5 Canadian Stocks with Strong Volume, Price Momentum

The Canadian stocks on our list have rallied 55%+ over the past month

SmallCapPower | January 31, 2017: Today we have identified five Canadian stocks that have surged more than 55% in the past month on heavier-than-normal trading volume.

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AcuityAds Holdings Inc. (TSXV: AT) – $3.95
Digital Advertising

AcuityAds Holdings Inc, formerly Wildlaw Capital CPC 2 Inc., is the parent company of AcuityAds Inc. (Acuity). Acuity is a technology company, which provides targeted digital media solutions, enabling advertisers to connect with their audiences across online display, video, social and mobile campaigns. Acuity offers a Programmatic Marketing Platform to connect digital advertisers to consumers across advertising channels. The Programmatic Marketing Platform includes Acuity’s machine learning technology that uses Big Data. Acuity’s Programmatic Marketing Platform allows advertisers to manage their purchasing of digital advertising in real-time using real-time bidding (RTB).

  • Market Cap: $111 million
  • MTD Price PCT Change: +68.1%
  • Avg Volume last 30 days: 87,746
  • Avg Volume last 12 months: 42,756

Entree Gold Inc. (TSX: ETG) – $0.69
Diversified Mining

Entree Gold Inc. is an exploration-stage resource company engaged in exploring mineral resource properties with interests in development and exploration properties in the United States, Mongolia, Australia and Peru. Its two principal assets are Ann Mason Project in Nevada and interest in over two of the Oyu Tolgoi project deposits in Mongolia, through the Entree/Oyu Tolgoi JV Property. The Ann Mason Project located in the Yerington District of Nevada covers an area of over 12,735 hectares. The Entree/Oyu Tolgoi JV Property in Mongolia includes the Hugo North Extension copper-gold deposit and the Heruga copper-gold-molybdenum deposit.

  • Market Cap: $106 million
  • MTD Price PCT Change: +64.3%
  • Avg Volume last 30 days: 246,223
  • Avg Volume last 12 months: 109,194

Ivanhoe Mines Ltd. (TSX: IVN) – $4.17
Diversified Mining

Ivanhoe Mines Ltd. is a mineral exploration and development company focused on exploration within the Central African Copperbelt and the Bushveld Complex. Its projects include the Kamoa Copper Project, Platreef Project and Kipushi Project. The Kamoa Copper Project is a copper deposit with adjacent prospective exploration areas within the Central African Copperbelt. The Platreef Project hosts an underground deposit of thick, platinum-group metals, nickel, copper and gold mineralization in the Northern Limb of the Bushveld Igneous Complex. The Kipushi Mine is located on the Central African Copperbelt in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s southern Haut-Katanga province.

  • Market Cap: $3,275 million
  • MTD Price PCT Change: +64.2%
  • Avg Volume last 30 days: 3,183,083
  • Avg Volume last 12 months: 1,904,381

Taseko Mines Ltd. (TSX: TKO) – $1.90
Specialty Mining & Metals

Taseko Mines Limited is a mining company engaged in the production and sale of metals, as well as related activities, including exploration and mine development, within the province of British Columbia, Canada and the State of Arizona, the United States. Its operating asset is the Gibraltar Mine, a copper mine located in central British Columbia. It also owns the New Prosperity Gold-Copper, Aley Niobium, Florence Copper and Harmony Gold Projects. The Florence Copper Project is an in-situ copper recovery (ISCR) project in central Arizona. The Aley Niobium Project is located in northern British Columbia, approximately 140 kilometers north of Mackenzie. The New Prosperity Project is a gold-copper porphyry with approximately one billion ton measured and indicated resource containing approximately 5.3 billion pounds of copper and over 13.3 million ounces of gold.

  • Market Cap: $421 million
  • MTD Price PCT Change: +63.8%
  • Avg Volume last 30 days: 494,292
  • Avg Volume last 12 months: 223,173

NexGen Energy Ltd. (TSX: NXE) – $3.62

NexGen Energy Ltd., formerly Clermont Capital Inc., is a Canada-based exploration-stage company with a portfolio of projects that span the Athabasca Basin in Saskatchewan, Canada. The Company’s projects include Arrow, Rook I; Bow/Regional, Rook I, and Thorburn Lake. Rook I is its owned flagship property, which hosts the land-based, basement hosted and Arrow deposit consisting of a series of over four sub-vertical mineralized shear zones, A1 to A4, which vary in thicknesses between 4 and 25 meters.

  • Market Cap: $1,114 million
  • MTD Price PCT Change: +55.4%
  • Avg Volume last 30 days: 1,796,674
  • Avg Volume last 12 months: 1,290,734