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
CLZ Classic Min Ltd 0.0015 50 7250000
BUY Bounty Oil & Gas NL 0.047 34 43729792
BPH BPH Energy Ltd 0.28 33 34270670
HWK Hawkstone Mng Ltd 0.049 23 111844515
SOR Strategic Elements 0.855 21 3991182
DDD 3D Resources Limited 0.006 20 309999
XTC Xantippe Res Ltd 0.003 20 338064
NPM Newpeak Metals 0.0035 17 900000
MNS Magnis Energy Tech 0.29 16 8328317
URW Unibailrodawestfield 5.53 15 511611

BPH Energy (ASX:BPH) climbed another 50 per cent due to a capital raising and clarifying to the ASX (following an unexplained rise earlier this week) a decision on a petroleum license was immanent but not yet made. BPH’s partner Bounty Oil & Gas (ASX:BUY) climbed too.

Hawkstone Mining (ASX:HWK) announced results of metallurgical testing at its US project which showed 90 per cent recovery rates of lithium.

Speaking of battery stocks Strategic Elements (ASX:SOR) announced its latest milestone for its self-charging battery technology – it generated an output of over 4V from moisture in the air over a testing period of 5 hours.

 

Code Company Price % Volume
MLS Metals Australia 0.002 -33 6000000
ROG Red Sky Energy. 0.002 -33 4122871
KMT Kopore Metals Ltd 0.019 -32 2390314
ANW Aus Tin Mining 0.0015 -25 44300000
MQR Marquee Resource Ltd 0.063 -22 2043329
BAT Battery Minerals Ltd 0.032 -18 21039227
LKE Lake Resources 0.325 -18 8326969
EUR European Lithium Ltd 0.068 -17 12535117
NTL New Talisman Gold 0.005 -17 1815000
ATC Altech Chem Ltd 0.065 -16 13179331

Marquee Resources (ASX:MRQ) fell after an exploration update.

Kopore Metals (ASX:KMT) fell after issuing new shares despite announcing an earn in agreement to the Horseshoe West Copper-Gold project.