European Markets:  

EU markets traded mostly lower and sideways preparing for the FED BIG news day tomorrow afternoon. The EUSXX600 index closed lower 0.3%. All major sectors closed in the red, yet the trading action was minimal on light volumes and tight ranges. UK employment at 9:30 am, OIL inventories at 2:30 pm and the FOMC meeting at 6:00 pm are the important news on the agenda Wednesday.

 

Earnings on the agenda Wednesday morning: Hikma.uk.   

 

Markets DAX CAC40 FTSE
14.3.2017 -0.01% -0.51%  -0.13%
3 Months 23.29% 23.34% 28.26%
1 Year 8.27% 4 % 13.25 %
       

 

                                                                                  MARKET MOVERS  

RWE.de 6.4%    BNP Paribas.fr   -2.17%
Fresnillo.uk 6.1% Adidas.de -2.39%
Antofagasta.uk 5.41%  VW.de -1.91%
  Prudential.uk   3.96%     Total.fr   -1.7%  
               


Forex & Commodities markets

The FX markets saw the dollar moving higher vs all majors, ahead of the FOMC meeting tomorrow afternoon. Metals moved lower and OIL had another red day ahead of the inventories number tomorrow. UK employment at 9:30 am, OIL inventories at 2:30 pm and the FOMC meeting at 6:00 pm are the important news on the agenda Wednesday.  

  

 

Market GBPUSD USDJPY EURJPY EURUSD GOLD OIL
14.3.2017 -0.53% -0.11% -0.54% -0.44% -0.37% -1.1%
  USDCHF AUDUSD AUDJPY USDCAD Silver PLT
  0.27% -0.07% -0.2% 0.32% -0.4% 0.24%

Swing trades follow up –

Asset Entry price Position Open profit Date triggered Stop loss Remarks today
NZDJPY 79.3 0.5 -70 14/3 79.6 New position
Tui.de 13.69 500 244 15/2 13.91  
Rio Tinto.uk 32.87 500 -224 13/3 32.5 Stopped out
Gold 1200 25 -40 10/3 1195  
Aviva.uk 5.44 600 -58 9/3 5.25  
Agrekko.uk 10.7 400 797 3/8 9.41  
             
JPN225 19523 100 74 3/3 19684  
DAX 12060 3 215 2/3 12099  
USDJPY 115.24 0.5 196 10/3 115.5  
OPEN PROFIT     1333$