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 4.10pm AEDT.

Stocks highlighted in yellow rose after making announcements.

Winners

Code Company Price % Volume MktCap
AYM Australia United Min 0.015 114 20809126 12898042.4
QXR Qx Resources Limited 0.028 56 28644742 9607721.796
MNS Magnis Energy Tech 0.375 50 71672446 182501493.5
MRD Mount Ridley Mines 0.005 43 55809033 13598245.65
KGD Kula Gold Limited 0.06 40 3799431 6699642.176
HWK Hawkstone Mng Ltd 0.054 38 348602593 58951368.14
BUY Bounty Oil & Gas NL 0.047 34 102777766 38374034.37
DTR Dateline Resources 0.0025 25 170000 16420156.15
JDR Jadar Resources 0.047 24 60153247 24642394.74
BUB Bubs Aust Ltd 0.745 23 12828120 370729225.9
DDT DataDot Technology 0.008 23 4189848 8072151.529
LNY Laneway Res Ltd 0.008 23 10559439 24537928.56
FSG Field Solu Hldgs Ltd 0.053 20 23851937 23484529.77
VIA Viagold Rare Earth 0.042 20 500 2915934.14
ASN Anson Resources Ltd 0.125 19 79477191 91295362.41
SCU Stemcell United Ltd 0.019 19 15348038 13445130.53
KAU Kaiser Reef 0.485 18 5203239 39691425.14
PVL Powerhouse Ven Ltd 0.059 16 43813 3295796.766
CZNDA Corazon Ltd 0.075 15 3430211 10573417.21
RLT Renergen Limited 1.53 15 776356 22997917.11
ARD Argent Minerals 0.054 15 8991938 41131871.59
MGT Magnetite Mines 0.031 15 111965293 77121535.32

It’s been a dismal day on the market, but yes, there were some winners.

Australia United Metals (ASX:AYM) told the ASX in response to a price query that it had no explanation for the rise in its securities. Its shares finished up 114.3 per cent to 1.5c.

Hawkstone Mining (ASX:HWK) gained 38.5 per cent to 5.4c after announcing lithium recoveries of 90 per cent at its Big Sandy Project between Phoenix and Las Vegas in the US.

Jadar Resources (ASX:JDR) gained 23.7 per cent to 4.7c after the polymetallic junior explorer released a quarterly activities report.

Bubs Australia (ASX:BUB) gained 23.1 per cent to 74.5c after the infant formula company announced its quarterly gross revenue rose 36 per cent quarter on quarter to $12.8 million.

Losers

Code Company Price % Volume MktCap
BAS Bass Oil 0.001 -33 1350010 $ 5,013,210.14
ECT Env Clean Tech 0.001 -33 300000 $ 14,401,549.18
KMT Kopore Metals 0.019 -32 18289870 $ 18,000,889.20
ANW Aus Tin Mining 0.0015 -25 57053258 $ 10,180,025.74
AO1 Assetowl 0.006 -25 2164671 $ 3,923,428.94
MQR Marquee Resource 0.063 -22 8934648 $ 8,497,718.26
PWNCA Parkway Minls NL 0.011 -21 2024676 $ 3,452,409.00
ADY Admiralty Resources 0.012 -20 2654611 $ 17,387,020.49
STN Saturn Metals 0.45 -18 792790 $ 59,655,480.50
AQI Alicanto Min 0.1 -17 1433260 $ 39,230,095.32
BOC Bougainville Copper 0.45 -17 85984 $ 216,573,750.00
MLS Metals Australia 0.0025 -17 19893777 $ 12,572,710.73
NTL New Talisman Gold 0.005 -17 2139054 $ 16,753,352.18
ROG Red Sky Energy 0.0025 -17 5451221 $ 7,295,766.59
VMG VDM Group 0.0025 -17 20500 $ 20,782,982.86
WSA Western Areas 2.46 -17 6990247 $ 811,447,664.75
LIO Lion Energy 0.031 -16 612660 $ 7,673,866.23
QEM QEM 0.105 -16 530044 $ 12,500,000.00
EME Energy Metals 0.16 -16 12817 $ 39,839,829.28
BAT Battery Minerals 0.033 -15 51122891 $ 79,609,668.10
THR Thor Mining PLC 0.017 -15 9316934 $ 9,041,539.60

Bass Oil (ASX:BAS) was the biggest loser, falling by a third to 0.1c after announcing December quarter net production was down 37.1 per cent year-on-year, to 28.4 million barrels.

Kopore (ASX:KMT) declined 32.1 per cent to 1.9c after announcing that it had earned a joint venture interest in the tenements surrounding the Horseshoe Lights mine in WA.

Marquee Resource (ASX:MQR) plunged 22.2 per cent to 6.3c after announcing initial drilling hadn’t found any significant gold at two prospects at its West Spargoville Project near Kambalda, WA.

“Obviously, we’re extremely disappointed,” executive chairman Charles Thomas said.

“That is the nature of the exploration business we are in, so we will move forward from here.”