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).

 

Code Company Price % Volume
HWK Hawkstone Mng Ltd 0.018 50 82008620
TIN Tnt Mines Limited 0.295 34 2211273
CCE Carnegie Cln Energy 0.002 33 2640023
CLZ Classic Min Ltd 0.002 33 2834992
PSL Paterson Resources 0.004 33 1029680
AVE Avecho Biotech Ltd 0.012 33 11305424
IBG Ironbark Zinc Ltd 0.018 29 2649308
KIS King Island 0.075 25 426136
EXR Elixir Energy Ltd 0.13 18 2601157
EN1 Engage:Bdr Limited 0.007 17 1329035

US-focused explorer Hawkstone Mining (ASX:HWK) rose after telling shareholders it had identified gold drilling targets thanks to rock chip sampling.

Tungsten play King Island (ASX:KIS) rose after a capital raising.

TNT Mines (ASX:TIN) announced it was buying a couple of gold projects in Western Australia.

Among other sectors, gas play Elixir Energy (ASX:EXR) rose with an operational update.

 

Techniche (ASX:TCN) dropped after unveiling plans to delist from the ASX.

Mineral sands giant Iluka Resources (ASX:ILU) also fell as its demerger of Deterra took effect.