On Stockhead today, could Bougainville’s resources help the island in its pursuit of independence from PNG, Victoria gets its own Batman (sort of), but it’s not the masked crusader type and the Secret Broker entertains us with a hilarious tale about a man that IPO’d himself.

But first…

 

The day ahead

At 9am keep your eye out for the CBA Performance Manufacturing Index. This is a measure of the health of the manufacturing sector.

Companies holding AGMs include Oklo Resources (ASX:OKU), Genex Power (ASX:GNX), Ramelius Resources (ASX:RMS) and CSG (ASX:CSV).

The following companies are in trading halts or suspensions and are expected to exit in the next couple of trading days.

Friday:

Helix Resources (ASX:HLX) – capital raising
Lithium Consolidated (ASX:LI3) – acquisition
Environmental Clean Technologies (ASX:ECT) – capital raising
Bowen Coking Coal (ASX:BCB) – marketing & finance facility
MXC Pharmaceuticals (ASX:MXC) – term sheet to enter Latin America
Veris (ASX:VRS) – disposal of business asset

Monday:

Electro Optic Systems (ASX:EOS) – capital raising
ioneer (ASX:INR) – capital raising
Mithril Resources (ASX:MTH) – capital raising
Kazia Resources (ASX:KZA) – data from clinical trial
Novita Healthcare (ASX:NHL) – capital raising
Emerald Resources (ASX:EMR) – investment agreement
Konekt (ASX:KKT) – acquisition
Skin Elements (ASX:SKN) – response to ASX query

 

Markets

Gold: $US1,464.54 ($2,156.07) (-0.58%)

Silver: $17.11 (-0.54%)

Oil (WTI): $58.33 (+2.13%)

Oil (Brent): $63.66 (+2.05%)

Coal: $73.18 (+0.22%)

Iron 62pc Fe: $83.35 (+0.19%)

AUD/USD: $0.6787 (-0.24%)

Bitcoin: $7,583.01 (-6.17%)

 

What got you talking yesterday

Our Twitter followers were most interested in the potential of Zimbabwe focused gas explorer Invictus Energy (ASX:IVZ).

While members of our small and micro cap chat group were most interested in the stocks in the wind energy sector. You can join up here for a recap of our best stories as well as plenty of small and microcap discussion.

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

 

Yesterday’s winners

Code Name Price % Chg Market Cap Volume
IKW Ikwezi Mining Ltd 0.003 +50.00% $12.2M 2.8M
MLS Metals Australia Ltd 0.003 +50.00% $4.8M 7.7M
VIC Victory Mines Ltd 0.0015 +50.00% $4.4M 7.1M
ESE eSense-Lab Ltd 0.015 +36.36% $2.9M 2.6M
PTX Prescient Therapeutics Ltd 0.07 +27.59% $29.2M 29.7M
AEE Aura Energy Ltd 0.005 +25.00% $6.6M 50.0k
ANL Amani Gold Ltd 0.0025 +25.00% $15.1M 1.6M
E2E Eon NRG Ltd 0.005 +25.00% $3.8M 1.0M
KTE K2 Energy Ltd 0.005 +25.00% $1.5M 992.5k
MRQ MRG Metals Ltd 0.01 +25.00% $8.9M 149.5M
RIM Rimfire Pacific Mining NL 0.0025 +25.00% $3.8M 6.5M
TYX Tyranna Resources Ltd 0.005 +25.00% $4.7M 222.0k
LRS Latin Resources Ltd 0.011 +22.22% $1.7M 2.0M
AWV Anova Metals Ltd 0.012 +20.00% $7.7M 300.0k
GMC Gulf Manganese Corp Ltd 0.006 +20.00% $31.1M 27.6M
MRD Mount Ridley Mines Ltd 0.003 +20.00% $8.0M 3.7M
PCH Property Connect Holdings Ltd 0.003 +20.00% $2.1M 300.0k
SRN Surefire Resources NL 0.003 +20.00% $1.9M 1.8M
WWI West Wits Mining Ltd 0.006 +20.00% $5.5M 433.5k

 

Yesterday’s losers

Code Name Price % Chg Market Cap Volume
VMG VDM Group Ltd 0.001 -50.00% $6.9M 40.0k
BPH BPH Energy Ltd 0.002 -33.33% $3.6M 17.0k
ARO Astro Resources NL 0.002 -33.33% $2.5M 192.0k
PVL Powerhouse Ventures Ltd 0.07 -29.29% $2.3M 21.9k
UUV UUV Aquabotix Ltd 0.003 -25.00% $1.6M 2.0M
AAJ Aruma Resources Ltd 0.003 -25.00% $2.1M 5.4M
VTI Visioneering Technologies Inc 0.07 -23.40% $28.7M 15.8M
MTC MetalsTech Ltd 0.07 -21.43% $7.7M 52.3M
VUL Vulcan Energy Resources Ltd 0.12 -20.00% $5.8M 70.0k
GTG Genetic Technologies Ltd 0.004 -20.00% $16.3M 456.7k
CZN Corazon Mining Ltd 0.002 -20.00% $4.1M 5.9M
KYK Kyckr Ltd 0.14 -19.44% $33.3M 3.1M
MDI Middle Island Resources Ltd 0.005 -16.67% $5.2M 1.3M
AGE Alligator Energy Ltd 0.0025 -16.67% $2.9M 1.0M
RD1 Registry Direct Ltd 0.015 -16.67% $2.6M 15.6k
AZS Azure Minerals Ltd 0.1 -16.67% $16.2M 1.2M
EEG Empire Energy Group Ltd 0.41 -16.16% $96.3M 3.0M
SM8 Smart Marine Systems Ltd 0.05 -15.00% $15.7M 3.3M
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