Most actively traded companies on the TSX, TSX Venture Exchange markets by The Canadian Press Posted Dec 18, 2013 4:20 pm MDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email TORONTO – Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the TSX Venture Exchange:Toronto Stock Exchange (13,334.73 up 154.57 points):Sirocco Mining Inc. (TSX:SIM). Miner. Up two cents, or 5.26 per cent, at 40 cents on 23.02 million shares. The metals and mining sector was up 1.33 per cent at 267.27 points.Santonia Energy Inc. (TSX:STE). Oil and gas. Unchanged at $1.20 on 10.81 million shares.PMI Gold Corp. (TSX:PMV). Miner. Down 3.5 cents, or 8.64 per cent, at 37 cents on 8.32 million shares. The stock gave back some of its big gains a day after Asanko Gold Inc. TSX:AKG) announced Tuesday that it planned to buy PMI in a stock-swap deal that values the exploration and development company’s shares at just over 44 cents apiece, a 79 per cent premium to their 20-day volume-weighted average. Asanko stock fell 20 cents, or 9.8 per cent, to $1.84.Manulife Financial Corp. (TSX:MFC). Insurance. Up 50 cents, or 2.53 per cent, at $20.23 on 5.53 million shares.B2Gold Corp. (TSX:BTO). Miner. Down five cents, or 2.23 per cent, at $2.19 on 5.26 million shares.Toronto Venture Exchange (890.71 up 4.63 points):Sirocco Mining Inc. (TSXV:SIM). Miner. Up two cents, or 5.26 per cent, at 40 cents on 23.02 million shares.Santonia Energy Inc. (TSXV:STE). Oil and gas. Unchanged at $1.20 on 10.81 million shares.Companies reporting major news:Imperial Oil Ltd. (TSX:IMO). Oil and gas. Up $1.06, or 2.34 per cent, at $6.43 on 611,368 shares. Imperial has applied for regulatory approval to build a new $7-billion Aspen oilsands project northeast of Fort McMurray, Alta.TransCanada Corp. (TSX:TRP). Up 99 cents, or 2.12 per cent, at $47.66 on 1.44 million shares. CEO Russ Girling says the company is looking at opening an oil pipeline in Mexico as the country ends its government monopoly on energy development.
TRUJILLO ALTO, Puerto Rico — Stephanie Jones scored 21 points, and No. 7 Maryland held off Georgia for a 58-51 victory Saturday in the Puerto Rico Clasico tournament.The Terrapins (6-0) led 53-51 in the final minute before Brianna Fraser hit a jumper and Taylor Mikesell added a free throw with 20 seconds left to quell the comeback bid.Maryland made more field goals in the first quarter (10) than over the final three periods (nine).Jones scored 17 in the first half, and the Terps held a 15-point lead early in the second quarter. But Georgia (3-3) went ahead 40-38 shortly after halftime, and the game remained close during a fourth quarter in which the Terrapins missed nine of 11 shots from the field and the Bulldogs went 3 for 20.Jones was the only Maryland player to score in double figures. Mikesell and Fraser had eight points apiece and Shakira Austin contributed 14 rebounds.Gabby Connally scored 16 on 5-for-21 shooting for Georgia, which was outscored 16-6 at the foul line.BIG PICTUREGeorgia: The Bulldogs are a .500 team, but that likely won’t last for long if their defence against the seventh-ranked team in the country is any indication.Maryland: The Terrapins got off to a fast start for a change and showed their mettle from playing in a close game following a series of blowouts. This victory, albeit by a narrow margin, should not impact their perch in the top 10.UP NEXTGeorgia: Faces Mercer on Wednesday night, the first of three straight nonconference home games.Maryland: Hosts Georgia Tech on Wednesday night in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge.___More AP college basketball: https://apnews.com/tag/Collegebasketball and https://twitter.com/AP_Top25The Associated Press