Closing Bell is Stockhead’s daily recap of the ASX’s biggest movers – the winners and losers alike.

Data is taken after the market closes at 4pm AEDT.

Stocks highlighted in yellow rose after making announcements.

 

WINNERS

Code Company Price % Volume
BNZ Benzmining 1.22 144 982193
AVE Avecho Biotech Ltd 0.041 128 386129229
CLZ Classic Min Ltd 0.002 100 33413241
XST Xstate Resources 0.005 67 107067352
KP2 Kore Potash PLC 0.046 35 14904919
CCE Carnegie Cln Energy 0.002 33 29344804
OEX Oilex Ltd 0.002 33 400000
RFN Reffind Limited 0.002 33 2500000
PAB Patrys Limited 0.026 30 70260430
SPN Sparc Tech Ltd 0.35 30 190806
AFR African Energy Res 0.022 29 383000
DXB Dimerix Ltd 0.24 26 3105657
GGE Grand Gulf Energy 0.01 25 852509
VBS Vectus Biosystems 1.33 21 38137
BCK Brockman Mining Ltd 0.06 20 530505
AOA Ausmon Resorces 0.006 20 4807041
VIC Victory Mines Ltd 0.003 20 137324549
MDI Middle Island Res 0.365 20 1432025
GSS Genetic Signatures 2.03 19 667728
CF1 Complii Fintech Ltd 0.058 18 5396018
IXC Invex Ther 0.74 17 1167056
CST Castile Resources 0.275 17 2087467

Finishing on top today was gold explorer Benz Mining Corp (ASX:BNZ) which is a newcomer to the ASX (although is already listed in Canada).

It finished its first ASX trading day up 144 per cent on its deal price which will fund an exploration campaign at its Canadian project.

Also more than doubling today was Avecho Biotechnology (ASX:AVE), which initiated the clinical testing phase of its oral CBD formulation.

Gold explorers Middle Island Resources (ASX:MDI) and Victory Mines (ASX:VIC) both climbed off the back of exploration updates.

LOSERS

Code Company Price % Volume
ANL Amani Gold Ltd 0.001 -33 9320032
PNN PepinNini Minerals 0.24 -23 13883414
AGE Alligator Energy 0.007 -22 6390442
XTC Xantippe Res Ltd 0.002 -20 250000
TIG Tigers Realm Coal 0.009 -18 5572048
RIE Riedel Resources Ltd 0.019 -17 216978
ARE Argonaut Resources 0.005 -17 25497500
FPL Fremont Petroleum 0.0025 -17 246559
HNR Hannans Ltd 0.005 -17 3326609
IKW Ikwezi Mining Ltd 0.005 -17 402317
LCY Legacy Iron Ore 0.038 -16 32781007
SPQ Superior Resources 0.011 -15 21361377
FAU First Au Ltd 0.017 -15 155164
KTE K2 Energy Ltd 0.023 -15 2658284
ELT Elementos Limited 0.006 -14 3835692
GME GME Resources Ltd 0.05 -14 43700
FTC Fintech Chain Ltd 0.091 -13 56000
PYR Payright Limited 1.04 -13 1561658
REY REY Resources Ltd 0.26 -13 27808
DDT DataDot Technology 0.007 -13 350000
GTG Genetic Technologies 0.007 -13 3919064

 

Today’s other IPO Payright (ASX:PYR) went the other way and fell 13 per cent similar to other BNPL IPOs in 2020.