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).


Metalhawk (ASX:MHK) rocketed by over 120% off the back of a nickel sulphide discovery at the Berehaven nickel prospect.

Pot stock Cronos Australia (ASX:CAU) rose after announcing it was merging with CDA Health – a private medical cannabis company based in Queensland.

Speaking of mergers and acquisitions, Nex Metals (ASX:NME) rose after its joint venture partner Metalicity (ASX:MCT) unveiled a proposal to combine the two companies.

And Bathurst Resources (ASX:BRL) rose off the back of a company update which included an upgrade to its earnings guidance.