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COT-Large Yen Speculators Close to a Net Long Position

COT-Large Yen Speculators Close to a Net Long Position

2015-05-04 15:01:00
Jamie Saettele, CMT, Sr. Technical Strategist
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Latest CFTC Release dated April 21, 2015:

Week (Data for Tuesdays)

52 week Percentile

US Dollar

67

Euro

16

British Pound

24

Australian Dollar

53

Japanese Yen

98

Canadian Dollar

55

Swiss Franc

92

Mexican Peso

45

Gold

49

Silver

41

Copper

53

Crude

65

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-Large Yen Speculators Close to a Net Long Position

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

Euro

COT-Large Yen Speculators Close to a Net Long Position

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

British Pound

COT-Large Yen Speculators Close to a Net Long Position

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

Australian Dollar

COT-Large Yen Speculators Close to a Net Long Position

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

Japanese Yen

COT-Large Yen Speculators Close to a Net Long Position

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

Canadian Dollar

COT-Large Yen Speculators Close to a Net Long Position

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

Swiss Franc

COT-Large Yen Speculators Close to a Net Long Position

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

Mexican Peso

COT-Large Yen Speculators Close to a Net Long Position

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

Gold

COT-Large Yen Speculators Close to a Net Long Position

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

Silver

COT-Large Yen Speculators Close to a Net Long Position

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

Copper

COT-Large Yen Speculators Close to a Net Long Position

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

Crude

COT-Large Yen Speculators Close to a Net Long Position

Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

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

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