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BSS NEWS BITES ALERTS ISSUED FOR CANADIAN MARKET ON MONDAY 26 JUNE 2017

NEWS BITES - NORTH AMERICA

Total Canadian Market down 55.77 points or -5.3% to 996.06

BSS News Bites issued 175 Alerts on notable trading amongst the 2,338 Stocks traded on the Total Canadian Market today, of which 70 (40%) were Bearish.

Of all the Alerts, the following were the most prominent in today's trading:

HEAVYWEIGHT MARKET LEADERS

+ Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, Canada's 5th largest bank by market capitalisation, has dropped 2.3% to trade at CAD104.87 vs. the S&P/TSX 60 Index which weakened 0.7 points (or 0.07%) to 900.8. Representing a weighting of about 2.7% of the index, the stock accounted for 88.9% of today's loss. Trading volume was 2.0 times average at the end of the day. Compared with the S&P/TSX 60 Index which fell 0.7 points (or 0.07%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -2.3%.

SECTOR BULLS

+ Theratechnologies, Canada's 3rd largest biotechnology company by market capitalisation, has climbed 5.4% to trade at CAD8.37 vs. the Biotechnology sector which strengthened 14.8 points (or 0.6%) to 2,478.9. Representing a weighting of about 9.4% of the sector, the stock accounted for 84.8% of today's gain. The shares have outperformed 95% of the market in the past week. Trading volume was 1.1 times average at the end of the day. Compared with the S&P/TSX 60 Index which fell 0.7 points (or 0.07%) in the day, this represented a relative price increase of 5.5%.

+ TSO3, Canada's 2nd largest medical instruments & equipment company by market capitalisation, has lifted 3.9% to trade at CAD2.93 vs. the Medical instruments & equipment sector which strengthened 30.4 points (or 0.8%) to 3,722.2. Representing a weighting of about 28.3% of the sector, the stock accounted for the gain. Trading volume was 61% of average at the end of the day. Compared with the S&P/TSX 60 Index which fell 0.7 points (or 0.07%) in the day, this represented a relative price increase of 4.0%.

+ Brookfield Asset Management, Canada's largest real estate services company by market capitalisation, has increased 0.9% to trade at CAD51.86 vs. the Real estate services sector which strengthened 19.7 points (or 0.6%) to 3,204.3. Representing a weighting of about 50.5% of the sector, the stock accounted for 76.1% of today's gain. The shares have outperformed 80% of the market in the past three months. Trading volume was 58% of average at the end of the day. Compared with the S&P/TSX 60 Index which fell 0.7 points (or 0.07%) in the day, this represented a relative price increase of 1.0%.

SECTOR BEARS

+ Suncor Energy, Canada's largest oil & gas - integrated company by market capitalisation, has decreased 1.2% to trade at CAD38.07 vs. the Oil & gas - integrated sector which weakened 7.6 points (or 1%) to 752.8. Representing a weighting of about 46.3% of the sector, the stock accounted for 54.1% of today's loss. Trading volume was 57% of average at the end of the day. Compared with the S&P/TSX 60 Index which fell 0.7 points (or 0.07%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -1.1%.

+ Westshore Terminals Investment, Canada's largest coal company by market capitalisation, has dropped 2.6% to trade at CAD21.19 vs. the Coal sector which weakened 6.0 points (or 1%) to 620.3. Representing a weighting of about 37.9% of the sector, the stock accounted for the loss. Trading volume was 69% of average at the end of the day. Compared with the S&P/TSX 60 Index which fell 0.7 points (or 0.07%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -2.5%.

+ Boyd Group Income Fund, Canada's largest personal services company by market capitalisation, has decreased 1.5% to trade at CAD97.15 vs. the Personal services sector which weakened 436.0 points (or 1.3%) to 32,539.0. Representing a weighting of about 87.8% of the sector, the unit accounted for the loss. Trading volume was 21% of average at the end of the day. Compared with the S&P/TSX 60 Index which fell 0.7 points (or 0.07%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -1.5%.

BSS News Bites alerted Unusual Rises in 7 Stocks through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineO/all Price Change52-Wk High
Xtra-Gold Resources jumped 6.5% on high volume 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT in the morning, closing 6.12% higher at 26.0c3.0c [13.04%]56.0c
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International jumped 6.1% on robust volume 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT in the morning, closing 1.8% higher at CAD22.61CAD1.68 [8.03%]CAD42.25
Banro jumped 6.5% 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT in the morning, closing unchanged at 99.0c6.0c [6.45%]CAD6.20
Ten Peaks Coffee jumped 7.7% on strong volume 26 June 2017 14:46 EDT in the afternoon, closing -1.09% lower at CAD6.3439.0c [6.55%]CAD8.40
Immunovaccine jumped 6.2% 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT in the morning, closing -3.33% lower at CAD1.163.0c [2.65%]CAD1.70

BSS News Bites alerted Unusual Falls in 7 Stocks through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineO/all Price Change52-Wk Low
IC Potash tumbled 9.1% on robust volume 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT in the morning, closing unchanged at 5.0c-0.50 [-9.09%]4.50c
Forsys Metals plummeted 14.3% 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT in the morning, closing unchanged at 12.0c-2.0 [-14.29%]5.0c
Acerus Pharmaceuticals tumbled 7.7% 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT in the morning, closing unchanged at 12.0c-1.0 [-7.69%]8.50c
TMAC Resources sank 5.1% on robust volume 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT in the morning, closing recovered at CAD15.27-67.0 [-4.2%]CAD13.05
Prophecy Coal tumbled 7.2% 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT in the morning, closing recovered at CAD3.19-13.0 [-3.92%]-

BSS News Bites alerted 52-week Highs in 16 Stocks through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price Change52-Wk High
Fortis hits 52-week high sixth time in one month 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT this morning, decreasing slightly to close at CAD46.92CAD46.9225.0c [0.54%]CAD47.05
WSP Global hits 52-week high eleventh time in one month 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT this morning, sinking sharply to close at CAD53.60CAD53.60-15.0 [-0.28%]CAD54.0
Allied Properties hits 52-week high third time in one month 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT this morning, sinking sharply to close at CAD39.90CAD39.9011.0c [0.28%]CAD40.22
Pure Industrial Real Estate Trust hits 52-week high eighth time in one month 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT this morning, sinking sharply to close at CAD7.03CAD7.031.0c [0.14%]CAD7.07
Transcontinental hits 52-week high second time in one month 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT this morning, sinking sharply to close at CAD25.93CAD25.93-4.0 [-0.15%]CAD26.22

BSS News Bites alerted 52-week Lows in 10 Stocks through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price Change52-Wk Low
Crescent Point Energy hits 52-week low fourteenth time in one month 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT this morning, recovering well to close at CAD9.97CAD9.97-19.0 [-1.87%]CAD21.76
Calfrac Well Services hits 52-week low second time in six months 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT this morning, closing higher at CAD2.30CAD2.30-17.0 [-6.88%]CAD5.34
Polymet Mining hits 52-week low eighth time in one month 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT this morning, closing higher at 78.0c78.0c-1.0 [-1.27%]CAD1.48
Sherritt International hits 52-week low second time in six months 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT75.0c-1.0 [-1.32%]CAD1.67
Western Energy Services hits 52-week low fifth time in one month 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT this morning, closing higher at CAD1.82CAD1.82-CAD3.52

BSS News Bites alerted Consecutive Rises in 22 Stocks through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Westport Fuel Systems up 11.4% in 2 days 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT, it closed at CAD3.38CAD3.3828.0c [9.03%]3.7
Aimia accelerates rise; now up 4.3% in 2 days 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT, it closed at CAD9.10CAD9.1080.0c [9.64%]1.2
Canadian Zinc up 6.5% in 2 days 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT, it closed at 17.50c17.50c1.50c [9.38%]0.5
Energy Fuels keeps rising: up 8.6% in 3 days 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT, it closed at CAD2.22CAD2.2212.0c [5.71%]0.8
Katanga Mining up 8.4% in 2 days 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT, it closed at 53.0c53.0c3.50c [7.07%]0.4

BSS News Bites alerted Consecutive Falls in 16 Stocks through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Lithium Americas down 4.4% in 2 days 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT, it closed at 89.0c89.0c-1.0 [-1.11%]0.3
Spectral Medical accelerates slide; now down 3.3% in 2 days 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT, it closed at 44.0c44.0c-0.50 [-1.12%]0.1
Noranda Income Fund accelerates slide; now down 4.9% in 2 days 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT, it closed at CAD1.17CAD1.17-5.0 [-4.1%]0.9
AGT Food and Ingredients keeps sliding: down 4.6% in 5 days 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT, it closed at CAD23.25CAD23.25-62.0 [-2.6%]1.1
Canada Goose Holdings accelerates slide; now down 6.2% in 2 days 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT, it closed at CAD28.24CAD28.24-76.0 [-2.62%]1.3

BSS News Bites alerted Significant uptrend in 3 Stocks through the morning:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Belo Sun Mining continued its significant uptrend; lifted 3.0% 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT69.0c2.0c [2.99%]0.6
Premier Gold Mines continued its significant uptrend; increased 1.0% 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT this morning but closed lower at CAD3.09CAD3.091.0c [0.32%]0.4
Continental Gold continued its significant uptrend; lifted 2.6% 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT this morning but closed lower at CAD3.88CAD3.88-0.5

BSS News Bites alerted Significant downtrend in 2 Stocks in the afternoon:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Athabasca Oil continued its significant downtrend; dropped 2.9% 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT this morning but closed higher at CAD1.02CAD1.02-0.5
TVA Group continued its significant downtrend; sank 4.6% 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT this morning and closed lower at CAD2.60CAD2.60-23.0 [-8.13%]6.3

BSS News Bites alerted that 14 Stocks outperformed on Relative Strength through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Rogers Communications Class B increased 0.6% - outperforming 87% of stocks 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT, it closed at CAD63.39CAD63.3952.0c [0.83%]0.6
Aimia climbed 5.6% - outperforming 99% of stocks 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT, it closed at CAD1.91CAD1.9113.0c [7.3%]2.9
Mega Uranium lifted 2.8% - outperforming 96% of stocks 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT, it closed at 19.0c19.0c1.0c [5.56%]0.4
Village Farms International increased 0.4% - outperforming 99% of stocks 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT, it closed at CAD2.30CAD2.30-3.0 [-1.29%]0.7
CCL Industries lifted 2.7% - outperforming 95% of stocks 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT, it closed at CAD68.88CAD68.88CAD1.80 [2.68%]0.5

BSS News Bites alerted that 16 Stocks underperformed on Relative Strength through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
BlackPearl Resources dropped 2.1% - underperforming 96% of stocks 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT, it closed at 92.0c92.0c-3.0 [-3.16%]0.4
NGEx Resources dropped 2.4% - underperforming 91% of stocks 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT, it closed at 80.0c80.0c-3.0 [-3.61%]0.5
Element Fleet Management dropped 3.6% - underperforming 98% of stocks 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT, it closed at CAD8.67CAD8.67-33.0 [-3.67%]0.9
Pengrowth Energy decreased 1.9% - underperforming 93% of stocks 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT, it closed at CAD1.04CAD1.04-0.6
Transglobe Energy dropped 2.3% - underperforming 93% of stocks 26 June 2017 12:17 EDT, it closed at CAD1.75CAD1.751.0c [0.57%]0.1