On Stockhead today, how COVID-19 is changing the way people manage their super, one expert says CBD won’t be available in pharmacies until 2021 and EU could light the fuse on EV rollout with historic post-pandemic stimulus.

But first…

 

The day ahead

In Australia, the RBA will release private sector credit data (including mortgage lending) for April. There’s also survey data from the week ended May 15 to get a gauge on the household impact of COVID-19.

Looking abroad, both the US and Europe will release updated inflation prints, with May CPI figures for the Eurozone and US PCE inflation data for April.

There’s also the University of Michigan’s consumer sentiment survey and Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell will take part in a virtual discussion panel.

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

Friday:

Blackmores (ASX:BKL) – capital raising
Creso Pharma (ASX:CPH) – capital raising
Avira Resources (ASX:AVW) – capital raising
Acrux (ASX:ACR) – licensing agreement
Austal (ASX:ASB) – improved earnings guidance
Buddy Technologies (ASX:BUD) – financing update
Red Mountain Mining (ASX:RMX) – capital raising

Monday:

Aspen Group (ASX:APZ) – capital raising
Tyranna Resources (ASX:TYX) – capital raising
European Cobalt (ASX:EUC) – acquisition
American Pacific Borate (ASX:ABR) – financing
Atlas Arteria (ASX:ALX) – capital raising
Andromeda Metals (ASX:ADN) – pre-feasibility study results
Aspermont (ASX:ASP) – capital raising
Novonix (ASX:NVX) – capital raising

 

Markets

Gold: $US1,718.75 ($2,589.98) (+0.58%)

Silver: $US17.35 (+0.29%)

Oil (WTI): $US33.64 (+2.53%)

Oil (Brent): $US35.20 (+1.32%)

Coal: $US55.55 (-1.86%)

Iron 62pc Fe: $US91.81 (+0.19%)

AUD/USD: $US0.6636 (-0.02%)

Bitcoin: $US9,452.86 (+3.13%)

 

What got you talking yesterday

Readers took a keen interest in Bevis Yeo’s analysis of the Perth Basin’s emergence as a major hot spot for gas exploration.

Elsewhere in our coverage mix, we got the expert view on the outlook for domestic inflation, while Nick Sundich highlighted the latest small cap to get in on the action in the booming market for hand sanitiser products.

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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 Volume
GLA Gladiator Resources Ltd 0.002 100.00% 252.9M
CTE Cryosite Ltd 0.25 88.46% 743.7k
ESE eSense-Lab Ltd 0.02 60.00% 22.4M
A1G African Gold Ltd 0.14 50.00% 172.1k
AVW Avira Resources Ltd 0.003 50.00% 76.5M
CCE Carnegie Clean Energy Ltd 0.003 50.00% 870.0k
LCY Legacy Iron Ore Ltd 0.003 50.00% 1.1M
MTB Mount Burgess Mining NL 0.003 50.00% 1.9M
OEX Oilex Ltd 0.003 50.00% 1.7M
TYX Tyranna Resources Ltd 0.004 50.00% 22.8M
XPE Xped Ltd 0.0015 50.00% 6.0M
ARE Argonaut Resources NL 0.007 40.00% 28.3M
PGY Pilot Energy Ltd 0.023 35.29% 1.3M
BUY Bounty Oil & Gas NL 0.012 33.33% 9.3M
ANL Amani Gold Ltd 0.002 33.33% 2.3M
NWE Norwest Energy NL 0.004 33.33% 376.3k
SCU Stemcell United Ltd 0.02 33.33% 11.7M
SRN Surefire Resources NL 0.004 33.33% 473.9k
TPD Talon Petroleum Ltd 0.002 33.33% 1.1M
TRL Tanga Resources Ltd 0.02 33.33% 283.9k
CCA Change Financial Ltd 0.1 32.88% 6.2M
BC8 Black Cat Syndicate Ltd 0.64 30.61% 1.3M
MXR Maximus Resources Ltd 0.09 27.14% 12.2M
SOM SomnoMed Ltd 1.44 26.32% 539.3k
WGN Wagners Holding Co Ltd 1.25 25.00% 1.1M

Yesterday’s losers

Code Company Price % Change Volume
ARN Aldoro Resources Ltd 0.09 -45.71% 10.0M
BLV Blossomvale Holdings Ltd 0.07 -40.83% 524.6k
VAL Valor Resources Ltd 0.001 -33.33% 3.5k
ROG Red Sky Energy Ltd 0.001 -33.33% 1.0M
BAS Bass Oil Ltd 0.001 -33.33% 1.3M
JPR Jupiter Energy Ltd 0.022 -26.67% 2.2M
POW Protean Energy Ltd 0.006 -25.00% 7.5M
MLS Metals Australia Ltd 0.003 -25.00% 6.4M
CAD Caeneus Minerals Ltd 0.003 -25.00% 1.6M
FRX Flexiroam Ltd 0.013 -23.53% 41.3k
VRC Volt Resources Ltd 0.02 -22.73% 43.5M
EUR European Lithium Ltd 0.07 -22.22% 2.4M
CNJ Conico Ltd 0.007 -22.22% 17.4k
PIN PINCHme.com Inc 0.05 -21.43% 40.4k
MOQ MOQ Ltd 0.14 -20.00% 5.1k
SI6 Six Sigma Metals Ltd 0.004 -20.00% 3.0M
RIE Riedel Resources Ltd 0.008 -20.00% 300.1k
EM1 Emerge Gaming Ltd 0.013 -18.75% 12.9M
SIT Site Group International Ltd 0.03 -18.42% 962.2k
PGI PanTerra Gold Ltd 0.04 -18.00% 3.5M
EGR Ecograf Ltd 0.07 -17.86% 2.2M