European Markets   

EU markets traded higher led by Basic resources stocks that all traded sharply higher. The EUSXX600 closed the day up 0.45%. Most major sectors traded in positive territory led by mining giant BHP Billiton, Rio Tinto and Glencore, all up more than 2% on the day. ECB President Draghi speech at noon and OIL Inventories at 3:30 pm are the important news on the agenda Tuesday. 

Earnings on the agenda Wednesday morning: AXA.fr, Suez.fr.

MarketsDAXCAC40FTSE
9.5.20170.43%0.28%0.57%
3 Months29.6%31.86%28.17%
1 Year14.64%11.52%13.15%
    

  

                                                                                  MARKET MOVERS  

Rolls Royce.uk4.64%VW.de-0.72%
BHP Billiton.uk2.22%Societe General.fr       -1.96%
AstraZeneka.uk2.28%  
EON.de 4.31%   
Vivendi.fr1.74%    

 

Forex & Commodities markets

FX and commodities markets were dominated Tuesday by the strength of the dollar, sending precious metals sharply lower as all majors lost ground vs the dollar. Gold closed under 1220$, at six week lows. ECB President Draghi speech at noon and OIL Inventories at 3:30 pm are the important news on the agenda Wednesday.   

 

MarketGBPUSDUSDJPYEURJPYEURUSDGOLDOIL
9.5.2017-0.1% 0.87%0.4%-0.48%-0.96%-1.25%
 USDCHFAUDUSDAUDJPYUSDCADSilverPLT
 0.98%-0.66%0.2%0.24%-1%-1.9%

Swing trades follow up –

AssetEntry pricePositionOpen profitDate triggeredStop lossRemarks today
HSBC.uk6.2570035320/45.95 
CAC40544151998/55480   
OIL46.90.72468/547.35   
USDJPY112.290.79045/5113.49SL changed
GOLD1253257822/51227SL changed
Agrekko.uk10.740011443/8/169 
AXA.fr24.81400748/525.2 
JPN2251952310011283/319684 
USDCAD37100.7-349/53670New position
       
OPEN PROFIT  4750$