European Markets:  

EU markets traded mostly flat and in negative territory ahead of the important Trump Jinping meeting and the NFP number tomorrow. The EUSXX600 closed higher 0.02%. Autos were the lagging sector Wednesday, down another 1.1% after weak US sales data while miners managed a positive close led by higher coal prices. There is no important news on the agenda Thursday morning. ECB President Draghi speaks at 9 pm GMT.  

Earnings on the agenda Thursday morning:    

 

MarketsDAXCAC40FTSE
5.4.2017-0.53%-0.18%0.13%
3 Months25.27%25.78%27.95%
1 Year10.23%6.44%12.94 %
    

 

 

                                                                                  MARKET MOVERS  

Total.fr0.52%Adidas.de-1.13%
Whitbread.uk2.95%VW.de-0.78%
  BMW.de -0.85%
  BNP Paribas.fr -1%
    

 

 

Forex & Commodities markets

Gold was the mover in the markets yesterday, ending the day on a 10$ swing, down in the afternoon and up after the FED minutes came out late at night. FX markets traded mixed and OIL moved lower after a three day rally and the Inventories number. There is no important news on the agenda Thursday morning. ECB President Draghi speaks at 9 pm GMT.     

  

  

MarketGBPUSDUSDJPYEURJPYEURUSDGOLDOIL
5.4.20170.24%0.5%0.28%-0.22%-0.73%-0.4%
 USDCHFAUDUSDAUDJPYUSDCADSilverPLT
 0.42% 0.06% 0.57%0.12% -0.45%-0.18%

Swing trades follow up –

AssetEntry pricePositionOpen profitDate triggeredStop lossRemarks today
Veolia.fr17.38500-6431/316.85 
Fiat.it9.6500-314/410.05 
Silver17.420016617/317.3 
Gold120025110210/31244   Stopped out     
Anglo American.uk12.6800-1755/412.2New position
Agrekko.uk10.74009433/89.41 
Peugeot.fr18.8750023431/319.2 
JPN225195231008643/319684 
DAX12326462631/312381 
EURGBP85220.72243/48520 
OPEN PROFIT  2808$