On Stockhead today — Crowdfunding platforms shake things up, 5 battery metals trends for 2020, the stocks investors are shorting right now, and Tim Treadgold asks —is manganese producer Jupiter Mines worth a punt?

There’s a lot more. Get into it.

But first…

 

The day ahead

ANZ-Roy Morgan consumer confidence data will be released at 9.30am this morning. Also for release today is 4th quarter inflation figures.

Inevitably the RBA, which is meeting for the first time in 2020 next week, will be watching the latter closely.

The following companies are in trading halts and are expected to exit in the next 2 trading days:

Wednesday:

Artemis Resources (ASX:ARV) – capital raising

Thursday:

Krakatoa Resources (ASX:KTA) – capital raising
Amani Gold (ASX:ANL) – capital raising
Syndicated Metals (ASX:SMD) – capital raising
Emeco Holdings (ASX:EHL) – capital raising
Hammer Metals (ASX:HMX) – SPP shortfall
Sovereign Metals (ASX:SVM) – capital raising
HGL (ASX:HNG) – capital raising

 

Markets

Gold: $US1,572.20 ($2,326.43) (-0.77%)

Silver: $US17.50 (-3.33%)

Oil (WTI): $US53.54 (+0.83%)

Oil (Brent): $US59.51 (+0.52%)

Coal: $US67.87 (-0.41%)

Iron 62pc Fe: $US94.01 (-0.36%)

AUD/USD: $US0.6757 (-0.06%)

Bitcoin: $US9,050.89 (+1.19%)

 

What got you talking yesterday

Tanzania-focused stocks seeking funding got some great news over the weekend. The big dispute overshadowing the country’s industry between the government and Barrick Gold has been resolved.

One of these companies, EcoGraf (ASX:EGR) thinks this will help unlock financing for its graphite project.

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

 

Yesterday’s winners

Code Name Price % Chg Market Cap Volume
CAD Caeneus Minerals Ltd 0.002 +100.00% $5.3M 1.5M
DDD 3D Resources Ltd 0.002 +100.00% $2.3M 2.1M
GBP Global Petroleum Ltd 0.04 +85.00% $7.5M 863.0k
NCL Netccentric Ltd 0.015 +50.00% $3.9M 10.3M
ANW Aus Tin Mining Ltd 0.0015 +50.00% $3.9M 1.1M
CCE Carnegie Clean Energy Ltd 0.0015 +50.00% $16.7M 5.9M
AUT Auteco Minerals Ltd 0.015 +36.36% $15.0M 40.6M
ADV Ardiden Ltd 0.004 +33.33% $7.2M 941.7k
ELT Elementos Ltd 0.004 +33.33% $10.2M 250.0k
OEX Oilex Ltd 0.004 +33.33% $13.7M 370.0k
PCL Pancontinental Oil & Gas NL 0.002 +33.33% $10.8M 3.7M
RFN Reffind Ltd 0.004 +33.33% $2.7M 3.3M
TMK Tamaska Oil & Gas Ltd 0.008 +33.33% $6.4M 8.7M
HVM Happy Valley Nutrition Ltd 0.22 +30.30% $45.7M 2.3M
REV Real Estate Investar Group Ltd 0.013 +30.00% $3.0M 42.0k
CZN Corazon Mining Ltd 0.005 +25.00% $10.4M 72.3M
SRN Surefire Resources NL 0.0025 +25.00% $1.6M 6.3M
WRM White Rock Minerals Ltd 0.005 +25.00% $9.2M 3.9M
AWN Arowana International Ltd 0.15 +20.00% $23.7M 26.9k
CE1 Calima Energy Ltd 0.006 +20.00% $12.9M 200.0k
LHM Land & Homes Group Ltd 0.012 +20.00% $12.6M 80.0k

 

Yesterday’s losers

Code Name Price % Chg Market Cap Volume
SHK Stone Resources Australia Ltd 0.001 -50.00% $836K 10.0k
GLV Global Oil & Gas Ltd 0.001 -50.00% $3.1M 19.3M
UUV UUV Aquabotix Ltd 0.002 -42.86% $1.0M 26.6M
PRZ ParaZero Ltd 0.04 -40.00% $4.6M 75.0k
PNN PepinNini Lithium Ltd 0.002 -33.33% $2.9M 267.2k
AQC Australian Pacific Coal Ltd 0.16 -31.91% $8.1M 788
COY Coppermoly Ltd 0.005 -28.57% $10.6M 270.0k
NTI Neurotech International Ltd 0.013 -27.78% $1.8M 6.7M
XST XState Resources Ltd 0.003 -25.00% $4.3M 1.0M
BNL Big Star Energy Ltd 0.006 -25.00% $4.4M 8.3M
AHL AHAlife Holdings Ltd 0.007 -22.22% $7.1M 6.1M
PPL Pureprofile Ltd 0.011 -21.43% $1.3M 10.0k
TAR Taruga Minerals Ltd 0.012 -20.00% $3.8M 127.0k
TPD Talon Petroleum Ltd 0.002 -20.00% $3.6M 1.7M
SER Strategic Energy Resources Ltd 0.004 -20.00% $3.8M 610.0k
MGT Magnetite Mines Ltd 0.004 -20.00% $3.9M 370.0k
LSA Lachlan Star Ltd 0.004 -20.00% $3.0M 190
KGM KalNorth Gold Mines Ltd 0.004 -20.00% $3.6M 179.6k
HSC HomeStay Care Ltd 0.004 -20.00% $5.9M 16.1M
DLC Delecta Ltd 0.004 -20.00% $2.8M 171.1k