And here we were thinking Jaws couldn’t possibly be real. Ok so this Great White may not be quite as big, but she is pretty fierce looking.

This specimen is over 15 foot long and weighs over 2,000 pounds.

Scientists have tagged this shark hoping they can discover where sharks give birth and nurse their young.

But don’t worry, they still assert that in Florida you are 30 times more likely to be struck by lightning than be bitten by a shark.

Today on the markets the ASX Small Ords is up 0.32 per cent to 2,887 poits while the ASX 200 is up 0.16 per cent to 6,751 points.

This was despite another poor ANZ-Roy Morgan Australian Consumer Confidence figure. It fell another 1.1 per cent. Consumers remain positive about their own finances but less about the economic outlook.

 

Going up

QMS Media (ASX:QMS) surged 21 per cent after receiving a takeover offer by private equity firm Quadrant.

Biotech Oncosil Medical (ASX:OSL) jumped nearly 18 per cent on news it had submitted an updated Clinical Evaluation Report to the British Standards Institute which included its latest results. Previously the BSI refused to grant approval for the company’s treatment for inoperable pancreatic cancer, claiming there was insufficient evidence that there was a clinical benefit.

Here are the best performing ASX small cap stocks at lunchtime, Tuesday October 29:

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Code Name Price % Change Market Cap Volume
XST Xstate Resources Ltd 0.003 50.00% $2.3M 166.67K
QGL Quantum Graphite 0.003 50.00% $23.0M 375.80K
LRS Latin Resources Ltd 0.019 46.15% $3.0M 117.13K
DHR Dark Horse Resources 0.004 33.33% $9.2M 215.00K
OEX Oilex 0.004 33.33% $12.9M 440.00K
AEV Avenira 0.013 30.00% $5.7M 2.08M
BOA Boadicea Resources Ltd 0.24 26.32% $13.3M 20.72K
VAL Valor Resources 0.005 25.00% $9.5M 136.80K
AVE Avecho Bio 0.005 25.00% $7.9M 5.13M
PRZ Parazero 0.09 22.86% $8.2M 10.80K
QMS QMS Media Ltd 1.205 20.50% $415.8M 5.09M
WOA Wide Open Agriculture 0.18 20.00% $12.7M 128.85K
WWI West Wits Mining Ltd 0.006 20.00% $5.5M 460.54K
MDI Middle Island Resources Ltd 0.006 20.00% $6.3M 12.91K
OSL Oncosil Medical Ltd 0.135 17.39% $85.2M 5.43M
CL8 Collaborate Corporation Ltd 0.015 15.38% $14.8M 306.97K
C6C Copper Mountain Mining 0.79 15.33% $130.9M 10.55K
LCT Living Cell Technologies 0.023 15.00% $11.4M 525.29K
NNW 99 Wuxian 0.086 14.67% $87.0M 813.02K
FPL Fremont Petroleum 0.008 14.29% $11.7M 3.10M

 

Going down

Wood fibre exporter Midway (ASX:MWY) anticipates substantially lower earnings due to a flat market and its down by 21 per cent.

Here are the worst performing ASX small cap stocks at lunchtime, Tuesday October 29:

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Code Name Price % Change Market Cap Volume
BAS Bass Strait Oil Co Ltd 0.0015 -33.33% $6.7M 500.00K
TMX Terrain Minerals Ltd 0.003 -25.00% $2.2M 1.40M
MWY Midway 1.85 -20.60% $161.6M 473.75K
FGO Flamingo AI 0.002 -20.00% $2.2M 80.00K
CAV Carnavale Resources Ltd 0.002 -20.00% $3.0M 200.00K
PNN Pepinnini Minerals Ltd 0.002 -20.00% $2.5M 2.80M
CTO Citigold Corporation 0.005 -16.67% $14.4M 969.76K
TMK Tamaska Oil and Gas Ltd 0.006 -14.29% $3.4M 41.75K
ENR Encounter Resources Ltd 0.18 -14.29% $59.0M 67.60K
IBX Imagion Biosystems 0.02 -14.29% $9.2M 1.60M
RES Resource Generation 0.08 -13.98% $54.0M 737.22K
VOR Vortiv 0.013 -13.33% $40.2M 23.93M
NC6 Nanollose 0.074 -12.94% $6.4M 100.00K
CLA Celsius Resources 0.014 -12.50% $12.2M 1.77M
SCU Stemcell United Ltd 0.014 -12.50% $10.3M 298.73K