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Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:

Toronto Stock Exchange (14,797.18, up 86.36 points):

Encana Corp. (TSX:ECA). Oil and gas. Up 20 cents, or 1.63 per cent, to $12.45 on 9.5-million shares.

Kinross Gold Corp. (TSX:K). Miner. Down 13 cents, or 2.20 per cent, to $5.77 on 6.8-million shares.

Baytex Energy Corp. (TSX:BTE). Oil and gas. Up 23 cents, or 4.52 per cent, to $5.32 on 6.5-million shares.

B2Gold Corp. (TSX:BTO). Miner. Down six cents, or 1.50 per cent, to $3.94 on 6.2-million shares.

Teck Resources Ltd. (TSX:TCK.B). Miner. Down $1.92, or 7.94 per cent, to $22.27 on six-million shares.

Eldorado Gold Corp. (TSX:ELD). Miner. Up three cents, or 0.54 per cent, to $5.55 on 5.5-million shares.

Companies reporting major news:

WestJet (TSX:WJA). Airline. Up 47 cents, or 2.03 per cent, to $23.60 on 300,547 shares. WestJet has signed a code-share agreement with Hainan Airlines that will see the Chinese carrier place its HU code on WestJet-operated flights. The agreement builds on an existing interline agreement that has been in place since 2013.