European Markets:  

EU major markets closed near the flat line for the second day in a row, awaiting US President Trump speech to the Congress. Most major sectors other than retail closed flat while retail stock were the best performing sector. The EUSXX600 index closed higher 0.19%. UK manufacturing at 9:30 in the morning, then BOC rate statement at 3 pm and OIL Inventories at 3:30 pm are the important news on the agenda Wednesday.

 

Earnings on the agenda Wednesday morning: Klockner.de, Suez.fr, Biox.fr, GETP.fr.

Markets DAX CAC40 FTSE
28.2.2017 0.1% 0.28%  0.14%
3 Months 21.98% 20.97% 26.97%
1 Year 6.96% 1.63% 11.96%
       


                                                                                  MARKET MOVERS  

Burberry.uk 3.66% Eurofins.fr  -2.2%
Safran.fr 2.11% BHP Billiton.uk -2.11%
Airbus.de 1.42%   St james.uk -3.03%  
Babcock.uk 7.12%        
           

 

Forex & Commodities markets

FX and Commodities traded mostly sideways for the second day this week, ahead of the overnight speech by president Trump. Gold reversed course after 3 days of solid gains and OIL traded lower ahead of the inventories number today. UK manufacturing at 9:30 in the morning, then BOC rate statement at 3 pm and OIL Inventories at 3:30 pm are the important news on the agenda Wednesday.   

Market GBPUSD USDJPY EURJPY EURUSD GOLD OIL
28.2.2017 -0.29% -0.51% -0.51% 0.1% -0.52% -0.5%
  USDCHF AUDUSD AUDJPY USDCAD Silver PLT
   -0.47% -0.01% -0.53%  0.76% -0.1% -0.89%

 

Swing trades follow up –

Asset Entry price Position Open profit Date triggered Stop loss Remarks today
CAD 3182 0.5 501 28/2 3160 New position
Tui.de 13.69 500 170 15/2 13.91  
CAD 3200 0.5 431 28/2 3160 New position
BVI.fr 17.99 500 -53 24/2 18.3  
AUDUSD 7678 0.5 90 24/2 7711  
Agrekko.uk 10.7 400 44 3/8 10.7  
Bunzl.uk 22.11 500 279 27/2 21.97  
Persimmon.uk 20.77 500 -89 27/2    
Platinum 1032 40 -388 27/2 1023  Stopped out
OPEN PROFIT     1303$