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.

Free Trading Guides
EUR/USD
Mixed
GBP/USD
Bullish
Low
High
of clients are net long.
of clients are net short.
Long Short

Note: Low and High figures are for the trading day.

Data provided by
USD/JPY
Bearish
Low
High
of clients are net long.
of clients are net short.
Long Short

Note: Low and High figures are for the trading day.

Data provided by
Gold
Mixed
Oil - US Crude
Mixed
Bitcoin
Bearish
More View more
Real Time News
  • YouGov poll finds 52% for Johnson winning debate vs 48% for Corbyn $GBPUSD
  • Commodities Update: As of 21:00, these are your best and worst performers based on the London trading schedule: Oil - US Crude: -0.15% Gold: -1.07% Silver: -2.28% View the performance of all markets via https://www.dailyfx.com/forex-rates#commodities https://t.co/MUWxfLEsGn
  • $GBPJPY: Any close above 143.19 could embolden more market’s participants to push towards the vicinity of 144.80-94. Get your technical analysis from @malkudsi here:https://t.co/eYpmPx1pKg https://t.co/7g2rhlfzaB
  • IG Client Sentiment Update: Our data shows the vast majority of traders in Ripple are long at 98.09%, while traders in France 40 are at opposite extremes with 78.67%. See the summary chart below and full details and charts on DailyFX: https://www.dailyfx.com/sentiment https://t.co/ZLq5jhfPrP
  • UK PM Johnson says failure to exit the EU has cause much bitterness $GBPUSD
  • Indices Update: As of 21:00, these are your best and worst performers based on the London trading schedule: France 40: 0.11% Germany 30: 0.07% US 500: -0.00% Wall Street: -0.00% View the performance of all markets via https://www.dailyfx.com/forex-rates#indices https://t.co/qinDsU2Niv
  • Labour Leader Corybyn says it would not be possible for the UK to get a quick trade deal with the US accomplished $GBP
  • UK PM Johnson: - Choice for voting is between a Tory party majority or having a hung parliament - Tory Party is fully united on Brexit $GBPUSD
  • 🇺🇸 USD Consumer Credit (OCT), Actual: $18.908b Expected: $16.000b Previous: $9.579b https://www.dailyfx.com/economic-calendar#2019-12-06
  • The @UMich consumer sentiment report printed 99.2 this morning and helped propel a risk-on mood across markets while the $USD extended its intraday rally. Get your market update from @FxWestwater here:https://t.co/sVwGakRiY6 https://t.co/6z3JhITOsh
Gold Price Forecast Unclear as Sentiment Shifts

Gold Price Forecast Unclear as Sentiment Shifts

2017-04-12 20:55:00
David Rodriguez, Head of Business Development
Share:
Gold Price Forecast Unclear as Sentiment Shifts

Why and how do we use IG Client Sentiment in trading? See our guide.

Spot Gold: Retail trader data shows 72.9% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 2.69 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 2.1% lower than yesterday and 10.1% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 13.2% lower than yesterday and 13.6% lower from last week.

We typically take a contrarian view to crowd sentiment, and the fact traders are net-long suggests Spot Gold 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 Spot Gold-bearish contrarian trading bias.

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

DISCLOSURES

News & Analysis at your fingertips.