EUR/JPY IG Client Sentiment: Our data shows traders are now net-long EUR/JPY for the first time since Feb 19, 2021 when EUR/JPY traded near 127.74.
Number of traders net-short has decreased by 17.68% from last week.
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EUR/JPY: Retail trader data shows 51.78% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.07 to 1. In fact, traders have remained net-long since Feb 19 when EUR/JPY traded near 127.74, price has moved 0.89% higher since then. The number of traders net-long is 39.74% higher than yesterday and 15.52% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 4.79% lower than yesterday and 17.68% lower from last week.
We typically take a contrarian view to crowd sentiment, and the fact traders are net-long suggests EUR/JPY prices may continue to fall.
Our data shows traders are now net-long EUR/JPY for the first time since Feb 19, 2021 when EUR/JPY traded near 127.74. Traders are further net-long than yesterday and last week, and the combination of current sentiment and recent changes gives us a stronger EUR/JPY-bearish contrarian trading bias.
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