Arguably one of the most recognizable companies in the world is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange: BlackBerry Ltd., formerly known as Research In Motion Ltd. The Canadian telecommunications and wireless company, largely famous for being the maker of BlackBerry mobile devices, has more than C$7.5 million in net tangible assets, a prerequisite for getting and staying listed on the TSX. It trades under the ticker symbol BB.Continue Reading
Canada's largest energy company, Suncor Energy, is also listed on the TSX and trades under the ticker symbol SU. This company also happens to be listed on the New York Stock Exchange, as is the case with many other Canadian companies, such as the Royal Bank of Canada, the largest bank in Canada in 2014. The bank trades under the ticker symbol RY on the TSX.
The TSX, Canada's most popular stock exchange and its biggest stock exchange, also is home to the Canadian National Railway. It was the largest rail network in Canada in 2014. The company trades under the ticker symbol CNR.
Other companies that are listed on the TSX include Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan, which trades under POT; Barrick Gold Corporation, which trades under ABX; Accord Financial, which trades under ACD; and Advantage Oil & Gas, which trades under AAV.Learn more about Investing