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).


The best performer was copper explorer Helix Resources (ASX:HLX) with an exploration update. The company reported intersecting massive copper sulphides including one of 29.5 metres.

Gold microcap Classic Minerals Ltd (ASX:CLZ) reported it had commissioned its gold processing plant.

Defence-tech play Electro Optic Systems (ASX:EOS) rose off the back of a revenue update.

And iron ore play Carpentaria Resources (ASX:CAP) struck a deal that would see it buy 24.149 per cent of Pure Minerals’s (ASX:PM1) Hawson’s Iron Project.


Copper play Noronex (ASX:NRX) fell after an exploration update.