The market is maintaining its gains today and is up 0.9% so far this week following 4 weeks of losses.

Energy stocks are down most following a near 2% fall in oil prices., but despite the decline, the sector is still up 3% this week and was by far last month’s best performer, surging by 16% in September.

Tech stocks are standing out, lifting by 2.1%. Iron ore miners are mixed with the materials sector dropping 0.08%.

And banks were mostly higher with the ASX 200 Financials up 0.57%.

 

BIG CAP WINNERS 

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Sezzle (ASX:SZL) was up 14% today, followed by Imugene (ASX:IMU) up 10% and Super Retail Group (ASX:SUL) which rose 8% – both on no news.

Also lifting 8% was gold darling De Grey Mining (ASX:DEG) and battery stock Novonix (ASX:NVX) was up 7%.

Also up 7% was lithium play Vulcan Energy (ASX:VUL) who announced it will hold its upcoming Annual General Meeting (AGM) on 29 November 2021.

And lithium miner Pilbara Minerals (ASX:PLS) was up 7.% today after confirming FY2022 production guidance across the entire Pilgangoora project at 460,000-510,000 dmt.

Its previous standalone plant had a 330,000tpa rate, and is ramping up to 380,000tpa – with Pilbara expecting to be able to ramp up to a runrate of 560,000-580,000tpa by the end of the financial year.

This means the company will be able to sell even more uncontracted spod concentrate into the Battery Material Exchange auction platform.

 

BIG CAP LOSERS 

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Yancoal (ASX:YAL) dropped 8% as thermal coal lost 10% of its value overnight.

Contact Energy (ASX:CEN) was down 6.5% along with Whitehaven Coal (ASX:WHC) also down 6.1% – both on no news.