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COT-Largest Commercial Hedger Long Position in AUD on Record

COT-Largest Commercial Hedger Long Position in AUD on Record

2015-03-16 16:16:00
Jamie Saettele, CMT, Sr. Technical Strategist
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  • Fresh record in USD positioning
  • Largest AUD commercial long position on record
  • Small traders close in on largest Yen short position on record

Latest CFTC Release dated March 10, 2014:

Week (Data for Tuesdays)

52 week Percentile

US Dollar

98

Euro

12

British Pound

12

Australian Dollar

0

Japanese Yen

57

Canadian Dollar

0

Swiss Franc

47

Mexican Peso

28

Gold

28

Silver

53

Copper

47

Crude

2

The COT Index is the difference between net speculative positioning and net commercial positioning measured. A 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 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. 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

COT-Largest Commercial Hedger Long Position in AUD on Record

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

Euro

COT-Largest Commercial Hedger Long Position in AUD on Record

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

British Pound

COT-Largest Commercial Hedger Long Position in AUD on Record

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

Australian Dollar

COT-Largest Commercial Hedger Long Position in AUD on Record

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

Japanese Yen

COT-Largest Commercial Hedger Long Position in AUD on Record

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

Canadian Dollar

COT-Largest Commercial Hedger Long Position in AUD on Record

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

Swiss Franc

COT-Largest Commercial Hedger Long Position in AUD on Record

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

Mexican Peso

COT-Largest Commercial Hedger Long Position in AUD on Record

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

Gold

COT-Largest Commercial Hedger Long Position in AUD on Record

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

Silver

COT-Largest Commercial Hedger Long Position in AUD on Record

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

Copper

COT-Largest Commercial Hedger Long Position in AUD on Record

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

Crude

COT-Largest Commercial Hedger Long Position in AUD on Record

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

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

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