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 major announcements:

Being a Friday in January, none of today’s movers had major news, although Genetic Technologies (ASX:GTG) climbed for the second time this week following Wednesday’s news that sales for its breast cancer test will begin this quarter.

Code Name Price % Chg Volume
CLZ Classic Minerals Ltd 0.003 +50.00% 2.1M
GTE Great Western Exploration Ltd 0.004 +33.33% 200.0k
GLV Global Oil & Gas Ltd 0.002 +33.33% 2.0M
GTG Genetic Technologies Ltd 0.0105 +31.25% 35.8M
PDZ Prairie Mining Ltd 0.25 +25.00% 5.6k
UUV UUV Aquabotix Ltd 0.005 +25.00% 9.0M
YPB YPB Group Ltd 0.005 +25.00% 46.0k
CM8 Crowd Media Holdings Ltd 0.03 +19.05% 1.9M
NZS New Zealand Coastal Seafoods L 0.013 +18.18% 267
CGS Cogstate Ltd 0.57 +15.15% 19.6k

Meanwhile, these 10 stocks lagged behind in early trade:

Code Name Price % Chg Volume
ESE eSense-Lab Ltd 0.011 -15.38% 2.3k
ZNC Zenith Minerals Ltd 0.05 -12.70% 1.2k
AHL AHAlife Holdings Ltd 0.007 -12.50% 1.2M
CCZ Castillo Copper Ltd 0.02 -9.09% 1.0M
RNU Renascor Resources Ltd 0.011 -8.33% 292.6k
NWE Norwest Energy NL 0.006 -7.69% 410.0k
DW8 Digital Wine Ventures Ltd 0.006 -7.69% 149.8k
PPY Papyrus Australia Ltd 0.014 -6.67% 142.9k
GAS State Gas Ltd 0.61 -6.15% 6.0k
PKS PKS Holdings Ltd 0.16 -6.06% 5.0k