The dollar index traded lower following the release of the FOMC statement last night however global FX markets had a weak response to the release and most pairs traded near the zero change line following the news. Global equity markets response to the news was a pullback in US markets after ten straight up day for the indexes while Asian markets bucked the trend to trade lower and signal a weak EU markets open ahead of the ECB press conference today at noon. Oil Inventories showed a surprise drop in US stockpiles however record US production outputs moderated the move and OIL closed up only 44 cents, at above 66$ per barrel.

UK Retail Sales at 9:30 am, The ECB Press Conference at 1:30 pm and US Retail Sales at 1:30 pm are the important news on the agenda Thursday. THE JUNE FX CLASS 2/3 TODAY AT 3:30 pm US.

 

MarketGBPUSDUSDJPYEURJPYEURUSDGOLDOIL
13.6.20180.09%-0.36%-0.22%0.28%0.6%0.44%
USDMXNUSDCHFAUDUSDAUDJPYUSDCADSilverPlatinum
-0.21%  -0.24%-0.1%-0.41%-0.38%1.25%0.4%
Dollar IndexDAXFTSE100CAC40EURSXX50NIKKEI225CSI300
  -0.21% 0.38% 0.00%-0.01%0.11%-0.84%-0.64%
1 YEAR0.98%2.71%3.63% -2.2%14.53%6.47%

 

                        

Swing trades follow up 

TradeEntry pricePositionOpen profitDate triggeredStop lossRemarks today
NASDAQ7170625011/67170 
       
USDCAD29900.6-14512/62950Stopped out
EURJPY129.650.613012/6129.3 
       
OPEN PROFIT  $380