A quick wrap of the ASX’s key winners and losers on Friday, August 7.

Data is taken after the market closes at 4pm EST.

Stocks highlighted in yellow made potentially market-moving announcements during the day.

Today 679 stocks rose, 666 declined and 755 were unchanged.

WINNERS:

CODE COMPANY PRICE CHANGE VOLUME
4DX 4DMedical 1.5 105.48% 34.1M
SUV Suvo Strategic Minerals 0.04 95.00% 26.7M
KZA Kazia Therapeutics 0.88 57.14% 8.7M
AQI Alicanto Minerals 0.13 56.25% 21.3M
BAS Bass Oil 0.0015 50.00% 2.8M
ECT Environmental Clean Technologi 0.0015 50.00% 126.3k
PNX PNX METALS 0.013 44.44% 44.5M
EQE Equus Mining 0.021 40.00% 138.5M
DTI DTI Group 0.027 35.00% 347.0k
KTE K2 Energy 0.027 35.00% 4.3M
RMP Red Emperor Resources NL 0.012 33.33% 7.1M
GGX Gas2Grid 0.002 33.33% 4.6M
OLV Otherlevels Holdings 0.004 33.33% 4.8M
ARR American Rare Earths 0.033 32.00% 9.2M
MLM Metallica Minerals 0.022 29.41% 66.0k
LPD Lepidico 0.009 28.57% 119.2M
AQD AusQuest 0.034 25.93% 18.9M
RNE ReNu Energy 0.025 25.00% 61.4k
GED Golden Deeps 0.015 25.00% 63.3M
CZN Corazon Mining 0.0025 25.00% 41.2M
XTC Xantippe Resources 0.0025 25.00% 5.8M
ALG Ardent Leisure Group 0.41 22.73% 13.3M

Scandinavia-focused gold-base metals explorer Alicanto Minerals (ASX:AQI) got a boost after Ray Shorrocks joined the board as non-exec chairman.

Shorrocks was former chairman of red-hot ASX 300 company Bellevue Gold (ASX:BGL), and is current chairman of multi-bagger gold stock Auteco Minerals (ASX:AUT).

New WA strategic minerals explorer Suvo (ASX:SUV)had a great first day on the ASX, up 95 per cent.

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) awarded ‘Rare Pediatric Disease Designation’ to Kazia Therapeutics (ASX:KZA) drug which treats a “rare and highly-aggressive” childhood brain cancer.

And Equus Mining (ASX:EQE) was up after announcing a new drilling program at the high-grade, development-ready Cerro Bayo silver-gold project in southern Chile.

LOSERS:

CODE COMPANY PRICE CHANGE VOLUME
UUL Ultima United 0.14 -36.36% 878.4k
ZEU Zeus Resources 0.011 -26.67% 500.0k
ROG Red Sky Energy 0.0015 -25.00% 5.0M
PNN PepinNini Lithium 0.0015 -25.00% 4.4M
IEC Intra Energy Corp 0.007 -22.22% 870.6k
TYX Tyranna Resources 0.004 -20.00% 8.0M
KEY Key Petroleum 0.004 -20.00% 4.2M
TIA Tian An Australia 0.17 -19.05% 4.3k
CCG CommsChoice Group 0.08 -16.00% 349.3k
AEF Australian Ethical Investment 5.06 -15.53% 2.9M
WTL WT Financial Group 0.03 -14.29% 315.2k
TPD Talon Petroleum 0.003 -14.29% 1.3M
FPL Fremont Petroleum 0.003 -14.29% 1.2M
ENA Ensurance 0.012 -14.29% 800.0k
RDH RedHill Education 0.43 -14.00% 43.3k
MTC MetalsTech 0.23 -13.21% 1.9M
ODM Odin Metals 0.03 -12.90% 11.2M
PO3 Purifloh 2.05 -12.77% 20.1k
SRN Surefire Resources 0.007 -12.50% 5.5M
SHH Shree Minerals 0.007 -12.50% 18.0M
KAS Kasbah Resources 0.007 -12.50% 249.1k