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:  

 

MarketsDAXCAC40FTSE
2.6.20171.25%0.47%0.05%
3 Months30.11%31.37%30.85%
1 Year15.26%11.02%15.9%
    

 

 

                                                                                  MARKET MOVERS  

Bayer.de2.14%Total.fr-0.8%
Siemens.de2.07%SG.fr       -0.93%
BASF.de1.77%M&S.uk-2.03%
VW.de1.33%  
Rangold.uk4%  

 

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.    

 

MarketGBPUSDUSDJPYEURJPYEURUSDGOLDOIL
2.6.20170.03%-0.85% -0.19%0.63% 0.9%-1.5%
 USDCHFAUDUSDAUDJPYUSDCADSilverPLT
 -0.9%0.84%-0.01%-0.13%1.41%2.78%

Swing trades follow up –

TradeEntry pricePositionOpen profitDate triggeredStop lossRemarks today
GOLD1265253222/61259New position
USDCHF970518242/69726New position
DAX126275-52231/512720Stopped out
USDJPY111.370.7-2141/6111.1  Stopped out
AUS2005790372/65750New position
Agrekko.uk10.74009993/8/169 
AXA.fr24.814003968/525.2 
JPN2251952310011563/319684 
       
       
OPEN PROFIT  3676$