Stockhead’s Top 10 at 10 highlights the best (and worst) performing ASX small caps in morning trade.

The market opens at 10am (eastern time) and the data is taken at 10:15am, once every stock has commenced trading.

Stocks highlighted in yellow have made potentially market-moving announcements.

Here are the 10 leaders to start the day:

Code Name Price ($) % Chg Volume
KTA Krakatoa Resources Ltd 0.04 +56.52% 1.2M
NEW Norwest Energy NL 0.003 +50.00% 526.7k
DHR Dark Horse Resources Ltd 0.005 +25.00% 100.0k
ENX Enegex Ltd 0.01 +25.00% 282.9k
EQE Equus Mining Ltd 0.01 +25.00% 250.0k
OBJ OBJ Ltd 0.02 +21.43% 3.5M
EVE EVE Investments Ltd 0.01 +20.00% 100.0k
HGM High Grade Metals Ltd 0.01 +20.00% 405.4k
QFY Quantify Technology Holdings 0.01 +20.00% 250.0k
PUR Pursuit Minerals Ltd 0.02 +18.75% 1.4M

Junior explorer Krakatoa Resources (ASX: KTA) got off to a fast start, after announcing the acquisition of a “highly prospective” rare earths project in the Gascoyne region of WA.

These 10 stocks are bringing up the rear in morning trade:

Code Name Price ($) % Chg Volume
GPP Greenpower Energy Ltd 0.001 -50.00% 125.0k
XPE Xped Ltd 0.001 -33.33% 168.5k
PCL Pancontinental Oil & Gas NL 0.001 -33.33% 25.0k
TOM Tomizone Ltd 0.002 -25.00% 125.0k
EPM Eclipse Uranium Ltd 0.002 -20.00% 200.0k
KPO Kalina Power Ltd 0.03 -18.18% 868.2k
E2E Eon NRG Ltd 0.005 -16.67% 78.0k
CZN Corazon Mining Ltd 0.005 -16.67% 641.6k
ARE Argonaut Resources NL 0.0025 -16.67% 50.0k
MQR Marquee Resources Ltd 0.1 -16.67% 61.0k