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.    

MarketsDAXCAC40FTSEEUSXX600
9.10.2017 0.16% 0.11%-0.2%  0.19%
1 Month 5.46%4.93%1.77%4.7%
1 Year23.66%20.56%6.59%20.28%

                                                                                  

                                                                                                 MARKET MOVERS  

AON.de3.06%Deutsche Bank.de-2.34%
Adidas.de1.35%Airbus.fr      -2.27%
   AdmiralGroup.uk1.2%Anglo American.uk  -3.38%
ReakittBEN.uk1.5%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.  

  

MarketGBPUSDUSDJPYEURJPYEURUSDGOLDOIL
9.10.2017 0.64%-0.01%0.16%0.16%0.85% -0.3%
 Dollar IndexUSDCHFAUDUSDAUDJPYUSDCADSilverPlatinum
 -0.15% 0.14%-0.14%-0.15% 0.1%  1.07%0.37%

 

Swing trades follow up –

TradeEntry pricePositionOpen profitDate triggeredStop lossRemarks today
   
NASDAQ5950672029/96040SL changed    
Etherium28910010555/10299Stopped out            
   
DAX119803336529/812670   
   
    
   
UK1007200397018/97150
OPEN PROFIT  5050$