News & Analysis at your fingertips.

We use a range of cookies to give you the best possible browsing experience. By continuing to use this website, you agree to our use of cookies.
You can learn more about our cookie policy here, or by following the link at the bottom of any page on our site. See our updated Privacy Policy here.

0

Notifications

Notifications below are based on filters which can be adjusted via Economic and Webinar Calendar pages.

Live Webinar

Live Webinar Events

0

Economic Calendar

Economic Calendar Events

0
Free Trading Guides
Subscribe
Please try again
More View more
Real Time News
  • Trading bias allows traders to make informative decisions when dealing in the market. This relates to both novice and experienced traders alike. Start learning how you may be able to make more informed decisions here: https://t.co/rz7fqhRoMG https://t.co/htGig0qBIv
  • (Oil Briefing) Crude Oil, Energy Stocks Sink on Fed Commentary. WTI at Risk to Technicals #CrudeOil #WTI #Fed https://www.dailyfx.com/forex/fundamental/daily_briefing/daily_pieces/commodities/2021/08/05/Crude-Oil-Energy-Stocks-Sink-on-Fed-Commentary-WTI-at-Risk-to-Technicals.html?CHID=9&QPID=917702&utm_source=Twitter&utm_medium=Dubrovsky&utm_campaign=twr https://t.co/g24G2cNeIW
  • 🇳🇱 Inflation Rate YoY (JUL) Actual: 1.4% Expected: 1.6% Previous: 2% https://www.dailyfx.com/economic-calendar#2021-08-05
  • IG Client Sentiment Update: Our data shows the vast majority of traders in Silver are long at 93.96%, while traders in France 40 are at opposite extremes with 78.94%. See the summary chart below and full details and charts on DailyFX: https://www.dailyfx.com/sentiment https://t.co/ckOcIy4HK4
  • The US Dollar could lose some ground against ASEAN currencies such as the Singapore Dollar and Thai Baht amid slowing Emerging Asia Covid case growth. Softer US NFPs may also bode well.Get your market update from @ddubrovskyFX here:https://t.co/jnJ80hQR4P https://t.co/x37yml0Cow
  • Forex Update: As of 04:00, these are your best and worst performers based on the London trading schedule: 🇦🇺AUD: 0.18% 🇳🇿NZD: 0.11% 🇨🇦CAD: 0.09% 🇪🇺EUR: -0.01% 🇨🇭CHF: -0.08% 🇯🇵JPY: -0.19% View the performance of all markets via https://www.dailyfx.com/forex-rates#currencies https://t.co/as8Ba27Vtx
  • Heads Up:🇳🇱 Inflation Rate YoY (JUL) due at 04:30 GMT (15min) Expected: 1.6% Previous: 2% https://www.dailyfx.com/economic-calendar#2021-08-05
  • Indices Update: As of 04:00, these are your best and worst performers based on the London trading schedule: US 500: 0.18% Wall Street: 0.17% Germany 30: 0.07% FTSE 100: 0.05% France 40: 0.02% View the performance of all markets via https://www.dailyfx.com/forex-rates#indices https://t.co/o3SdNfYFba
  • Wall Street Futures Update: Dow Jones (+0.17%) S&P 500 (+0.17%) Nasdaq 100 (+0.10%) [delayed] -BBG
  • Heads Up:🇮🇩 GDP Growth Rate YoY (Q2) due at 04:00 GMT (15min) Expected: 6.57% Previous: -0.74% https://www.dailyfx.com/economic-calendar#2021-08-05
FTSE 100 IG Client Sentiment: Our data shows traders are now at their most net-long FTSE 100 since Feb 28 when FTSE 100 traded near 6,495.70.

FTSE 100 IG Client Sentiment: Our data shows traders are now at their most net-long FTSE 100 since Feb 28 when FTSE 100 traded near 6,495.70.

Research, Research Team
FTSE 100 Client Positioning

Number of traders net-short has decreased by 48.56% from last week.

SYMBOL

TRADING BIAS

NET-LONG%

NET-SHORT%

CHANGE IN LONGS

CHANGE IN SHORTS

CHANGE IN OI

FTSE 100

BEARISH

86.77%

13.23%

21.59% Daily

92.40% Weekly

-23.12% Daily

-48.56% Weekly

12.90% Daily

41.21% Weekly

FTSE 100: Retail trader data shows 86.77% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 6.56 to 1. Our data shows traders are now at their most net-long FTSE 100 since Feb 28 when FTSE 100 traded near 6,495.70. The number of traders net-long is 21.59% higher than yesterday and 92.40% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 23.12% lower than yesterday and 48.56% lower from last week.

We typically take a contrarian view to crowd sentiment, and the fact traders are net-long suggests FTSE 100 prices may continue to fall.

Traders are further net-long than yesterday and last week, and the combination of current sentiment and recent changes gives us a stronger FTSE 100-bearish contrarian trading bias.

Advertisement

DailyFX provides forex news and technical analysis on the trends that influence the global currency markets.

DISCLOSURES