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Swiss Franc COT Positioning Warns of Reversal

Swiss Franc COT Positioning Warns of Reversal

Jamie Saettele, CMT, Sr. Technical Strategist
  • GBP figures moderate
  • Swiss Franc positioning warns of reversal
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Latest CFTC Release dated May 6, 2014:

Week (Data for Tuesdays)

52 week Percentile / Comment (if applicable)

US Dollar

18

Euro

75

British Pound

92

Australian Dollar

96

Japanese Yen

98

Canadian Dollar

61

Swiss Franc

98

Mexican Peso

82

Gold

88

Silver

43

Copper

43

Crude

80

The COT Index is the difference between net speculative positioning and net commercial positioning measured. A light blue colored bar indicates that the difference in positioning is the greatest it has been in 52 weeks (bullish) with speculators selling and commercials buying. A light red colored bar indicates that the difference in positioning is the greatest it has been in 52 weeks (bearish) with speculators buying and commercials selling. Crosses above and below 0 are in bold. Non commercials tend to be on the wrong side at the turn and commercials the correct side. Use of the index is covered closely in detail in my book.

Charts (all charts are continuous contract)

Non Commercials (speculators) – Red

Commercials – Blue

Small Speculators – Black

COTDiff (COT Index) – Black

US Dollar

Swiss Franc COT Positioning Warns of Reversal

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

Euro

Swiss Franc COT Positioning Warns of Reversal

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

British Pound

Swiss Franc COT Positioning Warns of Reversal

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

Australian Dollar

Swiss Franc COT Positioning Warns of Reversal

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

Japanese Yen

Swiss Franc COT Positioning Warns of Reversal

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

Canadian Dollar

Swiss Franc COT Positioning Warns of Reversal

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

Swiss Franc

Swiss Franc COT Positioning Warns of Reversal

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

Mexican Peso

Swiss Franc COT Positioning Warns of Reversal

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

Gold

Swiss Franc COT Positioning Warns of Reversal

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

Silver

Swiss Franc COT Positioning Warns of Reversal

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

Copper

Swiss Franc COT Positioning Warns of Reversal

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

Crude

Swiss Franc COT Positioning Warns of Reversal

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

--- Prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT, Senior Technical Strategist for DailyFX.com

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