Articles On Ausquest (ASX:AQD)

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AusQuest thinks copper prize at Cerro de Fierro might lie deeper  

AusQuest (ASX:AQD) has confirmed the continuity of copper mineralisation within its Cerro de Fierro Project in Peru, after receiving assay results from the latest reverse circulation drilling program.  The latest assays returned are simi...

Mining.com.au AQD 5 hours ago
High Voltage: Could supplying US critical minerals be risky business for our China exports?

Aussie Federal Government aiming to fast track critical mineral mining to supply US Aligning with US could risk our biggest export customer in China For certain US subsidies Aussie miners need less than 25% Chinese ownership   Our High...

Stockhead AQD 1 week ago
High Voltage: French lithium play eyes production with hot-topic DLE tech by year-end

French lithium miner Eramet in production with Direction Lithium Extraction tech by November Pivotal Metals finds thick copper in Canada Sipa Resources eyes exploration at WA nickel project   Our High Voltage column wraps all the news dr...

Stockhead AQD 1 week ago
High Voltage: EVs are still selling but LFP growth cuts nickel and manganese deep

BloombergNEF says demand for EVs is still going strong in 2024 New report flags more battery supply chain investment needed LFP batteries expected to cut demand for nickel and manganese   Our High Voltage column wraps all the news driving...

Stockhead AQD 2 weeks ago
Who Made the Gains? Here are May’s top ASX miners and explorers

Metals are booming again 13 resources winners with gains above 100% in May; a recent record 13 out of the 50 top performers last month were engaged in a project acquisition, M&A activity, or joint venture Small Cap Standouts: Australia...

Stockhead AQD 1 month ago
Closing Bell: Aussie shares slip on commodities dip; but Goldies soar on rates hopes

Aussie shares down on weaker commodities Iron ore and energy stocks slip, while goldies gain Intel CEO Pat Gelsingers takes swipe at Nvidia’s CEO Jensen Huang   Aussie shares dropped slightly on Tuesday, closing -0.2% lower as the impact...

Stockhead AQD 1 month ago
High Voltage: Trump a potential speed bump for US adoption, but EV narrative looks inevitable

A Donald Trump presidency – good or bad for the US EV adoption narrative? Does it even matter that much?  Could solid state lithium batteries be set to take over from lithium-ion?  Volkswagen plans to counter BYD’s affordable EV push into...

Stockhead AQD 1 month ago
Market Close: ASX dips under with only Staples in the ascendancy

The ASX200 closed the day down nearly 0.3%. Staples were the only sector to finish in the green, gaining 0.2%. All other sectors fell into the red with industrials dropping the most, down 1%. Utilities followed closely, down 0.9%....

themarketonline.com.au AQD 1 month ago
Closing Bell: ASX dips, goldies lead, and Forrestania jumps 140pc on iron ore play

ASX 200 dips  amid Wall Street closure for Memorial Day Commodities bounce back; gold stocks rise, uranium falls Forrestania jumps on iron ore play   The ASX 200 edged down -0.2% on Tuesday as local traders navigated a directionless marke...

Stockhead AQD 1 month ago
AusQuest eyeing for copper in Peru

AusQuest (ASX:AQD) is set to kick off a new drilling program at the Cerro de Fierro Copper-Gold project in southern Peru by the end of the month – which will involve drilling three holes, totalling around 800 metres. The program is hoped...

themarketonline.com.au AQD 1 month ago
Traders’ Diary: Everything you need to get ready for the week ahead

What grabbed the headlines last week?   Dovish noises from European central banks, a dovish note from the US Fed and some warmly welcomed weak-ass US labour market data gave Wall Street a pretty tailwind last week, the benchmark S&P500...

Stockhead AQD 2 months ago
High Voltage: Quarterlies could throw a curve, but lithium boosted by Chinese EVs and Elon’s… ‘Robotaxi’

Lithium prices and stocks have largely risen this week on the back of building sentiment That’s helped by a new Chinese policy to boost EV consumption through trade-in subsidising And keep an eye on quarterly reporting for lithium and othe...

Stockhead AQD 2 months ago
High Voltage: Aussie government throws graphite and HPA projects a tasty bone or two

Alpha HPA and Renascor Graphite receive a big sugar daddy hug from Albo this week Lithium news: the “spot” pricing is trending… steadily right now. So that’s okay KTA, LU7 and NWM make strong battery metals gains on the ASX this week   A...

Stockhead AQD 3 months ago
High Voltage: Lithium prices bounce, as (some) sector analysts forecast strong EV demand

Lithium ‘spot’ prices outta China make a bit of a recovery to start the week  EV demand remains intact, says one prominent expert. Not everyone agrees Indonesia keeps blowing up global nickel industry, while copper looks good   Where are...

Stockhead AQD 3 months ago
High Voltage: Lithium dips as Citi bears pipe up, but PLS downstream move points to ‘up cycle’

Lithium spot pricing has dipped, but that futures ‘contango’ is still in play Citi analysts take a bearish view on lithium short to mid term PLS’s downstream move with Ganfeng turns heads    Where are lithium and other battery metals at t...

Stockhead AQD 3 months ago
High Voltage: Lithium market recovery narrative picks up. Perfect storm brewing?

What’s shaking in the land of the lithium lizards? (And other battery metals.) Let’s see…    Is there something of a perfect storm forming for lithium right now? A positive perfect storm, that is. Lithium prices have been absolutely poleaxe...

Stockhead AQD 4 months ago
High Voltage: Lithium prices look to turn corner, while Aussie businesses take EV high road

What’s happening here and there with this and that pertaining to battery metals on February 29? Let’s take a look…    While the Australian nickel industry is very much pushed to the edge of the nickel universe in the midst of an Indonesian-...

Stockhead AQD 4 months ago
High Voltage: CATL mine shutdown speculation keeps lithium investors’ glasses half-full

Speculation regarding shutdown of huge Chinese lithium mine raises industry’s eyebrows Low lithium prices are ‘unsustainable’ says Albemarle boss ASX battery metal leaders over the past seven days include: ARR, SYA, AUZ Another lithium-he...

Stockhead AQD 4 months ago
Bargain Barrel: 9 undervalued copper stocks with long-term potential

Market analysts have copper demand going through the roof, but if you’re one to play the short game, it’s hard not to feel a little underwhelmed with prices, which have barely moved amid economic growth concerns across the world. Capital Ec...

Stockhead AQD 7 months ago
High Voltage: Exxon lithium pivot to push lithium narrative into overdrive; EV sales surge in Europe

Oil and gas titan ExxonMobil reveals big bold lithium-producing plans Despite recent bearish lithium spot prices, EV sales are surging in Europe S&P Global believes lithium supply will need to increase 270% to meet future demand Weekly...

Stockhead AQD 8 months ago
In Case You Missed It: Firebrick back after review points to ‘inaccuracies in trial efficacy data’

Stockhead’s In-Case-You-Missed-It highlights today’s most interesting small cap stories that might have slipped beneath your radar. Below is a wrap of the top 20 performing stocks, by percentage, that made announcements today. ICYMI Leaderb...

Stockhead AQD 8 months ago
In Case You Missed It: Krakatoa soars on thick King Tamba pegmatites in big day for resources stocks

Stockhead’s In-Case-You-Missed-It highlights today’s most interesting small cap stories that might have slipped beneath your radar. Below is a wrap of the top 20 performing stocks, by percentage, that made announcements today.   ICYMI Leade...

Stockhead AQD 8 months ago
10 at 11ish: Thick peggies = 73pc pop. Krakatoa cracks the lithium code at King Tamba

Good morning, and welcome to Stockhead’s Top 10 at shortly-before-11-ish, to highlight the best (and sometimes worst) performing ASX stocks in morning trade using live data, to provide a short, sharp update to help frame the trading day by...

Stockhead AQD 8 months ago
High Voltage: WA gov looks downstream in battery minerals strategy; Piedmont Lithium up on sales profits

Western Australia’s government is re-energising its battery and critical minerals strategy and looking for feedback Piedmont Lithium has turned in inaugural revenue and profit on lithium shipments What’s hot, what’s not on the ASX for batt...

Stockhead AQD 8 months ago
High Voltage: Battery metal bears are out in force but ‘lithium demand is absolutely there’, says PLS boss

  Lithium prices continue to slump amid weak Chinese economic scene Albemarle quarterly profit expected lower, while UBS downgrades EV demand outlook  But wait… PLS boss is still upbeat on lithium demand, and MinRes grabs more of hot stock...

Stockhead AQD 8 months ago
Closing Bell: Orbiting the ASX at 220pc, TG Metals successfully separates ahead of ASX hard landing

Benchmark ASX closes below 6,800 points  All Sectors in red, but for IT Small caps led, in a very big way, by TG6    The benchmark has ended sharply lower after weak overseas leads, strong retail data and an all-round international-flavou...

Stockhead AQD 8 months ago
High Voltage: Lithium prices and EV sales are up… Does this mean rock bottom’s been hit?

Don’t want to jinx it too hard, but maybe, just maybe, lithium prices have touched the bottom. (Yep, definitely jinxed it) Meanwhile EV sales are well up again, with beaut global figures for September making the rounds And LPI and LTR have...

Stockhead AQD 8 months ago
High Voltage: Big cats fight for Liontown while limp lithium price throws spanner in DSO works

Gina Rinehart’s Hancock Prospecting throws another $152m at Liontown in Ablemarle blocking move Could drooping lithium prices burst the DSO bubble?  Our High Voltage column wraps the news driving ASX stocks with exposure to lithium, cobal...

Stockhead AQD 9 months ago
High Voltage: PMT’s Corvette lithium resource could be a 300Mt titan… if an ENTIRE LAKE can be drained first

“200-300Mt resource is being considered longer term” at Patriot’s Corvette: E&P Financial Group Would make the Corvette one of the top 5 lithium resources in the world But much of the Corvette deposit sits below a large lake, which wil...

Stockhead AQD 9 months ago
Closing Bell: Local markets fall on timid Tuesday but Biotron bets build as investors ask if it’s aced an anti-viral AIDS therapy

Benchmark index settles almost -0.6% lower on Tuesday All sectors bar Healthcare and Financials in the red Small caps led by NickelSearch and Biotron A positive lead from Wall Street overnight didn’t sell well on local markets, which were...

Stockhead AQD 9 months ago
In Case You Missed It: Roofing system deal takes the top spot from resources

Stockhead’s In-Case-You-Missed-It highlights today’s most interesting small cap stories that might have slipped beneath your radar. Below is a wrap of the top 20 performing stocks, by percentage, who made announcements today.   ICYMI Leader...

Stockhead AQD 9 months ago
High Voltage: ASX juniors are watching it rain money as world governments pile funding into critical minerals

Our High Voltage column wraps the news driving ASX stocks with exposure to lithium, cobalt, graphite, nickel, rare earths, manganese, magnesium, and vanadium.   Governments and policymakers seem to be right at it this week and the beneficia...

Stockhead AQD 10 months ago
Closing Bell: Range-bound benchmark ends washboard flat, cheapened us all during August

ASX 200 closes about 0.06% in the green (so, really, we ended in the chartreuse) down -1.2 in August Telco and IT Sectors offset Staples and Energy losses Small cap winners include 29M, CDX and HLA   Volatility, uncertainty and indecisio...

Stockhead AQD 10 months ago
High Voltage: India’s Modi pushes for non-exclusive access to critical minerals amid global snatch and grab

Our High Voltage column wraps the news driving ASX stocks with exposure to lithium, cobalt, graphite, nickel, rare earths, manganese, magnesium, and vanadium.   Concerns from India’s President earlier this week about nations and mining majo...

Stockhead AQD 10 months ago
High Voltage: The double-edged sword of Australia’s wealth of critical minerals

Our High Voltage column wraps the news driving ASX stocks with exposure to lithium, cobalt, graphite, nickel, rare earths, manganese, magnesium, and vanadium. When you’re wielding a double-edged sword, you have to be careful that you don’t...

Stockhead AQD 10 months ago
High Voltage: Copper becomes a minted critical mineral, put it on your list

Our High Voltage column wraps the news driving ASX stocks with exposure to lithium, cobalt, graphite, nickel, rare earths, manganese, magnesium, and vanadium – and today, copper too.   With the recent addition of copper to the US Department...

Stockhead AQD 11 months ago
High Voltage: Albermarle becomes a Patriot and Lynas counts funds as it rodeos into Texas

Albemarle buys into James Bay with a $C109m investment into Patriot RKequity and BMI share their thoughts on Indonesia and nickel Windfall funding for Lynas in the US   Our High Voltage column wraps the news driving ASX stocks with exposu...

Stockhead AQD 11 months ago
Closing Bell: Nervy day on ASX ahead of RBA decision; Ecofibre lights up while Silver Lake sinks

The ASX couldn’t make up its mind, a bit like economists looking ahead to the RBA decision tomorrow. Health Care and Industrials Stocks had a day to savour, while Staples and IT largely did not. Some standout small caps: TALi Digital, Ecof...

Stockhead AQD 11 months ago
High Voltage: Rio Tinto’s monster lithium hunt is underway, from James Bay to WA

RIO boss Jakob Stausholm said in May that prices being paid for tier 1 lithium assets is now too high It has made a move into cheaper, more speculative pre-discovery assets via its mine-finder arm, Rio Tinto Exploration TSX and ASX explore...

Stockhead AQD 1 year ago
High Voltage: Nickel tops global investment wish list as Government provides $500m for critical mineral projects

Australia’s critical minerals plan released Benchmark says the world needs US$66b of nickel investment Advanced-stage nickel explorers are on the cusp of mine development   Our High Voltage column wraps the news driving ASX stocks with ex...

Stockhead AQD 1 year ago
High Voltage: NT – it’s more than just Cu

It’s a critical minerals fire sale for investment in the NT, and its government is on board Vanadium is hot. When wasn’t it though? It’s used in rockets And Nolans looks like it’s shaping up to become Australia’s next big REE producer,...

Stockhead AQD 1 year ago
High Voltage: Commentators calling a 50% plunge in lithium prices in 2023 were full of sh-… somewhat off the mark

Lithium spot pricing reportedly plummeted in Q1 2023 And yet ASX lithium producers recorded small downturns, or even minor increases in prices Small Caps of the Week: Westar, Wildcat, WA1 Our High Voltage column wraps the news driving ASX...

Stockhead AQD 1 year ago
High Voltage: This London-listed lithium stock has 660% upside, Canaccord says

Investment banks have turned bullish again on the lithium sector, making sold down stocks look attractive Canaccord’s best lithium stock IN THE WORLD (for upside) is Cleantech Lithium (AIM:CTL) ASX small caps of the week: Westar, Wildcat...

Stockhead AQD 1 year ago
High Voltage: (re)Introducing Delta, one of Australia’s most exciting lithium stocks

Last week the company formerly known as Red Dirt changed its name to Delta Lithium DLI aiming to begin DSO mining operation by the end of 2023, is drilling 25,000m a month across two projects We sat down for a Q&A with veteran company...

Stockhead AQD 1 year ago
High Voltage: Aussie lithium miners beat the market Monday as global #2 producer Chile threatens nationalisation

Chile plans to nationalise its lithium industry, #2 biggest in the world Fastmarkets says immediate impact to global production should be muted, but “there may be some hesitation investing in Chile’s lithium space until further details hav...

Stockhead AQD 1 year ago
High Voltage: In 2010, China’s ‘weaponisation’ of rare earths sent prices into low orbit. Could it happen again?

China is reportedly considering banning exports of various rare-earth magnet production and process/refining tech In 2010 a diplomatic row with Japan saw Beijing throttle REE exports under the guise of protecting the environment; prices we...

Stockhead AQD 1 year ago
High Voltage: Appetite for EV raw materials is growing as Ford enters $4.5bn deal for Indonesian nickel

More and more automakers are making inroads into mining industry with Ford joining PT Vale Indonesia Liontown agrees terms with Olympio Metals to farm into Mulline and Mulwarrie lithium projects Nickel sulphide targets, and a 15km copper i...

Stockhead AQD 1 year ago
High Voltage: Japan gets in on EV tax breaks under US inflation reduction act in new battery minerals deal

US and Japan strike a trade deal on electric vehicle battery minerals Ford plans to onshore US mining and processing capability inline with EV goals  Liontown Resources biggest mover this week following Albermarle takeover offer  Our High...

Stockhead AQD 1 year ago
High Voltage: EU unveils Critical Raw Materials Act but experts warn urgency is needed

Speeding up the processing application procedure of EU’s CRMA will help the bloc build its supply chain, experts say Cobalt prices tumble 60% since April 2022 Mincor up 30% for the week Our High Voltage column wraps all the news driving A...

Stockhead AQD 1 year ago
High Voltage: Tesla’s plan for a US$25k electric vehicle ‘could break the car market’

Tesla already has profit margins far bigger than its competitors It plans to cut manufacturing costs for its next generation of vehicles by a further 50% “If Tesla can sell its new model for US$25,000, that will be revolutionary”: Wood Mac...

Stockhead AQD 1 year ago