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

Over 4 years since its listing, Lefroy (ASX:LEX) has hit an all time high – more than triple what it closed yesterday at. The catalyst was the latest exploration results at its Burns gold-copper prospect.

An outstanding intercept in drill hole LEFR260 was reported, containing:

  • 60m at 5.22g/t gold and 0.38 per cent copper from 112m down-hole including:
  • 20m at 12.2g/t gold, 0.87 per cent copper and 1.7g/t silver from 144m.

Meanwhile, Canberra casino Aquis Entertainment (ASX:AQS) went on another run today, finishing up 58 per cent at 41 cents.

Helix Resources (ASX:HLX) rose too after beginning an airborne electromagnetic (EM) survey on its Cobar copper projects.

 

LOSERS

Caravan operator Apollo Tourism and Leisure (ASX:ATL) fell after half yearly results.

National Tyre and Wheel (ASX:NTD) also dropped significantly in price Tuesday with the announcement that US company Goodyear Tire and Rubber is to buy Cooper Tire and Rubber which a NTD subsidiary currently distributes.