On Stockhead today, professional investors buy into the McDonald’s of healthcare: day hospitals, TechTalk: What to buy in e-commerce, the hottest sector of the global economy and +70pc of small cap raises from April are currently trading above their offer price.

But first…

 

The day ahead

There’s no major updates on the local calendar, although Westpac’s leading economic index is expected to “fall steeply, led by a deep contraction in hours worked”, the bank said.

Globally, there’s April inflation data due for the UK, Eurozone and Canada, while the main focus is likely to be the release of minutes from the US Federal Reserve’s latest policy meeting.

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

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

Thursday:

RTG Mining (ASX:RTG) – capital raising
Westgold Resources (ASX:WGX) – capital raising
Nickel Mines (ASX:NIC) – capital raising
EcoGraf (ASX:EGR) – capital raising
Wagners Holding Company (ASX:WGN) – response to legal judgement

 

Markets

Gold: $US1,744.15 ($2,661.89) (+0.70%)

Silver: $US17.33 (+0.92%)

Oil (WTI): $US32.35 (+1.67%)

Oil (Brent): $US34.51 (-0.86%)

Coal: $US55.75 (+1.22%)

Iron 62pc Fe: $US86.84 (+1.06%)

AUD/USD: $US0.6535 (+0.18%)

Bitcoin: $US9,697.59 (+0.04%)

 

What got you talking yesterday

Readers took an interest in Nick Sundich’s analysis of how US-headquartered companies that are listed on the ASX have fared over the past 12 months.

The latest edition of Stockhead’s TV series RockTalk — focused on the outlook for the uranium sector — also got plenty of attention.

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

 

Yesterday’s winners

Code Company Price % Change Volume
RGL Riversgold 0.034 112.50% 122.18M
RFN Reffind Ltd 0.003 100.00% 26.05M
AOA Ausmon Resources 0.002 100.00% 480.00K
E25 Element 25 0.395 97.50% 6.78M
EMP Emperor Energy 0.033 83.33% 12.32M
ATX Amplia Therapeutics 0.155 86.75% 3.10M
MPR Mpower 0.02 66.67% 1.27M
VAL Valor Resources 0.002 50.00% 252.50K
BMG BMG Resources Ltd 0.003 50.00% 1.04M
AL8 Alderan Resources 0.08 42.86% 999.56K
ARC Australian Rural Capital Ltd 0.27 35.00% 82.14K
BRK Brookside Energy 0.006 33.33% 18.84M
NAE New Age Exploration Ltd 0.004 33.33% 7.29M
LIN Lindian Resources 0.015 31.82% 14.39M
TSO Tesoro Resources 0.075 25.00% 9.35M
ASN Anson Resources 0.03 30.43% 13.08M
LCD Latitude Consolidated Ltd 0.018 28.57% 8.88M
PTR Petratherm 0.051 27.50% 777.39K
MXR Maximus Resources 0.041 24.24% 1.47M
AZS Azure Minerals 0.11 25.00% 2.43M
SBR Sabre Resources Ltd 0.003 25.00% 1.89M

Yesterday’s losers

Code Company Price % Change Volume
GTE Great Western Exploration 0.001 -50.00% 2.13M
BAS Bass Oil 0.001 -33.33% 4.98M
AVW Avira Resources 0.001 -33.33% 3.99M
MTH Mithril Resources 0.012 -25.00% 34.86M
PKD Parkd 0.03 -25.00% 87.50K
MGU Magnum Mining and Exploration Ltd 0.03 -25.00% 200.00K
BIQ BuildingIQ Inc 0.006 -25.00% 5.56M
TPS Threat Protect Australia 0.05 -20.63% 39.10K
CTO Citigold Corporation 0.004 -20.00% 750.00K
RAN Range International 0.008 -20.00% 140.51K
K2T K2 Energy Ltd 0.012 -20.00% 3.92M
PUR Pursuit Minerals 0.005 -16.67% 3.02M
CUX Crossland Strategic Metals 0.005 -16.67% 720.85K
RGI Roto-Gro Intl 0.05 -16.67% 609.00K
DRE Dreadnought Resources 0.005 -16.67% 9.48M
TMK Tamaska Oil and Gas Ltd 0.005 -16.67% 100.00K
NWC New World Resources 0.011 -15.38% 4.14M
ARM Aurora Minerals Ltd 0.012 -14.29% 1.66M
SRY Story-I 0.012 -14.29% 100.00K
NXE New Energy Minerals 0.006 -14.29% 100.00K
ICU Isentric Ltd 0.006 -14.29% 160.00K