TORONTO, Ontario Two Canadian mining companies have been added to the S&P/TSX composite index, effective Dec. 19. They are INMET MINING of Toronto and MIRAMAR MINING of Vancouver. Both companies expressed satisfaction at being listed. They are no longer among the ranks of "penny stocks", and the TSX recognizes that their share values are regularly $1 or more.
At 2 p.m. today (Wednesday), Miramar (www.miramarmining.com) stock was trading at $3.24/share and Inmet (www.inmetmining.com) was valued at $14.60/share.