European Markets    

European markets opened the trading week on a flat note as most leading sectors traded sideways on a low volume trading day. The DAX reached a new all time however manager a light green close on US markets weakness and zero positive triggers. Utilities were the only strong sector across the continent, up 1.4% while most other leading sectors other than miners and banks were flat. The FTSE was the only leading market to close lower on sterling strength.    

Markets DAX CAC40 FTSE EUSXX600
9.10.2017  0.16%  0.11% -0.2%  0.19%
1 Month 5.46% 4.93% 1.77% 4.7%
1 Year 23.66% 20.56% 6.59% 20.28%

                                                                                  

                                                                                                 MARKET MOVERS  

AON.de 3.06% Deutsche Bank.de -2.34%
Adidas.de 1.35% Airbus.fr       -2.27%
   AdmiralGroup.uk 1.2% Anglo American.uk  -3.38%
ReakittBEN.uk 1.5% EasyJet.uk -2.14%
    Rio Tinto.uk   -2.24%

 

 

Forex & Commodities markets  

The dollar index was mostly flat opening the week on no news and trading on low volume due to the Columbus Day holiday in the US. The dollar was lower vs majors yet managed to move higher again vs emerging markets. All other markets traded sideways while gold managed a 10$ reversal to close above 185$ per ounce. UK manufacturing is the important news on the agenda Tuesday morning.  

  

Market GBPUSD USDJPY EURJPY EURUSD GOLD OIL
9.10.2017  0.64% -0.01% 0.16% 0.16% 0.85%  -0.3%
 Dollar Index USDCHF AUDUSD AUDJPY USDCAD Silver Platinum
 -0.15%  0.14% -0.14% -0.15%  0.1%   1.07% 0.37%

 

Swing trades follow up –

Trade Entry price Position Open profit Date triggered Stop loss Remarks today
     
NASDAQ 5950 6 720 29/9 6040 SL changed    
Etherium 289 100 1055 5/10 299 Stopped out            
     
DAX 11980 3 3365 29/8 12670    
     
       
     
UK100 7200 3 970 18/9 7150
OPEN PROFIT     5050$