Rise and Shine: What you need to know before the ASX opens
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On Stockhead today, what happened to the 50 hottest ASX small cap stocks of 2017? BNPL stocks, tech bubble 2.0 and the post-COVID rally, and US FDA approval is on the agenda for these five small caps.
Key local data today will be led by preliminary retail sales figures for June, where Westpac says leading indicators suggest a consolidation of the big rebound in May.
The following companies are in trading halts and are expected to exit in the next two trading days:
Prescient Therapeutics (ASX:PTX) – collaboration
Perpetual Resources (ASX:PEC) – exploration results
Agrimin (ASX:AMN) – DFS results
Delecta (ASX:DLC) – sampling results
Zenith Energy (ASX:ZEN) – acquisition update
Zelira Therapeutics (ASX:ZLD) – licensing agreement
Ultima United (ASX:UUL) – board changes
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Readers took an interest in Nick Sundich’s wrap of stocks which have outperformed in the post-COVID rally since markets bottomed on March 23, including six companies that have returned a gain of more than 1,000 per cent.
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.