European Markets:  

EU markets closed mixed to open the trading week. Markets saw light volumes and very little intraday action on no news and with the US markets closed for the Presidents day holiday. Food giant Uniliver lost 6.5% after gaining 13% Friday on Kraft withdrawing the bid for their merger proposal. DTelecom was the best DAX performer up 2.5%, lifting the sector up 1.2%. The EUSXX600 index closed higher 0.22%. UK inflation report is the important news on the agenda Tuesday morning, at 10 am.

 

Earnings on the agenda Tuesday morning: IHG.uk.

 

 

MarketsDAXCAC40FTSE
20.2.20170.6%-0.05%0.1%-
3 Months23.91%21.08%27.46%
1 Year6.88%1.74%12.45%
    

  

                                                                                  MARKET MOVERS  

DTelecom.de2.46%Uniliver.uk  -6.5%
Airbus.de1.73%Loreal.fr-1.96%
Deutsche Bank.de  1.62%AB Food.uk -1.61%
VW.de1.35%     
 Rolls Royce.uk6.31%    


Forex & Commodities markets

The FX and Commodities markets saw very little action to open the week. The long weekend in the US and lack of news led to an inside trading day with no leadership in the markets. UK inflation report is the important news on the agenda Tuesday.   

 

MarketGBPUSDUSDJPYEURJPYEURUSDGOLDOIL
20.2.20170.37%0.23%0.18%0.01%-0.05%0.54%
 USDCHFAUDUSDAUDJPYUSDCADSilverPLT
  0.05%0.14%0.42%0.01%0.06%0.22%

 

Swing trades follow up –

AssetEntry pricePositionOpen profitDate triggeredStop lossRemarks today
USDJPY113.20.5-14317/2115.52Stopped out
Tui.de13.6950018515/213.91 
Uniliver.uk37.9500159017/239Stopped out
AUDNZD0650146613/20628 
DAX117604-26314/211900     
Agrekko.uk10.74001843/810.7 
       
Anglo American.uk13.97700-31413/213.24 
Air France.fr5.9570034916/25.75 
OPEN PROFIT  558$