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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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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