On Stockhead today, the disconnect between federal and state governments on coal, private equity deals are rising and an ‘avalanche’ is laying waste to lithium prices.

But first, here’s what you need to know.

 

The day ahead

Data

Today the RBA releases the minutes from its most recent interest rate meeting, where it slashed interest rates to a record low 1 per cent, while in the EU there is construction output data being released.

Earnings

Nearly 70 companies are reporting financial figures today. You can view a full list here, but stocks to watch out for include cancer fighters Immutep (ASX:IMM) and Race Oncology (ASX:RAC), mortgage broker Mortgage Choice (ASX:MOC), drug developer Starpharma (ASX:SPL), Channel 7 owner Seven West Media (ASX:SVM), mining giant BHP (ASX:BHP), buy-now-pay-later stock FlexiGroup (ASX:FXL), retailer Temple & Webster (ASX:TPW) and live exporter Wellard (ASX:WLD).

Trading halts

Due out today

Uniti Wireless (ASX:UWL) – capital raising

Marquee Resources (ASX:MQR) – transaction update

Race Oncology (ASX:RAC) – capital raising

HomeStay Care (ASX:HSC) – capital raise

Due out Wednesday

Resources and Energy Group (ASX:REZ) – capital raise

Tanga Resources (ASX:TRL) – capital raise

BPH Energy (ASX:BPH) – investment

Central Petroleum (ASX:CTP) – 2C resources

Technology Metals (ASX:TMT) – DFS release

Australian Vanadium (ASX:AVL) – capital raise

Longtable Group (ASX:LON) – financial results

KneoMedia (ASX:KNM) – administrative issue

Rox Resources (ASX:RXL) – project acquisition

Cazaly Resources (ASX:CAZ) – sales update

Cullen Resources (ASX:CUL) – farm out transaction

MGC Pharmaceuticals (ASX:MXC) – capital raising

 

Markets

Gold: $US1,494.80 ($2209.91) -1.26%

Silver: $US16.88 -1.26%

Oil (Brent): $US59.67 +1.76%

Oil (WTI): $US56.13 +2.21%

Coal: $US68.65 -0.88%

Iron ore 62pc FE: $US94.36 -0.80%

AUD/USD: $US0.6759 -0.07%

Bitcoin: $US10,916.15 +5.72%

 

What got you talking yesterday

Both the ASX 200 and ASX small ords fought back on Monday, the former closing up 61.4 points, or 1 per cent, to 6,467.4 points, and the latter closing up 20.4 points, or 0.7 per cent, to 2,788.1 points.

These were the five most discussed stocks among ASX investors yesterday:

$STX – Strike Energy

$ADN – Andromeda Metals

$JAT – Jatenergy

$EDE – Eden Innovations

$GXY – Galaxy Resources

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This is how the ASX’s sectors moved yesterday:

Sector Change
Energy +2.24%
Materials -0.39%
Industrials +1.31%
Consumer discretionary +1.34%
Consumer staples +1.47%
Healthcare +1.42%
Financials +1.06%
IT +3.17%
Communications +0.57%
Utilities -0.15%

 

Yesterday’s winners

Code Name Price % Chg Market Cap Volume
CYQ Cycliq Group Ltd 0.0015 +50.00% $2.0M 500.0k
GGX Gas2Grid Ltd 0.003 +50.00% $3.8M 350.0k
ROO Roots Sustainable Agricultural 0.07 +50.00% $6.3M 1.4M
TMR Tempus Resources Ltd 0.2 +46.43% $7.5M 2.4M
REF Reverse Corp Ltd 0.05 +35.00% $5.0M 456.4k
AKN Auking Mining Ltd 0.002 +33.33% $1.9M 250.1k
RNX Renegade Exploration Ltd 0.004 +33.33% $2.9M 521.3k
TMX Terrain Minerals Ltd 0.004 +33.33% $2.6M 900.0k
TAO Tao Commodities Ltd 0.09 +30.43% $2.8M 35.0k
NVA Nova Minerals Ltd 0.05 +29.27% $49.0M 13.5M
BSM Bass Metals Ltd 0.01 +25.00% $28.1M 8.0M
EFE Eastern Iron Ltd 0.005 +25.00% $2.1M 1.1M
FRN Fraser Range Metals Group Ltd 0.02 +25.00% $5.0M 3.6M
GTE Great Western Exploration Ltd 0.005 +25.00% $6.5M 18.9M
RLC Reedy Lagoon Corp Ltd 0.005 +25.00% $2.0M 475.0k
TPD Talon Petroleum Ltd 0.005 +25.00% $4.4M 500.0k
WCN White Cliff Minerals Ltd 0.005 +25.00% $2.4M 7.4M
INP IncentiaPay Ltd 0.04 +22.58% $9.2M 322.4k
RAN Range International Ltd 0.03 +21.74% 0 315.9k

Yesterday’s losers

Code Name Price % Chg Market Cap Volume
SF1 STEMify Ltd 0.02 -75.56% $3.3M 3.3M
XPE Xped Ltd 0.002 -33.33% $1.5M 90.0k
VMG VDM Group Ltd 0.002 -33.33% $12.6M 391.2k
GBZ GBM Resources Ltd 0.003 -25.00% $3.3M 3.6M
ECT Environmental Clean Technologi 0.003 -25.00% $14.4M 10.7M
IPB IPB Petroleum Ltd 0.02 -21.43% $5.1M 3.3M
SYT Syntonic Ltd 0.004 -20.00% $6.7M 6.4M
SI6 Six Sigma Metals Ltd 0.004 -20.00% $2.5M 2.6M
QFY Quantify Technology Holdings L 0.004 -20.00% $4.9M 2.1M
PBX Pacific Bauxite Ltd 0.004 -20.00% $1.6M 59.4k
GTG Genetic Technologies Ltd 0.004 -20.00% $11.8M 4.5M
FGO Flamingo AI Ltd 0.004 -20.00% $4.5M 2.0M
CXU Cauldron Energy Ltd 0.02 -20.00% $5.3M 13.3k
BUY Bounty Oil & Gas NL 0.004 -20.00% $3.8M 5.0k
AZY Antipa Minerals Ltd 0.01 -17.65% $29.1M 23.4M
RMX Red Mountain Mining Ltd 0.005 -16.67% $3.9M 11.4M
PNN PepinNini Lithium Ltd 0.005 -16.67% $3.1M 2.1M
ARE Argonaut Resources NL 0.005 -16.67% $7.8M 3.4M
TIG Tigers Realm Coal Ltd 0.05 -15.09% $80.6M 300.8k