European Markets   

EU markets traded mostly sideways with most major sectors trading flat as investors took time digesting US news and markets still closed at record highs. The EUSXX600 closed the day up 0.1%. Energy stocks were the best performers on the day, while construction stocks lagged the markets. UK manufacturing at 9:30 and the BOE press conference at noon are the important news on the agenda Thursday. 

Earnings on the agenda Thursday morning:  

Markets DAX CAC40 FTSE
10.5.2017 0.07% 0.05% 0.59%
3 Months 29.67% 31.91% 28.78%
1 Year 14.71% 11.57% 13.74%
       

 

                                                                                  MARKET MOVERS  

BMW.de 1.1% Heidelberg.de -1.22%
Deutsche Bank.de 0.87% ITV.uk        -2.22%
Total.fr 0.71% Adidas.de -1.77%
    Vivendi.fr -1.45%
         

  

Forex & Commodities markets

OIL was the big mover in the markets Wednesday, surging more than 3.5% on decreasing US stockpiles and OPEC decision to decrease output by 1.9 million barrels per day. Gold, Silver and Platinum all moved higher after the firing of FBI Comey news came out. UK manufacturing at 9:30 and the BOE press conference at noon are the important news on the agenda Thursday.           

 

Market GBPUSD USDJPY EURJPY EURUSD GOLD OIL
10.5.2017 0.05%  0.13% 0.07% -0.05%  0.37% 3.71%
  USDCHF AUDUSD AUDJPY USDCAD Silver PLT
  0.16% 0.31% 0.43% -0.46% 0.92%  1.25%

Swing trades follow up –

Asset Entry price Position Open profit Date triggered Stop loss Remarks today
HSBC.uk 6.25 700 398 20/4 5.95  
CAC40 5441 5 148 8/5 5480    
OIL 46.9 0.7 -282 8/5 47.35 Stopped out   
USDJPY 112.29 0.7 1196 5/5 113.49  
GOLD 1253 25 852 2/5 1227  
Agrekko.uk 10.7 400 1170 3/8/16 9  
AXA.fr 24.81 400 156 8/5 25.2  
JPN225 19523 100 1128 3/3 19684  
USDCAD 3710 0.7 -205 9/5 3670 Stopped out   
USDDKK 8370 1 66 10/5 8270 New position
OPEN PROFIT     5011$