Closing Bell is Stockhead’s daily recap of the ASX’s biggest movers – the winners and losers alike.

Data is taken at the market close – at 4pm AEDT.

Stocks highlighted in yellow rose after making announcements.

Code Company Price % Volume Market cap
GGX Gas2Grid Limited 0.005 67 53638476 4007990.955
SAN Sagalio Energy Ltd 0.021 62 1695239 2660581.69
NGY Nuenergy Gas Ltd 0.018 50 10944943 17771465.96
XPE Xped Limited 0.003 50 1194001 3585724.048
BIR BIR Financial Ltd 0.024 41 1750 1381256.29
RLE Real Energy Corp 0.04 33 26613747 13006173.48
ARE Argonaut Resources 0.012 33 122513638 26215843.04
HXG Hexagon Energy 0.09 32 5712502 20481962.24
SOR Strategic Elements 0.455 32 29805160 130541062.4
ACR Acrux Limited 0.215 30 11778025 34813955.72
GLV Global Oil & Gas 0.014 27 46072878 7189872.866
GAL Galileo Mining Ltd 0.31 27 1680230 35059795.23
CZN Corazon Ltd 0.0025 25 7698333 6506718.29
TPD Talon Petroleum Ltd 0.005 25 207418755 17407158.1
XTC Xantippe Res Ltd 0.0025 25 1323333 8149128.804
IEC Intra Energy Corp 0.011 22 2287711 3489516.27
SXA Strata-X Energy Ltd 0.105 22 3704046 9379022.228
EMN Euromanganese 0.67 22 3955378 102913737.9
PSL Paterson Resources 0.045 22 2753743 11730346.1
LKE Lake Resources 0.096 22 43037375 65998861.3
RVS Revasum 0.37 21 36186 24094534.27
EME Energy Metals Ltd 0.2 21 364213 34597746.48

The biggest gainer was Gas2Grid (ASX:GGX), which rose 67 per cent to 0.5c following an update on its legal dispute against the French government, which it is suing for refusing to let it renew an exploration permit. Gas2Grid announced today the government has not submitted its defence by the due date.

The third-biggest gainer was Nuenergy Gas (ASX:NGY), which rose 50 per cent to 1.8c. In a response to an ASX price and volume query, the company said it had no explanation for the rise in its securities. It noted the approval process for the Tanjung Enim coal mine in Papua New Guinea.

Real Energy Corporation (ASX:RLE) rose 33 per cent to 4c after partnering with HYZON Motors Australia to develop a network of hydrogen refueling points in Australia.

Acrux (ASX:ACR) gained 30 per cent to 21.5c after the US Food and Drug Administration approved its generic testosterone topical solution.

Code Company Price % Volume Market cap
BAS Bass Oil Ltd 0.001 -33 3000000 $ 5,013,210.14
BLZ Blaze International 0.024 -23 12993730 $ 8,137,500.00
NWE Norwest Energy NL 0.007 -22 51294353 $ 42,610,203.67
HLX Helix Resources 0.011 -21 27600846 $ 11,117,678.99
YPB YPB Group Ltd 0.002 -20 666091616 $ 10,570,897.45
GRV Greenvale Mining Ltd 0.105 -19 3701489 $ 44,385,848.52
PVL Powerhouse Ven Ltd 0.05 -17 125000 $ 3,877,407.96
BCK Brockman Mining Ltd 0.052 -16 300030 $ 575,312,392.12
TRU Truscreen 0.14 -15 2984611 $ 59,559,431.75
WCG Webcentral Group Ltd 0.51 -15 1561152 $ 93,093,999.60
VAR Variscan Mines Ltd 0.029 -15 1414662 $ 7,241,388.82
PNX PNX Metals Limited 0.006 -14 1018520 $ 24,149,334.20
POW Protean Energy Ltd 0.012 -14 3299274 $ 9,108,581.48
WEC White Energy Company 0.13 -13 1175 $ 116,171,807.85
PNV Polynovo Limited 2.95 -13 11511208 $ 2,241,088,469.16
AAJ Aruma Resources Ltd 0.007 -13 3486464 $ 12,715,311.23
OVT Ovato Limited 0.007 -13 42283301 $ 69,862,498.02
WBE Whitebark Energy 0.0035 -13 27765277 $ 16,252,502.20
XST Xstate Resources 0.007 -13 20031144 $ 14,489,927.18
4CE Force Com Ltd 0.021 -13 4889275 $ 23,661,620.59

On the flip side, Blaze International (ASX:BLZ) fell 23 per cent to 2.4c after an exploration update at its Mt Magnet South project.

Helix Resources (ASX:HLX) retreated 21 per cent to 1.1c after an update to drilling at its Battery Tank Goldfield area.

Webcentral (ASX:WCG) declined 15 per cent to 51c after Keybridge Capital (ASX:KBC) made an application to the takeover panel in relation to 5G Network (ASX:5GN)‘s proposed acquisition of Webcentral.