The dollar traded sharply lower Friday losing ground for the third day, down 1.4% versus the euro over the last three trading sessions and trading Friday at 3-month lows versus the basket of currencies. The Euro trades at 3-month highs and the JPY broke to 2019 highs as the exodus out of the dollar continues along the tensions in the Middle East that are sending some investors into the safe heavens, CHF and JPY. Global equity markets topped Friday, US equity markets traded lower from all-time record highs and EU markets traded a lackluster narrow range session. Gold close at the $1,400 level on dollar weakness and another move to safety while Oil continued to climb, up near 9% for the week following the harsh US Iranian rhetoric’s and fears from a US strike on Iran. Oil closed Friday at $57.88 per barrel, up 7 dollars from June lows. 

There is no important news on the agenda Monday. (all times GMT).

Global Markets 24 hours wrap-up 

 

Market GBPUSD USDJPY EURJPY EURUSD GOLD OIL
21.6.19 0.35% 0.03% 0.76% 0.73% 0.51% 0.88%
USDMXN USDCHF AUDUSD AUDJPY USDCAD Silver Nat Gas
0.56% -0.56% 0.12%  0.13% 0.14% -1.01% 0.14%
Dollar Index DAX FTSE100 CAC40 EURSXX50 NIKKEI225 CSI300
-0.48% -0.13% -0.23% -0.13% -0.03% 0.09% 0.29%
1 YEAR -1.91% -3.59% 2.62% 0.74% -5.5% 6.55%

 

 

 

 

 

Swing trades follow up

Trade Entry price Position Open profit Date triggered Stop loss Remarks today
             
GBPUSD 2708 0.8 -332 20/6 2750 Stopped out  
GOLD 1394   -226 21/6 1400 Stopped out
             
NASDAQ 7495 8 2300 14/6 7700   SL Changed                                                                                                                          
             
OPEN PROFIT     $2300