European Markets   

EU markets traded lower Thursday however the futures point to a higher Friday open following the positive close of the US trading session. The EUSXX600 closed the day down 0.5%. All major European sectors and bourses traded lower and Fiat took another 3% dive following the new diesel gate investigation. There is no important news on the agenda Friday. 

Earnings on the agenda Friday morning:  

 

MarketsDAXCAC40FTSE
18.5.2017-0.33%-0.53%-0.89%
3 Months28.47%30.38%29.37%
1 Year13.41%9.51%14.41%
    

 

 

                                                                                  MARKET MOVERS  

  Burberry.de4.69%VW.de-1.6%
M&S.uk1.89%BMW.de       -1.43%
Safran.fr1.3%Danone.fr-2.8%
  Fiat.it-3%
  RDSA.uk-3.5%

  

Forex & Commodities markets

FX markets reversed after US investors put the White House issues behind them and drove markets and the dollar higher vs all majors. Metals sold off sharply as a result and the dollar index rebounded from 6 months lows. There is no important news on the agenda Friday.  

MarketGBPUSDUSDJPYEURJPYEURUSDGOLDOIL
18.5.2017 -0.33%0.6%-0.03%-0.62%-0.94%0.75%
 USDCHFAUDUSDAUDJPYUSDCADSilverPLT
 0.27%-0.16%0.46%0.13%-1.85% -1.44%

Swing trades follow up –

AssetEntry pricePositionOpen profitDate triggeredStop lossRemarks today
HSBC.uk6.2570033720/46.62Stopped out   
CAC40544157758/55301Stopped out   
USDCHF00040.7128915/59825  Stopped out   
USDDKK79481137315/57027Stopped out   
DAX12799481215/512671SL changed
Agrekko.uk10.740010573/8/169 
AXA.fr24.814005518/525.2 
JPN2251952310011563/319684 
Silver16.76500-9016/516.48 
NASDAQ5634617117/55606Stopped out   
OPEN PROFIT  3400$