TSX Venture Exchange - Closing Market Report

TSX Venture Exchange - Closing Market Report

December 23, 2008 17:04 ET

TSX Venture Exchange Closing Summary for December 23, 2008

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Dec. 23, 2008) -

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Trading was very heavy on a volume of 259.7 million shares worth 26.1 million dollars.

There were 416 advances, 404 declines and 718 issues unchanged.

The S&P/TSX Venture Composite Index closed up 6.29 at 698.31



Most Active Issues by Volume

Volume Name Symbol Close Change

6,951,872 Opal Energy Corp. OPA $ 0.005 -$0.005
4,239,205 Gold Wheaton Gold Corp. GLW $ 0.215 $0.000
4,051,650 Merit Mining Corp. MEM $ 0.005 $0.000
3,225,500 Amerix Precious Metals Corporation APM $ 0.015 $0.000
3,000,000 Odesia Group Inc. ODS $ 0.100 -$0.280
2,460,400 KWG Resources Inc. KWG $ 0.010 -$0.005
2,439,002 Nordic Oil & Gas Ltd. NOG $ 0.035 -$0.010
2,353,900 Dumont Nickel Inc. DNI $ 0.005 $0.000
2,321,167 Canadian Shield Resources Inc. CSP $ 0.005 -$0.005
2,039,000 Tagish Lake Gold Corp. TLG $ 0.010 $0.000


Most Active Securities by Value

Value Security Name Symbol Close Change

$902,914 Gold Wheaton Gold Corp. GLW $ 0.215 $0.000
$852,477 Coastal Energy Company CEN $ 1.320 -$0.030
$725,467 Pan Orient Energy Corp. POE $ 2.940 -$0.010
$562,330 San Gold Corporation SGR $ 1.240 $0.030
$554,215 Bear Creek Mining Corporation BCM $ 1.100 $0.010
$524,932 WesternZagros Resources Ltd. WZR $ 0.670 $0.000
$363,600 Pure Technologies Ltd. PUR $ 3.000 $0.300
$348,496 Noront Resources Ltd. NOT $ 0.560 $0.000
$344,356 Hathor Exploration Limited HAT $ 2.690 $0.040
$315,222 Serica Energy PLC SQZ $ 0.500 $0.005


NEX Closing Summary for December 23, 2008

Trading was heavy on a volume of 2.93 million shares worth 0.08 million dollars.

There were 5 advances, 7 declines and 33 issues unchanged.



Most Active Issues by Volume

Volume Name Symbol Close Change

893,000 Divcom Lighting Inc. DVQ.H $ 0.005 $0.000
388,411 Sphere Resources Inc. SPH.H $ 0.005 $0.000
237,500 Wavefire.com Inc. cl A WAF.H $ 0.060 $0.000
193,895 Strategic Resource Acquisition
Corporation SRZ.H $ 0.005 $0.000
165,000 Bi-Optic Ventures Inc. BOV.H $ 0.040 $0.000
130,000 Becker Gold Mines Ltd. BGD.H $ 0.060 -$0.010
127,500 Jalna Minerals Ltd. JMA.H $ 0.020 -$0.030
100,133 HTI Ventures Corp. HTX.H $ 0.030 $0.000
84,760 Regency Gold Corp. RAU.H $ 0.120 -$0.010
82,850 Costa Energy Inc. COE.H $ 0.005 $0.000


Most Active Securities by Value

Value Security Name Symbol Close Change

$14,235 Wavefire.com Inc. cl A WAF.H $ 0.060 $0.000
$10,241 Regency Gold Corp. RAU.H $ 0.120 -$0.010
$9,000 Becker Gold Mines Ltd. BGD.H $ 0.060 -$0.010
$7,980 Westward Explorations Ltd. WWE.H $ 0.270 $0.070
$6,600 Bi-Optic Ventures Inc. BOV.H $ 0.040 $0.000
$4,715 Jalna Minerals Ltd. JMA.H $ 0.020 -$0.030
$4,465 Divcom Lighting Inc. DVQ.H $ 0.005 $0.000
$3,570 eShippers Management Ltd. EPX.H $ 0.105 -$0.015
$3,001 HTI Ventures Corp. HTX.H $ 0.030 $0.000
$2,923 Afrasia Mineral Fields Inc. AFS.H $ 0.060 -$0.020


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