On Stockhead today, sepsis has tripled in Australia and these small caps are tackling it head on, we take a look at which small caps are spinning the drill bit in one of Australia’s most prolific oil and gas basins and Wildcatter explains some difficult oil and gas lingo and why it’s important for investors.

But first…

 

The day ahead

Today at 10.30am Westpac’s monthly consumer confidence index will be released. Then at 11am, the Australian Bureau of Statistics will release monthly skilled vacancies.

But tomorrow’s ABS release will be bigger, including the all important unemployment rate.

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

Wednesday:

Lake Resources (ASX:LKE) – capital raising
TZ (ASX:TZL) – capital raising
Rumble Resources (ASX:RTR) – exploration results

Thursday:
Comet Resources (ASX:CRL) – proposed acquisition
Resolute Mining (ASX:RSG) – capital raising
Accelerate Resources (ASX:AX8) – capital raising

Markets

Gold: $US1,560.40 ($2,279.12) (-0.15%)

Silver: $US17.82 (-1.43%)

Oil (WTI): $US58.33 (-0.92%)

Oil (Brent): $US64.43 (-1.06%)

Coal: $US70.27 (-0.96%)

Iron 62pc Fe: $US94.81 (+0.28%)

AUD/USD: $US0.6847 (-0.38%)

Bitcoin: $US8,677.99 (+0.19%)

 

What got you talking yesterday?

We’ve only been running our weekly recap of ASX gold stocks for three weeks, but it’s already a favourite for our Twitter followers. This week’s column was no exception.

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

Yesterday’s winners

Code Name Price % Chg Market Cap Volume
TGO Trimantium GrowthOps Ltd 0.19 +65.22% $26.4M 25.0k
PSZ PS&C Ltd 0.04 +62.87% $12.2M 1.0M
PCH Property Connect Holdings Ltd 0.003 +50.00% $2.1M 519
SRZ Stellar Resources Ltd/Australi 0.012 +33.33% $5.3M 562.5k
AUH AustChina Holdings Ltd 0.004 +33.33% $6.2M 3.4M
ICG Inca Minerals Ltd 0.002 +33.33% $8.1M 872.5k
MRV Moreton Resources Ltd 0.004 +33.33% $12.4M 194.8k
SI6 Six Sigma Metals Ltd 0.004 +33.33% $2.6M 5.0M
ZNO Zoono Group Ltd 0.61 +31.18% $99.6M 5.0M
RMI Resource Mining Corp Ltd 0.009 +28.57% $2.7M 41.1k
AIV ActivEX Ltd 0.12 +27.78% $20.4M 15.0k
NME Nex Metals Exploration Ltd 0.015 +25.00% $2.9M 51.3k
XCD XCD Energy Ltd 0.015 +25.00% $10.5M 143.9M
AVE Avecho Biotechnology Ltd 0.005 +25.00% $7.9M 120.0k
DTR Dateline Resources Ltd 0.0025 +25.00% $20.5M 1.0M
ENT Enterprise Metals Ltd 0.01 +25.00% $4.2M 3.2M
MCT Metalicity Ltd 0.005 +25.00% $3.6M 30.8M
WWI West Wits Mining Ltd 0.011 +22.22% $10.3M 2.5M
WEC White Energy Co Ltd 0.09 +21.33% $47.0M 99.3k
WGO Warrego Energy Ltd 0.23 +21.05% $163.1M 5.3M

 

Yesterday’s losers

Code Name Price % Chg Market Cap Volume
VPR Volt Power Group Ltd 0.001 -50.00% $9.0M 670.0k
AYR Alloy Resources Ltd 0.0015 -40.00% $3.1M 11.4M
SRY Story-I Ltd 0.01 -37.50% $3.7M 583.3k
MRD Mount Ridley Mines Ltd 0.002 -33.33% $5.4M 2.2M
CLZ Classic Minerals Ltd 0.002 -33.33% $14.0M 20.2M
CAD Caeneus Minerals Ltd 0.001 -33.33% $2.6M 1.2M
BMG BMG Resources Ltd 0.003 -25.00% $1.8M 33.4k
CI1 Credit Intelligence Ltd 0.03 -24.24% $25.4M 27.4M
PPY Papyrus Australia Ltd 0.014 -22.22% $3.8M 56.3k
PNN PepinNini Lithium Ltd 0.002 -20.00% $2.9M 48.0k
MSR Manas Resources Ltd 0.002 -20.00% $5.3M 5.0M
MGT Magnetite Mines Ltd 0.004 -20.00% $3.9M 1.2M
MDI Middle Island Resources Ltd 0.004 -20.00% $4.7M 2.3M
GMV G Medical Innovations Holdings 0.16 -18.42% $63.4M 3.0M
TYX Tyranna Resources Ltd 0.0025 -16.67% $2.4M 50.0k
TNR Torian Resources Ltd 0.01 -16.67% $3.2M 372.0k
MHC Manhattan Corp Ltd 0.005 -16.67% $4.6M 2.0M
LHM Land & Homes Group Ltd 0.01 -16.67% $10.5M 24.4k
CTO Citigold Corp Ltd 0.005 -16.67% $12.0M 35.8k
BAS Bass Oil Ltd 0.0025 -16.67% $8.4M 16.7M