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).

 

As at 10.15am, the ASX 200 is only down 0.50% which is only a fraction of yesterday’s drop of 2.1% but nonetheless there is more red than green.

Comet Resources (ASX:CRL) rose after telling shareholders material produced from its Springdale graphite project performed exceptionally well in benchmark testing.

Microcap oil play Bass Oil (ASX:BAS) told shareholders it received approval from the South Australian government for its acquisition of oil assets in the Cooper Basin.

BNK Bank (ASX:BNK) rose after hinting at some M&A activity. Specifically it told shareholders it received interest and was going to undertake a strategic review.