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 potentially market-moving announcements:

Code Name Price % Chg Volume
SYT Syntonic Ltd 0.003 +50.00% 170.0k
DTR Dateline Resources Ltd 0.004 +33.33% 5.2M
ROG Red Sky Energy Ltd 0.004 +33.33% 10.0k
ARM Aurora Minerals Ltd 0.02 +29.41% 1.4M
WCN White Cliff Minerals Ltd 0.005 +25.00% 110.0k
AAJ Aruma Resources Ltd 0.007 +16.67% 685.8k
KGM KalNorth Gold Mines Ltd 0.009 +12.50% 382.3k
PMY Pacifico Minerals Ltd 0.01 +11.11% 375.0k
NGY NuEnergy Gas Ltd 0.02 +11.11% 30.0k
OAU Ora Gold Ltd 0.011 +10.00% 10.0k

One sentence in Australian Pacific Coal’s (ASX: AQC) announcement about planning approval for the Dartbrook coal mine sent it plunging. Namely, the sentence revealing the rejection of its request for another five years of mine life.

Code Name Price % Chg Volume
AQC Australian Pacific Coal Ltd 0.22 -42.11% 216.9k
DDD 3D Resources Ltd 0.001 -33.33% 100.0k
CLZ Classic Minerals Ltd 0.001 -33.33% 5.0M
CAD Caeneus Minerals Ltd 0.001 -33.33% 400.0k
ACS Accent Resources NL 0.004 -33.33% 10.0k
HLX Helix Resources Ltd 0.02 -16.67% 804.1k
WBT Weebit Nano Ltd 0.45 -15.09% 69.0k
ANL Amani Gold Ltd 0.003 -14.29% 500.0k
FAU First Au Ltd 0.03 -14.29% 2.0M
KKL Kollakorn Corp Ltd 0.0013 -13.33% 4.9k