European Markets:  

EU markets closed sharply higher to open the trading week, Basic Resources sector stocks outperformed the general market for the second day in a row, up 2.4% on better than expected Chinese data. The EUSXX600 index closed higher 0.75%. German drug maker Stada was up 14% on a takeover offer and all major sectors closed the trading day in the green. UK CPI in the morning and Chairman Yellen speech at 3:00 pm in the afternoon are the important news on the agenda Tuesday.

 

Earnings on the agenda Tuesday morning: Tui.de, Heilderberg.de.

MarketsDAXCAC40FTSE
13.2.20170.92%  1.24%0.28%
3 Months23.45%21.55%27.27%
1 Year6.42%2.11%12.26%
    

  

                                                                                 MARKET MOVERS  

Stada.de12.4%  Capita.uk  -2.38%
Airbus.de2.27%Fresnillo.uk-2%
LVMH.fr  2.54%  
BMW.de1.9%  
Anglo American.uk4.21%  

 

Forex & Commodities markets

The FX markets moved mostly sideways to open the trading week flat. OIL was the big mover dropping close to 2% on profit taking and Gold reversed again to the downside on markets strength. UK CPI in the morning and Chairman Yellen speech at 3:00 pm in the afternoon are the important news on the agenda Tuesday.

MarketGBPUSDUSDJPYEURJPYEURUSDGOLDOIL
13.2.20170.25%0.43%0.11%-0.34%-0.74%-1.84%
 USDCHFAUDUSDAUDJPYUSDCADSilverPLT
  0.28%-0.34%0.06%-0.08%-0.55%-0.86%

 

Swing trades follow up –

AssetEntry pricePositionOpen profitDate triggeredStop lossRemarks today
OIL53.0810-13013/252.75New position
AUDNZD0650117813/20628  New position
DAX116533-301/211750Stopped out  
Agrekko.uk10.74001853/810.7 
GOLD122650-18610/21222  Stopped out
Anglo American.uk13.9770018513/213.24New position
Klepierre.fr35.64300-127/235.3  Stopped out
OPEN PROFIT  310$