On Stockhead today, COVID-19 has put a rocket under online retail and the race for market share is on, an economic geologist’s insights on the booming North Pilbara Gold Belt and S&P says the world needs more copper discoveries right now.

But first…

 

The day ahead

Key data locally will be led by manufacturing PMIs for June, along with the monthly home price index from CoreLogic and May building approvals data from the ABS.

There’s also a wave of June manufacturing PMIs due globally to kick off a new month, along with minutes from the June meeting of the US Federal Reserve.

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

Wednesday:

Synertec Corporation (ASX:SOP) – corporate update & capital raising
Todd River Resources (ASX:TRT) – tenement acquisition
Titanium Sands (ASX:TSL) – project update
Great Southern Mining (ASX:GSN) – price query response
Amplia Therapeutics (ASX:ATX) – preclinical toxicology study results
Mineral Commodities (ASX:MRC) – capital raising
Victory Mines (ASX:VIC) – acquisition and capital raising
Nex Metals (ASX:NME) – capital raising
Cygnus Gold (ASX:CY5) – capital raising
Hipo Resources (ASX:HIP) – capital raising
Corazon Mining (ASX:CZN) – capital raising

Thursday:

Kasbah Resources (ASX:KAS) – removal application
Prairie Mining (ASX:PDZ) – litigation funding agreement
Emmerson Resources (ASX:ERM) – capital raising

Markets

Gold: $US1,780.10 ($2,579.34) (+0.39%)

Silver: $US18.14 (+1.62%)

Oil (WTI): $US39.75 (+0.15%)

Oil (Brent): $US41.05 (-1.58%)

Coal: $US53.40 (-1.11%)

Iron 62pc Fe: $US103.06 (-0.16%)

AUD/USD: $US0.6903 (+0.54%)

Bitcoin: $US9,151.41 (-0.32%)

 

What got you talking yesterday

There was plenty of interest in our latest recap of small cap activity in the uranium sector, where a structural supply deficit continues to provide support for prices following a June rally.

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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.

 

Yesterday’s winners

Note: Stocks in yellow made market-moving announcements yesterday
CODE COMPANY PRICE CHANGE
ESK Etherstack 1.75 1358.33%
VPR Volt Power Group 0.002 100.00%
AOA Ausmon Resources 0.003 50.00%
CRO Cirralto 0.006 50.00%
CZL Consolidated Zinc 0.004 33.33%
DTR Dateline Resources 0.002 33.33%
PSZ PS&C 0.03 33.33%
SHK Stone Resources Australia 0.004 33.33%
WWI West Wits Mining 0.02 31.25%
HGO Hillgrove Resources 0.04 28.57%
BLZ Blaze International 0.02 26.67%
MKG Mako Gold 0.1 26.51%
ID8 Identitii 0.12 26.37%
BMG BMG Resources 0.005 25.00%
CE1 Calima Energy 0.005 25.00%
CTO Citigold Corp 0.005 25.00%
ELT Elementos 0.005 25.00%
OLV Otherlevels Holdings 0.005 25.00%
RLC Reedy Lagoon 0.005 25.00%
RNX Renegade Exploration 0.005 25.00%
SHH Shree Minerals 0.005 25.00%
LVE Love Group Global 0.06 22.92%
GML Gateway Mining 0.02 22.58%

Yesterday’s losers

CODE COMPANY PRICE CHANGE
CLZ Classic Minerals 0.001 -50.00%
MAR Malachite Resources 0.02 -33.33%
XTC Xantippe Resources 0.002 -33.33%
TPD Talon Petroleum 0.001 -33.33%
SBR Sabre Resources 0.002 -33.33%
RXH Rewardle Holdings 0.002 -33.33%
LCY Legacy Iron Ore 0.002 -33.33%
GLA Gladiator Resources 0.001 -33.33%
BSM Bass Metals 0.002 -33.33%
AUH AustChina Holdings 0.002 -33.33%
FE8 Faster Enterprises 0.007 -30.00%
AJJ Asian American Medical 0.02 -29.41%
MRL Mayur Resources 0.15 -28.57%
TPP Tempo Australia 0.04 -28.07%
PIN PINCHme.com Inc 0.03 -27.50%
SMI Santana Minerals 0.0015 -25.00%
KEY Key Petroleum 0.003 -25.00%
GGX Gas2Grid 0.0015 -25.00%
WBE Whitebark Energy 0.0035 -22.22%