On Stockhead today, one leading fund manager names his top takeover target in microcap land, the latest StockDoc and the federal government is preparing to roll back stimulus measures, should investors be worried?

But first…

 

The day ahead

Key events in Australia will be led by the release of the minutes from the RBA’s latest meeting, and weekly employment data from the ABS/ATO which will highlight the ongoing impact of the pandemic.

Looking abroad, there’s a data deluge out of the US (retail sales, industrial production and business inventories) while the most-watched man in macroeconomics — US Fed Chair Jerome Powell — is scheduled to give a speech.

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

Tuesday:

Platina Resources (ASX:PGM) – capital raising
Race Oncology (ASX:RAC) – clinical trial results
eSense-Lab (ASX:ESE) – commercial joint venture
Titanium Sands (ASX:TSL) – price query response
Blue Star Helium (ASX:BNL) – capital raising
Anson Resources (ASX:ASN) – capital raising
Phoslock (ASX:PET) – earnings guidance update
Integrated Payment Technologies (ASX:IP1) – capital raising

Wednesday:

GID Dynamics (ASX:GID) – fundraising matters
BetMakers Technology Group (ASX:BET) – capital raising
Genesis Minerals (ASX:GMD) – acquisition of tenements
Jumbo Interactive (ASX:JIN) – operations update
Dark Horse Resources (ASX:DHR) – capital raising
Crowd Media (ASX:CM8) – potential marketing service agreement
Orminex (ASX:ONX) – s.249D request response
PepinNini Lithium (ASX:PNN) – capital raising
Uniti Group (ASX:UWL) – capital raising
PolarX (ASX:PXX) – capital raising
Arrow Minerals (ASX:AMD) – capital raising

 

Markets

Gold: $US1,727.36 ($2,489.70) (-1.90%)

Silver: $US17.41 (+0.18%)

Oil (WTI): $US37.16 (+2.32%)

Oil (Brent): $US39.78 (+2.26%)

Coal: $US54.32 (+0.63%)

Iron 62pc Fe: $US102.89 (-0.09%)

AUD/USD: $US0.6920 (+0.79%)

Bitcoin: $US9,472.99 (+0.84%)

 

What got you talking yesterday

Readers took an interest in our latest crypto update, as well as Nick Sundich’s recap of ASX small caps that have posted triple-digit percentage returns in 2020.

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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 and losers at the opening bell.

 

Yesterday’s winners

Stocks highlighted in yellow made market-moving announcements
Code Name Price % Chg Volume
MLS Metals Australia Ltd 0.002 +100.00% 101.9M
SIH Sihayo Gold Ltd 0.03 +52.94% 2.0M
BSM Bass Metals Ltd 0.003 +50.00% 2.7M
CFE Cape Lambert Resources Ltd 0.003 +50.00% 250.0k
MSR Manas Resources Ltd 0.006 +50.00% 8.0M
UUV UUV Aquabotix Ltd 0.0015 +50.00% 500.0k
XPE Xped Ltd 0.0015 +50.00% 500.0k
IXU IXUP Ltd 0.02 +46.15% 500.0k
EN1 engage:BDR Ltd 0.007 +40.00% 65.5M
ELT Elementos Ltd 0.004 +33.33% 30.2M
KEY Key Petroleum Ltd 0.004 +33.33% 2.3M
INP IncentiaPay Ltd 0.04 +33.33% 2.6M
MEI Meteoric Resources NL 0.03 +31.58% 89.4M
TRT Todd River Resources Ltd 0.02 +29.41% 721.7k
ADY Admiralty Resources NL 0.009 +28.57% 397.7k
SVY Stavely Minerals Ltd 0.68 +25.00% 6.9M
AOA Ausmon Resources Ltd 0.0025 +25.00% 700.0k
CTO Citigold Corp Ltd 0.005 +25.00% 710.0k
CY5 Cygnus Gold Ltd 0.08 +25.00% 500.8k
MGT Magnetite Mines Ltd 0.0025 +25.00% 16.8M
SPQ Superior Resources Ltd 0.005 +25.00% 696.0k
ICU iSentric Ltd 0.03 +23.81% 1.4M
HXG Hexagon Energy Materials Ltd 0.06 +23.08% 289.4k
IMC Immuron Ltd 0.32 +23.08% 11.0M
VRS Veris Ltd 0.04 +21.87% 7.9M

Yesterday’s losers

Code Name Price % Chg Volume
BIR BIR Financial Ltd 0.015 -70.00% 132
GES Genesis Resources Ltd 0.014 -50.00% 104.7k
VAL Valor Resources Ltd 0.002 -33.33% 3.3M
OAR Oakdale Resources Ltd 0.002 -33.33% 16.1M
CCE Carnegie Clean Energy Ltd 0.001 -33.33% 5.3M
CDY Cellmid Ltd 0.13 -29.73% 2.7M
LSA Lachlan Star Ltd 0.005 -28.57% 122.0k
RFN Reffind Ltd 0.0015 -25.00% 203.3k
MEB Medibio Ltd 0.006 -25.00% 22.3M
BMG BMG Resources Ltd 0.003 -25.00% 5.4M
AAJ Aruma Resources Ltd 0.003 -25.00% 2.3M
GTR GTI Resources Ltd 0.03 -22.22% 52.4M
TIN TNT Mines Ltd 0.13 -21.21% 2.3M
SW1 Swift Media Ltd 0.04 -20.75% 3.9M
NTM NTM Gold Ltd 0.07 -20.65% 2.2M
RLC Reedy Lagoon Corp Ltd 0.004 -20.00% 250.0k
MBK Metal Bank Ltd 0.008 -20.00% 262.1k
IBG Ironbark Zinc Ltd 0.008 -20.00% 953.3k
BIQ BuildingIQ Inc 0.004 -20.00% 170.0k
CSE Copper Strike Ltd 0.04 -19.61% 438.6k
WOA Wide Open Agriculture Ltd 0.39 -19.59% 2.5M
NWM Norwest Minerals Ltd 0.15 -18.92% 6.0k
PIQ Proteomics International Labor 0.46 -18.58% 2.6M
SWM Seven West Media Ltd 0.12 -17.24% 52.1M
MDC Medlab Clinical Ltd 0.17 -17.07% 1.6M