European Markets    

EU markets traded mostly sideways and with no news on the agenda traded in narrow ranges, Basic Resources was the only standout sector, up 1%. The EUSXX600 closed flat. The Brexit talks lifted the UK markets while the other EU markets had very little to show for ahead of the upcoming earnings season. UK CPI is the important news on the agenda Tuesday morning.

Earnings on the agenda Tuesday morning:  

 

Markets DAX CAC40 FTSE
17.7.2017 -0.35% 0.1% 0.35%
3 Months 30.41% 29.35% 29.04%
1 Year 13.46% 8.95% 14.08%

 

 

                                                                                  MARKET MOVERS  

LVMH.fr 1.18% Airbus.fr -1.23%
Adidas.de 0.72%    Siemens.de       -1.08%
  Fresnillo.uk 2.1% Vivendi.fr -1.06%
Antofagasta.uk 2.27% Experian.uk -1.51%
 Ashtead.uk    3.42%         

 

Forex & Commodities markets

The dollar index reversed after 4 consecutive losing days yet it stands at year lows vs most majors and minors. FX markets opened the trading week with very little momentum, leaving most traders out of the game in a low volume typical summer trading day. UK CPI is the important news on the agenda Tuesday morning.   

Market GBPUSD USDJPY EURJPY EURUSD GOLD OIL
17.7.2017 -0.3% 0.2% 0.22% 0.05% 0.5% -0.61%
USDCHF AUDUSD AUDJPY USDCAD Silver Copper
-0.07% -0.27% 0.02% 0.27% 1.14% 1.43%

Swing trades follow up –

Trade Entry price Position Open profit Date triggered Stop loss Remarks today
NASDAQ 5725 10 1270 12/7 5830 SL changed
USDMXN 17.8794 1 1477 12/7 17.8794 Stopped out
OIL 46.2 5 10 17/7 46.5 New position
EURCAD 4559 0.6 -187 13/7 4596 Stopped out
     
Agrekko.uk 10.7 400 1144 3/8/16 9
AXA.fr 24.81 400 -187 8/5 25.2
JPN225 19523 100 1179 3/3 19684
     
     
OPEN PROFIT     3360$