European Markets    

European markets traded in narrow ranges yet managed another positive close as most major sectors traded in positive territory. German markets were closed for a national holiday and all EU markets other then the Spanish markets closed in the green. Basic resources and Industrials were the leading sectors while health care stocks lagged the markets.  

MarketsDAXCAC40FTSEEUSXX600
3.10.20170.32%0.39%0.15%
1 Month5.94%5.09%0.81%4.65%
1 Year20.93%19.58%7.95%18.42%

                                                                                 

                                                                                                 MARKET MOVERS  

Airbus.de1.3%AdmiralGroup.uk-2.73%
Ferguson.uk4.03%WPP.uk      -2.08%
Ashtead.uk 3.29%Shire.uk  -1.46%
Anglo American.uk2.46%  
     

 

Forex & Commodities markets  

The dollar index was flat as most majors traded in narrow ranges ahead of the big news day today and heading into non-farm payrolls numbers Friday. Metals traded sideways as well and OIL was lower ahead of the inventories number today. UK services PMI at 9:30 am, ADP non-farm employment, OIL inventories and two very important speeches, one from Fed chairman Yellen and another from ECB president Draghi are the important news on the agenda Wednesday. 

  

  

MarketGBPUSDUSDJPYEURJPYEURUSDGOLDOIL
3.10.2017-0.23%0.1%0.24%0.15%-0.17% -4%
 Dollar IndexUSDCHFAUDUSDAUDJPYUSDCADSilverPlatinum
 0.01% -0.1%0.13%0.22% -0.15%  0.08%-0.17%

 

Swing trades follow up –

TradeEntry pricePositionOpen profitDate triggeredStop lossRemarks today
NASDAQ5875896025/95930   
NASDAQ5950627029/95930   
USDNOK92140.745028/99895Stopped out  
GOLD127225-1402/101278
DAX119803325029/812670   
EURUSD17740.7-304/101750New position
    
   
UK1007200388518/97150
OPEN PROFIT  5100$