On Stockhead today, graphite has hit the skids, Garimpeiro is fireside with Pure Minerals and a bunch of juniors have a cosy little spot right next to Alkane’s new big copper-gold find.

But first:

 

The day ahead in data

Another quiet day, although Westpac will release consumer confidence figures.

 

Company news

The following companies are in trading halts or suspensions and are expected to exit within the next 48 hours:

Wednesday:

Dart Mining (ASX:DTM) – capital raising

Buddy Technologies (ASX:BUD) – capital raising

CardieX (ASX:CDX) – development agreement

Thursday: 

Strategic Elements (ASX:SOR) – AI agreement

Chesser Resources (ASX:CHZ) – capital raising

Havilah Resources (ASX:HAV) – proposed investment

 

Markets

Gold: $US1,489.36 ($2,170.88) -0.74%

Silver: $US18.05 +0.5%

Oil (Brent): $US62.83 +0.38%

Oil (WTI): $US57.96 +0.1%

Coal: $US69.43 +1.91%

Iron ore 62pc Fe: $US91.37 +0.15%

AUD/USD: $US0.6860 -0.01%

Bitcoin$US10,095.73 -2.3%

 

What got you talking yesterday

In our small and micro cap chat group, members were chatting about millennials, following a prediction from Bombora chief investment officer Gregg Taylor of what stocks will benefit from millennial investment.

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These were the five most-tipped stocks (weekly) on Stocks in Play:

Here were the movements among the ASX sectors yesterday:

Energy +2.41%

Materials -0.29%

Industrials -1.71%

Consumer discretionary -0.86%

Consumer staples -0.62%

Healthcare -2.60%

Financials +0.31%

IT -3.10%

Communication services -0.97%

Utilities -0.19%

The ASX small ords lost 14 points, 0.49 per cent, to 2,872.4, while the ASX 200 lost 33.9 points, 0.51 per cent, to 6,614.1.

 

Yesterday’s winners

Code Name Price % Chg Market Cap Volume
VAR Variscan Mines Ltd 0.002 +100.00% $3.1M 300.0k
GGX Gas2Grid Ltd 0.003 +50.00% $3.8M 1.7M
OEX Oilex Ltd 0.003 +50.00% $13.0M 2.0M
MSR Manas Resources Ltd 0.004 +33.33% $10.6M 10.0k
SGC SACGASCO Ltd 0.03 +29.17% $8.3M 600.2k
WEL Winchester Energy Ltd 0.06 +28.89% $31.2M 23.3M
AO1 AssetOwl Ltd 0.01 +28.57% $2.7M 125.0k
LNG Liquefied Natural Gas Ltd 0.24 +26.32% $138.2M 16.1M
ADV Ardiden Ltd 0.005 +25.00% $8.5M 70.2M
ENT Enterprise Metals Ltd 0.01 +25.00% $4.0M 46.0k
SCN Scorpion Minerals Ltd 0.01 +25.00% $1.8M 48.8k
SUR Sun Resources NL 0.005 +25.00% $3.3M 2.5M
TMX Terrain Minerals Ltd 0.005 +25.00% $3.2M 11.5M
TSC Twenty Seven Co Ltd 0.005 +25.00% $5.4M 800.0k
A4N Alpha HPA Ltd 0.16 +23.08% $96.3M 1.4M
MSB Mesoblast Ltd 1.78 +22.34% $887.6M 5.8M
FSG Field Solutions Holdings Ltd 0.02 +21.43% $7.3M 100.0k
CGR CML Group Ltd 0.5 +20.24% $101.7M 1.5M
AHL AHAlife Holdings Ltd 0.006 +20.00% $12.1M 16.9M