On Stockhead today, can ASX cannabis stocks keep running with the bulls, China’s steelmakers demand action on iron ore price, and battery metals take centre stage once again.

But first…

 

The day ahead

Economic data being released today includes our Performance Manufacturing Index, HIA’s new home sales and the Melbourne Institute’s Leading Index.

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

Wednesday:
Pilbara Minerals (ASX:PLS) – capital raising
Netlinkz (ASX:NET) – capital raising
DGO Gold (ASX:DGO) – capital raising
Surefire Resources (ASX:SRN) – capital raising
Suda Pharmaceuticals (ASX:SUD) – capital raising
New Age Exploration (ASX:NAE) – acquisition agreement
MACA (ASX:MLD) – capital raising
Security Matters (ASX:SMX) – capital raising
Emyria (ASX:EMD) – capital raising
Peel Mining (ASX:PEX) – exploration results
Eastern Iron (ASX:EFE) – price query
King Island Scheelite (ASX:KIS) – feasibility study update

Thursday:

Retail Food Group (ASX:RFG) – ACCC accusations response
Pacific Nickel Mines (ASX:PNM) – legal proceedings response
Real Energy Corporation (ASX:RLE) – court hearing
Okapi Resources (ASX:OKR) – capital raising
GWR Group (ASX:GWR) – offtake agreement
Lithium Power (ASX:LPI) – capital raising
Hillgrove Resources (ASX:HGO) – capital raising
Evolve Education Group (ASX:EVO) – share consolidation
AuMake (ASX:AUK) – capital raising
Cycliq (ASX:CYQ) – capital raising & acquisition
Talga Group (ASX:TLG) – capital raising
Superior Resources (ASX:SPQ) – capital raising
Knosys (ASX:KNO) – capital raising
Comms Group (ASX:CCG) – capital raising
Pushpay (ASX:PPH) – bookbuild process

 

Markets

Gold: $US1,852.34 ($2,451.08) (+1.38%)

Silver: $US24.50 ($32.42) (+2.87%)

Oil (WTI): $US47.61 (+1.32%)

Oil (Brent): $US50.75 (+0.91%)

Coal: $US84.00 (+1.29%)

Iron 62pc Fe: $US150.31 (+0.47%)

AUD/USD: $US0.7556 (+0.28%)

Bitcoin: $US19,548.60 (+1.86%)

 

What got you talking yesterday

Yesterday’s most popular article was about the ASX small caps restarting idled mines in light of iron ore prices reaching levels not seen for nearly a decade.

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Yesterday’s winners

Stocks highlighted in yellow made market moving announcements
CODE COMPANY PRICE % CHANGE VOLUME MARKET CAP
CLZ Classic Minerals 0.002 100 18359909 $ 15,268,268.31
IKW Ikwezi Mining 0.007 75 7302048 $ 16,260,000.00
MRD Mount Ridley Mines 0.005 67 386776749 $ 10,305,639.13
ANL Amani Gold 0.0015 50 2700000 $ 9,386,996.75
MLS Metals Australia 0.0015 50 3445050 $ 4,190,903.58
XPE Xped 0.003 50 1020001 $ 3,585,724.05
AKO Akora Resources 0.56 44 5356433 $ 19,322,604.21
BIQ Buildingiq 0.013 30 17839066 $ 10,449,607.82
EM1 Emerge Gaming 0.086 28 63330708 $ 53,975,935.46
OPY Openpay Group 2.75 27 7395383 $ 176,039,172.72
WHK Whitehawk 0.26 27 4823304 $ 40,421,361.47
DDD 3D Resources 0.005 25 1381927 $ 14,461,488.37
VMS Venture Minerals 0.062 24 64804190 $ 51,297,208.50
HAW Hawthorn Resources 0.135 23 3670993 $ 36,686,717.43
LCY Legacy Iron Ore 0.049 23 236656890 $ 249,889,540.68
ADO Anteotech 0.11 22 11903184 $ 159,887,421.81
BTR Brightstar Resources 0.055 22 300508 $ 19,608,784.38
SPT Splitit 1.26 22 11095577 $ 348,857,999.61
APH AP Hemp 0.375 21 117866 $ 17,386,392.16
PSL Paterson Resources 0.036 20 2753544 $ 9,011,066.13
ANP Antisense Therapeutics 0.11 20 7637196 $ 52,806,911.73
VMY Vimy Resources 0.063 19 9374460 $ 41,269,354.66

 

Yesterday’s losers

CODE COMPANY PRICE CHANGE % VOLUME MARKET CAP
MLS Metals Australia 0.001 -50 6139648 8381807.152
ECT Env Clean Tech . 0.001 -33 11516385 14401549.18
PCL Pancontinental Oil 0.001 -33 7896672 8110073.228
PSL Paterson Resources 0.002 -33 4809220 13966599.18
UUV UUV Aquabotix 0.001 -33 6635003 3582562.217
SRN Surefire Resources 0.033 -27 98642111 32862538.8
RXH Rewardle Holding 0.007 -22 152282 4736893.392
EM1 Emerge Gaming 0.067 -22 35514334 69282544.02
LV1 Live Verdure 0.18 -22 2553955 9206267.73
CAP Carpentaria Resources 0.046 -19 1961308 17620554.38
APH AP Hemp 0.31 -18 242161 21312351.68
NCR Nucoal Resources 0.009 -18 400597 8454735.894
STK Strickland Metals 0.045 -18 4760785 23163333.66
NES Nelson Resources 0.069 -18 683343 9643379.928
UUL Ultima Utd 0.44 -28 2000 19611594.51
GNM Great Northern 0.014 -18 17960576 15434633.27
NGY Nuenergy Gas 0.01 -17 315750 17771465.96
NTL New Talisman Gold 0.005 -17 300000 16753352.18
VIC Victory Mines 0.0025 -17 4548028 13248964.47
CAU Cronos Australia 0.13 -16 87836 7536875