Rise and Shine: What you need to know before the ASX opens
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On Stockhead today, Warren Buffet’s recent investment moves signal a changing view on inflation, how NextDC went from start-up to $5.5bn stock in 10 years and ASX tech players beat their US counterparts during COVID-19.
On the local data calendar, there’s retail sales data for July at 11:30am AEST, where Westpac says the preliminary showed “a solid gain, but August is looking soft”.
Then to cap off a big week, the US will report all-important jobs numbers for August later tonight.
The following companies are in trading halts and are expected out in the next two trading days:
Dotz Nano (ASX:DTZ) – sales contract
Tymlez Group (ASX:TYM) – capital raising
Magnis Energy Technologies (ASX:MNS) – capital raising
Primero Group (ASX:PGX) – judicial review outcome
Raiden Resources (ASX:RDN) – capital raising
Magnetite Mines (ASX:MGT) – capital raising
Rex Minerals (ASX:RXM) – capital raising
Biotron (ASX:BIT) – compound testing results
Ansila Energy (ASX:ANA) – exploration block application
Opyl (ASX:OPL) – ASX queries
Velocity Property Group (ASX:VP7) – AFR article response
Firefly Resources (ASX:FFR) – drilling results
Caeneus Minerals (ASX:CAD) – capital raising
Founders First (ASX:FFL) – capital raising
New Zealand Coastal SeaFoods (ASX:NZS) – capital raising
Gold: $US1,930.05 ($2,653.64) (-0.65%)
Silver: $US26.59 ($36.56) (-3.30%)
Oil (WTI): $US41.29 (-0.53%)
Oil (Brent): $US44.00 (-0.97%)
Coal: $US52.40 (-0.85%)
Iron 62pc Fe: $US126.06 (+1.92%)
AUD/USD: $US0.7337 (-0.47%)
Bitcoin: $US11,371.41 (-5.43%)
As usual, readers took plenty of interest in our monthly recap of the top 50 ASX small caps for August.
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.