On Stockhead today, Stockhead V-Con: Gold Out West — The Explorers Part 2, three small caps poised for further growth as the bulls and bears square off in a post-COVID world and graphite production could be 500 per cent higher by 2050.

But first…

 

The day ahead

Today in economic data look out for the Commonwealth Bank’s PMI figures and the Reserve Bank’s data on foreign transactions.

Reserve Bank Governor Phillip Lowe will be participating in a webinar run by the Financial Services Institute of Australia (FINSIA) along with the chairs of ASIC and APRA Wayne Byres and James Shipton.

The trio will outline to FINSIA members their regulatory priorities for the months ahead.

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

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

Friday:

Invex Therapeutics (ASX:IXC) – capital raising
Opyl (ASX:OPL) – commercial contracts
Credit Intelligence (ASX:CI1) – finance facility
Antisense Therapeutics (ASX:ANP) – clinical trial results
Bigtincan Holdings (ASX:BTH) – capital raising
Smartpay Holdings (ASX:SMP) – capital raising
Anson Resources (ASX:ASN) – additional information to study

 

Markets

Gold: $US1,747.10 ($2,661.89) (+0.19%)

Silver: $US17.53 (+1.14%)

Oil (WTI): $US33.52 (+3.14%)

Oil (Brent): $US35.79 (+3.29%)

Coal: $US57.00 (+2.02%)

Iron 62pc Fe: $US86.84 (+1.06%)

AUD/USD: $US0.6599 (+0.95%)

Bitcoin: $US9,579.02 (-1.04%)

 

What got you talking yesterday

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Also, be sure to check in at 10.20am each morning for our daily 10 at 10 column — a live summary of winners & losers at the opening bell.

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

 

Yesterday’s winners

CODE COMPANY PRICE % CHANGE
GTE Great Western Exploration 0.002 100.00%
ECT Environmental Clean Technologies 0.002 100.00%
PGI Panterra Gold 0.052 85.71%
REE Rarex Ltd 0.04 66.67%
ASN Anson Resources 0.047 56.67%
ALT Analytica Ltd 0.003 50.00%
TKL Traka Resources Ltd 0.006 50.00%
TPD Talon Petroleum Ltd 0.002 50.00%
CAV Carnavale Resources Ltd 0.003 50.00%
XST Xstate Resources Ltd 0.002 50.00%
BAS Bass Oil 0.002 50.00%
WCN White Cliff Minerals 0.007 40.00%
OPL Opyl 0.1 38.89%
SRN Surefire Resources 0.004 33.33%
VBS Vectus Biosystems 0.655 32.32%
SE1 Sensera 0.025 31.58%
NWC New World Resources 0.013 30.00%
ALY Alchemy Resources Ltd 0.014 27.27%
TKM Trek Metals 0.019 26.67%
CTO Citigold Corporation 0.005 25.00%
MAY Melbana Energy 0.005 25.00%

 

Yesterday’s losers

CODE COMPANY PRICE % CHANGE
PCL Pancontinental Oil&Gas 0.001 -33.33%
ICG Inca Minerals Ltd 0.001 -33.33%
NEW Norwest Energy NL 0.003 -25.00%
PGY Pilot Energy 0.015 -25.00%
MCT Metalicity 0.003 -25.00%
SER Strategic Energy Resources 0.003 -25.00%
XPE XPED 0.002 -25.00%
OAR Oakdale Resources Ltd 0.002 -20.00%
BLV Blossomvale Holdings 0.12 -20.00%
PUR Pursuit Minerals 0.004 -20.00%
RNT RENT.COM.AU Ltd 0.031 -18.42%
MTH Mithril Resources 0.009 -18.18%
FZR Fitzroy River Corporation 0.15 -16.67%
EMB Embelton Ltd 10.02 -16.50%
ATX Amplia Therapeutics 0.13 -16.13%
NZM NZME 0.17 -22.73%
UNL Unitednetworks 0.027 -15.63%
TSL TZ 0.034 -15.00%
RGL Riversgold 0.027 -22.86%
GBR Great Boulder Resources Ltd 0.03 -14.29%