Stockhead’s Top 10 at 10, published at 10.15am each trading day, highlights the best (and worst) performing ASX small caps in morning trade using live data.

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 ASX stock has commenced trading.

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


Engineering products and solutions provider Synertec (ASX:SOP) announced the success of a pilot campaign in China. Synertec was testing a solution for processing oil and gas drilling wastewater and toxic sludge.

In resources, New Age Exploration (ASX:NAE) rose after announcing a new exploration campaign.

Superior Resources (ASX:SPQ) and Megado (ASX:MEG) both climbed after exploration updates.


Code Company Price % Volume
ANL Amani Gold Ltd 0.001 -33 3450020
BAS Bass Oil Ltd 0.001 -33 800000
UUV UUV Aquabotix Ltd 0.001 -33 1500000
AQD Ausquest Limited 0.02 -23 5069677
MRD Mount Ridley Mines 0.003 -14 500000
PSL Paterson Resources 0.003 -14 798000
DAF Discovery Africa Ltd 0.035 -13 350000
PGI Panterra Gold Ltd 0.046 -12 74692
ESR Estrella Res Ltd 0.12 -11 10939601
HLX Helix Resources 0.008 -11 20000

AusQuest (ASX:AQD) dropped after exploration results.