TSX Venture Exchange - Closing Market Report

TSX Venture Exchange - Closing Market Report

February 24, 2005 17:57 ET

TSX Venture Exchange Closing Summary for February 24, 2005


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FOR: TSX VENTURE EXCHANGE - CLOSING MARKET REPORTS

FEBRUARY 24, 2005 - 17:57 ET

TSX Venture Exchange Closing Summary for February 24,
2005

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Trading was very heavy on a volume of 129.9 million shares worth
111.7 million dollars.

There were 441 advances, 354 declines and 501 issues unchanged.


The S&P/TSX Venture Composite Index closed up 25.88 at 1977.28



Most Active Issues by Volume

Volume Name Symbol Close Change

8,149,400 Bankers Petroleum Ltd. BNK $1.500 $0.280
3,379,400 Forest Gate Resources Inc. FGT $0.300 $0.035
3,264,960 Grove Energy Limited GRV $1.310 $0.190
2,285,420 Oilexco Incorporated OIL $3.360 $0.060
2,091,281 Kensington Resources Ltd. KRT $1.720 $0.220
1,919,302 Starfield Resources Inc. SRU $0.475 -$0.025
1,408,000 Spider Resources Inc. SPQ $0.180 $0.000
1,296,550 Compliance Energy Corporation CEC $1.300 $0.100
1,251,434 Maple Minerals Corp. MPM $1.400 $0.020
1,239,580 Bell Coast Capital Corp. BCP $0.700 $0.120



Most Active Securities by Value

Value Security Name Symbol Close Change

$11,412,857 Bankers Petroleum Ltd. BNK $1.500 $0.280
$7,542,783 Oilexco Incorporated OIL $3.360 $0.060
$3,878,433 Grove Energy Limited GRV $1.310 $0.190
$3,601,105 Kensington Resources Ltd. KRT $1.720 $0.220
$2,865,851 Canoro Resources Ltd. CNS $4.690 $0.350
$2,640,453 Western Lakota Energy
Services Inc. WLE $5.550 -$0.100
$2,025,196 Messina Minerals Inc. MMI $1.970 -$0.080
$1,845,241 Tyler Resources Inc. TYS $1.560 -$0.060
$1,818,705 Ceramic Protection Corp CEP $23.000 -$0.500
$1,730,027 Maple Minerals Corp. MPM $1.400 $0.020



NEX Closing Summary for February 24, 2005


Trading was heavy on a volume of 3.18 million shares worth
0.59 million dollars.

There were 16 advances, 11 declines and 49 issues unchanged.


Most Active Issues by Volume

Volume Name Symbol Close Change

484,000 DPC Biosciences Corporation DPC.H $0.065 $0.015
443,000 Golden Hat Resources Inc. GHA.H $0.070 $0.015
362,000 Iciena Ventures Inc. IIE.H $0.260 $0.010
357,000 Global Tree Technologies Inc GTT.H $0.010 -$0.010
263,000 Canaco Resources Inc. CAN.H $0.560 $0.010
156,000 Isee3D Inc. ICG.H $0.065 -$0.010
154,000 Eloro Resources Ltd. ELO.H $0.180 $0.010
100,000 Abitibi Mining Corp. ABB.H $0.030 $0.000
78,500 Amarillo Gold Corporation AGC.H $0.310 -$0.010
71,500 Benchmark Energy Corp. BEE.H $0.280 -$0.010



Most Active Securities by Value

Value Security Name Symbol Close Change

$142,325 Canaco Resources Inc. CAN.H $0.560 $0.010
$90,222 Iciena Ventures Inc. IIE.H $0.260 $0.010
$37,703 Bell Canada International BI.H $4.500 $0.000
$31,850 DPC Biosciences Corporation DPC.H $0.065 $0.015
$31,030 Golden Hat Resources Inc. GHA.H $0.070 $0.015
$28,160 Eloro Resources Ltd. ELO.H $0.180 $0.010
$24,010 Amarillo Gold Corporation AGC.H $0.310 -$0.010
$21,950 Stratacom Technology Inc. STH.H $0.850 $0.050
$19,085 Benchmark Energy Corp. BEE.H $0.280 -$0.010
$18,460 Theralase Technologies Inc. TLT.H $0.580 $0.105


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