On Stockhead today, some US-based ASX small caps are finding it tough to make it Down Under, RockTalk: Uranium’s rennaisance or a false dawn? And oil might skip the negative price bullet this time.

But first…

 

The day ahead

Today the Reserve Bank will release the minutes from its meeting a fortnight ago. These are more comprehensive than the statement released after the meeting. Economists are expecting insights as to whether further interest rate cuts and potentially quantitative easing are on the cards.

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

Tuesday:

Flinders Mines (ASX:FMS) – capital raising
OreCorp (ASX:ORR) – capital raising
Byron Energy (ASX:BYE) – capital raising
Riversgold (ASX:RGL) – capital raising
Tanga Resources (ASX:TRL) – capital raising
Element 23 (ASX:E25) – pre-feasibility study completion
Dreadnought Resources (ASX:DRE) – capital raising

Wednesday:

Race Oncology (ASX:RAC) – managing director tenure
Technology Metals Australia (ASX:TMT) – end user partner discussions
Cann Global (ASX:CGB) – research initiative
Flamingo AI (ASX:FGO) – operations update
Volt Resources (ASC:VRC) – project acquisition
G Medical Innovations Holdings (ASX:GMV) – product registration status update
Vango Mining (ASX:VAN) – mineral resource update
Aura Energy (ASX:AEE) – clarification
European Lithium (ASX:EUR) – legal matters

 

Markets

Gold: $US1,732.64 ($2,711.93) (-0.51%)

Silver: $US16.96 (+2.16%)

Oil (WTI): $US32.74 (+11.25%)

Oil (Brent): $US35.45 (+9.11%)

Coal: $US54.75 (+0.33%)

Iron 62pc Fe: $US86.84 (+1.06%)

AUD/USD: $US0.6524 (+1.73%)

Bitcoin: $US9,678.60 (-0.67%)

 

What got you talking yesterday

On Twitter yesterday it was all about China’s demand for commodities. Despite COVID-19 and diplomatic tensions, imports of commodities are higher than last year.

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

Yesterday’s winners

Code Name Price % Chg Volume
EMP Emperor Energy Ltd 0.05 +177.78% 1.8M
CPT Cipherpoint Ltd 0.02 +53.85% 90.0k
E25 Element 25 Ltd 0.29 +45.00% 850.9k
NAE New Age Exploration Ltd 0.004 +33.33% 1.1M
QFY Quantify Technology Holdings 0.002 +33.33% 250.0k
MNW Mint Payments Ltd 0.009 +28.57% 2.2M
AX8 Accelerate Resources Ltd 0.04 +25.00% 25.0k
RGL Riversgold Ltd 0.02 +25.00% 8.9M
SBR Sabre Resources Ltd 0.0025 +25.00% 100.0k
BRK Brookside Energy Ltd 0.005 +25.00% 238.9k

 

Yesterday’s losers

CODE COMPANY PRICE % CHANGE
CLT Cellnet Group Ltd 0.036 -30.77%
SSM Stream Group Ltd 0.02 -23.08%
ORN Orion Gold NL 0.013 -18.75%
RLE Real Energy Corporation Ltd 0.018 -18.18%
CE1 Calima Energy 0.005 -16.67%
DXN DXN 0.011 -15.38%
TAR Taruga Minerals 0.011 -15.38%
JPR Jupiter Energy 0.023 -14.81%
CNJ Conico Ltd 0.006 -14.29%
K2F K2FLY 0.195 -13.33%
HCH Hot Chili 0.018 -12.50%
FFG Fatfish Internet Group Ltd 0.007 -12.50%
ASQ Australian Silica Quartz 0.039 -11.36%
CFO Cfoam 0.039 -11.36%
LER Leaf Resources Ltd 0.017 -10.53%
BRK Brookside Energy 0.004 -10.00%
BAR Barra Resources Ltd 0.018 -10.00%
TIN TNT Mines 0.18 -10.00%