TSX Venture Exchange - Closing Market Report

TSX Venture Exchange - Closing Market Report

March 16, 2005 16:46 ET

TSX Venture Exchange Closing Summary for March 16, 2005


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MARCH 16, 2005 - 16:46 ET

TSX Venture Exchange Closing Summary for March 16, 2005

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Trading was very heavy on a volume of 118.2 million shares worth 87.9
million dollars.

There were 337 advances, 446 declines and 474 issues unchanged.


The S&P/TSX Venture Composite Index closed down 7.26 at 1964.92




Most Active Issues by Volume
Volume Name Symbol Close Change
4,051,225 Loon Energy Inc LEY $1.020 $0.000
3,734,000 Stratic Energy Corporation SE $1.140 $0.010
3,540,700 Freewest Resources Canada Inc. FWR $0.360 $0.065
2,779,367 Cantex Mine Development Corp CD $0.085 $0.010
2,261,836 CriticalControl Solutions Corp. CCZ $0.330 $0.010
2,063,900 North American Gem Inc. NAG $0.165 $0.035
2,025,739 Wyn Developments Inc. WL $0.780 $0.100
1,973,500 Murgor Resources Inc. MUG $0.185 $0.015
1,617,100 U.S. Oil and Gas Resources Inc. USR $0.250 $0.005
1,441,484 Columbia Metals Corporation Limited COL $0.740 $0.070

Most Active Securities by Value
Value Security Name Symbol Close Change
$5,381,100 Hawk Energy Corp. cl A HK.A $4.240 $0.090
$4,087,632 Stratic Energy Corporation SE $1.140 $0.010
$3,871,254 Loon Energy Inc LEY $1.020 $0.000
$2,764,158 Adulis Resources Inc. ADE $2.260 $0.110
$2,258,165 Kensington Resources Ltd. KRT $2.560 -$0.080
$1,695,991 Wyn Developments Inc. WL $0.780 $0.100
$1,692,114 Radius Gold Inc. RDU $1.560 $0.020
$1,674,017 Eastshore Energy Ltd. cl A EST.A $4.050 $0.350
$1,651,524 Technicoil Corporation TEC $3.160 -$0.180
$1,645,160 Taseko Mines Limited TKO $1.500 -$0.030


NEX Closing Summary for March 16, 2005


Trading was moderate on a volume of 1.58 million shares worth 0.51
million dollars.
There were 8 advances, 11 declines and 41 issues
unchanged.


Most Active Issues by Volume
Volume Name Symbol Close Change
257,000 Skyline Gold Corporation SK.H $0.065 -$0.005
205,212 Iciena Ventures Inc. IIE.H $0.245 $0.025
186,000 Bi-Optic Ventures Inc. BOV.H $1.190 $0.290
133,500 Emergence Resort Canada Inc. ERS.H $0.285 $0.000
120,500 Golden Hat Resources Inc. GHA.H $0.075 $0.005
112,000 DPC Biosciences Corporation DPC.H $0.060 -$0.010
60,833 Benchmark Energy Corp. BEE.H $0.280 -$0.025
50,000 Templar Resources Corp. TMR.H $0.095 -$0.005
45,000 El Nino Ventures Inc. ELN.H $0.440 -$0.010
31,000 Abitibi Mining Corp. ABB.H $0.030 $0.000

Most Active Securities by Value
Value Security Name Symbol Close Change
$189,310 Bi-Optic Ventures Inc. BOV.H $1.190 $0.290
$56,902 Bell Canada International BI.H $4.500 $0.000
$45,279 Iciena Ventures Inc. IIE.H $0.245 $0.025
$41,850 Emergence Resort Canada Inc. ERS.H $0.285 $0.000
$19,200 El Nino Ventures Inc. ELN.H $0.440 -$0.010
$17,634 Benchmark Energy Corp. BEE.H $0.280 -$0.025
$16,740 Skyline Gold Corporation SK.H $0.065 -$0.005
$16,000 Goldfarb Corporation, The cl A sv GDF.H $3.200 $0.100
$9,500 Street Resources Inc. SRS.H $0.380 $0.000
$8,923 Golden Hat Resources Inc. GHA.H $0.075 $0.005


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