On Stockhead today, everything you need to know about how far away a coronavirus vaccine could be, China’s appetite for Aussie products is helping a bunch of small caps escape the pandemic-induced market sell0ff and the oil demand outlook takes a hit on Russia and Saudi Arabia’s defiance.

But first…

 

The day ahead

Today in economic data the Melbourne Institute will release it’s monthly survey of consumer inflation expectations.

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

Thursday:

Galan Lithium (ASX:GLN) – Hombre Muerto West tenure update
Creso Pharma (ASX:CPH) – change in management at subsidiary

Friday:

Pearl Global (ASX:PG1) – capital raising
Vulcan Energy Resources (ASX:VUL) – clarification of capital structure
Alto Metals (ASX:AME) – exploration results and corporate update
Adavale Resources (ASX:ADD) – capital raising

 

Markets

Gold: $US1,636.20 ($2,519.75) (-0.98%)

Silver: $US16.75 (-1.26%)

Oil (WTI): $US32.84 (-5.58%)

Oil (Brent): $US35.72 (-5.53%)

Coal: $US65.15 (+0.20%)

Iron 62pc Fe: $US90.15 (+2.36%)

AUD/USD: $US0.6487 (-0.28%)

Bitcoin: $US7,873.84 (-0.77%)

 

What got you talking yesterday

On Twitter it was all about the Perth Mint. Rising gold prices have meant that the value of stored gold and silver now exceeds $5bn.

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

Yesterday’s winners

Code Name Price Chg. % Market Cap Vol.
QFY Quantify Tech 0.002 100.00% $4.0M 13.27M
TYX Tyranna Resources 0.003 50.00% $3.2M 1.92M
BMG BMG Resources Ltd 0.003 50.00% $1.8M 1.50M
TPD Talon Petroleum Ltd 0.002 50.00% $3.6M 3.26M
SVA Simavita 0.015 50.00% $21.7M 832.71K
OLI Olivers Real Food 0.097 49.23% $24.3M 4.41M
GME GME Resources Ltd 0.06 42.86% $30.4M 91.80K
AMD Aarow Minerald 0.007 40.00% $6.4M 1.92M
TZL TZ 0.08 37.93% $7.3M 5.00K
TDY Thedocyard 0.18 33.33% $23.9M 72.12K
ENR Encounter Resources Ltd 0.12 33.33% $33.7M 316.81K
ARE Argonaut Resources N L 0.004 33.33% $6.3M 707.12K
CNB Carnaby Resources 0.05 25.00% $4.8M 108.53K
FTT Factor Therapeutics 0.003 25.00% $2.1M 1.00M
CZN Corazon Mining Ltd 0.003 25.00% $4.8M 895.02K
ERL Empire Resources Ltd 0.01 25.00% $7.8M 1.98M
IEC Intra Energy Corporation 0.005 25.00% $1.6M 351.80K
CGB Cann Global 0.01 25.00% $26.1M 2.40M
HXG Hexagon Resources 0.041 24.24% $9.7M 600.46K
CST Castile Resources 0.14 22.73% $22.0M 68.44K
SGC Sacgasco 0.022 22.22% $4.9M 54.00K
IPD Impedimed 0.077 20.31% $32.7M 3.44M

 

Yesterday’s losers

Code Name Price Chg. % Market Cap Vol.
RAP Resapp Health 0.084 -50.59% $61.0M 47.27M
PCL Pancontinental Oil&Gas 0.001 -33.33% $8.1M 60.00K
AYR Alloy Resources Ltd 0.001 -33.33% $2.1M 86.40K
PM8 Pensana Metals 0.21 -32.26% $32.2M 975.82K
KTE K2 Energy Ltd 0.005 -28.57% $1.5M 175.00K
POD Podium Minerals 0.019 -26.92% $4.2M 610.40K
RNO Rhinomed 0.11 -26.67% $25.4M 60.13K
CVV Caravel Minerals Ltd 0.027 -25.00% $7.1M 295.00K
SMD Syndicated Metals Ltd 0.003 -25.00% $3.8M 500.00K
CLT Cellnet Group Ltd 0.1 -23.08% $8.1M 7.00K
LVH LiveHire 0.15 -23.08% $59.0M 103.96K
GBR Great Boulder Resources Ltd 0.031 -22.50% $5.3M 515.56K
BIQ BuildingIQ Inc 0.007 -22.22% $3.4M 34.38K
DTM Dart Mining NL 0.05 -21.88% $3.8M 2.39K
EPM Eclipse Metals Ltd 0.004 -20.00% $6.2M 100.00K
CIO Connected IO 0.002 -20.00% $4.8M 30.05M
HWK Hawkstone Mining 0.004 -20.00% $5.1M 4.20M
MSB Mesoblast 1.775 -18.95% $1.2B 7.68M
PSC Prospect Resources Ltd 0.11 -18.52% $33.2M 15.42K
MPR Mpower 0.018 -18.18% $3.5M 90.00K
KAU Kaiser Reef 0.21 -17.65% $8.5M 275.45K