European Markets:  

EU markets traded lower Friday on weakness from most major sectors other than Basic resources. The EUSXX600 closed the day down 0.18%, however was up 2.36% on the week on the French Election results. EU markets will open the trading week after the May 1 vacation following the positive close in the US on one hand and negative China Manufacturing data on the other hand. UK manufacturing at 9:30 am is the important news on the agenda Tuesday. 

Earnings on the agenda Tuesday morning:  —

 

MarketsDAXCAC40FTSE
28.4.2017-0.05%-0.08%-0.46%
3 Months27.12%29.38%26.25%
1 Year12.08%10.04%11.24%
    

  

 

                                                                                  MARKET MOVERS  

Dpost.de1.82%Orange.fr-2.34%
Bayer.de0.84%  Vivendi.fr    -1.99%
Societe General.fr0.86%Loreal.fr-1.59%
 Antofagasta.uk 2.38%  Hargreaves.uk  -1.99%   
      

  

Forex & Commodities markets

FX markets traded mostly sideways Friday ahead of the May 1 long weekend vacation. OIL and Metals also moved mostly sideways in a low volume little action trading day. UK manufacturing at 9:30 am is the important news on the agenda Tuesday morning.    

 

MarketGBPUSDUSDJPYEURJPYEURUSDGOLDOIL
28.4.20170.36% 0.12%0.34%0.23%0.21% 0.36%
 USDCHFAUDUSDAUDJPYUSDCADSilverPLT
  -0.02%0.34%0.47%0.25%-0.41%-0.04%

Swing trades follow up –

AssetEntry pricePositionOpen profitDate triggeredStop lossRemarks today
HSBC.uk6.257009920/45.95 
EURCHF08500.7-11826/40875 
OIL49.50.634828/450.05New position
EURGBP8441123428/48423New position
       
Agrekko.uk10.74009133/89.41 
       
JPN2251952310011533/319684 
DAX12481316724/412540 
       
OPEN PROFIT  2742$