On Stockhead today, we delve into the actual economic cost of the Australian bushfires, what the phase one US-China trade deal means for investors and its back to work for Anglo Australian after a corporate kerfuffle is settled.

But first…


The day ahead

There isn’t any major economic data today. But tommorrow keep your eye out for monthly home and investor loan values as well as the Reserve Bank’s foreign exchange transactions.

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


Aura Energy (ASX:AEE) – capital raising
Nova Minerals (ASX:NVA) – capital raising
Indiana Resources (ASX:IDA) – corporate update
Force Commodities (ASX:4CE) – organisational change
Tamaska Oil and Gas (ASX:TMK) – capital raising
Kalamazoo Resources (ASX:KZR) – capital raising
Altura Mining (ASX:AJM) – refinancing transaction


Wisr (ASX:WZR) – capital raising



Gold: $US1,545.99 ($2,239.59) (-0.02%)

Silver: $US17.81 (-0.85%)

Oil (WTI): $US58.46 (+0.31%)

Oil (Brent): $US64.57 (+0.62%)

Coal: $US72.88 (-3.25%)

Iron 62pc Fe: $US94.03 (+0.5%)

AUD/USD: $US0.6904 (-0.04%)

Bitcoin: $US8,689.07 (+6.87%)


What got you talking yesterday

This week gold’s been the major talking point. Our readers are liking our new weekly recap of ASX gold small caps. On Twitter, our followers were particularly interested in big hits by one particular gold explorer – Saturn Metals (ASX:STN).

In our Facebook Small and Micro cap chat group we have welcomed several new members this week. If you’re not already a member we’d love to have you join – click here to sign up.

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

Yesterday’s winners

Code Name Price % Chg Market Cap Volume
TZL TZ Ltd 0.18 +80.00% $14.2M 514.6k
PCL Pancontinental Oil & Gas NL 0.0025 +66.67% $13.5M 9.8M
HWK Hawkstone Mining Ltd 0.008 +60.00% $6.5M 27.9M
PSM Peninsula Mines Ltd 0.003 +50.00% $3.5M 21.1M
TNT Tesserent Ltd 0.08 +35.09% $28.4M 37.7M
MTB Mount Burgess Mining NL 0.004 +33.33% $2.1M 225.0k
RXH Rewardle Holdings Ltd 0.004 +33.33% $2.1M 167.0k
SMI Santana Minerals Ltd 0.004 +33.33% $10.7M 1.5M
GLN Galan Lithium Ltd 0.19 +32.14% $29.5M 1.8M
WEC White Energy Co Ltd 0.09 +30.77% $43.9M 402.2k
LIT Lithium Australia NL 0.08 +25.81% $43.4M 18.6M
MHI Merchant House International L 0.1 +25.00% $9.9M 5.4k
BAS Bass Oil Ltd 0.0025 +25.00% $8.4M 836.5k
CCJ County International Ltd 0.005 +25.00% $1.2M 427.6k
GTR GTI Resources Ltd 0.01 +25.00% $4.6M 1.0M
LSA Lachlan Star Ltd 0.005 +25.00% $3.8M 1.9M
TPD Talon Petroleum Ltd 0.005 +25.00% $4.4M 1.2M
SYA Sayona Mining Ltd 0.02 +23.53% $43.5M 46.2M
CY5 Cygnus Gold Ltd 0.05 +22.22% $3.8M 190.4k
5GN 5G Networks Ltd/Australia 1.02 +22.16% $66.9M 3.3M
NWC New World Resources Ltd 0.02 +21.43% $14.8M 8.3M
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Yesterday’s losers

Code Name Price % Chg Market Cap Volume
XPE Xped Ltd 0.001 -33.33% $1.8M 110.0k
MRD Mount Ridley Mines Ltd 0.002 -33.33% $5.4M 1.3M
DDD 3D Resources Ltd 0.001 -33.33% $1.2M 11.6M
BPH BPH Energy Ltd 0.001 -33.33% $3.3M 5.7M
ABL Abilene Oil and Gas Ltd 0.002 -33.33% $795K 100.0k
SHH Shree Minerals Ltd 0.003 -25.00% $1.8M 83.3k
GTE Great Western Exploration Ltd 0.003 -25.00% $4.3M 2.8M
ARE Argonaut Resources NL 0.003 -25.00% $4.7M 2.7M
OVN Oventus Medical Ltd 0.35 -23.08% $45.7M 1.5M
DVL DorsaVi Ltd 0.02 -21.74% $3.9M 444.6k
VAR Variscan Mines Ltd 0.03 -20.51% $6.4M 52.0k
TSC Twenty Seven Co Ltd 0.008 -20.00% $9.9M 59.3M
SER Strategic Energy Resources Ltd 0.004 -20.00% $3.8M 17.0k
MGT Magnetite Mines Ltd 0.004 -20.00% $3.9M 300.0k
MDI Middle Island Resources Ltd 0.004 -20.00% $4.7M 25.0M
KMT Kopore Metals Ltd 0.004 -20.00% $2.6M 1.4M
EPM Eclipse Uranium Ltd 0.004 -20.00% $4.9M 1.7M
AOA Ausmon Resources Ltd 0.002 -20.00% $1.3M 150.0k
ADX ADX Energy Ltd 0.008 -20.00% $13.4M 1.9M
JPR Jupiter Energy Ltd 0.009 -18.18% $1.4M 13.3k
MOZ Mosaic Brands Ltd 1.87 -17.26% $181.0M 1.2M
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