Canadian Dollar Likely to Hit Fresh Lows until this Changes
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As we’ve highlighted in recent weeks, aggregate positioning is near its most net-short since at least 2011. And the clear caveat remains that such aggressive imbalances often coincides with important turns in price; crowds are often their most net-short at the top.
Of course we first highlighted this possibility nearly a month and 400 USD/CAD pips ago, and we will continue to emphasize that such extremes are only clear in hindsight. It would take a substantive shift in crowd sentiment to change our USD/CAD-bullish trading bias.
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