European Markets   

EU markets traded higher Friday following the positive close of the US trading session. The EUSXX600 closed the day up 0.6%. All major European sectors and bourses traded higher and Fiat reversed its last two days selloff climbing 3.5%.  For the week all markets closed lower, the EUSXX600 lost 1% for the week. There is no important news on the agenda Monday. 

Earnings on the agenda Monday morning:  —

 

 

Markets DAX CAC40 FTSE
19.5.2017 0.39% 0.66% 0.46%
3 Months 28.86% 30.94% 29.83%
1 Year 13.8% 10.17% 14.87%
       

 

 

                                                                                  MARKET MOVERS  

  Eon.de 3.21% Adidas.de -1.06%
Societe General.fr 2.49% Vinci.fr        -0.33%
DTelecom.de 2.4% SmithsGroup.uk -2.76%
BNP Paribas.fr 2.04%    
Rio tinto.uk 2.13%    

 

Forex & Commodities markets

FX markets reversed again Friday, sending the dollar index lower and metals higher to a positive day. OIL was the big gainer on the day closing on 50$ on the expectation of further output cuts by OPEC into 2018. There is no important news on the agenda Monday.                 

Market GBPUSD USDJPY EURJPY EURUSD GOLD OIL
19.5.2017 0.73% -0.25% 0.63% 0.9%  0.22% 2%
  USDCHF AUDUSD AUDJPY USDCAD Silver PLT
  -0.67% 0.4% 0.24% -0.67% 0.96% 0.57%

Swing trades follow up –

Asset Entry price Position Open profit Date triggered Stop loss Remarks today
EURSX50 3550 4 -180 18/5 3580  
EURJPY 124.04 0.7 433 19/5 123.7 New position
             
             
DAX 12799 4 757 15/5 12671  
Agrekko.uk 10.7 400 1018 3/8/16 9  
AXA.fr 24.81 400 416 8/5 25.2  
JPN225 19523 100 1152 3/3 19684  
             
             
OPEN PROFIT     3565$