850.36 points.
Enbridge Inc. (TSX:EN). Oil and gas. Down $1.10 or 2.37 per cent, at $45.30 on 7.02 million shares. The energy sector was up 0.74 per cent to 242.68 points.
Orbite Aluminae Inc. (TSX:ORT). Mining technology. Up 26 cents, or 26.80 per cent, at $1.23 on 6.81 million shares.
Tuscany International Drilling Inc. (TSX:TID). Down 2.5 cents, or 21.74 per cent, at nine cents on 5.87 million shares.
Eldorado Gold Corp. (TSX:ELD). Miner. Up 11 cents, or 1.34 per cent, to $8.32 on 6.30 million shares. The gold sector rose 0.20 per cent to 236.19 points as the price of the bullion jumped US$23.50 to $1,575.90 an ounce.
Kinross Gold Corp. (TSX:K). Miner. Down five cents, or 0.69 per cent, at $7.19 on 5.29 million shares.
Yamana Gold Inc. (TSX:YRI). Miner. Up eight cents, or 0.55 per cent, at $14.50 on 5.08 million shares.
Toronto Venture Exchange (1,041.85 up 15.13 points):
Temex Resources Corp. (TSXV:TME). Mine explorer. Up two cents, or 13.33 per cent, at 17 cents on 4.54 million shares.
Pinecrest Energy Inc. (TSXV:PRY). Oil and gas. Down three cents, or 2.63 per cent, at $1.11 on three million shares.
Companies reporting major news:
Bombardier (TSX:BBD.B). Transportation equipment. Unchanged at $3.93 on 3.83 million shares. Chief Executive Pierre Beaudoin had a total compensation pegged at about US$6 million last year, down 27 per cent from $8.2 million in 2011.
Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. (TSX:CP). Railway. Up $1.15, or 0.95 per cent, at $122.82 on 892,271 shares. Its rail line in Northern Ontario reopened Thursday night after a freight train derailment that caused 400 barrels of oil to spill.
Telus (TSX:T). Wireless telecommunications. Down 52 cents, or 0.75 per cent, at $68.88 on 545,593 shares. CEO Darren Entwistle earned just over $11 million in compensation in 2012, compared with $10.1 million in 2011, according to the company`s information circular.