The Complete List of Canadian Stocks Traded on the Nasdaq

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 |  Includes: AEZS, ALTI, ANPI, BBRY, BLDP, CNIC, CREL, CRME, CSIQ, CTRX, DRWI, DSGX, ENDP, EWC, EXFO, HYGS, IMAX, IVAN, LBIX, MDCA, MEOH, NCST, NGAS, NICK, NOV, NOVT, NYMX, ONCYF, OPMR, OTEX, PAAS, QLTI, SSRI, STKL, SWIR, TESO, TFIFF, TGA, TLCVF, TTHI, WHRT, WPRT, WSTMF, ZICA
by: David Hunkar

Among the foreign stocks listed in the U.S. markets, Canada tops the list with the highest number of listings. Hence US investors have the option to invest directly in many Canadian companies individually as opposed to investing in a bunch of companies via the iShares Canada ETF (NYSEARCA:EWC).

The following is a list of Canadian companies listed on the NASDAQ market:

S.No. Name Ticker
1 AEterna Zentaris Inc. AEZS
2 Altair Nanotechnologies Inc. ALTI
3 Angiotech Pharmaceuticals Inc. ANPI
4 Ballard Power Systems Inc. BLDP
5 Canadian Solar Inc. CSIQ
6 Cardiome Pharma Corporation CRME
7 CE Franklin Ltd. CFK
8 Copernic Inc. CNIC
9 Corel Corporation CREL
10 Descartes Systems Group Inc DSGX
11 Dragonwave Inc DRWI
12 Envoy Capital Group Inc. ECGI
13 EXFO Electro-Optical Engineering EXFO
14 FirstService Corporation FSRV
15 Forbes Medi-Tech Inc. FMTI
16 GLG Life Tech Corp GLGL
17 GSI Group Inc. GSIG
18 Hydrogenics Corporation HYGS
19 Imax Corporation IMAX
20 Intellipharmaceutics International Inc. IPCI
21 Ivanhoe Energy Inc. IVAN
22 Jewett-Cameron Trading Company JCTCF
23 Labopharm Inc. DDSS
24 Leading Brands Inc LBIX
25 LML Payment Systems Inc. LMLP
26 MDC Partners Inc. MDCA
27 Methanex Corporation MEOH
28 Neptune Technologies & Bioresources Inc NEPT
29 NGAS Resources Inc. NGAS
30 Nicholas Financial Inc. NICK
31 NUCRYST Pharmaceuticals Corp. NCST
32 Nymox Pharmaceutical Corporation NYMX
33 Oncolytics Biotech Inc. ONCY
34 Open Text Corporation OTEX
35 Optimal Group Inc. OPMR
36 Pan American Silver Corp. PAAS
37 QLT Inc. QLTI
38 QSound Labs Inc. QSND
39 Research in Motion Limited RIMM
40 Sierra Wireless Inc. SWIR
41 Silver Standard Resources Inc SSRI
42 SunOpta Inc. STKL
43 SXC Health Solutions Corp. SXCI
44 Tesco Corporation TESO
45 TLC Vision Corporation TLCV
46 Transglobe Energy Corp TGA
47 Transition Therapeutics Inc. TTHI
48 Vitran Corporation, Inc. VTNC
49 Westport Innovations Inc WPRT
50 Workstream Inc. WSTM
51 World Heart Corporation WHRT
52 Zi Corporation ZICA
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Many more top Canadian companies like Bank of Montreal (NYSE:BMO), Encana (NYSE:ECA), TD Bank (NYSE:TD), and Canadian Pacific (NYSE:CP) trade on the NYSE. The list of Canadian stocks traded on the NYSE can be found here.