Articles On First Au (ASX:FAU)

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Closing Bell: Tech, Energy weigh down ASX; Schrole up almost 200pc on acquisition deal

Aussie stocks start the week flat; energy and tech sectors lead declines Investor caution prevails ahead of RBA rates decision Chinese Premier Li Qiang meets PM in Canberra today   Aussie stocks had a lacklustre start to the week on Monda...

Stockhead FAU 20 hours ago
Gold Digger: Precious metal hangs in there after bearish week; Singapore shapes as gold market hub

The price of gold is clinging to crucial support levels as we close out a topsy-turvy week for precious metal commodities The World Gold Council is doing its best to prop up the gold market, though – particularly in Singapore ASX goldies m...

Stockhead FAU 3 days ago
Closing Bell: ASX buried under -1.3pc as iron ore miners and goldies take a beating

Aussie shares slipped over 1pc after the King’s Birthday long weekend Mining and Real Estate sectors were the biggest losers among all 11 sectors Chinese EV stocks fell ahead of expected EU tariff hikes   Aussie shares slipped after the K...

Stockhead FAU 6 days ago
Gold Digger: Things keep looking up for gold, with global ETFs swinging in right direction

The gold market is travelling well as we close out another Aussie week Spot pricing is heading in the right direction, thanks to weaker dollar, ECB rate cuts and more According to the World Gold Council, gold ETF flows turned positive in M...

Stockhead FAU 1 week ago
Closing Bell: ASX takes a 1pc hit as inflation spooks; IMF bullish on China

Aussie stocks fell 1pc on rising inflation ASX sectors mostly down; IAG hit by class action lawsuit Asian markets dropped; IMF ups China’s growth forecast to 5pc   Aussie stocks fell by 1% on Wednesday, hitting their lowest point in three...

Stockhead FAU 2 weeks ago
Gold Digger: Some gains given up… but we’re heading to a ‘global gold standard’ says Forbes

The price of gold has dipped back below its soaring level of US$2,400+ But a particularly bullish narrative is forming believes Forbes   ASX gold stocks performing over the past week include: AGC, NMR and NPM   The recent, seemingly unsto...

Stockhead FAU 3 weeks ago
Closing Bell: Copper stocks are rolling, but not the ASX ahead of Federal Budget and US inflation

ASX retreats on Tuesday ahead of Fed Budget and US PPI/CPI Copper stocks up after the metal hit highest level since 2022 GUD jumps 11pc after strong FY24 update   The ASX dipped by -0.4% on Tuesday ahead of the Federal Budget and a key PP...

Stockhead FAU 1 month ago
Closing Bell: Oil weighs on flat ASX; Errawarra jumps 65pc on scent of fresh lithium

ASX flat on Monday,  ahead of Federal Budget Tuesday night Oil weakness drags Energy sector lower Chinese shares slump on new US tariffs   After advancing 1.5% last week, the ASX200 fell flat on Monday – greenish by 0.01% – dragged down m...

Stockhead FAU 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 FAU 1 month ago
Gold Digger: China (and Turkey) gobble gold while analysts target US$2,500

China, Turkey and India led  ongoing central bank gold buying in April Analysts still see gold continuing higher this year, heading ‘easily’ above US$2,500 Iceni Gold absolutely slays it on the ASX this week with  +200% gain   In the week...

Stockhead FAU 1 month ago
Closing Bell: Energy surge elevates ASX; China stocks drop as US talks tarrifs

ASX closed higher on Friday as energy stocks lifted Oil prices up as Middle East conflict intensifies US to impose new tariffs on China – covering electric vehicles, batteries, and solar cells    Aussie shares were on the up on Friday, c...

Stockhead FAU 1 month ago
Resources Top 4: St Barbara crystal balls 10-year vision for PNG gold mine; PEC still flexing

St Barbara has golden, 10-year vision to shore up and expand PNG mine ops PEC still flexing on back of gov tax incentive and Brazilian lithium hunt Meanwhile FAU and BMR are also thriving on news this week   Here are some of the biggest r...

Stockhead FAU 1 month ago
First Au secures historical exploration tenement in Victoria

The Department of Energy, Environment, and Climate Action of Victoria has granted gold exploration company First Au (ASX:FAU) an exploration licence, increasing its footprint in the Snowstorm area of Victoria.  The new lease, which is va...

Mining.com.au FAU 1 month ago
Closing Bell: ASX fleeced as retail stocks plunge; Alliance Nickel soars on great big grant

ASX losses accelerate after sluggish retail sector updates  Baby Bunting, Temple & Webster, JB Hi-fi all under pressure on soft sales Alliance Nickel soars on fat federal grant   After opening modestly higher this morning, the ASX qui...

Stockhead FAU 1 month ago
Top 10 at 10: Old gold mine dusted off, nickel project nabs Major Project Status

Stockhead’s Top 10 at 10, published at ~10.40am each trading day, highlights the best (and worst) performing ASX stocks in morning trade using live data. It’s a short, sharp update to help frame the trading day by showing the biggest movers...

Stockhead FAU 1 month ago
Closing Bell: ASX finds some bulldog as copper-gold pup Canterbury pops, just like we said it would

The ASX belts one out on Monday, up 0.8pc All 11 sectors are better for it Canterbury Resources grows by half   The benchmark Aussie index has started the week with decisive and broad based gains. All 11 sectors ended Monday higher. US Fu...

Stockhead FAU 1 month ago
Closing Bell: ASX clipped -1.3pc on broad selloff; BHP makes a $60bn play for Anglo American

The ASX slumped by over -1pc, as jitters about delayed rate cuts rattled markets Miner BHP confirmed  $60 billion bid for competitor Anglo American Gold stocks climbed, but all 11 sectors closed in the red   The ASX 200 declined sharply b...

Stockhead FAU 1 month ago
Closing Bell: ASX’s gains erased after strong CPI, winning tickers today include WMS and OZM

The ASX pared gains after the CPI came in stronger than expected Fortescue led the Mining sector after its quarterly update TikTok’s ban in the US looms   The ASX closed modestly higher today by +0.1% as gains were pared after the release...

Stockhead FAU 1 month ago
Top 10 at 10: Check out these 42% nickel veinlets

Stockhead’s Top 10 at 10, published at ~10.40am each trading day, highlights the best (and worst) performing ASX stocks in morning trade using live data. It’s a short, sharp update to help frame the trading day by showing the biggest movers...

Stockhead FAU 1 month ago
Closing Bell: ASX rebounds as soft CPI bolsters August rate cut hopes; OSX and TLM lead today’s winners

The ASX 200 erases early morning’s losses, rallying to close the day +0.3% higher.  This comes as the ABS released its monthly CPI report, which shows that YoY inflation was steady in February at 3.4% for a third straight month. The figure...

Stockhead FAU 2 months ago
Closing Bell: ASX gets another crack at record high, McGrath to be delisted after buyout

The ASX 200 could have another crack at all-time highs set earlier this month, after rising 0.5% and breaching the 7,800 barrier on Monday.  All sectors closed higher today with the exception of Discretionary, which fell modestly. Traders c...

Stockhead FAU 2 months ago
Top 10 at 11: McGrath real estate surges on takeover deal

Stockhead’s Top 10 at 11, published each trading day, highlights the best (and worst) performing ASX stocks in morning trade using live data. It’s a short, sharp update to help frame the trading day by showing the biggest movers in percenta...

Stockhead FAU 2 months ago
Gold Digger: Gold vs Bitcoin, analysts vs analysts – store of value narratives get in the ring

Gold hit a US ATH, then dipped a tad, but not by much. In fact, it’s doing pretty well on the whole… … It’s less volatile than Bitcoin, anyway, which is a good or bad thing depending on outlook Speaking of which, RBC has some fairly cautio...

Stockhead FAU 2 months ago
Gold Digger: Gold pulls back but gets to grips with sticky inflation situation

Gold has pulled back from very recent highs after the latest ‘sticky’ US inflation figures But… the price action in general looks pretty solid from where we’re sitting, and so does the TA Leading ASX goldies this week include: BMR, BMO, GS...

Stockhead FAU 3 months ago
Closing Bell: ASX ends higher but iron’s ordinary problem isn’t going away

  Local markets give up early gains then regains them, closing 0.22pc higher Consumer Discretionary stocks offset losses in materials and Energy  Small Caps led by LBT Innovations   It’s hard to stay afloat when BHP sinks to a near nine-m...

Stockhead FAU 3 months ago
Gold Digger: Yellow metal on the March as WGC eyes central bank and election boosts

Gold hit an all-time high this week, ending Friday in strong form The World Gold Council predicts global elections and Fed cuts could keep the precious metal elevated ASX gold stocks performing well this week included: KNB, SXG, AWJ   Wha...

Stockhead FAU 3 months ago
Gold Digger: Central banks just can’t get enough. Stockpiling could continue for years, says ANZ

ANZ analysts believe ’emerging’ central banks could buy over 600t of gold annually until 2030  Citi isn’t totally ruling out a US$3,000 gold price in next 12-18 months US gold mining giant Newmont divests six gold mines and two other gold...

Stockhead FAU 3 months ago
Gold Digger: Druckenmiller time. Billionaire increases exposure as gold reclaims US$2k

Gold recovers US$2k after weak retail sales data gets thrown into the economic soup in America Moneybags former hedge fund bloke Stanley Druckenmiller is increasing his gold exposure The week’s best performing ASX goldies include: TG1, TGM...

Stockhead FAU 4 months ago
Closing Bell: ASX embraces Star Tech and Return of the Jobless

ASX rises 0.77pc, hefted heavenward with the help of a huge tech buy InfoTech was the best of the sectors, up 6.81pc by day’s end Small cap winners included James Bay Minerals, Bellavista Resources and Way2VAT   Local markets have stru...

Stockhead FAU 4 months ago
Closing Bell: Local markets in a sulk for the cut that won’t come

ASX200 ends 0.75pc lower after a long slog back from -1.5pc this morning. Industrial Sector only gainer, thanks to a banger from Downer Edi Small caps led by Blue Star Helium, Rox Resources.   Local share markets trimmed early losses b...

Stockhead FAU 4 months ago
Closing Bell: Big caps get whacked on ASX Day of the Earnings Miss

  ASX200 ends lower on bad corporate reveals The falling Healthcare Sector remains CSL’s slave Small cap winners led by Ansarda A big day for blue chip earnings reports has led the Australian sharemarket all over the shop and eventually l...

Stockhead FAU 4 months ago
Gold Digger: Don’t expect a rally soon but H2 could be golden, agree top analysts

  The price of gold is in a holding pattern, threatening to dip in short term, according to Metals Focus analysis Metals Focus, like Japan’s biggest bank MUFG, however, has a more positive outlook for gold later this year Top-performing AS...

Stockhead FAU 4 months ago
First Au (ASX: FAU) reaches agreement to extend Snowstorm option

Highlights An agreement has been reached with MoS to extend the option agreement to buy PL 007319 for further 12-months. The consideration for the agreement is 10 million FAU shares and AU$20k cash payment. Exercise of option would in...

Kalkine Media FAU 6 months ago
Gold Digger: Banking on it – ANZ upgrades gold outlook, SocGen sees further upside

Spot gold prices are up since this time last week, and ASX goldies are benefitting ANZ upgrades its gold outlook for rest of this year, and 2024  The week’s top ASX gold-related stocks led by: TG1 and CPM   First things first, let’s just...

Stockhead FAU 7 months ago
Closing Bell: The local bourse giveth and the local bourse wrencheth away and calleth the cops

The ASX benchmark has ended Thursday in a circa -0.8% hole Energy Sector, down -1.4% leads losses Small caps led by RWD   The Australian sharemarket has been trimming gains from the open on Thursday, steadily digging a hole in the red as...

Stockhead FAU 7 months ago
Closing Bell: Australian stocks go higher, for longer on bets The Fed won’t have to

The ASX has ended Wednesday jumping almost 100 points. Huge effort, everyone Energy Sector misses out on all the positive vibes Small caps led by Findi and Firebrick Pharma   The Australian sharemarket is in fine fettle on this Wednesday...

Stockhead FAU 7 months ago
Closing Bell: Australian resources dominate as ASX storms higher

Energy stocks have lifted the ASX200 almost 0.83% higher on Tuesday  9 of the 11 ASX Sectors were trading in the green  Small caps led by MTC, CPM   The commodity-heavy Australian share market has rebounded handsomely on Tuesday off the b...

Stockhead FAU 7 months ago
Closing Bell: Broad-based whinging leads ASX back to the start of 2023, minus the hope and ignorance

The ASX has ended -0.4% lower, just 2.5 points from 2023 parity Utilities only sector in green Small caps led by 4DX, Infinity and a few Lake Johnston lithium plays   The local market is back to digging its little hole from which it may t...

Stockhead FAU 7 months ago
Gold Digger: Lacklustre week ends on brighter note for yellow metal, as China hoards like there’s no tomorrow

US, Aussie spot gold prices down this week, but safe haven could soon find demand Canadian gold expert: hyperinflation contagion spreading to US The week’s top ASX goldies: North Stawell Minerals and Nagambie   It wasn’t the greatest week...

Stockhead FAU 7 months ago
Closing Bell: ASX gains trimmed by deflating Chinese data, however it’s Kristmas at Krakatoa with thick peggies for all

The ASX has closed higher Healthcare leads sector gains Small caps led by KTA and FG1   The Aussie sharemarket has trimmed the fat off this morning’s substantial gains – at one stage there we were easing past the 7,350 mark and off to th...

Stockhead FAU 7 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 FAU 7 months ago
Closing Bell: Smart and casual, ASX makes it five in a row; next up – rates and horse races

ASX200 closes +0.28% higher Healthcare leads gains, ASX All Gold rises over +3% Small caps led by takeover target Whispir   The Australian sharemarket has ended higher on the first day of what is certain to be another week of intensely tr...

Stockhead FAU 7 months ago
Gold Digger: Production goes nuts as all time gold mining record nears and long-term road looks solid

New World Gold Council report points to thriving gold industry and long-term demand Meanwhile, gold prices are still healthy but fractionally down from this time last week The week’s top ASX goldie gainers: STK, TIE, ENR   Right then, gol...

Stockhead FAU 7 months ago
Closing Bell: Even the Aussie dollar appreciates a good lead as dynamic surge makes local IT the it sector for a day

ASX200 closes 0.9pc higher Property stocks and IT sector enjoy huge day Small caps led by DCL   The Australian sharemarket has lifted strongly on Day Two of Trading in November, the Best Month for Trading Ever. Local investors got stuck r...

Stockhead FAU 7 months ago
In Case You Missed It: Record monthly Canadian cannabis revenue takes top spot

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 FAU 7 months ago
First Au (ASX: FAU) shares jump on ‘major milestone’ at Snowstorm gold project

Highlights The work plan concerning proposed bulk sampling at Snowstorm has received statutory endorsement from the ERR. FAU expects to fulfil the final permitting requirements by the end of 2023. FAU shares traded 25% higher in the m...

Kalkine Media FAU 7 months ago
10 at 11ish: First Au gets nod for bulk sampling at Victorian gold project

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 FAU 7 months ago
Closing Bell: Mega miners leave ASX with barely a thread after giving it all away on weak China data

Benchmark ASX crawls back to close +0.12% in the green Seven Sectors close higher, led by REITs and Consumer stocks Small caps led by TOY and Patriot Lithium   The benchmark has ended a good morning with a wretched afternoon, as selling a...

Stockhead FAU 7 months ago
Gold Digger: AI tech boom will supercharge precious metals demand, claims new report

New report from Metals Focus predicts AI adoption could play a big role in tech sector’s need for gold and other precious metals Gold price momentum slows but still looks technically strong, says analyst The week’s top ASX goldie gainers:...

Stockhead FAU 7 months ago
Closing Bell: ASX in disgrace after crashing to 12-month low

Benchmark ASX index ends -0.6 lower Utilities only sector in the green Small caps led by LSA, AZS   The ASX200 has closed 42 points (-0.61%) lower on Thursday. May as well get you a pic. I’ll point out the important bits…   ASX200 ON THUR...

Stockhead FAU 7 months ago