The miner that beat Shopify in TSX's list of top gainers
(Kitco News) - Miners make up 14 out of the 30 companies in the Toronto Stock Exchange's list of top-performing companies.
Tuesday, the Toronto Stock Exchange announced the 2021 TSX30™, the exchange's flagship program showcasing the 30 top-performing stocks over a three-year period, based on dividend-adjusted share price performance.
Top of the list was Aura Minerals, which has a three-year performance of 1,125%. The second is Shopify at 846%. Aura is a mid-tier gold and copper production company focused on gold and base metal projects in the Americas. Shopify is an e-commerce company.
Other miners in the top ten were Capstone Mining at 433%, Champion Iron at 365%, Orla Mining at 313%, Silvercrest at 286% and Wesdome Gold Mines at 283%.
The TSX also noted that 11 of the 30 companies on this year's list are graduates of the junior TSX Venture Exchange, highlighting the strength of TMX Group's two-tiered capital formation ecosystem.
"Public companies on our world-class Exchanges play a critical role in creating jobs and driving economic activity. Despite challenging times, the 2021 TSX30 and many more of our listed companies across all sectors have continued to lead the way; pursuing adaptive, future-focused business plans and generating growth for their shareholders, industries, and the communities in which they operate," said Loui Anastasopoulos, President, Capital Formation and Enterprise Marketing Officer, TMX Group. "On behalf of all of us at TSX, I'd like to congratulate the 2021 TSX30 winners for their achievements and look forward to continuing to work with them to support their future success."