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).


Queensland focused gold explorer Cannindah Resources (ASX:CAE) climbed off the back of its assay results.

WA nickel explorer Metalhawk (ASX:MHK) told shareholders its latest assay results had confirmed a high grade nickel sulphide discovery.

Elsewhere, AuMake (ASX:AUK) climbed after unveiling some growth initiatives in the New Zealand market.


WA lithium play Essential Metals (ASX:ESS) fell after a company update.

Although the company said it was preparing to transition the area to development ready status and assay results were expected soon, it revealed the drilling “does not appear to have identified a new, large lithium-mineralise pegmatite”.