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

Data is taken at the market close – at 4.10pm AEDT.

Stocks highlighted in yellow rose (or fell) after making announcements during intraday trade.

 

WINNERS

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Today’s biggest winner was Hong Kong based textiles factory operator Merchant House (ASX:MHI).

The stock nearly tripled in early trade after announcing it was selling its textiles factory in China for US$20 million ($25.8 million) – but trading was halted half way into the trading day pending a clarification about the announcement.

US focused copper explorer Eagle Mountain Mining (ASX:EM2) rose with its latest exploration results, which included rock samples grading  10.6 per cent copper and 29 grams per tonne gold.

 

LOSERS

Burgundy Diamond Mines (ASX:BDM) fell after an exploration update from its project in Botswana.

Strike Energy (ASX:STX) dropped after completing a capital raising.