European Markets    

European markets traded higher anticipating news on the tax reforms in the US and putting the N .Korean crisis in the rear view mirror. Merger news contributed to the positive sentiment sending Alstom.fr up more than 4% on the proposed merger with Siemens rail business. The banking sector outperformed the markets and led to the positive close across the board while gold and silver mining stocks lagged the markets.    

MarketsDAXCAC40FTSEEUSXX600
 27.9.20170.41%0.25%0.38%0.4%
1 Month4.01%3.48%-1.29%3.26%
1 Year19%17.67%5.85%17.05%

                                                                                  

                                                                                                 MARKET MOVERS  

Alstom.fr4.12%Loreal.fr-1.68%
Deutsche Bank.de2.72%Danone.fr      -1.07%
Airbus.de 2.02%Rangold.uk  -2.34%
BNP Paribas.fr1.97%Fresnillo.uk-1.62%
Pearson.uk3.86%    

 

 

Forex & Commodities markets  

The dollar index managed another strong close, moving higher vs majors and combined with the rally in the US markets on the proposed tax cuts and relief on the N .Korean crisis sent metals to another selloff day. OIL inventories was a non event yesterday, living OIL above 52$ per barrel at the close. BOE Governor Carney speech at 9:15 am and US GDP at 1:30 pm are the important news on the agenda Thursday. 

 

MarketGBPUSDUSDJPYEURJPYEURUSDGOLDOIL
27.9.2017 -0.44%0.44%0.13%-0.34%-0.95% 0.6%
 Dollar IndexUSDCHFAUDUSDAUDJPYUSDCADSilverPlatinum
 0.39% 0.31%-0.37%0.1% 0.9%-0.2%-0.3%

 

Swing trades follow up –

TradeEntry pricePositionOpen profitDate triggeredStop lossRemarks today
NASDAQ5875855025/95873SL changed
AUDUSD79480.787525/97855SL changed  
USDNOK92140.731028/98902New position
EURUSD17450.66028/91775New position
DAX119803242029/812565SL changed  
   
    
   
UK1007200330018/97150
OPEN PROFIT  4500$