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 Company Price % Change Volume
AVE Avecho Biotechnology 0.003 +50.00% 990K
DRE Dreadnought Resources 0.004 33.33% 850K
MEY Marenica 0.044 +29.41% 65K
HCT Holista Colltech 0.11 +27.91% 2.9M
GBZ GBM Resources 0.062 +24.00% 48K
MRG Murray River Organics 0.012 +20.00% 150K
OLL OpenLearning 0.23 +15.00% 979K
PCK Painchek 0.78 +14.71% 694K
LPD Lepidico 0.008 +14.29% 225K
AXE Archer Materials 0.17 +13.33% 15.0K

Holista Colltech (ASX:HCT) announced it had appointed a distributor for its NatShield hand sanitiser in the US – an economy which the coronavirus is increasingly taking a stranglehold of.

Also among the gainers was OpenLearning (ASX:OLL) which has unveiled a partnership with Alibaba Cloud to offer online courses to students in China.

 

Code Company Price % Change Volume
LRS Latin Resources 0.001 -50.00% 5.0M
AZI Alta Zinc 0.003 -25.00% 81K
BSM Bass Metals 0.003 -20.00% 65K
BBX BBX Minerals 0.10 -20.00% 50K
GNM Great Northern 0.004 -20.00% 260.0K
E2M E2 Metals 0.09 -18.18% 129K
HIL Hills 0.165 -17.5% 100K
360 Life360 1.62 -17.35% 9K
AAR Anglo Australian Resources 0.08 -15.79% 1.3M
LOV Lovisa Holdings 0.37 -15.14% 168K

Meanwhile, Hills (ASX:HIL) and Lovisa Holdings (ASX:LOV) both fell after breaking their silence on how the coronavirus would affect them.

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