On Stockhead today, it’s a warm welcome to the Nuclear Age.

Our Jessica Cummins has found some clarity in an uncertain energy sector, where the future is suddenly looking a lot more nuclear.

War, plague and inflation can do that.

Naturally, she did the right thing – the only thing – a Stockhead does in this situation and asked a bunch of experts what they’d do.

So. Have some yellow cake, make yourself at home and enjoy the 9 uranium stock picks voted most likely to go atomic.

But first, the day ahead.

 

TRADING HALTS

The following stocks went into trading halts Monday and are expected out in the coming days:

Security Matters (ASX:SMX)Halted ahead of Federal Court orders in relation to the merger with Lionheart III Corp.

Live Verdure (ASX:LV1) – Capital raising.

Rox Resources (ASX:RXL) – Drilling results from the Youanmi gold project.

Venus Metals (ASX:VMC) – Also drilling results from the Youanmi gold project.

 

COMMODITY/FOREX/CRYPTO MARKET PRICES

Gold: $US1,829.60 (+0.64%)

Silver: $US20.97 (-1.7%)

Nickel (3mth): $US25,387/t (-3.95%)

Copper (3mth): $US8904.00/t (-2.28%)

Oil (WTI): $US77.30.  (+1.75%%)

Oil (Brent): $US83.89 (+1.8%)

Iron 62pc Fe: $US126.00/t (-2.7%)

AUD/USD: 0.6739 (+0.08%)

Bitcoin: $US23,322 (-0.18%)

 

WHAT GOT YOU TALKING?

Piles of cash.

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Also, be sure to check in preopen each day for ‘Market highlights and 5 ASX small caps to watch’, and 10.30am for our daily ‘10 at 10’ column — a live summary of winners & losers at the opening bell.

 

TUESDAY’S ASX SMALL CAP LEADERS

Here are last week’s best performing ASX small cap stocks:

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Mt Monger Resources (ASX:MTM) locked in a 38% gain on news it’s received firm commitments for a two-tranche placement of shiny new shares at $0.10 a pop, looking to raise up to $3.0 million before costs.

The funds will be will primarily be applied towards the company’s maiden diamond drill program at its recently acquired Pomme rare earth element (REE) and niobium (Nb) project, located in Québec, Canada – where all the cool kids are busy scratching about in the dirt before winter comes and turns everyone there into meat popsicles for a few months.

BikeExchange (ASX:BEX), jumped 33.3% with nearly double its four-week average volume after the Consumer Cyclical’s (tee-hee) H1 results included a 77% pcp revenue increase.

 

TUESDAY’S ASX SMALL CAP LAGGARDS

Here are last week’s worst performing ASX small cap stocks:

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