On Stockhead today, car stocks are pulling away from the pack, the even bigger iron ore winners, and how to trade with robots.

But first…

 

THE DAY AHEAD

Potentially market moving economic data includes inflation figures for the March quarter.

Economists are forecasting a modest 0.9 per cent growth on a quarterly basis and 1.4 per cent annually.

 

TRADING HALTS

Wednesday:

Security Matters (ASX:SMX) – capital raising
Fin Resources (ASX:FIN) – acquisition
Rumble Resources (ASX:RTR) – capital raising
TZ (ASX:TZL) – capital raising
AnteoTech (ASX:ADO) – capital raising

Thursday:
McPhersons (ASX:MCP) – trading outlook
Mainstream (ASX:MAI) – takeover update
Danakali (ASX:DNK) – capital raising
Celsius Resources (ASX:CLA) – capital raising
Baliador (ASX:BTI) – capital raising

 

MARKETS

Gold: $US1,776.60 ($2,287.87) (-0.20%)

Silver: $US26.27 ($33.83) (+0.23%)

Oil (WTI): $US62.94 (+1.66%)

Oil (Brent): $US66.57 (+1.40%)

Coal: $US88.02 (-2.07%)

Iron 62pc Fe: $US178.99 (+0.79%)

AUD/USD: $US0.7762 (-0.46%)

Bitcoin: $US55,007.34 (+3.76%)

 

WHAT GOT YOU TALKING YESTERDAY?

Pot has been hot in the last 12 months but eight ASX stocks have done particularly well…

Meanwhile over at Business Insider, they also picked up on this little cryptocurrency running hot….

On the topic of new meme coins, here’s another one that’s been popular with our readers.

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Also, be sure to check in at 10.20am each day for our daily 10 at 10 column — a live summary of winners & losers at the opening bell.

 

YESTERDAY’S WINNERS

Scroll or swipe to reveal table. Click headings to sort.

Stocks in highlighted in yellow rose after making announcements…

 

The top winner with news was WA gold explorer Octanex (ASX:OXX) after early stage exploration results.

New listee Peter Warren (ASX:PWR), which runs car dealerships, also made the winners’ list.

 

YESTERDAY’S LOSERS