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 (click headings to sort):

Code Name Price % Chg Volume
ECT Environmental Clean Technologi 0.002 +100.00% 250.0k
SMI Santana Minerals Ltd 0.005 +25.00% 100.0k
ALT Analytica Ltd 0.003 +20.00% 400.0k
TGN Tungsten Mining NL 0.18 +20.00% 196.0k
OVN Oventus Medical Ltd 0.54 +17.39% 753.2k
PWN Parkway Minerals NL 0.007 +16.67% 562.0k
ADX ADX Energy Ltd 0.008 +14.29% 500.0k
BRK Brookside Energy Ltd 0.008 +14.29% 1.0M
MBK Metal Bank Ltd 0.008 +14.29% 555.6k
BCN Beacon Minerals Ltd 0.036 +12.50% 1.6M

 

Biotech stock Oventus Medical (ASX:OVN) got the early jump, after announcing that its O2Vent breathing apparatus has been approved for reimbursement for patients covered by United States Centres for Medicare & Medicaid.

These 10 stocks were lagging the pack at the opening bell:

Code Name Price % Chg Volume
XTC Xantippe Resources Ltd 0.002 -33.33% 266.7k
VAL Valor Resources Ltd 0.002 -33.33% 1.0M
YPB YPB Group Ltd 0.003 -25.00% 150.0k
RLC Reedy Lagoon Corp Ltd 0.003 -25.00% 208.0k
FPL Fremont Petroleum Corp Ltd 0.005 -16.67% 7.8M
VOR Vortiv Ltd 0.006 -14.29% 335.2k
MHC Manhattan Corp Ltd 0.006 -14.29% 1.0M
PNX PNX METALS Ltd 0.007 -12.50% 150.0k
PPY Papyrus Australia Ltd 0.007 -12.50% 55.0k
FHS Freehill Mining Ltd 0.02 -9.52% 400.0k