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Swiss Franc Outlook Favors Strength

Swiss Franc Outlook Favors Strength

David Rodriguez, Head of Product
ssi_usd-chf_body_Picture_8.png, Swiss Franc Outlook Favors Strength

USDCHF – Retail FX traders are once again net-long the US Dollar (ticker: USDOLLAR) against the Swiss Franc, and a purely contrarian view of crowd sentiment favors further USDCHF declines.

As with other USD pairs, it remains critical to watch whether the US currency can continue lower amidst such low FX market volatility. Yet the build in US Dollar long positions against the Swiss Franc favors further short-term weakness.

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--- Written by David Rodriguez, Quantitative Strategist for

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