European Markets    

EU markets traded higher following the positive close in the US markets despite the disappointing job report Friday afternoon. All major EU markets closed higher led by the DAX, up 1.25% and by Industrials and Autos sectors. The EXSXX600 index closed positive 0.23%. UK PMI is the important news on the agenda Monday.  All other major EU markets are closed for a bank holiday.

Earnings on the agenda Monday morning:  

 

Markets DAX CAC40 FTSE
2.6.2017 1.25% 0.47% 0.05%
3 Months 30.11% 31.37% 30.85%
1 Year 15.26% 11.02% 15.9%
       

 

 

                                                                                  MARKET MOVERS  

Bayer.de 2.14% Total.fr -0.8%
Siemens.de 2.07% SG.fr        -0.93%
BASF.de 1.77% M&S.uk -2.03%
VW.de 1.33%    
Rangold.uk 4%    

 

Forex & Commodities markets

The disappointing US jobs report sent the dollar lower vs all majors and metals sharply higher. The CHF and the JPY were Friday currencies markets best performers while Platinum surged close to 3% following the jobs report. UK PMI is the important news on the agenda Monday.  All other major EU markets are closed for a bank holiday.    

 

Market GBPUSD USDJPY EURJPY EURUSD GOLD OIL
2.6.2017 0.03% -0.85%  -0.19% 0.63%  0.9% -1.5%
  USDCHF AUDUSD AUDJPY USDCAD Silver PLT
  -0.9% 0.84% -0.01% -0.13% 1.41% 2.78%

Swing trades follow up –

Trade Entry price Position Open profit Date triggered Stop loss Remarks today
GOLD 1265 25 322 2/6 1259 New position
USDCHF 9705 1 824 2/6 9726 New position
DAX 12627 5 -522 31/5 12720 Stopped out
USDJPY 111.37 0.7 -214 1/6 111.1   Stopped out
AUS200 5790 3 7 2/6 5750 New position
Agrekko.uk 10.7 400 999 3/8/16 9  
AXA.fr 24.81 400 396 8/5 25.2  
JPN225 19523 100 1156 3/3 19684  
             
             
OPEN PROFIT     3676$