TSX Venture Exchange - Closing Market Report

TSX Venture Exchange - Closing Market Report

March 17, 2005 17:02 ET

TSX Venture Exchange Closing Summary for March 17, 2005


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MARCH 17, 2005 - 17:02 ET

TSX Venture Exchange Closing Summary for March 17, 2005

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - March 17, 2005) -

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Trading was very heavy on a volume of 104.2 million shares worth 75.3
million dollars.


There were 372 advances, 403 declines and 486 issues unchanged.

The S&P/TSX Venture Composite Index closed up 2.37 at 1967.29
.



Most Active Issues by Volume

Volume Name Symbol Close Change

5,880,700 Freewest Resources Canada Inc. FWR $0.430 $0.070
2,418,995 Bankers Petroleum Ltd. BNK $1.380 -$0.010
2,376,100 Murgor Resources Inc. MUG $0.210 $0.025
2,003,469 Cline Mining Corporation CMK $1.390 $0.130
1,914,000 Cantex Mine Development Corp CD $0.075 -$0.010
1,885,900 Stratic Energy Corporation SE $1.280 $0.140
1,386,500 Catalina Energy Corp. CA $0.145 $0.040
1,320,336 Sirios Resources Inc. SOI $0.190 $0.060
1,128,300 American Bonanza Gold Mining Corp. BZA $0.160 $0.000
1,124,275 Grove Energy Limited GRV $1.310 $0.040

Most Active Securities by Value

Value Security Name Symbol Close Change

$3,316,906 Bankers Petroleum Ltd. BNK $1.380 -$0.010
$2,577,285 Cline Mining Corporation CMK $1.390 $0.130
$2,561,895 Freewest Resources Canada Inc. FWR $0.430 $0.070
$2,326,407 Stratic Energy Corporation SE $1.280 $0.140
$1,625,767 Kensington Resources Ltd. KRT $2.700 $0.140
$1,448,328 Grove Energy Limited GRV $1.310 $0.040
$1,207,533 Sterling Resources Ltd SLG $1.500 $0.150
$1,183,174 Eastshore Energy Ltd. cl A EST.A $4.750 $0.700
$1,180,481 Canoro Resources Ltd. CNS $3.640 $0.200
$1,136,404 Northern Hemisphere
Development Cor NHD $1.010 $0.100


NEX Closing Summary for March 17, 2005


Trading was heavy on a volume of 2.59 million shares worth 0.58
million dollars.


There were 12 advances, 7 declines and 48 issues unchanged.


Most Active Issues by Volume

Volume Name Symbol Close Change

397,200 Isee3D Inc. ICG.H $0.070 $0.010
243,500 Skyline Gold Corporation SK.H $0.060 -$0.005
226,000 Golden Hat Resources Inc. GHA.H $0.080 $0.005
209,000 Toba Industries Ltd. TBG.H $0.080 -$0.015
190,500 Canasia Industries Corporation CAJ.H $0.110 $0.000
160,167 Neuer Kapital Corp. NEU.H $0.560 $0.130
105,500 Shoreham Resources Ltd. SMH.H $0.400 $0.100
100,000 Abitibi Mining Corp. ABB.H $0.035 $0.005
97,500 Candao Enterprises Inc. CDA.H $0.375 $0.070
83,000 Canaco Resources Inc. CAN.H $0.570 $0.050

Most Active Securities by Value

Value Security Name Symbol Close Change

$86,202 Neuer Kapital Corp. NEU.H $0.560 $0.130
$70,034 Bi-Optic Ventures Inc. BOV.H $1.180 -$0.010
$45,810 Canaco Resources Inc. CAN.H $0.570 $0.050
$40,450 Shoreham Resources Ltd. SMH.H $0.400 $0.100
$31,988 Candao Enterprises Inc. CDA.H $0.375 $0.070
$27,615 Isee3D Inc. ICG.H $0.070 $0.010
$22,455 Canasia Industries Corporation CAJ.H $0.110 $0.000
$20,930 Emergence Resort Canada Inc. ERS.H $0.370 $0.085
$18,560 Golden Hat Resources Inc. GHA.H $0.080 $0.005
$18,425 Toba Industries Ltd. TBG.H $0.080 -$0.015


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