TSX Venture Exchange - Closing Market Report

TSX Venture Exchange - Closing Market Report

August 18, 2005 17:22 ET

TSX Venture Exchange Closing Summary for August 18, 2005

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Aug. 18, 2005) -

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Trading was heavy on a volume of 73.6 million shares worth 47.5
million dollars.
There were 312 advances, 349 declines and 474 issues unchanged.
The S&P/TSX Venture Composite Index closed up 2.49 at 1891.32



Most Active Issues by Volume
Volume Name Symbol Close Change

2,779,612 Staccato Gold Resources Ltd. CAT $0.190 $0.050
1,883,200 Habanero Resources Inc. HAO $0.165 $0.045
1,566,677 Las Vegas From Home.Com
Entertainme LVH $0.465 $0.030
1,547,000 VIQ Solutions Inc. VQS $0.180 $0.010
1,511,500 Beartooth Platinum Corporation BTP $0.095 $0.030
1,466,700 Cons Odyssey Exploration Inc. ODE $0.240 $0.010
1,421,000 Kansai Mining Corp. KAN $0.230 -$0.020
1,252,239 Stratic Energy Corporation SE $1.140 $0.000
1,036,644 Medoro Resources Ltd. MRL $0.115 $0.025
1,010,300 Forest Gate Resources Inc. FGT $0.335 -$0.020


Most Active Securities by Value
Value Security Name Symbol Close Change

$1,599,183 Kensington Resources Ltd. KRT $ 3.260 $0.050
$1,431,532 Stratic Energy Corporation SE $ 1.140 $0.000
$1,323,211 Raven Energy Ltd. RVL $ 1.750 $0.000
$1,144,882 Calvalley Petroleum Inc.
cl A CVI.A $ 3.650 -$0.250
$1,077,491 Birch Mountain Resources Ltd. BMD $ 4.270 -$0.080
$1,077,197 Wealth Minerals Ltd. WML $ 1.280 $0.180
$1,047,220 Bankers Petroleum Ltd. BNK $ 1.480 $0.080
$988,182 CV Technologies Inc. CVQ $ 3.250 -$0.040
$895,651 Galleon Energy Inc. cl A GO.A $14.750 $0.300
$881,375 Taseko Mines Limited TKO $ 1.100 -$0.070


NEX Closing Summary for August 18, 2005

Trading was moderate on a volume of 1.47 million shares worth 0.37
million dollars.
There were 5 advances, 5 declines and 43 issues unchanged.

Most Active Issues by Volume
Volume Name Symbol Close Change

264,000 Petroflow Energy Ltd. cl A PFW.H $0.090 $0.040
178,000 Powertech Industries Inc. PWE.H $0.730 $0.060
98,000 Sharpe Resources Corp SHO.H $0.055 $0.005
87,000 Alinghi Minerals Inc. ALN.H $0.330 -$0.010
65,000 Golden Hat Resources Inc. GHA.H $0.055 $0.000
63,000 Shoreham Resources Ltd. SMH.H $0.100 -$0.020
56,500 Sheffield Resources Ltd. SLD.H $0.400 -$0.010
55,000 Big Bar Gold Corp. BBK.H $0.300 $0.040
50,000 YSV Ventures Inc. XSV.H $0.070 $0.025
45,500 Benchmark Energy Corp. BEE.H $0.400 -$0.010


Most Active Securities by Value
Value Security Name Symbol Close Change

$124,825 Powertech Industries Inc. PWE.H $0.730 $0.060
$27,360 Alinghi Minerals Inc. ALN.H $0.330 -$0.010
$25,865 Petroflow Energy Ltd. cl A PFW.H $0.090 $0.040
$22,630 Sheffield Resources Ltd. SLD.H $0.400 -$0.010
$18,420 Benchmark Energy Corp. BEE.H $0.400 -$0.010
$17,020 Hollinger Canadian
Newspapers Limited HCN.H $0.460 $0.000
$16,050 Big Bar Gold Corp. BBK.H $0.300 $0.040
$13,605 Calypso Acquisition Corp. CLP.H $0.390 $0.070
$9,410 Golden Raven Resources Ltd. GVN.H $0.390 $0.030
$9,300 Gold Port Resources Ltd. GPO.H $0.310 $0.000


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