European Markets:  

EU markets traded higher for the fourth day in a row this week, all major sectors other than miners closed in the green led by Travel, Retail and Banking stocks. The EUSXX600 closed higher 0.18% and 5.5% for the first quarter of 2017. Mining stocks dragged the FTSE lower closing down 1.4% on the day. UK manufacturing at 9:30 is the important news on the agenda Monday morning.   

Earnings on the Monday morning:  —   

 

 

Markets DAX CAC40 FTSE
31.3.2017 0.46% 0.65% -0.63%
3 Months 26.04% 26.47% 27.83%
1 Year 11% 7.13% 12.82 %
       

 

 

 

                                                                                  MARKET MOVERS  

Vivendi.fr 3.37% Airbus.de -0.43%
LVMH.fr 1.45% Anglo American.uk -3.41%
EON.de 2.04%% BHP Billiton.uk -2.87%
Bayer.de   1.17%    
                  

  

Forex & Commodities markets

FX markets traded mostly sideways into closing the first quarter of 2017 on a mixed note. Gold was first quarter winner gaining 8% or close to 100$ per ounce while OIL ended the quarter in the red, a mere 2%. UK manufacturing at 9:30 is the important news on the agenda Monday morning.         

     

 

Market GBPUSD USDJPY EURJPY EURUSD GOLD OIL
31.3.2017 0.6% -0.52% -0.35% 0.18% 0.21%  0.12%
  USDCHF AUDUSD AUDJPY USDCAD Silver PLT
  -0.11% 0.05%  -0.41% -0.3%  0.2% -0.38%

Swing trades follow up –

Asset Entry price Position Open profit Date triggered Stop loss Remarks today
Veolia.fr 17.38 500 59 31/3 16.85 New position
Daimler.de 69.64 300 -134 30/3 68.8  
Silver 17.4 200 160 17/3 17.3  
Gold 1200 25 1177 10/3 1244  
Infineon.de 18.76 600 224 27/3 18.43  
Agrekko.uk 10.7 400 907 3/8 9.41  
Peugeot.fr 18.87 500 10 31/3 19.2 New position
JPN225 19523 100 516 3/3 19684  
DAX 12326 4 27 31/3 12381 New position
             
OPEN PROFIT     2937$