On Stockhead today, why the NFT craze is here to stay, cashing in on defence stocks, and the IPOs that have tripled in 2021.

But first…

TRADING HALTS

Thursday

Atrum Coal (ASX:ATU) – Alberta coal policy update
Nagambie Resources (ASX:NAG) – capital raising
Maggie Beer (ASX:MBH) – acquisition and capital raising
PayGroup (ASX:PYG) – acquisition and capital raising

Tuesday

Tietto Minerals (ASX:TIE) – pre-feasibility study
Xstate (ASX:XST) – drilling update
Sacgasco (ASX:SGC) – drilling update
Nova Minerals (ASX:NVA) – resource upgrade
Skyfii (ASX:SKF) – capital raising

 

MARKETS

Gold: $US1,707.47 ($A2,249.04) (+1.35%)

Silver: $US24.42 ($A32.17) (+1.68%)

Crude: $US59.28 (-2.08%)

Brent crude: $US62.78 (-2.12%)

Iron ore 62% fe: $US166.90 (-0.05%)

Coal: $US91.00 (+1.11%)

AUD/USD: 76.34 (-0.11%)

Bitcoin: $58,645.10 (-0.09%)

 

WHAT GOT YOU TALKING YESTERDAY?

This guy.

My Uber driver is literally day trading while he drives me. Go get them tendies, lad. from r/ASX_Bets

“Australia. The world’s creepy uncle.”

“South Australia Invites You To Go Down South, With Your Mouth. A new domestic travel initiative” from r/nottheonion

(Nothing beats CU in the NT.)

 

YESTERDAY’S WINNERS

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Code Company Price % Volume
ROG Red Sky Energy. 0.009 125 1,053,933,427
FPL Fremont Petroleum 0.005 67 170,135,494
88E 88 Energy Ltd 0.069 60 861,451,329
PCL Pancontinental Oil 0.003 50 37,426,046
GGX Gas2Grid Limited 0.005 43 152,629,691
ONE Oneview Healthcare 0.395 36 28,600,251
EMP Emperor Energy Ltd 0.042 35 8,002,542
ECT Env Clean Tech Ltd. 0.002 33 16,753,791
IVZ Invictus Energy Ltd 0.16 33 16,911,407
EM2 Eagle Mountain 0.62 33 7,295,800
SRJ SRJ Technologies 0.42 27 168,976
NWE Norwest Energy NL 0.007 27 102,365,775
VAL Valor Resources Ltd 0.01 25 15,510,074
PGD Peregrine Gold 0.245 23 1,559,236
AFA ASF Group Limited 0.07 21 20,000
BAS Bass Oil Ltd 0.003 20 183,703,990
OEX Oilex Ltd 0.003 20 12,292,928
VIC Victory Mines Ltd 0.003 20 605,848
RCR Rincon 0.275 20 511,045
BEM Blackearth Minerals 0.155 19 24,003,444

In percentage terms, oil and gas junior Fremont Petroleum (ASX:FPL) led the pack, after the stock ticked higher to 0.5c following some acquisition news.

The company announced it has acquired US-based Magnum Hunter Production Inc, which operates over 1,000 long-life natural gas wells in Kentucky, Virginia and Tennessee. The acquisition price for the wells was $US425,000.

One of March’s biggest winners, Oneview Healthcare (ASX.ONE), also ramped again after announcing the launch of its new cloud-based healthy system platform via Microsoft Azure.

YESTERDAY’S LOSERS

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Code Company Price % Volume
ANL Amani Gold 0.001 -33 5225999
APG Austpac Resources NL 0.002 -33 508000
NPM Newpeak Metals 0.002 -33 3787849
VIC Victory Mines 0.002 -33 26473545
ECG Ecargo Hldg 0.023 -30 158772
EX1 Exopharm 0.58 -17 3078075
PVL Powerhouse Ven 0.13 -16 234777
CDY Cellmid 0.078 -13 771732
KP2 Kore Potash PLC 0.034 -13 13896397
CGB Cann Global 0.007 -13 19661143
PFG Prime Financial 0.092 -12 16994
IDT IDT Australia 0.39 -12 2247282
EMP Emperor Energy 0.037 -12 2546313
FTZ Fertoz 0.062 -11 427500
KEY KEY Petroleum 0.004 -11 21493738
AVR Anteris Technologies 10.97 -10 27715
RAC Race Oncology 3.32 -10 2035660
BMO Bastion Minerals 0.175 -10 62870