European Markets:  

EU markets closed lower across the board ahead of the long Easter weekend as investors worry over Asia geopolitical issues and US president Trump currency remarks. Most major sectors closed in the red led by banking, basic resources and travel stocks. The EUSXX600 closed the day down 0.35%.  There is no important news on the agenda Tuesday morning.

Earnings on the agenda Tuesday morning: Loreal.fr.

 

MarketsDAXCAC40FTSE
13.4.2017-0.38%-0.59% -0.29%
3 Months24.38%25.38%27.9%
1 Year9.34%6.14%12.89%
    

 

 

                                                                                  MARKET MOVERS  

ABFood.uk3.6%Lufthansa.de-3.1%
Persimmon.uk1.55%Orange.fr-1.46%
  Societe General.fr  -2.56%  
  Axa.fr   -1.4%
     Ashtead.uk -1.55%

  

Forex & Commodities markets

FX markets reversed course after yesterday selloff in the dollar yet Gold was on the rise again due to the East Asia geopolitical issues. Investors are facing the long Easter weekend and plenty of potential news on the agenda over the weekend. There is no important news on the agenda Tuesday morning.    

 

MarketGBPUSDUSDJPYEURJPYEURUSDGOLDOIL
13.4.2017-0.22%0.02%-0.46% -0.46%0.8%-0.17%
 USDCHFAUDUSDAUDJPYUSDCADSilverPLT
 0.24% 0.64%0.63% 0.41%1.1 %0.76%

 

Swing trades follow up –

AssetEntry pricePositionOpen profitDate triggeredStop lossRemarks today
Veolia.fr17.38500-18031/316.85 
Fiat.it9.65002124/410.05 
Silver17.420019417/317.3 
GBPUSD25000.5-1012/42499Stopped out
GOLD12523511627/41280 
Agrekko.uk10.74009543/89.41 
Peugeot.fr18.8750067031/319.2 
JPN2251952310011783/319684 
DAX123264101131/312381 
Rio Tinto.uk31.314004513/431.38New position
OPEN PROFIT  5103$