On Stockhead today, air pollution is getting worse and these stocks are in the game, the bulls at State Street reckon a recession isn’t on the cards and equities are still a buy in 2020 and Wildcatter discusses whether South Africa’s gas shortfall is creating an investment opportunity.

But first…

 

The day ahead

On the local data front, NAB’s widely-read monthly business survey comes out at 11:30am EST. There’s also some RBA activity, with governor Philip Lowe and assistant governor Michelle Bullock both making appearances at the AusPayNet Summit in Sydney.

Looking abroad, key data will be led by Chinese inflation figures for the month of November.

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

Tuesday:

Minrex Resources (ASX:MRR) – loan notes agreement update
HeraMED (ASX:HMD) – capital raising
AppsVillage (ASX:APV) – capital raising
Roolife Group (ASX:RLG) – capital raising

Wednesday:

Jaxsta (ASX:JXT) – capital raising
CCP Technologies (ASX:CT1) – material agreement
Hastings Technology (ASX:HAS) – capital raising
Peninsula Mines (ASX:PSM) – project acquisition

 

Markets

Gold: $US1,461.66 ($2,142.48) (+0.40%)

Silver: $US16.61 (+0.15%)

Oil (WTI): $US58.91 (-0.49%)

Oil (Brent): $US64.06 (-0.51%)

Coal: $68.32 (-0.73%)

Iron 62pc Fe: $93.93 (+5.5%)

AUD/USD: $0.6823 (-0.22%)

Bitcoin: $US7,360.67 (-2.40%)

 

What got you talking yesterday

Over on the Stockhead Twitter page, readers took an interest in senior journalist Rachel Williamson’s recap of proposed changes to the federal government’s Research and Development Tax Incentive (RDTI), which has raised concerns in the life sciences sector.

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

 

Last week’s winners

Code Name Price % Change Market Cap Volume
ECT Environmental Clean Technologies 0.002 +100.00% $9.6M 13.5M
PCL Pancontinental Oil & Gas NL 0.002 +100.00% $10.8M 529.0k
LEG Legend Mining Ltd 0.08 +88.37% $192.1M 114.7M
CAD Caeneus Minerals Ltd 0.0015 +50.00% $3.5M 250.0k
GLV Global Vanadium Ltd 0.003 +50.00% $9.4M 1.3M
MRD Mount Ridley Mines Ltd 0.003 +50.00% $8.0M 1.0M
ICG Inca Minerals Ltd 0.002 +33.33% $8.3M 1.5M
NOR Norwood Systems Ltd 0.004 +33.33% $8.9M 22.2M
TMX Terrain Minerals Ltd 0.004 +33.33% $2.9M 6.7M
ZNO Zoono Group Ltd 0.32 +33.33% $52.3M 4.4M
DTZ Dotz Nano Ltd 0.05 +27.50% $12.1M 1.2M
BGT Bio-Gene Technology Ltd 0.2 +25.00% $26.6M 3.6M
BCC Beam Communications Holdings Ltd 0.28 +25.00% $14.5M 393.9k
BUY Bounty Oil & Gas NL 0.005 +25.00% $4.8M 322.7k
DTR Dateline Resources Ltd 0.0025 +25.00% $20.5M 11.6M
PCH Property Connect Holdings Ltd 0.0025 +25.00% $1.7M 833.3k
RIM Rimfire Pacific Mining NL 0.0025 +25.00% $3.8M 500.0k
SBR Sabre Resources Ltd 0.0035 +25.00% $2.1M 329.0k
NES Nelson Resources Ltd 0.07 +23.64% $3.1M 20.0k
NUC Nuchev Pty Ltd 3.2 +23.08% $144.0M 3.9M

 

Last week’s losers

Code Company Price % Change Market Cap Volume
GGX Gas2Grid Ltd 0.003 -40.00% $3.8M 860.5k
VIC Victory Mines Ltd 0.001 -33.33% $3.0M 3.9M
MLS Metals Australia Ltd 0.001 -33.33% $3.2M 468.0k
SMI Santana Minerals Ltd 0.0035 -30.00% $9.4M 6.8M
CVT Covata Ltd 0.08 -28.57% $2.9M 48.0k
SUR Sun Resources NL 0.0015 -25.00% $2.0M 2.3M
PNN PepinNini Lithium Ltd 0.0015 -25.00% $2.2M 50.0k
GAL Galileo Mining Ltd 0.15 -25.00% $18.1M 15.2M
BOA Boadicea Resources Ltd 0.2 -24.07% $11.4M 179.2k
BPL Broken Hill Prospecting Ltd 0.02 -20.83% $3.2M 1.2M
SER Strategic Energy Resources Ltd 0.004 -20.00% $3.8M 1.0M
KTE K2 Energy Ltd 0.004 -20.00% $1.2M 600.0k
KIS King Island Scheelite Ltd 0.05 -19.12% $14.5M 66.5k
EXL Elixinol Global Ltd 0.7 -18.97% $97.2M 1.6M
FRN Fraser Range Metals Group Ltd 0.02 -18.52% $5.5M 18.4M
ENT Enterprise Metals Ltd 0.009 -18.18% $4.1M 3.4M
TAR Taruga Minerals Ltd 0.014 -17.65% $2.9M 257.2k
SRN Surefire Resources NL 0.0025 -16.67% $1.6M 250.0k
POW Protean Energy Ltd 0.005 -16.67% $1.6M 75.0k
KEY Key Petroleum Ltd 0.005 -16.67% $8.4M 1.2M
UNL United Networks Ltd 0.03 -16.67% $9.8M 4.6k