On Stockhead today, the Aussie industries that can benefit from China’s $21 billion push to become a tech and manufacturing titan, Aerometrex closes 84pc higher on ASX entry making it the 6th best debut in 2019 and the latest Explorers podcast.

But first…

 

The day ahead

Keep your eye out for Westpac’s consumer confidence statistics, to be released at 10.30am today.

This has been low in recent months and taken as a sign that tax cuts and low interest rates were not working. But November’s result saw a 4.5 per cent gain.

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

Wednesday:

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

Thursday:

State Gas (ASX:GAS) – capital raising
FAR (ASX:FAR) – capital raising
AdVeritas (ASX:AV1) – capital raising
Mako Gold (ASX:MKG) – capital raising
Great Northern Minerals (ASX:GNM) – preliminary drilling results

 

Markets

Gold: $US1,464.77 ($2,149.70) (+0.24%)

Silver: $US16.67 (+0.31%)

Oil (WTI): $US59.20 (+0.70%)

Oil (Brent): $US64.36 (+0.62%)

Coal: $67.83 (-0.72%)

Iron 62pc Fe: $92.04 (+3.93%)

AUD/USD: $0.6814 (-0.13%)

Bitcoin: $US7,203.81 (-1.38%)

 

What got you taking yesterday

On Twitter, Pure Minerals’ (ASX:PM1) North Queensland nickel-cobalt refinery grabbed the most attention. It just completed its pre-feasibility study.

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

 

Yesterday’s winners

Aerial imaging firm Aerometrex (ASX:AMX) ended its first trading day 84 per cent up. It was yesterday’s biggest winner and one of the best first-day performing IPOs of the year.

Code Name Price % Chg Market Cap Volume
AMX Aerometrex Ltd 1.84 +84.00% $173.2M 6.7M
BAS Bass Oil Ltd 0.003 +50.00% $10.0M 6.1M
MMR MEC Resources Ltd 0.006 +50.00% $4.1M 5.0M
PWN Parkway Minerals NL 0.01 +42.86% $12.2M 24.4M
EHX EHR Resources Ltd 0.06 +35.56% $7.7M 1.1M
GID GI Dynamics Inc 0.02 +35.29% $42.0M 27.7k
PNN PepinNini Lithium Ltd 0.002 +33.33% $2.9M 200.0k
TOE Toro Energy Ltd 0.008 +33.33% $19.9M 5.3M
VAR Variscan Mines Ltd 0.002 +33.33% $3.1M 552.0k
LSR Lodestar Minerals Ltd 0.009 +28.57% $6.7M 2.3M
SGC SACGASCO Ltd 0.04 +25.81% $10.5M 56.8k
AQC Australian Pacific Coal Ltd 0.2 +25.00% $10.1M 20.0k
ZNO Zoono Group Ltd 0.4 +25.00% $65.3M 11.6M
SER Strategic Energy Resources Ltd 0.005 +25.00% $4.8M 100.0k
TRL Tanga Resources Ltd 0.0025 +25.00% $4.7M 208.3k
XTD XTD Ltd 0.03 +23.08% $4.3M 700.0k
GTG Genetic Technologies Ltd 0.055 +22.22% $22.3M 38.2M
RAN Range International Ltd 0.02 +22.22% $4.4M 361.5k
RFN Reffind Ltd 0.003 +20.00% $1.9M 170.0k

 

Yesterday’s losers

Code Name Price % Chg Market Cap Volume
MTB Mount Burgess Mining NL 0.002 -33.33% $1.1M 12.0k
GLV Global Vanadium Ltd 0.002 -33.33% $6.3M 710.0k
FTT Factor Therapeutics Ltd 0.002 -33.33% $2.1M 100.0k
SRN Surefire Resources NL 0.002 -20.00% $1.3M 593.5k
SHH Shree Minerals Ltd 0.004 -20.00% $2.4M 373.4k
RIM Rimfire Pacific Mining NL 0.002 -20.00% $3.0M 9.3M
MSR Manas Resources Ltd 0.002 -20.00% $5.3M 250.0k
DTR Dateline Resources Ltd 0.002 -20.00% $16.4M 20.3k
BMG BMG Resources Ltd 0.004 -20.00% $2.3M 2.2M
MEB Medibio Ltd 0.009 -18.18% $9.0M 8.8M
CNJ Conico Ltd 0.009 -18.18% $3.5M 10.0k
OSL OncoSil Medical Ltd 0.14 -17.65% $88.3M 5.2M
POD Podium Minerals Ltd 0.03 -17.14% $4.7M 777.8k
YPB YPB Group Ltd 0.005 -16.67% $8.5M 43.4M
SPQ Superior Resources Ltd 0.005 -16.67% $3.7M 81.7k
MRD Mount Ridley Mines Ltd 0.0025 -16.67% $6.7M 500.0k
AWV Anova Metals Ltd 0.01 -16.67% $6.4M 141.5k