Stockhead’s Top 10 at 10, published at 10.30am each trading day, highlights the best (and worst) performing ASX small caps in morning trade using live data.

It’s a short, sharp update to help frame the trading day by showing the biggest movers in percentage terms.

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

 

WINNERS

Stocks highlighted in yellow have made market-moving announcements (click headings to sort).

iTech Minerals (ASX:ITM) says drilling at its Eyre Peninsula tenement package — targeting rare earth ionic adsorption clays and high purity kaolin — “is well ahead of schedule”.

Lithium project developer AVZ Minerals (ASX:AVZ) says the completion of a $US240m cornerstone investment from CATH Technologies will be “expedited”. It expects the deal to be  finalised during March.

Fellow near term lithium miner Liontown (ASX:LTR) has entered a binding supply deal with Tesla. Tesla will purchase 100,000 tonnes spodumene in the first year, increasing to 150,000 tonnes per year in subsequent years.

The initial 5 year term is expected to kick off in 2024.

 

LOSERS

Stocks highlighted in yellow have made market-moving announcements (click headings to sort).