Stockhead’s Top 10 at 10 highlights the best (and worst) performing ASX small caps in morning trade. It’s a short, sharp update to help frame the trading day by showing the biggest movers in percentage terms.

The market opens at 10am (eastern time) and the data is taken at 10:15am, once every stock has commenced trading.

Stocks highlighted in yellow have made market-moving announcements (click headings to sort).

Code Name Price % Chg Volume
LSH Lifespot Health Ltd 0.05 +140.91% 250.0k
XST XState Resources Ltd 0.002 +100.00% 475.0k
YPB YPB Group Ltd 0.002 +100.00% 342.0k
MSM MSM Corp International Ltd 0.01 +60.00% 500.0k
ATX Amplia Therapeutics Ltd 0.09 +57.89% 701.3k
CXO Core Lithium Ltd 0.02 +50.00% 2.3M
RBL Redbubble Ltd 0.7 +47.37% 16.0k
TLM Talisman Mining Ltd 0.08 +42.86% 6.3k
GLN Galan Lithium Ltd 0.19 +40.74% 182.5k
ARD Argent Minerals Ltd 0.01 +40.00% 50.0k

 

Despite today being a day when many stocks have rallied (849 ASX stocks are up while only 77 are down and the rest are unchanged), there’s still no better news than announcing you’re taking the coronavirus head on.

Digital health play Lifespot Health (ASX:LSH) announced it was expanding its platform to help track fevers as a result of the epidemic.

Cancer fighting biotech Amplia Therapeutics (ASX:ATX) climbed too with news the FDA granted its drug Orphan Drug designation.

 

Code Name Price % Chg Volume
BOT Botanix Pharmaceuticals Ltd 0.03 -61.19% 13.6M
ANL Amani Gold Ltd 0.001 -50.00% 300.0k
NWE Norwest Energy NL 0.002 -33.33% 500.0k
APH Australian Primary Hemp Ltd 0.05 -24.24% 108.9k
AVE Avecho Biotechnology Ltd 0.002 -20.00% 429.0k
NWC New World Resources Ltd 0.005 -16.67% 10.6k
BKT Black Rock Mining Ltd 0.03 -10.34% 19.3k
IVC InvoCare Ltd 10.2 -8.85% 96.3k
SGF SG Fleet Group Ltd 1.05 -7.89% 46.5k
YOJ Yojee Ltd 0.01 -7.14% 40.0k

On the flip side Botanix Pharmaceuticals (ASX:BOT) plunged after a failed clinical trial.