On Stockhead today: what Asian investors are looking for in Aussie stocks, nickel stocks up a third in just three months, Barry FitzGerald’s podcast on GTI Resources and 2019’s hidden gems in amongst ASX small caps.

But first

The day ahead

Today will see Westpac release its monthly Leading Index — an indicator for Australia’s economic outlook based in nine economic indicators.

The following companies are in trading halts and are expected to exit in the next 48 hours

Wednesday:

PPK Group (ASX:PPK) – agreement

Latin Resources (ASX:LRS) – acquisition and capital raising

Krakatoa Resources (ASX:KTA) – capital raising

Alligator Energy (ASX:AGE) – corporate control

Predictive Discovery (ASX:PDI) – capital raising

Navarre Minerals (ASX:NML) – capital raising

Andromeda Metals (ASX:ADN) – capital raising

AusQuest (ASX:AQD) – capital raising

Thursday:

Magmatic Resources (ASX:MAG) – capital raising

IMF Bentham (ASX:IMF) – capital raising

Swift Media (ASX:SW1) – capital raising

CCP Technologies (ASX:CT1) – capital raising

Northern Cobalt (ASX:N27) – capital raising

Paringa Resources (ASX:PNL) – capital raising

Markets

Gold: $US1,493.89 (0.01%)

Silver: $US17.68 (+0.14%)

Oil (WTI): $US53.22 (-0.71%)

Oil (Brent): $US58.90 (-0.79%)

Coal: $US68.06 (-0.54%)

Iron 62pc Fe: $US91.50 (1.11%)

AUD/USD: $US0.6772 (-0.04%)

Bitcoin: $US8,322.18 (+0.23%)

 

What got you talking yesterday

On Twitter it was all about PAC Partners’ explanation as to why they were backing Hawkstone Mining (ASX:HWK)

While in our small cap Facebook group it was all about potash stocks. Join for a daily recap of our best stories and plenty of small cap discussion.

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

Yesterday’s winners

Code Name Price % Chg Market Cap Volume
BPH BPH Energy Ltd 0.002 +100.00% $6.0M 250.0k
AJQ Armour Energy Ltd 0.07 +51.02% $43.6M 7.9M
ICG Inca Minerals Ltd 0.003 +50.00% $10.2M 6.3M
VPR Volt Power Group Ltd 0.0015 +50.00% $12.4M 100.0k
XPE Xped Ltd 0.003 +50.00% $2.3M 500.0k
ZNO Zoono Group Ltd 0.15 +36.36% $24.5M 2.7M
QGL Quantum Graphite Ltd 0.002 +33.33% $15.3M 61.4M
SBR Sabre Resources Ltd 0.004 +33.33% $1.9M 1.2M
FSG Field Solutions Holdings Ltd 0.03 +25.00% $10.8M 235.0k
BMG BMG Resources Ltd 0.005 +25.00% $2.9M 1.9M
SUR Sun Resources NL 0.0025 +25.00% $3.3M 5.4M
TRL Tanga Resources Ltd 0.0025 +25.00% $4.0M 55.6k
UUV UUV Aquabotix Ltd 0.005 +25.00% $2.6M 4.7M
TNT Tesserent Ltd 0.06 +23.91% $14.3M 10.4M
SPT Splitit Payments Ltd 0.87 +22.70% $266.0M 24.8M
SG1 Sagon Resources Ltd 0.07 +21.82% $19.5M 9.2M
AUL Austar Gold Ltd 0.003 +20.00% $10.2M 2.7M
DTR Dateline Resources Ltd 0.003 +20.00% $24.4M 339.7k
WWI West Wits Mining Ltd 0.006 +20.00% $5.5M 1.6M
WBE Whitebark Energy Ltd 0.009 +20.00% $21.9M 18.6M
IMM Immutep Ltd 0.03 +20.00% $116.3M 78.4M

Yesterday’s losers

Code Name Price % Chg Market Cap Volume
LCY Legacy Iron Ore Ltd 0.003 -40.00% $4.4M 1.0M
VMG VDM Group Ltd 0.002 -33.33% $13.9M 200.0k
BAS Bass Oil Ltd 0.002 -33.33% $6.2M 6.3M
FRX Flexiroam Ltd 0.03 -30.00% $7.1M 240.1k
VIC Victory Mines Ltd 0.003 -25.00% $5.2M 5.1M
SRO Shareroot Ltd 0.003 -25.00% $4.4M 20.0M
SHE Stonehorse Energy Ltd 0.012 -20.00% $4.8M 389.6k
JPR Jupiter Energy Ltd 0.008 -20.00% $1.2M 204.0k
EPM Eclipse Uranium Ltd 0.004 -20.00% $4.9M 9.6M
ECT Environmental Clean Technologi 0.004 -20.00% $9.6M 62.9k
SXL Southern Cross Media Group Ltd 0.94 -18.61% $722.9M 13.9M
YPB YPB Group Ltd 0.005 -16.67% $7.5M 3.9M
LML Lincoln Minerals Ltd 0.005 -16.67% $2.9M 860.7k
ANL Amani Gold Ltd 0.05 -16.67% $13.0M 12.4M
GTR GTI Resources Ltd 0.011 -15.38% $5.1M 880.0k
TIG Tigers Realm Coal Ltd 0.03 -15.15% $50.2M 318.8k
RFG Retail Food Group Ltd 0.14 -14.71% $26.5M 5.4M
NCK Nick Scali Ltd 6.21 -13.75% $503.0M 1.6M
BUD Buddy Technologies Ltd 0.02 -13.04% $42.9M 13.1M
AC8 Auscann Group Holdings Ltd 0.27 -12.90% $85.6M 5.5M