On Stockhead today, the drone industry is already a $100 billion market and we offer some clues as to where it’s heading next, WA slashes red tape for the medical cannabis sector and the latest Explorers podcast.

But first…

 

The day ahead

In Australia, Westpac will present its monthly consumer confidence figures in morning trade. Then at 11:30am, there’s a headline data release from the ABS with the Wage Price Index — the benchmark measure of Australian wage growth — for the September quarter.

The following companies are scheduled to come out of a trading halt or voluntary suspension over the next 48 hours:

Wednesday:

EML Payments (ASX:EML) – capital raising
ARQ Group (ASX:ARQ) – trading outlook
Vango Mining (ASX:VAN) – capital raising
Avita Medical (ASX:AVH) – capital raising
Weststar Industrial (ASX:WSI) – acquisition
Panoramic Resources (ASX:PAN) – operational update
State Gas (ASX:GAS) – drilling and logging results

Thursday:

Collaborate (ASX:CL8) – vehicle supply
Jayride (ASX:JAY) – capital raising

 

Markets

Gold: US$1,457.52 (+0.04%)

Silver: $16.79 (+0.18%)

Oil (WTI): $56.73 (-0.09%)

Oil (Brent): $62.03 (-0.24%)

Coal: $69.95 (+0.47%)

Iron 62pc Fe: $81.48 (+3%)

AUD/USD: 0.6843 (+0.04%)

Bitcoin: $8,782.33 (+0.84%)

 

What got you talking yesterday

Reader’s took an interest in yesterday’s lead story from Stockhead reporter Nick Sundich, on what it takes for Aussie tech stocks to successfully crack the US market.

While over on the Stockhead Twitter page, our latest edition of High Voltage — covering that main themes in battery metals — caught the eye of followers.

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

 

Yesterday’s winners

Code Name Price % Chg Market Cap Volume
BAS Bass Oil Ltd 0.003 +50.00% $10.0M 605.0k
MLS Metals Australia Ltd 0.0015 +50.00% $4.8M 3.3M
RIM Rimfire Pacific Mining NL 0.003 +50.00% $4.5M 1.3M
TPD Talon Petroleum Ltd 0.003 +50.00% $5.3M 2.5M
VIC Victory Mines Ltd 0.0015 +50.00% $4.4M 18.2M
AZI Alta Zinc Ltd 0.055 +37.50% $11.9M 100.0k
EPM Eclipse Uranium Ltd 0.004 +33.33% $4.9M 2.5M
VP7 Velocity Property Group Ltd 0.03 +27.27% $10.1M 430.7k
CRS Caprice Resources Ltd 0.15 +25.00% $4.9M 82.1k
CFE Cape Lambert Resources Ltd 0.005 +25.00% $5.5M 1.0M
ENT Enterprise Metals Ltd 0.01 +25.00% $4.5M 1.0M
LIN Lindian Resources Ltd 0.02 +25.00% $8.9M 16.6M
PPY Papyrus Australia Ltd 0.02 +25.00% $4.9M 498.3k
TRL Tanga Resources Ltd 0.0025 +25.00% $4.7M 200.0k
DAV Davenport Resources Ltd 0.05 +20.00% $7.9M 10.0k
ROG Red Sky Energy Ltd 0.003 +20.00% $4.7M 841.0k
TEG Triangle Energy Global Ltd 0.07 +19.66% $26.0M 3.4M
NWC New World Cobalt Ltd 0.02 +18.75% $16.6M 181.6k
SPX Spectrum Metals Ltd 0.07 +18.33% $98.4M 8.5M
SCT Scout Security Ltd 0.06 +17.31% $7.3M 258.9k

 

Yesterday’s losers

Code Name Price % Chg Market Cap Volume
AYM Australia United Mining Ltd 0.001 -50.00% $1.8M 303.1k
EER East Energy Resources Ltd 0.004 -42.86% $12.8M 60.0k
CCE Carnegie Clean Energy Ltd 0.001 -33.33% $11.1M 2.3M
GID GI Dynamics Inc 0.03 -25.71% $46.7M 328.0k
VAL Valor Resources Ltd 0.003 -25.00% $5.7M 2M
TMX Terrain Minerals Ltd 0.003 -25.00% $2.1M 1.0M
SBR Sabre Resources Ltd 0.003 -25.00% $1.4M 5.6M
PCL Pancontinental Oil & Gas NL 0.0015 -25.00% $8.1M 16.1M
MGT Magnetite Mines Ltd 0.003 -25.00% $2.6M 4.3M
COO Corum Group Ltd 0.06 -25.00% $16.1M 1.7M
FTZ Fertoz Ltd 0.1 -23.08% $12.9M 250.0k
CSD Consolidated Tin Mines Ltd 0.16 -20.00% $105.6M 70.2k
SUD Suda Pharmaceuticals Ltd 0.002 -20.00% $7.1M 2.1M
AAP Australian Agricultural Projec 0.02 -20.00% $2.4M 10.0k
VXR Venturex Resources Ltd 0.1 -19.23% $29.4M 716.5k
HOR Horseshoe Metals Ltd 0.014 -17.65% $2.7M 250.0k
AUQ Alara Resources Ltd 0.02 -14.29% $11.3M 65.7k
DHR Dark Horse Resources Ltd 0.003 -14.29% $6.9M 500.0k
EVZ EVZ Ltd 0.17 -13.16% $15.9M 7.4k