Here it is – your fortnightly tech stocks wrap.

 

Industry spotlight

San Francisco may be losing its place as the world’s top technology hub.

In recent years the city’s streets have seen wheel-based delivery robots and e-scooters. And low-tech pogo sticks were scheduled to be next – Swedish start up Cangoroo wanted to bring 100,000 of them to San Francisco.

The Fog City is now saying tech companies need permits before dumping new technologies on the streets. And you’ll only get approval if the offering is for the “net public good”.

Another sign is Oracle moving its annual OpenWorld conference from San Francisco to Las Vegas next year. It blamed poor street conditions and high costs.

Meanwhile, if you don’t have a tech degree should you give up on a career in tech? Slack’s Asia Pacific head of growth Arturo Arrarte said this week you shouldn’t, noting founder Stewart Butterfield studied philosophy. He said tech wasn’t just a coders-only club.

“Coding to platform engineering will continue to be valuable within the tech industry, but there is also a strong demand for roles that rely on critical thinking and problem-solving,” Arrarte said.

“A focus on solely hiring employees with traditional tech backgrounds will no longer cut it for business looking to remain truly agile.”

Managing director iCollege (ASX:ICT) Ash Katta told Stockhead he agreed with those sentiments.

“Coding is not just writing a program but understanding the logic – the code is going to give you this outcome,” he said.

“Having a Master of IT will give you the ground level understanding but it doesn’t give you the specific skill set for an employer.”

 

Small cap spotlight

This fortnight’s top gainer is one you may not recognise at first glance – Opyl (ASX:OPL). That’s because until recently it was Shareroot but a share consolidation and rebranding have now taken effect.

It is using AI to help biopharma and health organisations collect data.

Another company that changed names was ServTech, which is now Vection Technologies (ASX:VR1). The virtual reality play is up 32 per cent in the last fortnight and 178 per cent this year.

In May, Volvo’s Italian division adopted the technology to help customers customise their cars before they buy. By next month it will be fully adopted by the network and Vection hopes to strike deals with other dealers.

A capital raise can often drag companies down, but not Dotz Nano (ASX:DTZ), which recently raised $3m. It also recruited a new chairman — former Woolworths and Myer executive Bernard Brooks.

On a yearly basis 28 stocks have gone double or better. Accounts receivable solution IODM (ASX:IOD) and virtual invisible network provider Netlinkz (ASX:NET) are still the top two stocks having gained 724 per cent and 364 per cent respectively.

Other top performers in 2019 include fintechs Splitit (ASX:SPT) and Wisr (ASX:WZR).

Here are all the ASX small cap technology stocks and their performance in the past fortnight:

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Code Name Price 2 Week Return 1 Year Return Market Cap
OPL OPYL LTD 0.15 70 -43 $ 4,438,800.50
OLV OTHERLEVELS HOLDINGS LIMITED 0.014 56 -50 $ 4,015,779.50
HSC HOMESTAY CARE LTD 0.006 50 -82 $ 8,872,118.00
CT1 CCP TECHNOLOGIES LTD 0.02 50 59 $ 17,967,680.00
CGO CPT GLOBAL LIMITED 0.285 46 121 $ 10,912,379.00
NOR NORWOOD SYSTEMS LTD 0.004 33 -11 $ 8,930,774.00
VR1 VECTION TECHNOLOGIES LTD 0.026 32 178 $ 16,429,292.00
RD1 REGISTRY DIRECT LTD 0.019 27 -34 $ 3,275,093.25
DTZ DOTZ NANO LTD 0.053 24 -30 $ 15,277,037.00
NVX NOVONIX LTD 0.57 23 48 $ 75,601,232.00
SMN STRUCTURAL MONITORING-CDI 1.05 20 20 $ 127,273,800.00
ADJ ADSLOT LTD 0.033 19 -31 $ 56,234,196.00
BID BIDENERGY LTD 0.7 16 -31 $ 87,538,208.00
TZL TZ LTD 0.115 15 -39 $ 8,114,188.50
MPW MSL SOLUTIONS LTD 0.089 14 -43 $ 25,191,614.00
RLG ROOLIFE GROUP LTD 0.04 14 21 $ 11,702,861.00
MYQ MYFIZIQ LTD 0.26 13 2 $ 31,152,784.00
OCL OBJECTIVE CORPORATION LTD 6.7 13 164 $ 622,951,744.00
QFY QUANTIFY TECHNOLOGY HOLDINGS 0.005 10 -8 $ 8,206,211.00
EPD EMPIRED LTD 0.335 10 -24 $ 53,574,568.00
K2F K2FLY LTD 0.225 7 41 $ 18,379,274.00
SNS SENSEN NETWORKS LTD 0.1 7 -9 $ 46,609,788.00
EOL ENERGY ONE LTD 2.4 7 144 $ 53,297,544.00
TNT TESSERENT LTD 0.049 7 -8 $ 12,796,267.00
DCC DIGITALX LTD 0.033 6 -37 $ 19,985,742.00
IS3 I SYNERGY GROUP LIMITED 0.18 6 -18 $ 32,988,256.00
ARQ ARQ GROUP LTD 0.395 5 -79 $ 48,241,792.00
RXP RXP SERVICES LTD 0.52 5 21 $ 83,770,536.00
DTI DTI GROUP LTD 0.021 5 -54 $ 7,034,508.00
WSP WHISPIR LTD 1.67 5 4 $ 172,213,744.00
WZR WISR LTD 0.155 3 249 $ 123,980,376.00
OMN ONEMARKET LTD 0.97 3 24 $ 100,811,256.00
BCT BLUECHIIP LTD 0.165 3 206 $ 97,069,312.00
SKF SKYFII LTD 0.17 3 13 $ 55,855,712.00
SRH SAFEROADS HOLDINGS LTD 0.185 3 -46 $ 6,734,000.00
CWZ CASHWERKZ LTD 0.195 3 -13 $ 31,176,936.00
ADA ADACEL TECHNOLOGIES LTD 0.605 3 -1 $ 46,130,852.00
BRN BRAINCHIP HOLDINGS LTD 0.044 2 -61 $ 56,899,628.00
JAN JANISON EDUCATION GROUP LTD 0.46 2 11 $ 83,511,216.00
ODA ORCODA LTD 0.23 2 10 $ 24,963,862.00
RDY READYTECH HOLDINGS LTD 1.665 2 10 $ 133,208,936.00
DWS DWS LTD 1.075 2 0 $ 141,718,672.00
RUL RPMGLOBAL HOLDINGS LTD 0.84 2 44 $ 182,864,384.00
SMX SECURITY MATTERS LTD 0.35 1 17 $ 38,496,972.00
COO CORUM GROUP LTD 0.078 1 152 $ 31,400,272.00
SZL SEZZLE INC-CDI 2.25 1 84 $ 451,092,256.00
IRI INTEGRATED RESEARCH LTD 3.2 0 106 $ 551,673,024.00
VOR VORTIV LTD 0.008 0 14 $ 22,313,442.00
SYT SYNTONIC LTD 0.001 0 -85 $ 4,709,737.50
QTG Q TECHNOLOGY GROUP LTD 0.004 0 -80 $ 600,824.63
FGO FLAMINGO AI LTD 0.002 0 -83 $ 2,240,255.50
CRO CIRRALTO LTD 0.008 0 -47 $ 5,282,061.50
XPE XPED LTD 0.001 0 -67 $ 1,506,830.75
IOD IODM LTD 0.14 0 724 $ 75,518,904.00
RKN RECKON LTD 0.76 0 15 $ 86,104,072.00
RDF REDFLEX HOLDINGS LTD 0.495 0 18 $ 74,010,880.00
SP3 SPECTUR LTD 0.105 0 -41 $ 7,563,306.50
DXN DXN LTD 0.049 0 -67 $ 22,189,154.00
PRZ PARAZERO LTD 0.06 0 -50 $ 7,636,525.50
FCT FIRSTWAVE CLOUD TECHNOLOGY L 0.175 0 -8 $ 55,306,412.00
IAM INTIGER GROUP LTD 0.001 0 -91 $ 1,677,895.88
AVA AVA RISK GROUP LTD 0.14 0 -38 $ 32,776,180.00
SF1 STEMIFY LTD 0.027 0 -95 $ 4,103,255.75
AMO AMBERTECH LTD 0.12 0 -17 $ 4,219,099.00
PYG PAYGROUP LTD 0.7 -1 -18 $ 48,181,308.00
CGL CITADEL GROUP LTD/THE 4.13 -1 -44 $ 205,113,696.00
CSV CSG LTD 0.3075 -1 74 $ 137,023,392.00
OTW OVER THE WIRE HOLDINGS LTD 4.61 -1 -7 $ 237,393,504.00
360 LIFE360 INC-CDI 2.81 -1 -41 $ 436,710,048.00
DTL DATA#3 LTD 3.59 -1 137 $ 540,452,096.00
RZI RAIZ INVEST LTD 0.85 -1 69 $ 64,462,088.00
SLX SILEX SYSTEMS LTD 0.39 -1 100 $ 57,958,896.00
SE1 SENSERA LTD 0.064 -2 -47 $ 20,192,942.00
PRO PROPHECY INTERNATIONAL HLDGS 0.495 -2 50 $ 31,684,844.00
SPZ SMART PARKING LTD 0.24 -2 109 $ 86,211,688.00
UBN URBANISE.COM LTD 0.047 -2 4 $ 32,547,394.00
MOQ MOQ LTD 0.205 -2 -11 $ 36,380,048.00
FZO FAMILY ZONE CYBER SAFETY LTD 0.19 -3 -22 $ 45,434,068.00
SIS SIMBLE SOLUTIONS LTD 0.029 -3 -68 $ 4,728,752.00
SEN SENETAS CORP LTD 0.066 -4 -26 $ 72,484,400.00
TBL TAMBLA LTD 0.42 -5 -30 $ 8,324,668.50
EML EML PAYMENTS LTD 4.18 -5 195 $ 1,389,537,280.00
CNW CIRRUS NETWORKS HOLDINGS LTD 0.037 -5 131 $ 32,685,212.00
MNW MINT PAYMENTS LTD 0.018 -5 -28 $ 15,529,981.00
HIL HILLS LTD 0.35 -5 94 $ 81,194,936.00
NVU NANOVEU LTD 0.052 -5 -74 $ 6,891,570.50
ISD ISENTIA GROUP LTD 0.24 -6 -14 $ 49,000,000.00
TCN TECHNICHE LTD 0.032 -6 -20 $ 6,743,018.50
CWL CHANT WEST HOLDINGS LTD 0.063 -6 15 $ 7,807,199.50
BCC BEAM COMMUNICATIONS HOLDINGS 0.235 -6 81 $ 12,425,261.00
IXU IXUP LTD 0.07 -7 -47 $ 15,527,483.00
BTH BIGTINCAN HOLDINGS LTD 0.635 -7 122 $ 191,354,784.00
LVE LOVE GROUP GLOBAL LTD 0.055 -7 -44 $ 2,229,379.25
JCS JCURVE SOLUTIONS LTD 0.027 -7 -36 $ 8,852,136.00
CL1 CLASS LTD 2.09 -7 43 $ 245,913,696.00
NOV NOVATTI GROUP LTD 0.195 -7 8 $ 33,423,462.00
RHP RHIPE LTD 2.1 -7 74 $ 295,643,360.00
XF1 XREF LTD 0.365 -8 -26 $ 61,123,560.00
AR9 ARCHTIS LTD 0.13 -8 0 $ 14,771,638.00
NUH NUHEARA LTD 0.035 -8 -51 $ 37,177,360.00
CLT CELLNET GROUP LTD 0.175 -8 -56 $ 10,954,142.00
YOJ YOJEE LTD 0.057 -8 -19 $ 48,412,564.00
RCL READCLOUD LTD 0.305 -8 8 $ 33,287,890.00
APT AFTERPAY LTD 29.4 -8 135 $ 7,654,977,024.00
ELO ELMO SOFTWARE LTD 6.32 -8 19 $ 477,308,736.00
IHR INTELLIHR LTD 0.055 -8 -48 $ 9,811,245.00
LVT LIVETILES LTD 0.275 -8 -4 $ 236,614,384.00
CAT CATAPULT GROUP INTERNATIONAL 1.905 -9 100 $ 366,518,624.00
BLG BLUGLASS LTD 0.105 -9 -64 $ 43,985,244.00
PVS PIVOTAL SYSTEMS CORP INC-CDI 1.155 -9 -30 $ 130,739,360.00
WBT WEEBIT NANO LTD 0.415 -9 -33 $ 27,694,872.00
DSE DROPSUITE LTD 0.048 -9 71 $ 24,190,346.00
KNO KNOSYS LTD 0.076 -10 21 $ 11,311,504.00
DUB DUBBER CORP LTD 1.29 -10 201 $ 235,965,840.00
ELS ELSIGHT LTD 0.405 -10 -30 $ 38,978,252.00
TGO TRIMANTIUM GROWTHOPS LTD 0.09 -10 -89 $ 12,506,141.00
SM8 SMART MARINE SYSTEMS LTD 0.056 -10 130 $ 14,195,000.00
BUD BUDDY TECHNOLOGIES LTD 0.026 -10 -74 $ 61,887,264.00
MOB MOBILICOM LTD/AUSTRALIA 0.098 -11 -2 $ 25,277,798.00
TV2 TV2U INTERNATIONAL LTD 0.008 -11 60 $ 21,205,334.00
AD8 AUDINATE GROUP LTD 7.75 -11 131 $ 533,324,544.00
CCG COMMSCHOICE GROUP LTD 0.062 -11 -7 $ 11,803,269.00
CV1 CV CHECK LTD 0.14 -13 155 $ 40,907,676.00
CXZ CONNEXION TELEMATICS LTD 0.021 -13 163 $ 18,126,468.00
4DS 4DS MEMORY LTD 0.056 -13 29 $ 61,489,504.00
VLT VAULT INTELLIGENCE LTD 0.36 -13 83 $ 46,718,912.00
SCL SCHROLE GROUP LTD 0.019 -14 27 $ 16,864,784.00
8CO 8COMMON LTD 0.099 -14 183 $ 15,482,137.00
CAG CAPE RANGE LTD 0.6 -14 -64 $ 50,194,980.00
HYD HYDRIX LTD 0.024 -14 -8 $ 18,269,318.00
3DP POINTERRA LTD 0.059 -14 62 $ 34,273,388.00
LVH LIVEHIRE LTD 0.23 -15 -52 $ 69,430,296.00
PPS PRAEMIUM LTD 0.49 -15 -27 $ 196,016,544.00
LNU LINIUS TECHNOLOGIES LTD 0.028 -15 -48 $ 32,736,068.00
9SP 9 SPOKES INTERNATIONAL LTD 0.016 -16 -14 $ 15,182,285.00
CCA CHANGE FINANCIAL LTD 0.15 -17 127 $ 15,426,545.00
AO1 ASSETOWL LTD 0.005 -17 -74 $ 1,506,104.00
IP1 INTEGRATED PAYMENT TECHNOLOG 0.01 -17 -34 $ 3,088,403.00
DTS DRAGONTAIL SYSTEMS LTD 0.087 -17 -52 $ 21,652,858.00
EVS ENVIROSUITE LTD 0.21 -17 247 $ 99,857,344.00
BIQ BUILDINGIQ INC-CDI 0.014 -18 -62 $ 4,468,421.50
GSW GETSWIFT LTD 0.44 -19 7 $ 82,961,696.00
NET NETLINKZ LTD 0.13 -19 364 $ 226,999,248.00
KTE K2 ENERGY LTD 0.004 -20 -33 $ 1,202,628.63
RCW RIGHTCROWD LTD 0.2 -20 -34 $ 39,579,644.00
SPT SPLITIT PAYMENTS LTD 0.69 -21 245 $ 199,381,216.00
KYK KYCKR LTD 0.099 -23 33 $ 22,931,504.00
WJA WAMEJA LTD 0.095 -24 0 $ 115,030,816.00
TYM TYMLEZ GROUP LTD 0.043 -24 -80 $ 6,272,545.50
FTC FINTECH CHAIN LTD 0.12 -25 135 $ 78,092,352.00
CIO CONNECTED IO LTD 0.003 -25 0 $ 5,473,440.00
ID8 IDENTITII LTD 0.32 -27 -53 $ 17,446,016.00
RFN REFFIND LTD 0.002 -29 -58 $ 1,601,250.00
JXT JAXSTA LTD 0.175 -30 -13 $ 40,560,084.00

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