TSX Venture Exchange - Closing Market Report

TSX Venture Exchange - Closing Market Report

August 17, 2005 16:59 ET

TSX Venture Exchange Closing Summary for August 17, 2005

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Aug. 17, 2005) -

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Trading was heavy on a volume of 77.0 million shares worth 51.7 million dollars.

There were 313 advances, 351 declines and 504 issues unchanged.

The S&P/TSX Venture Composite Index closed down 12.26 at 1888.83



Most Active Issues by Volume

Volume Name Symbol Close Change

2,414,823 Forest Gate Resources Inc. FGT $0.355 -$0.005
1,499,300 United Bolero Development Corp. UNB $0.145 $0.000
1,404,000 Golden Cariboo Resources Ltd. GCC $0.235 $0.035
1,289,038 Las Vegas From Home.Com
Entertainme LVH $0.435 $0.035
991,796 Kensington Resources Ltd. KRT $3.210 -$0.090
890,000 Antoro Resources Inc ORE $0.050 -$0.015
888,500 U.S. Oil and Gas Resources Inc. USR $0.130 $0.005
883,200 bcMetals Corporation C $0.520 $0.040
844,000 AADCO Automotive Inc AA $0.050 $0.000
842,250 Bankers Petroleum Ltd. BNK $1.400 -$0.100


Most Active Securities by Value

Value Security Name Symbol Close Change

$3,202,383 Kensington Resources Ltd. KRT $3.210 -$0.090
$2,704,686 Calvalley Petroleum Inc.
cl A CVI.A $3.900 -$0.140
$2,105,873 CV Technologies Inc. CVQ $3.290 $0.210
$2,069,967 Leader Energy Services Ltd. LEE $3.450 -$0.100
$1,231,696 Bankers Petroleum Ltd. BNK $1.400 -$0.100
$1,172,926 Storm Cat Energy Corporation SME $2.600 -$0.200
$931,782 Birch Mountain Resources Ltd. BMD $4.350 -$0.050
$875,759 Forest Gate Resources Inc. FGT $0.355 -$0.005
$774,553 Taseko Mines Limited TKO $1.170 -$0.040
$687,420 Titanium Corporation Inc. TIC $2.200 $0.060


NEX Closing Summary for August 17, 2005

Trading was moderate on a volume of 1.01 million shares worth 0.32
million dollars.

There were 7 advances, 6 declines and 33 issues unchanged.

Most Active Issues by Volume

Volume Name Symbol Close Change

170,140 Fintry Enterprises Inc. FEI.H $0.450 $0.000
117,666 Emergence Resort Canada Inc. ERS.H $0.420 -$0.005
84,500 Lexam Explorations Inc. LEX.H $0.085 $0.015
73,000 Powertech Industries Inc. PWE.H $0.670 $0.050
72,183 Pro-Spect-Or Resources Inc. PSR.H $0.600 -$0.050
50,000 Jourdan Resources Inc. JRN.H $0.075 -$0.005
45,000 Strike Minerals Inc STK.H $0.100 $0.015
44,500 Benchmark Energy Corp. BEE.H $0.410 -$0.010
38,400 Nexia Biotechnologies Inc. NXB.H $0.180 $0.000
37,000 SBI Skin Biology Incorporated SBI.H $0.060 $0.025


Most Active Securities by Value

Value Security Name Symbol Close Change

$76,560 Fintry Enterprises Inc. FEI.H $0.450 $0.000
$50,508 Emergence Resort Canada Inc. ERS.H $0.420 -$0.005
$48,440 Powertech Industries Inc. PWE.H $0.670 $0.050
$43,941 Pro-Spect-Or Resources Inc. PSR.H $0.600 -$0.050
$18,250 Benchmark Energy Corp. BEE.H $0.410 -$0.010
$8,000 Continental Precious
Minerals Inc. CZQ.H $0.990 -$0.010
$7,513 Lexam Explorations Inc. LEX.H $0.085 $0.015
$6,647 Nexia Biotechnologies Inc. NXB.H $0.180 $0.000
$4,822 Bell Canada International BI.H $4.900 $0.000
$4,680 Big Bar Gold Corp. BBK.H $0.260 $0.010


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