Whitecap Resources Inc.

03:20 PM EST - Whitecap Resources Inc. : Announced that the Toronto Stock Exchange has accepted the notice of Whitecap's intention to commence a normal course issuer bid. Whitecap previously purchased an aggregate of 2,502,322 common shares at a weighted average price per share of $8.76 under a normal course issuer bid that runs between May 18, 2017 to May 17, 2018. Whitecap Resources Inc. shares T.WCP are trading up $0.30 at $9.50.