European Markets    

EU markets traded mostly sideways opening the trading week in a mixed mode. Autos stocks were the weakest sector loosing 1.4% after another emission investigation by the European Commission is on the way for German automakers. VW, BMW, Daimler and Peugeot dropped more than 1.5% each on the news. US Consumer confidence is the important news on the agenda Tuesday afternoon. 

Earnings on the agenda Tuesday morning:  

MarketsDAXCAC40FTSE
24.7.2017-0.25%0.2%-1.01%
3 Months27.48%27.4%28.69%
1 Year10.43%7%13.73%

 

 

                                                                                  MARKET MOVERS  

Deutsche Bank.de2.46%VW.de-1.58%
BNP Paribas.fr0.93%   BMW.de      -2.77%
Anglo American.uk1.19%Daimler.de-2.65%
  NEXT.uk-3.06%
  ReckittBen.uk-3.27%

  

Forex & Commodities markets

The FX and commodities markets opened the week flat, however the dollar index managed to stay positive on the day ahead of the big FOMC meeting news day tomorrow afternoon. OIL reversed course to close up more than 1% on OPEC expected production cuts. US Consumer confidence is the important news on the agenda Tuesday afternoon.  

MarketGBPUSDUSDJPYEURJPYEURUSDGOLDOIL
24.7.20170.31%0.05%-0.18% -0.21%0%1.31%
USDCHFAUDUSDAUDJPYUSDCADSilverCopper
0.07%0.13%0.23%-0.22%0.06% 0.7%

Swing trades follow up –

TradeEntry pricePositionOpen profitDate triggeredStop lossRemarks today
DAX1223542621/712100New position
   
   
   
OIL46.63526021/746.07Stopped out
EURCAD46350.528021/74637New position
EURCAD46301.576024/74637New position
JPN2251952310011793/319684
   
   
OPEN PROFIT  2220$