USD/CAD IG Client Sentiment: Our data shows traders are now at their least net-long USD/CAD since Jul 20 when USD/CAD traded near 1.35.
Number of traders net-short has increased by 42.56% from last week.
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USD/CAD: Retail trader data shows 46.16% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.17 to 1. Our data shows traders are now at their least net-long USD/CAD since Jul 20 when USD/CAD traded near 1.35. The number of traders net-long is 14.26% lower than yesterday and 34.35% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 10.57% higher than yesterday and 42.56% higher from last week.
We typically take a contrarian view to crowd sentiment, and the fact traders are net-short suggests USD/CAD prices may continue to rise.
Traders are further net-short than yesterday and last week, and the combination of current sentiment and recent changes gives us a stronger USD/CAD-bullish contrarian trading bias.
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