Rise & Shine: What you need to know before the ASX opens
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On Stockhead today, Benchmark’s Simon Moores on identifying the bulls*&t in battery metals analysis, the oil and gas players that are looking for the next big hit in the Perth Basin and sitting fireside with the “Wildcatter” is Helios Energy co founder John Kelly.
The Reserve Bank of Australia’s governor Philip Lowe will speak publicly on Tuesday, and in the northern hemisphere his Bank of Japan counterpart Haruhiko Kuroda will do the same. US consumer confidence data is also out on Tuesday.
On Wednesday the Reserve Bank of New Zealand will make its decision on interest rates, following a swathe of cuts around the world.
ANZ analysts are predicting stability, ahead of forecast quarter-percentage cuts in the following three terms. The Australian Bureau of Statistics is also dropping fresh agriculture, trade and engineering data.
Labour force data and job vacancies figures will follow from the ABS on Thursday.
And, most importantly, the AFL Grand Final takes place on Saturday.
The following companies are in trading halts or suspensions and are expected to exit within the next 48 hours:
RMA Global (ASX:RMY) – capital raising
engage:BDR (ASX:EN1) – capital raising
Armour Energy (ASX:AJQ) – capital raising
Allegiance Coal (ASX:AHQ) – capital raising
Linius Technologies (ASX:LNU) – capital raising
Metals X (ASX:MLX) – capital raising
Australian Vanadium (ASX:AVL) – capital raising
Blackstone Minerals (ASX:BSX) – capital raising
Hot Chili (ASX:HCH) – capital raising
MGM Wireless (ASX:MWR) – capital raising
Matsa Resources (ASX:MAT) – capital raising
Rhinomed (ASX:RNO) – capital raising
Red Sky Energy (ASX:ROG) – capital raising & price query response
Dampier Gold (ASX:DAU) – farm-in update
Torian Resources (ASX:TNR) – farm-in and JV
European Cobalt (ASX:EUC) – price query
Latrobe Magnesium (ASX:LMG) – feasibility study details
Alice Queen (ASX:AQX) – capital raising
GR Engineering Services (ASX:GNG) – status of TOGA contract
Gold: $US1,513.49 ($2,235.10) (-0.20%)
Silver: $US17.9995 (+0.01%)
Oil (WTI): $US58.88 (+1.17%)
Oil (Brent): $US65.03 (+1.01%)
Coal: $US70.17 (-0.04%)
Iron 62pc Fe: $US93.38 (-0.09%)
AUD/USD: $US0.6772 (+0.09%)
Bitcoin: $US10,025.85 (+0.24%)
“It’s the vibe…” The Secret Broker’s exclusive column for Stockhead of course generated interest last week.
— Stockhead (@StockheadAU) September 17, 2019
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