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 as 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 (stocks highlighted in yellow have made potentially market-moving announcements):

Code Name Price ($) % Chg Volume
PDI Predictive Discovery Ltd 0.02 +122.22% 15.7M
AYR Alloy Resources Ltd 0.003 +50.00% 851.0k
BUY Bounty Oil & Gas NL 0.004 +33.33% 125.0k
MMR MEC Resources Ltd 0.005 +25.00% 40.0k
SUD Suda Pharmaceuticals Ltd 0.005 +25.00% 2.1M
SCL Schrole Group Ltd 0.01 +22.22% 900.0k
BMG BMG Resources Ltd 0.01 +20.00% 6.2M
IVO Invigor Group Ltd 0.01 +20.00% 100.0k
BDA Bod Australia Ltd 0.28 +16.67% 232.5k
GTG Genetic Technologies Ltd 0.01 +16.67% 189.8k

Gold miner Predictive Discovery (ASX: PDI) surged ahead in morning trade, after announcing a discovery at its Ferkessedougou North project in northern Cote D’Ivoire.

The company said it found “thick gold intercepts” within a mineral body that’s 100 metres wide and at least 210 metres long.

These are the 10 laggards in morning trade:

Code Name Price ($) % Chg Volume
MLS Metals Australia Ltd 0.001 -33.33% 130.0k
CAD Caeneus Minerals Ltd 0.001 -33.33% 250.0k
AAU Adcorp Australia Ltd 0.01 -30.00% 43.5k
NEW Norwest Energy NL 0.002 -20.00% 2.1M
GMN Gold Mountain Ltd 0.04 -16.00% 51.9k
SYT Syntonic Ltd 0.0035 -12.50% 500.0k
ICG Inca Minerals Ltd 0.0035 -12.50% 400.0k
ALT Analytica Ltd 0.0035 -11.11% 650.0k
NWH NRW Holdings Ltd 2.45 -10.58% 342.5k
UCM Uscom Ltd 0.15 -9.09% 6.9k