On Stockhead today, the cannabis highs are coming in 2021, iron ore big dogs want to boost exports, and LNG shipments to China stay in calm waters.

But first…

The day ahead

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

Friday:

Suvo Strategic Minerals (ASX:SUV) – capital raising
Neuroscientific Biopharmaceuticals (ASX:NSB) – capital raising
Thomson Resources (ASX:TMZ) – capital raising
MMA Offshore (ASX:MRM) – capital raising
Battery Minerals (ASX:BAT) – capital raising
RareX (ASX:REE) – capital raising
Flexiroam (ASX:FRX) – capital raising
Azure Minerals (ASX:AZS) – exploration results
Allegiance Coal (ASX:AHQ) – capital raising

Monday:

Crater Gold Mining (ASX:CGN) – price query response
Webcentral (ASX:WCG) – capital raising
Security Matters (ASX:SMX) – capital raising
Gold Mountain (ASX:GMN) – capital raising
Havilah Resources (ASX:HAV) – capital raising
Emmerson Resources (ASX:ERM) – capital raising (in 2+2 halt)

Markets

Gold: $US1,875.60 ($2,593.72) (+0.58%)

Silver: $US24.24 ($33.52) (+0.11%)

Oil (WTI): $US41.03 (-1.01%)

Oil (Brent): $US43.42 (-0.84%)

Coal: $US62.60 (+0.16%)

Iron 62pc Fe: $US121.00 (-0.49%)

AUD/USD: $US0.7234 (-0.65%)

Bitcoin: $US16,108.81 (+2.40%)

What got you talking yesterday

There was plenty of interest in this piece on the palladium market. Prices for the precious metal are holding up and a number of ASX small caps are active in the space.

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Yesterday’s winners

Note: Stocks in yellow made market moving announcements yesterday
Code Company Price % Volume
CGN Crater Gold Min Ltd 0.049 345 26105894
RHY Rhythm Biosciences 0.42 50 4974236
OEX Oilex Ltd 0.0015 50 500000
AUH Austchina Holdings 0.007 40 1047858
SRH Saferoads Holdings 0.3 36 30125
CCE Carnegie Cln Energy 0.002 33 11170988
TMZ Thomson Res Ltd 0.1 32 7850666
VOL Victory Offices Ltd 0.4 31 1356793
ADY Admiralty Resources. 0.015 25 2800259
CT1 Constellation Tech 0.025 25 11037799
EVZ EVZ Limited 0.135 23 4219638
MEB Medibio Limited 0.011 22 29271780
IBX Imagion Biosys Ltd 0.098 21 37037775
HXG Hexagon Energy 0.059 20 835175
MRQ Mrg Metals Limited 0.009 20 17062254
CTE Cryosite Limited 0.3 20 349609
G1A Galena Mining 0.27 20 1348573
UCW UCW Ltd 0.16 19 92800
APC Aust Potash Ltd 0.13 18 1242340
ATX Amplia Therapeutics 0.265 18 589198
WCG Webcentral Group Ltd 0.21 17 1671045

Yesterday’s losers

Code Company Price % Volume
CLZ Classic Min Ltd 0.001 -50 4959999
GLA Gladiator Resources 0.002 -33 900000
XTC Xantippe Res Ltd 0.002 -33 839332
PSL Paterson Resources 0.003 -25 30748453
AGR Aguia Res Ltd 0.054 -23 1213893
CM8 Crowd Media Limited 0.064 -19 24205711
JCS Jcurve Solutions 0.023 -18 796000
DRX Diatreme Resources 0.015 -17 22054424
ADX ADX Energy Ltd 0.005 -17 8423876
NVU Nanoveu Limited 0.04 -17 362167
OVT Ovato Limited 0.011 -15 3602974
AVE Avecho Biotech Ltd 0.012 -14 1378817
ICN Icon Energy Limited 0.019 -14 647200
TGO Trimantium Growthops 0.032 -14 23192
PPY Papyrus Australia 0.058 -13 2138982
AUT Auteco Minerals 0.1 -13 18003677
MSE Metalsearch Ltd 0.014 -13 7450878
NWE Norwest Energy NL 0.0035 -13 463762
SRZ Stellar Resources 0.014 -13 39576
AGS Alliance Resources 0.18 -12 71969