Rise and Shine: What you need to know before the ASX opens
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The following companies are in trading halts and are expected to exit in the next two trading days:
Tempus Resources (ASX:TMR) – capital raising
Lithium Australia (ASX:LIT) – recycling supply agreement
Roots Sustainable Agricultural Technologies (ASX:ROO) – capital raising
Gold: $US1,939.40 ($2,706.92) (-0.16%)
Silver: $US26.69 ($37.25) (-1.95%)
Oil (WTI): $US42.34 (-0.56%)
Oil (Brent): $US44.35 (-1.22%)
Coal: $US51.35 (-1.25%)
Iron 62pc Fe: $US122.79 (-0.77%)
AUD/USD: $US0.7160 (-0.01%)
Bitcoin: $US11,684.38 (+0.65%)
Last week’s most popular story on Twitter was about Warren Buffet’s latest investment moves.
Buffett’s company Berkshire Hathaway bought 20.92 million shares in gold miner Barrick during the June quarter at a cost of $US563.6m ($786m). Analysts reckon a stampede of retail investors will follow him into gold shares.
Legendary investor Warren Buffett’s decision to buy into Canadian gold giant Barrick Gold could trigger a stampede of retail investors into gold shares, according to analysts. https://t.co/tjcpPooOzc #ASX #ausbiz #gold pic.twitter.com/eMeje25rcd
— Stockhead (@StockheadAU) August 20, 2020
Speaking of gold, another popular story was our latest edition of Money Talks. We spoke with Barclay Pearce head of trading Trent Primmer, who believes there are still opportunities in the small cap gold sector.
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.