European Markets    

EU markets closed lower after yesterday strong opening of the week. Most leading bourses and major sectors other than banking closed in the red on profit taking and geopolitical concerns while the US markets stayed closed for the 4th of July Holiday. The EUSXX600 index closed lower 0.3%. UK services PMI in the morning and FOMC meeting minutes are the important news on the agenda Wednesday.

Earnings on the agenda Wednesday morning: 

   

Markets DAX CAC40 FTSE
4.7.2017 -0.31% -0.4% -0.27%
3 Months 27.2% 28.26% 28.39%
1 Year 12.25% 7.86% 13.43%

  

                                                                                  MARKET MOVERS  

  Deutsche Bank.de 1.86% Siemens.de -1.02%
Societe General.fr 0.43% DTelecom.de        -0.95%
  Allianz.de 0.44% Provident.uk -1.98%
Rangold.uk 2.01% S&N.uk -1.88%
Fresnillo.uk     1.16%       

 

Forex & Commodities markets

The dollar closed higher vs most majors and the big loser on the day was the AUD, losing ground vs all majors. Most pairs traded on low volume and tight ranges as the US markets were closed for the 4th of July holiday. UK services PMI in the morning and FOMC meeting minutes are the important news on the agenda Wednesday.

 

Market GBPUSD USDJPY EURJPY EURUSD GOLD OIL
4.7.2017 -0.12% -0.16% -0.24% -0.08% 0.31% 0.02%
USDCHF AUDUSD AUDJPY USDCAD Silver Copper
0.16% -0.76% -0.9% -0.52% -0.24% -0.4%

Swing trades follow up –

Trade Entry price Position Open profit Date triggered Stop loss Remarks today
     
GOLD 1252 30 756 26/6 1252 SL changed
AUDUSD 7613 0.7 246 27/6 7650 Stopped out
EUSXX50 3465 6 -44 4/7 3500 New position
USDCAD 2932 0.7 -38 4/7 2950 New position
Agrekko.uk 10.7 400 758 3/8/16 9
AXA.fr 24.81 400 72 8/5 25.2
JPN225 19523 100 1164 3/3 19684
     
     
OPEN PROFIT     2050$