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).


Microcap oil and gas stock Lion Energy (ASX:LIO) rose after updating its reserves and contingent resources. A report by US oil and gas consultants Miller and Lents has increased its oil reserve estimates by over 200 per cent.

Gold explorer Alto Metals (ASX:AME) rose off the back of drilling results.

Aspiring graphite developer Walkabout Resources (ASX:WKT) announced it had secured a US$20 million finance facility for its project in Tanzania.