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.

But first…

The day ahead

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:

Wednesday

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

Thursday:

Rhythm Biosciences (ASX:RHY) – capital raising
BPH Energy (ASX:BPH) – capital raising
Downer EDI (ASX:DOW) – capital raising

Markets

Gold: $US1,840.45 ($2,590.10) (+1.24%)

Silver: $US21.12 (+6.24%)

Oil (WTI): $US41.81 (+2.45%)

Oil (Brent): $US44.19 (+2.13%)

Coal: $US53.97 (+0.35%)

Iron 62pc Fe: $US107.18 (-0.04%)

AUD/USD: $US0.7121 (+1.50%)

Bitcoin: $US9,363.75 (+2.19%)

 

What got you talking yesterday

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.

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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

CODE COMPANY PRICE CHANGE
IMC Immuron 0.0855 248.98%
GPX Graphex Mining 0.08 105.13%
FGO Flamingo AI 0.002 100.00%
YPB YPB Group 0.005 75.00%
CFE Cape Lambert Resources 0.003 50.00%
SRN Surefire Resources NL 0.006 50.00%
CGN Crater Gold Mining 0.013 44.44%
CZL Consolidated Zinc 0.004 33.33%
LCY Legacy Iron Ore 0.004 33.33%
VIC Victory Mines 0.002 33.33%
WBE Whitebark Energy 0.004 33.33%
9SP 9 Spokes International 0.04 31.03%
BXN Bioxyne 0.01 27.27%
CNW Cirrus Networks Holdings 0.038 27.27%
MLM Metallica Minerals 0.015 25.00%
CLZ Classic Minerals 0.0025 25.00%
SMI Santana Minerals 0.0025 25.00%
TYX Tyranna Resources 0.005 25.00%
IVR Investigator Resources 0.03 24.00%
SCL Schrole Group 0.02 23.53%

Yesterday’s losers

CODE COMPANY PRICE CHANGE
EYE Nova Eye Medical 0.39 -49.68%
QFY Quantify Technology 0.001 -33.33%
ECT Environmental Clean Technologies 0.001 -33.33%
ANL Amani Gold 0.001 -33.33%
KAS Kasbah Resources 0.009 -25.00%
SBW Shekel Brainweigh 0.11 -24.14%
GO2 GO2 People 0.04 -22.00%
GTG Genetic Technologies 0.009 -20.83%
OLV Otherlevels Holdings 0.004 -20.00%
NTI Neurotech International 0.008 -20.00%
EFE Eastern Iron 0.004 -20.00%
CGB Cann Global 0.004 -20.00%
IDZ Indoor Skydiving Australia 0.005 -16.67%
BRK Brookside Energy 0.005 -16.67%
BIQ BuildingIQ Inc 0.005 -16.67%
AVW Avira Resources 0.005 -16.67%
MEL Metgasco 0.03 -16.13%
GIB Gibb River Diamonds 0.06 -15.94%
ZMI Zinc of Ireland 0.03 -15.00%
IXU IXUP 0.017 -15.00%