10 at 10: These 10 ASX stocks are motoring on this morning
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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).
|CLZ||Classic Minerals Ltd||0.002||+100.00%||3.1M|
|BOT||Botanix Pharmaceuticals Ltd||0.06||+76.47%||43.6M|
|AGE||Alligator Energy Ltd||0.003||+50.00%||5.2M|
|NAE||New Age Exploration Ltd||0.003||+50.00%||250.0k|
|ERL||Empire Resources Ltd||0.013||+44.44%||4.6M|
|BRK||Brookside Energy Ltd||0.004||+33.33%||135.8k|
|FPL||Fremont Petroleum Corp Ltd||0.004||+33.33%||95.7k|
|PMY||Pacifico Minerals Ltd||0.004||+33.33%||200.0k|
It’s been a tough few months for Botanix Pharmaceuticals (ASX:BOT) shareholders with two failed clinical trials.
But it surged this morning after announcing one of its other drug candidates, cannabinoid-based antibacterial microbe BTX1801 was given a special status by the FDA. Namely Qualified Infectious Disease Product (QIDP) for the prevention of post-surgical infections.
|CFE||Cape Lambert Resources Ltd||0.001||-50.00%||190.0k|
|PEN||Peninsula Energy Ltd||0.18||-20.45%||1.5M|
|GTG||Genetic Technologies Ltd||0.005||-16.67%||418.5k|
|KAI||Kairos Minerals Ltd||0.01||-16.67%||1.0M|
|FGR||First Graphene Ltd||0.13||-16.13%||557.3k|
|AEE||Aura Energy Ltd||0.003||-14.29%||2.1M|
One early laggard was uranium play Peninsula Energy (ASX:PEN). Overnight US Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette released a plan to revive US uranium miners.
The stock has fallen despite Peninsula boss Wayne Heili saying the policy recommendations would be a good outcome for his company.