On Stockhead today, the Aussie small caps that tick the first Tesla box, everything you need to know about cap raises, and who’s fighting the cancer battle, ASX style?

But first, here’s what you need to know before the ASX opening at 10am (AEST):

 

The day ahead

Today’s potentially market moving economic data includes monthly building approvals, housing credit and private sector credit.

Also as tomorrow will mark three months since the end of the financial year, so annual reports for ASX companies using the July 1-June 30 time frame are due by the day’s end.

Companies with their reports not submitted by the ASX opening tomorrow will be suspended until submission.

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

Wednesday:

Lithium Australia (ASX:LIT) – Age article response
Antisense Therapeutics (ASX:ANP) – FDA ruling response
Marvel Gold (ASX:MVL) – mineral resource estimate
Starpharma (ASX:SPL) – capital raising

Thursday:
4DMedical (ASX:4DX) – regulatory approval
Indiana Resources (ASX:IDA) – lodging of request of arbitration against Tanzania
Volt Resources (ASX:VRC) – Luiri Hill gold project transaction update
NRW Holdings (ASX:NWH) – legal proceedings
First Au (ASX:FAU) – capital raising
Nanollose (ASX:NC6) – capital raising
Corporate Travel Management (ASX:CTD) – capital raising & acquisition

 

Markets

Gold: $US1,897.05 ($2,659.91) (+0.86%)

Silver: $US24.18 ($33.90) (+1.96%)

Oil (WTI): $US39.08 (-3.74%)

Oil (Brent): $US40.81 (-3.82%)

Coal: $US61.00 (+0.36%)

Iron 62pc Fe: $US124.21 (+0.32%)

AUD/USD: $US0.7133 (+0.04%)

Bitcoin: $US10,765.89 (-0.93%)

 

What got you talking yesterday

This week it’s been all about the battery metals sector. After months of struggling even before COVID-19 many stocks have seen a resurgence in recent weeks.

Monday’s news out of Piedmont Lithium (ASX:PLL) that it would supply Tesla with a big chunk of its planned spodumene production for an initial five years particularly excited investors.

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Also, be sure to check in at 10.15am each day for our daily 10 at 10 column — a summary of the top winners & losers at the ASX opening using live data.

 

Yesterday’s winners

Note: Stocks in yellow made market moving announcements yesterday
TICKER NAME PRICE % CHANGE
ADY Admiralty Resources 0.019 58%
ANW Aus Tin Mining 0.0015 50%
VMG VDM Group 0.003 50%
DXB Dimerix 0.365 49%
ASN Anson Resources 0.032 39%
PLL Piedmont Lithium 0.38 38%
FRX Flexiroam 0.022 38%
ANL Amani Gold 0.002 33%
NGY NuEnergy Gas 0.016 33%
VR1 Vection Technologies 0.14 33%
INR Ioneer 0.13 30%
ARE Argonaut Resources 0.009 29%
HSC HSC Technology 0.02 25%
SIS Simble Solutions 0.028 22%
TRL Tanga Resources 0.045 22%
BID Bidenergy 1.2 21%
CYQ Cycliq Group 0.003 20%
CZN Corazon 0.003 20%
ECG Ecargo 0.024 20%
PO3 Purifloh 1.52 19%
INF Infinity Lithium 0.09 18%

 

Yesterday’s losers

TICKER NAME PRICE % CHANGE
UUV UUV Aquabotix 0.001 -50%
XPE Xped 0.002 -33%
ICU Isentric 0.11 -29%
MTH Mithril Resources 0.029 -28%
BSM Bass Metals 0.003 -25%
RML Resolution Minerals 0.043 -25%
OIL Optiscan Imaging 0.1 -20%
CZL Cons Zinc 0.004 -20%
ROG Red Sky Energy 0.002 -20%
DTR Dateline Resources 0.0025 -17%
AMD Arrow Minerals 0.006 -14%
HNR Hannans 0.006 -14%
RNX Renegade Exploration 0.006 -14%
TSC Twenty Seven Co 0.006 -14%
AVL Australian Vanadium 0.013 -13%
INV Investsmart Group 0.073 -13%
ICT Icollege 0.096 -13%
TSL Titanium Sands 0.048 -13%
HPR High Peak Royalties 0.055 -13%
CE1 Calima Energy 0.007 -13%