European Markets:  

EU markets traded sideways to new highs on the French Election results. The EUSXX600 closed the day up 0.21%, with most major sectors closing the day in positive territory. Earnings season will set the tone for the rest of the week for EU stocks as major companies are set to report on the agenda. OIL Inventories is the important news on the agenda Wednesday afternoon.

Earnings on the agenda Wednesday morning: Cap Gemini.fr, Air Liquide.fr, Valeo.fr, Klockner.de, GSK.uk, LSE.uk.

 

Markets DAX CAC40 FTSE
25.4.2017 0.1% 0.17% 0.15%
3 Months 27.35% 29.58% 27.24%
1 Year 12.31% 10.24% 12.23%
       

 

 

 

                                                                                  MARKET MOVERS  

LVMH.fr 3.9% Fresenius.de -1.72%
Hikma.uk 3.42% Vinci.fr  -0.99%
Daimler.de 1.36% Whitbread.uk -7.13%
    ABFood.uk    -2.22%  
         

  

Forex & Commodities markets

FX markets momentum following the French election continued Tuesday, the Euro strengthened vs all majors while the Yen moved lower on markets strength and metals had another red day. OIL Inventories is the important news on the agenda Wednesday afternoon.  

 

Market GBPUSD USDJPY EURJPY EURUSD GOLD OIL
25.4.2017 0.25%  1.27% 1.79% 0.52% -1.1%  0.89%
  USDCHF AUDUSD AUDJPY USDCAD Silver PLT
  -0.18%  -0.45% 0.81% 0.53% -1.61% -0.46%

Swing trades follow up –

Asset Entry price Position Open profit Date triggered Stop loss Remarks today
HSBC.uk 6.25 700 134 20/4 5.95  
             
Silver 17.4 200 40 17/3 17.3  
Deutsche Bank.de 16.56 700 244 24/4 16.25  
             
Agrekko.uk 10.7 400 1077 3/8 9.41  
Societe General.fr 50.32 400 253 24/4 49.7  
JPN225 19523 100 1153 3/3 19684  
DAX 12481 3 20 24/4 12540   New position
OIL 49.7 0.5 20 14/4 50.1  
OPEN PROFIT     3040$