US markets trading flat, Apple weights

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FXstreet.com (Barcelona) - The US stocks are trading almost unchanged on Friday, as Apple Inc. ( AAPL ) continues to weight on sentiment. Revenues in the blue chip would be below expectations, dragging the rest of the markets.
The greenback, measured by the US Dollar index, is following suit and posting marginal losses, as markets remain directionless.
The DowJones is advancing 0.13%, while the S&P500 and the Nasdaq are both trading in red figures, down 0.18% and 0.42%, respectively.

Mixed close in Euroland on Monday, as a very light docket in the euro zone left the markets exposed to an unbiased sentiment. The IBEX35 led the losses, down 0.38% and followed by the British benchmark, 0.22%. The German DAX was today's winner, advancing 0.18% and followed by the CAC40, up just 0.06%.
After climbing above the key resistance at 1.3400, the single currency gave away those early gains, retracing the ground to the actual comfort zone around 1.3360/65

Commodities are also in mix trading, as the barrel of WTI is losing 0.05% at 93.52 while the ounce troy of gold is up 0.44% flirting with 1670



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