ASX today – wrap up, iron ore falling as China threatens commodity prices.

ASX today – wrap up, iron ore falling as China threatens commodity prices.

ASX today – wrap up, iron ore falling as China threatens commodity prices.

Good afternoon! Here is a quick summary:

S&P/ASX 200 bounced around today, closing with a +0.22% increase or +15.60 points. However, iron ore futures continue to plummet as China’s powerful National Development and Reform Commission keeps a lid on commodity prices.

(Recap From Rise & Shine)

US Markets

Billions of dollars slashed the crypto market’s value as a result of the market’s instability. According to data provider CoinMarket, the global crypto market has dropped 9% in the last 24 hours.

The Dow Jones gained +0.36% or +123.69 points, and the S&P 500 lost –0.078% or +3.26 points overnight. The Nasdaq, Based on technology, down overnight, losing -0.48% or -64.75 points. This may impact local tech stocks today. Visit our Live Tracker here.

Tesla (TSLA) dropped overnight with a -1.01% or -5.90 dollars loss,
Apple (AAPL) Shares lost overnight with a -1.48% drop or -1.88 dollars,
Amazon (AMZN) Lost -1.37% overnight or shed -44.60 dollars per share,
Big Rock Partners Acquisition Corp (BRPA) the highest loser overnight with a -27.73% drop or -8.56 dollars,
Annovis Bio inc (ANVS) the highest gainer overnight with a +127.27% gain or 33.60 dollars per share.

(Recap From Rise & Shine)

ASX Markets

The Australian stock market is expected to have a slow start to the week. Following a mixed finish on Wall Street, the ASX 200 is anticipated to open the week 5 points or 0.1% lower this morning, according to the latest SPI futures.

Today on the ASX Wrap up:

  • Dominos Pizza Enterprises Limited (DMP.ASX) Moving the highest today with a +4.57% move and closing to $108.700 per share.
  • OZ Mineral Limited (OZL.ASX) Biggest loser today, declining -4.6% and closing to a price of $24.500 per share.
  • Afterpay Limited (APT.ASX) down today, moving -1.19% and closing to a total of $91.890 per share.
  • Xero Limited (XRO.ASX) up today with a +0.21% gain today and closing to a total of $127.470 per share.
  • Qantas Airways (QAN.ASX) red today with a -0.42% decrease, closing $4.720 per share.
  • Commonwealth Bank (CBA.ASX) up today with a +0.72% move to a price of $98.760 per share.
  • Macquarie Group Limited (MQG.ASX) down today with a -1.39% to a price of $149.170 per share.
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Materials Sector

The materials sector today experienced a turbulent day in regards to the news with China and the XMJ down -1.09%.

  • Fortescue Metals Group Ltd (FMG.ASX) lost the most with a -4.17% drop in price today and closing to $21.370 per share.
  • Rio Tinto Limited (RIO.ASX) down -2.15% today and closing to a price of $119.500 per share.
  • BHP Group Limited (BHP.ASX) experienced a loss of -1.84%, closing to a price of $46.870 per share.

Commodities

  • Brent Crude Oil up +0.65% to a total of $66.94 USD/BBL (Taken from IRESS data).
  • Iron Ore down today to a price of $197 (USD/MT) and a -3.9% move (Taken from IRESS data).
  • Uranium remained the same, closing to a price of $31.15 (USD/LBS) (Taken from IRESS data).
  • Gold on the ASX Market Wrap up Gold experienced a +0.01% move to a price of $1882.77 (Taken from IRESS data).
  • Copper down -0.44% to a price of $4.48 (USD/lb)(Taken from IRESS data).
  • Silver up +0.25% to a price of $27.64 (USD/t)(Taken from IRESS data).
  • To Keep up with the latest news and Commodity Prices, make sure to check out our News Ticker Here.

CryptoCurrency

Since the turbulence, bitcoin (BTC-USD), ethereum (ETH-USD), and dogecoin (DOGE-USD) have struggled to return to their April highs, with prices bouncing up and down throughout the week.

Bitcoin: US$35,814.30 down -2.20% in 24hrs (Taken from Coindesk data),
Ethereum: US$2,180.49 down -1.10% in 24hrs (Taken from Coindesk data),
Dogecoin: US$0.307732 down -10.03% in 24hrs (Taken from Coindesk data).

Other News

  • At a house party in New Jersey, a gunman opened fire on hundreds of people. – News
  • Four new cases of Coronavirus have been reported in Melbourne, as Western Australia prepares to make a border call. – Perth Now
  • How Australia’s COVID vaccine deployment fell short, leaving us “in a dangerous position. – ABC News
  • Following China’s tough shift, major cryptocurrencies have taken a fall. – News
  • Experts predict additional losses for Qantas as the airline struggles to cope with the COVID-19 outbreak. – News
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Today’s Biggest Nano – Mid Cap Gainers

Post market we provide an update with the market movers above 5% (nano – mid market cap)

Nano-Cap ASX Gainers– Above 5%

Today’s ASX Market Wrap up in the Nano ASX Cap gainers. ANL finished today doubling +100% with a market volume of just under ~38 million shares traded.

CodeLastOpenMov%MktVol
ANL0.20.1100%37,979,598
CCE0.30.350%13,655,837
ASQ12.59.438.89%5,560,036
INF9.38.138.81%101,577,411
ACS5531.58%27,738
KTE2.2229.41%860,660
M2426.522.529.27%1,526,013
ALT0.250.325%6,838,580
GBR1210.520%15,466,798
BLZ4.84.117.07%3,638,848
MCT1.41.316.67%57,698,009
DTR0.350.416.67%2,115,000
AOA0.70.616.67%5,042,637
BUX111015.79%1,266,835
BPM48.542.515.48%4,635,199
SBW11.511.515%9,428
SNG27.52514.58%664,107
AQX1.61.414.29%7,787,679
MCM121214.29%30,167
CUL2.42.114.29%6,461,670
VAR3.73.412.12%123,154
OPL2827.512%704,915
CG114.51411.54%192,221
FRB635511.50%491,434
LNY0.50.511.11%9,252,716
EN10.50.411.11%3,517,758
TRT5.34.910.42%1,048,298
MBK1.11.110%2,311,931
MCX111110%14,100
ICE111110%100,000
BEL111110%160,009
SCN6.6610%1,511,180
PNN2825.59.80%360,935
AQS17169.68%127,899
NCR1.21.29.09%3,385,218
LSR1.21.29.09%808,173
BPP2.42.29.09%21,182,774
RML2.52.58.70%1,098,638
LSA2.52.38.70%5,516,902
SUD3.83.88.57%226,986
SCL1.31.38.33%6,087,597
AUR6.568.33%2,961
CML2.0527.89%9,239,683
HVM14147.69%34,657
MEB0.750.77.14%2,905,997
HPR65.87.14%284,661
KFM2322.56.98%369,921
WC83.136.90%1,843,088
RDS1.61.56.67%20,895,533
HXL17166.25%114,142
NSM35346.06%21,455
92E35336.06%1,586,676
ONX5.35.16%175,244
VMC18175.88%191,396
A8G18185.88%28,860
CBL63.5605.83%88,489
BCA2826.55.66%431,252
ZAG3.83.85.56%368,256
TYM1.91.85.56%1,897,500
IDZ1.925.56%1,057,500
BEE1.91.75.56%2,802,730
ZMM225.26%227,727
ABV445.26%60,220
NNG20195.26%177,420
DC231305.08%119,877
BUY2.12.15%4,275,411
VOL21215%90,801
MDI10.5105%1,433,919
HWH10.5105%276,556

Micro-Cap ASX Gainers– Above 5%

Today micro-cap gainers. CPN moving the highest with a +112.79% gain on closing today and a total share volume of just over ~7.7 million shares traded today.

CodeLastOpenMov%MktVol
CPN183105112.79%7,795,572
DEV412846.43%8,679,018
ACW9.67.137.14%71,995,261
ELT2.41.926.32%57,496,819
SSL82582422.22%2,019
YFZ484220%169,753
MPP373617.46%12,000
ICG15.51414.81%7,347,180
ENR20.518.513.89%4,024,682
MGT6.8613.33%108,235,016
ROG0.90.812.50%26,906,244
FSG151511.11%1,425,065
IVX10.911.11%7,738,964
CE11111.11%26,158,547
HXG9.7910.23%2,589,771
PEX3330.510%3,962,968
MRL221910%571,400
ANX1110.510%4,147,694
TIE34.531.59.52%4,540,149
WJA12129.09%10,262
SKF1313.58.33%406,337
HLX3.93.78.33%75,234,540
PX16662.58.20%28,550
ONE3331.58.20%4,232,492
HRN48447.87%98,979
CAY14147.69%5,108,792
ANP21207.69%1,042,398
HYM107.51007.50%200,757
ATH2.92.67.41%9,927,063
AHQ5957.57.27%321,711
TLM22.520.57.14%855,490
HMD22.521.57.14%2,453,988
RDM15.5156.90%479,947
SOV80756.67%111,230
NSX1615.56.67%235,091
K2F3232.56.67%279,484
SKY16.515.56.45%650,362
FFT6.76.36.35%90,410
RTG1716.56.25%318,790
GTG0.850.96.25%5,933,257
RXL3.53.36.06%1,919,181
BIT5.45.15.88%1,116,827
BBX28285.66%321,898
ANA1.91.95.56%6,635,961
EMN4948.55.38%4,845,836
ARV65.95.26%6,108,920
EPD90.586.55.23%660,352
MKR40.5395.19%59,825
HFY8.17.85.19%548,300
KPO4.13.95.13%600,052
AXE72.569.55.07%515,369
VRC4.24.15%59,389,708
DGR6.365%28,000

Small-Cap ASX Market Gainers – Above 5%

Today small-cap gainers. KGN moving the highest with a +14.71% gain on closing today and a total share volume of just over ~5 million shares traded today.

CodeLastOpenMov%MktVol
KGN99887114.71%5,061,775
FLN11010210%624,377
AVG76.571.57.75%641,059
WBT2021907.45%514,003
BGL94.5907.39%3,447,271
AVZ1615.56.67%3,920,840
CTT2182176.34%2,853,587
NXS177165.56.31%239,369
RIC112.51106.13%285,558
NZK159153.56%126
AKP236922705.95%20,250
GOR154.51485.82%8,633,920
HLO1791715.60%1,025,151
MMM2452345.60%466,833
NVX2162185.37%2,582,398
HFR80785.26%66,485
AMA5148.55.15%7,234,895
WGX2272175.09%1,423,540
TNT2120.55%5,687,268
SWM42405%2,588,586

Mid-Cap ASX Market Gainers – Above 3%

Today mid-cap gainers. OCL moving the highest with a +7.14% gain on closing today and a total share volume of just over ~145 thousand shares traded today.

CodeLastOpenMov%MktVol
OCL150013937.14%145,318
SLR2001904.99%6,728,406
CHN8147704.76%1,934,314
PDN51504.08%21,232,376
RMS1961903.98%5,916,150
CTD201119573.93%477,642
QUB3052953.39%5,078,792
APX135313203.05%1,245,853
PRU137.51363%6,460,720

That is today’s afternoon ASX wrap up, as always safe and happy trading.

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