On Stockhead today, why Australia’s telco sector is “mission critical, Amazon finds spare change under couch cushion and orders 100,000 EVs and WA mining smashes employment and sales records.

But first:


The day ahead

The Reserve Bank of Australia’s governor Philip Lowe will speak publicly today, and in the northern hemisphere his Bank of Japan counterpart Haruhiko Kuroda will do the same. US consumer confidence data is also out today.

Just five more days until the AFL Grand Final!

The following companies are in trading halts or suspensions and are expected to exit within the next 48 hours:


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

GR Engineering Services (ASX:GNG) – status of TOGA contract


Metals Australia (ASX:MLS) – potential acquisition

Stavely Minerals (ASX:SVY) – drilling results

Krakatoa Resources (ASX:KTA) – acquisition & capital raising

HotCopper Holdings (ASX:HOT) – acquisition

Superloop (ASX:SLC) – capital raising

White Rock Minerals (ASX:WRM) – capital raising

Surefire Resources (ASX:SRN) – capital raising

Family Zone Cyber Safety (ASX:FZO) – capital raising

Kibaran Resources (ASX:KNL) – capital raising

Hexagon Resources (ASX:HXG) – acquisition

Smiles Inslusive (ASX:SIL) – capital raising



Gold: $US1,523.55 (+0.27%)

Silver: $US18.65 (+3.58%)

Oil (WTI): $US58.40 (+0.46%)

Oil (Brent): $US64.40 (+0.19%)

Coal: $US69.10 (-1.52%)

Iron 62pc Fe: $US93.49 (+0.12%)

AUD/USD: $US0.6775 (+0.03%)

Bitcoin: $US9,697.14 (-3.36%)


What got you talking yesterday

A 300 per cent rise on debut? Osteopore (ASX:OSX) certainly had tongues wagging yesterday with its startling first-day performance.

Join our small and micro cap Facebook chat group here for a daily recap of our best stories and plenty of small cap discussion.

These were the five most-tipped stocks (weekly) on Stocks in Play:

This was the movement among ASX sectors yesterday:

Energy +0.71%

Materials +0.04%

Industrials -0.13%

Consumer discretionary +0.35%

Consumer staples +0.55%

Healthcare +0.72%

Financial +0.23%

IT +0.30%

Communication services -0.05%

Utilities -0.02%


Yesterday’s winners

Code Name Price % Chg Market Cap
OSX Osteopore Ltd 0.73 +262.50% $73.4M 6.3M
SHK Stone Resources Australia Ltd 0.002 +100.00% $1.6M 515.0k
BPH BPH Energy Ltd 0.002 +33.33% $6.0M 30.4M
RXH Rewardle Holdings Ltd 0.004 +33.33% $2.1M 250.0k
KYK Kyckr Ltd 0.32 +33.33% $73.4M 30.6M
RNO Rhinomed Ltd 0.31 +31.25% $44.7M 825.2k
WHA Wattle Health Australia Ltd 0.71 +30.28% $138.1M 4.4M
OVN Oventus Medical Ltd 0.77 +28.33% $100.5M 2.1M
INP IncentiaPay Ltd 0.02 +27.78% $5.6M 303.5k
AQX Alice Queen Ltd 0.03 +25.93% $24.6M 115.7M
CY5 Cygnus Gold Ltd 0.07 +25.45% $4.2M 58.0k
CE1 Calima Energy Ltd 0.01 +25.00% $21.6M 74.9M
RFN Reffind Ltd 0.005 +25.00% $3.2M 4.1M
SI6 Six Sigma Metals Ltd 0.005 +25.00% $3.2M 1.0M
AHL AHAlife Holdings Ltd 0.011 +22.22% $11.1M 3.8M
NES Nelson Resources Ltd 0.06 +22.00% $2.8M 898.8k
PPL Pureprofile Ltd 0.02 +21.43% $2.0M 350.0k
AGR Aguia Resources Ltd 0.2 +20.59% $38.1M 472.2k
CTO Citigold Corp Ltd 0.006 +20.00% $14.4M 90.0k
GLV Global Vanadium Ltd 0.003 +20.00% $9.4M 19.7M
Wordpress Table Plugin


Yesterday’s losers