On Stockhead today, the ASX thermal coals plays hit by Japan’s carbon-neutral pledge, real estate stocks fight back after Covid, and how did our bottom-picking day trader go in a torrid week?

But first…

 

The week ahead

This week in economic data is particularly busy. Today, look out for AIG’s manufacturing PMI, monthly building and home loan approvals and ANZ Job Advertisements.

On Tuesday, Melbourne Cup Day, the RBA will hold its monthly meeting where it could cut interest rates further.

On Wednesday, look out for monthly and quarterly retail sales figures and on Thursday Australia’s trade balance.

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

Monday:

CML Group (ASX:CGR) – capital raising
Meteoric Resources (ASX:MEI) – assay results
Challenger Exploration (ASX:CEL) – assay results
Marvel Gold (ASX:MVL) – capital raising
Imricor Medical Systems (ASX:IMR) – capital raising

Tuesday:
Healthia (ASX:HLA) – acquisition and capital raising
Chase Mining (ASX:CML) – strategic investment
Telix Pharmaceuticals (ASX:TLX) – strategic investment
Triangle Energy (ASX:TEG) – impact of BP ceasing fuel production at Kwinana
Isentia (ASX:ISD) – cyber security incident update
iCollege (ASX:ICT) – capital raising
Pearl Global (ASX:PG1) – capital raising
Stavely Minerals (ASX:SVY) – exploration results

Markets

Gold: $US1,871.25 ($2,664.23) (+0.22%)

Silver: $US23.49 ($33.44) (+0.90%)

Oil (WTI): $US35.79 (-1.05%)

Oil (Brent): $US37.45 (-0.53%)

Coal: $US59.17 (+0.41%)

Iron 62pc Fe: $US120.19 (-0.07%)

AUD/USD: $US0.7023 (-0.07%)

Bitcoin: $US13,813.68 (+0.16%)

 

What got you talking last week

Last week on Twitter, the most popular story was Thursday’s news that Pilbara Minerals (ASX:PLS) would acquire Altura Mining’s (ASX:AJM) lithium operation in WA for $US175m ($247.8m). If the deal proceeds, Pilbara will the the ASX’s largest pure play lithium stock.

Another popular article, which you may have missed on Friday afternoon, was news our Kiwi cousins had rejected legalising recreational marijuana.

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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.

 

Last week’s winners

Code Company Price ReturnWRoll% MktCap$
E2M E2 Metals 0.725 230 $ 94,464,133.92
XPL Xplorewlth Limited 0.19 188 $ 56,531,885.60
FFG Fatfish Group 0.039 117 $ 29,353,759.45
BIR BIR Financial Ltd 0.06 107 $ 4,875,022.20
CCE Carnegie Cln Energy 0.002 100 $ 16,712,178.68
SOR Strategic Elements 0.13 97 $ 40,093,184.74
SPQ Superior Resources 0.021 91 $ 22,002,568.21
ICI Icandy Interactive 0.15 90 $ 78,663,325.99
FUN Funtastic Limited 0.12 85 $ 30,050,509.38
KIS King Island 0.098 63 $ 24,617,974.48
CNJ Conico Ltd 0.032 60 $ 17,642,871.06
CSX Cleanspace Holdings 7.04 60 $ 539,136,661.00
CXU Cauldron Energy Ltd 0.061 56 $ 22,024,230.76
VRX VRX Silica Ltd 0.195 56 $ 84,569,233.13
KSS Kleos 0.735 52 $ 92,767,725.79
PNC Pioneer Credit Ltd 0.68 51 $ 42,861,744.68
AMO Ambertech Limited 0.18 50 $ 13,761,899.10
FRX Flexiroam Limited 0.027 50 $ 10,173,473.85
PBX Pacific Bauxite Ltd 0.003 50 $ 1,189,842.10
JPR Jupiter Energy 0.052 49 $ 6,748,618.49
ICQ Icar Asia Ltd 0.425 47 $ 142,364,654.85
RAN Range International 0.023 44 $ 8,311,543.21
CGS Cogstate Ltd 1.15 43 $ 190,536,263.68
IEC Intra Energy Corp 0.01 43 $ 3,877,240.30
4DS 4Ds Memory Limited 0.095 42 $ 137,517,816.03
ARN Aldoro Resources 0.14 41 $ 11,616,640.53
GLH Global Health Ltd 0.46 37 $ 19,365,227.20
MSG Mcs Services Limited 0.03 36 $ 5,215,687.60
EAS Easton Investments 1.15 34 $ 39,421,391.65
IVT Inventis Limited 0.008 33 $ 7,494,926.55
PSL Paterson Resources 0.004 33 $ 18,022,132.24
TYX Tyranna Res Ltd 0.008 33 $ 8,976,524.67
WCN White Cliff Min Ltd 0.034 31 $ 19,114,195.63
EGL Environmental Group 0.035 30 $ 9,134,129.52
AHF Aust Dairy Group 0.086 28 $ 29,718,915.20
SFM Santa Fe Minerals 0.11 28 $ 8,010,066.79
PGI Panterra Gold Ltd 0.046 28 $ 8,976,515.85
CGO CPT Global Limited 0.215 26 $ 8,034,652.71
ADN Andromeda Metals Ltd 0.17 26 $ 295,426,334.08
UUL Ultima Utd Ltd 0.57 25 $ 16,715,676.93
RMI Resource Mining Corp 0.015 25 $ 4,444,010.21
ACP Audalia Res Ltd 0.015 25 $ 10,082,042.87
KOR Korab Resources 0.015 25 $ 4,987,394.72

 

Last week’s losers

Code Company Price ReturnWRoll% MktCap$
ANW Aus Tin Mining 0.001 -50 $ 5,477,994.43
ILU Iluka Resources 5.12 -48 $ 2,084,254,527.33
8VI 8Vi Holdings Limited 1.1 -45 $ 49,702,738.40
AYM Australia United Min 0.011 -45 $ 20,268,352.34
8IH 8I Holdings Ltd 0.15 -43 $ 54,263,863.65
VMG VDM Group Limited 0.002 -33 $ 13,855,321.90
TOM Tomizone Limited 0.002 -33 $ 850,401.35
STK Strickland Metals 0.088 -32 $ 38,138,238.41
KAI Kairos Minerals Ltd 0.045 -31 $ 70,365,732.19
AQS Aquis Ent Ltd 0.022 -29 $ 785,821.87
WNB Wellness and Beauty 0.005 -29 $ 8,763,171.87
TGO Trimantium Growthops 0.038 -28 $ 5,773,902.32
TCN Techniche Limited 0.038 -28 $ 8,007,334.50
ATH Alterity Therap Ltd 0.028 -28 $ 40,687,651.17
FIJ Fiji Kava Limited 0.18 -28 $ 19,486,960.56
CXM Centrex Metals 0.025 -27 $ 8,142,133.93
VTI Vision Tech, Inc 0.03 -27 $ 29,223,277.05
EMN Euromanganese 0.225 -26 $ 32,159,418.53
JHL Jayex Healthcare Ltd 0.034 -26 $ 7,047,705.84
BUX Buxton Resources Ltd 0.067 -26 $ 8,979,658.51
MMM Marley Spoon 2.61 -25 $ 541,420,380.00
PCH Property Connect 0.0015 -25 $ 1,028,795.21
TSC Twenty Seven Co. Ltd 0.006 -25 $ 12,655,307.64
CZN Corazon Ltd 0.003 -25 $ 9,760,077.44
DDD 3D Resources Limited 0.006 -25 $ 21,692,232.55
BAS Bass Oil Ltd 0.0015 -25 $ 5,013,210.14
FIN FIN Resources Ltd 0.024 -25 $ 7,000,594.51
APG Austpac Resources NL 0.0015 -25 $ 4,251,003.25
MLL Mali Lithium Limited 0.15 -25 $ 111,667,793.28
PAM Pan Asia Metals 0.12 -25 $ 6,101,075.75
MRR Minrex Resources Ltd 0.027 -25 $ 6,308,200.49
MGT Magnetite Mines 0.009 -25 $ 19,994,117.81
RAP Resapp Health Ltd 0.094 -25 $ 83,393,143.79