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British Pound May Continue Higher

British Pound May Continue Higher

2012-01-19 18:15:00
David Rodriguez, Head of Product
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ssi_gbp-usd_body_Picture_8.png, British Pound May Continue Higher

GBPUSD – Forex trading crowds have turned aggressively short the British Pound against the US Dollar, giving us contrarian signal that the GBPUSD may in fact continue onto fresh highs.

The ratio of long to short positions in the GBPUSD stands at -1.45 as nearly 59% of traders are short. This is a large shift as short positions have more than doubled at +109.9% in the past 7 days. All the while, long positions are 31.0% lower than they were seven days ago, and it’s clear that sentiment has shifted considerably. We take a contrarian bullish bias on the GBPUSD

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--- Written by David Rodriguez, Quantitative Strategist for DailyFX.com

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