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
HCO Hylea Metals Ltd 0.03 +115.38% 215.7k
LRS Latin Resources Ltd 0.002 +100.00% 752.2k
BAS Bass Oil Ltd 0.003 +50.00% 1.2M
SVD ScandiVanadium Ltd 0.01 +37.50% 801.1k
PCL Pancontinental Oil & Gas NL 0.002 +33.33% 6.0M
ARU Arafura Resources Ltd 0.14 +30.57% 4.9M
AVE Avecho Biotechnology Ltd 0.005 +25.00% 270.0k
LCY Legacy Iron Ore Ltd 0.005 +25.00% 99.5k
BD2 Bard1 Life Sciences Ltd 0.03 +22.22% 33.3M
MEI Meteoric Resources NL 0.02 +21.05% 3.8M

Hylea Metals Limited (ASX: HCO) was the big winner at the opening bell, rocketing higher by more than 100 per cent after announcing it will acquire a 65 per cent interest in Kayelekera uranium project from Paladin Energy.

These 10 stocks were lagging the pack in morning trade:

Code Name Price ($) % Chg Volume
NGY NuEnergy Gas Ltd 0.005 -58.33% 7.9k
MLS Metals Australia Ltd 0.001 -50.00% 1.4M
IAM Intiger Group Ltd 0.002 -50.00% 908.8k
OEX Oilex Ltd 0.001 -33.33% 163.5k
CLZ Classic Minerals Ltd 0.001 -33.33% 1.0M
CAD Caeneus Minerals Ltd 0.0015 -33.33% 50.0k
ORM Orion Metals Ltd 0.01 -25.00% 100.3k
NWE Norwest Energy NL 0.002 -20.00% 555.0k
MMR MEC Resources Ltd 0.002 -20.00% 200.0k
CTO Citigold Corp Ltd 0.004 -20.00% 91.8k