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IG Client Sentiment Report 2020-09-30 20:00

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IG Client Sentiment Report 2020-09-30 20:00

SYMBOL

TRADING BIAS

NET-LONG%

NET-SHORT%

CHANGE IN LONGS

CHANGE IN SHORTS

CHANGE IN OI

AUD/JPY

BEARISH

54.04%

45.96%

-0.85% Daily

26.49% Weekly

-6.13% Daily

-27.64% Weekly

-3.35% Daily

-5.87% Weekly

AUD/USD

MIXED

50.23%

49.77%

-7.04% Daily

3.15% Weekly

3.68% Daily

1.42% Weekly

-2.00% Daily

2.28% Weekly

Bitcoin

BEARISH

88.34%

11.66%

0.26% Daily

-0.09% Weekly

-2.56% Daily

-6.75% Weekly

-0.08% Daily

-0.91% Weekly

Oil - US Crude

MIXED

60.74%

39.26%

-12.36% Daily

5.49% Weekly

9.24% Daily

3.37% Weekly

-4.98% Daily

4.65% Weekly

Germany 30

MIXED

42.99%

57.01%

1.02% Daily

-24.92% Weekly

-3.68% Daily

27.05% Weekly

-1.71% Daily

-2.08% Weekly

Ethereum

BEARISH

89.34%

10.66%

0.20% Daily

0.10% Weekly

-1.64% Daily

-6.25% Weekly

0.00% Daily

-0.62% Weekly

EUR/CHF

MIXED

67.21%

32.79%

-10.75% Daily

-20.19% Weekly

-15.62% Daily

-2.41% Weekly

-12.41% Daily

-15.12% Weekly

EUR/GBP

BEARISH

47.72%

52.28%

15.49% Daily

17.65% Weekly

-7.66% Daily

-22.51% Weekly

2.10% Daily

-7.43% Weekly

EUR/JPY

MIXED

52.41%

47.59%

10.48% Daily

22.19% Weekly

13.56% Daily

-10.90% Weekly

11.92% Daily

3.83% Weekly

EUR/USD

BULLISH

38.79%

61.21%

-1.32% Daily

-10.66% Weekly

2.56% Daily

-7.07% Weekly

1.02% Daily

-8.50% Weekly

France 40

BULLISH

63.16%

36.84%

-21.00% Daily

-13.00% Weekly

-10.00% Daily

17.29% Weekly

-17.28% Daily

-3.86% Weekly

FTSE 100

BEARISH

72.51%

27.49%

6.91% Daily

7.94% Weekly

-6.13% Daily

-9.44% Weekly

2.98% Daily

2.53% Weekly

GBP/JPY

MIXED

58.23%

41.77%

-12.50% Daily

4.89% Weekly

-0.81% Daily

-10.87% Weekly

-7.97% Daily

-2.32% Weekly

GBP/USD

BULLISH

45.96%

54.04%

-14.28% Daily

-6.75% Weekly

16.40% Daily

-1.76% Weekly

-0.04% Daily

-4.11% Weekly

Gold

BULLISH

80.64%

19.36%

-5.90% Daily

-4.68% Weekly

4.68% Daily

-2.97% Weekly

-4.02% Daily

-4.36% Weekly

Litecoin

BULLISH

91.72%

8.28%

-0.47% Daily

-1.41% Weekly

0.00% Daily

0.00% Weekly

-0.43% Daily

-1.29% Weekly

NZD/USD

MIXED

46.83%

53.17%

-25.27% Daily

22.71% Weekly

-5.34% Daily

-21.81% Weekly

-15.85% Daily

-5.81% Weekly

Silver

MIXED

89.25%

10.75%

-1.14% Daily

1.06% Weekly

1.26% Daily

-16.61% Weekly

-0.88% Daily

-1.19% Weekly

US 500

BULLISH

36.55%

63.45%

-8.54% Daily

-12.15% Weekly

4.45% Daily

6.80% Weekly

-0.71% Daily

-1.00% Weekly

USD/CAD

MIXED

59.93%

40.07%

1.68% Daily

-19.59% Weekly

-22.17% Daily

22.48% Weekly

-9.44% Daily

-6.76% Weekly

USD/CHF

MIXED

76.09%

23.91%

3.56% Daily

-8.67% Weekly

-22.89% Daily

13.61% Weekly

-4.29% Daily

-4.18% Weekly

USD/JPY

BULLISH

53.67%

46.33%

-6.24% Daily

-28.11% Weekly

8.36% Daily

71.39% Weekly

0.00% Daily

-1.66% Weekly

Wall Street

BULLISH

31.59%

68.41%

-25.02% Daily

-32.65% Weekly

15.31% Daily

45.50% Weekly

-1.44% Daily

6.47% Weekly

Ripple

BULLISH

96.18%

3.82%

-0.32% Daily

-2.71% Weekly

0.00% Daily

32.14% Weekly

-0.31% Daily

-1.72% Weekly

AUD/JPY

AUD/JPY Client Positioning

AUD/JPY: Retail trader data shows 54.04% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.18 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 0.85% lower than yesterday and 26.49% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 6.13% lower than yesterday and 27.64% lower from last week.

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

AUD/USD

AUD/USD Client Positioning

AUD/USD: Retail trader data shows 50.23% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.01 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 7.04% lower than yesterday and 3.15% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 3.68% higher than yesterday and 1.42% higher from last week.

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

Positioning is less net-long than yesterday but more net-long from last week. The combination of current sentiment and recent changes gives us a further mixed AUD/USD trading bias.

Bitcoin

Bitcoin Client Positioning

Bitcoin: Retail trader data shows 88.34% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 7.58 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 0.26% higher than yesterday and 0.09% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 2.56% lower than yesterday and 6.75% lower from last week.

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

Oil - US Crude

Oil - US Crude Client Positioning

Oil - US Crude: Retail trader data shows 60.74% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.55 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 12.36% lower than yesterday and 5.49% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 9.24% higher than yesterday and 3.37% higher from last week.

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

Positioning is less net-long than yesterday but more net-long from last week. The combination of current sentiment and recent changes gives us a further mixed Oil - US Crude trading bias.

Germany 30

Germany 30 Client Positioning

Germany 30: Retail trader data shows 42.99% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.33 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 1.02% higher than yesterday and 24.92% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 3.68% lower than yesterday and 27.05% higher from last week.

We typically take a contrarian view to crowd sentiment, and the fact traders are net-short suggests Germany 30 prices may continue to rise.

Positioning is less net-short than yesterday but more net-short from last week. The combination of current sentiment and recent changes gives us a further mixed Germany 30 trading bias.

Ethereum

Ethereum Client Positioning

Ethereum: Retail trader data shows 89.34% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 8.38 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 0.20% higher than yesterday and 0.10% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 1.64% lower than yesterday and 6.25% lower from last week.

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

EUR/CHF

EUR/CHF Client Positioning

EUR/CHF: Retail trader data shows 67.21% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 2.05 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 10.75% lower than yesterday and 20.19% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 15.62% lower than yesterday and 2.41% lower from last week.

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

Positioning is more net-long than yesterday but less net-long from last week. The combination of current sentiment and recent changes gives us a further mixed EUR/CHF trading bias.

EUR/GBP

EUR/GBP Client Positioning

EUR/GBP: Retail trader data shows 47.72% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.10 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 15.49% higher than yesterday and 17.65% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 7.66% lower than yesterday and 22.51% lower from last week.

We typically take a contrarian view to crowd sentiment, and the fact traders are net-short suggests EUR/GBP prices may continue to rise.

Yet traders are less net-short than yesterday and compared with last week. Recent changes in sentiment warn that the current EUR/GBP price trend may soon reverse lower despite the fact traders remain net-short.

EUR/JPY

EUR/JPY Client Positioning

EUR/JPY: Retail trader data shows 52.41% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.10 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 10.48% higher than yesterday and 22.19% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 13.56% higher than yesterday and 10.90% lower from last week.

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

Positioning is less net-long than yesterday but more net-long from last week. The combination of current sentiment and recent changes gives us a further mixed EUR/JPY trading bias.

EUR/USD

EUR/USD Client Positioning

EUR/USD: Retail trader data shows 38.79% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.58 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 1.32% lower than yesterday and 10.66% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 2.56% higher than yesterday and 7.07% lower from last week.

We typically take a contrarian view to crowd sentiment, and the fact traders are net-short suggests EUR/USD prices may continue to rise.

Traders are further net-short than yesterday and last week, and the combination of current sentiment and recent changes gives us a stronger EUR/USD-bullish contrarian trading bias.

France 40

France 40 Client Positioning

France 40: Retail trader data shows 63.16% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.71 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 21.00% lower than yesterday and 13.00% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 10.00% lower than yesterday and 17.29% higher from last week.

We typically take a contrarian view to crowd sentiment, and the fact traders are net-long suggests France 40 prices may continue to fall.

Yet traders are less net-long than yesterday and compared with last week. Recent changes in sentiment warn that the current France 40 price trend may soon reverse higher despite the fact traders remain net-long.

FTSE 100

FTSE 100 Client Positioning

FTSE 100: Retail trader data shows 72.51% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 2.64 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 6.91% higher than yesterday and 7.94% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 6.13% lower than yesterday and 9.44% 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.

GBP/JPY

GBP/JPY Client Positioning

GBP/JPY: Retail trader data shows 58.23% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.39 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 12.50% lower than yesterday and 4.89% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 0.81% lower than yesterday and 10.87% lower from last week.

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

Positioning is less net-long than yesterday but more net-long from last week. The combination of current sentiment and recent changes gives us a further mixed GBP/JPY trading bias.

GBP/USD

GBP/USD Client Positioning

GBP/USD: Retail trader data shows 45.96% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.18 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 14.28% lower than yesterday and 6.75% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 16.40% higher than yesterday and 1.76% lower from last week.

We typically take a contrarian view to crowd sentiment, and the fact traders are net-short suggests GBP/USD prices may continue to rise.

Traders are further net-short than yesterday and last week, and the combination of current sentiment and recent changes gives us a stronger GBP/USD-bullish contrarian trading bias.

Gold

Gold Client Positioning

Gold: Retail trader data shows 80.64% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 4.16 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 5.90% lower than yesterday and 4.68% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 4.68% higher than yesterday and 2.97% lower from last week.

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

Yet traders are less net-long than yesterday and compared with last week. Recent changes in sentiment warn that the current Gold price trend may soon reverse higher despite the fact traders remain net-long.

Litecoin

Litecoin Client Positioning

Litecoin: Retail trader data shows 91.72% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 11.08 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 0.47% lower than yesterday and 1.41% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is unchanged than yesterday and unchanged from last week.

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

Yet traders are less net-long than yesterday and compared with last week. Recent changes in sentiment warn that the current Litecoin price trend may soon reverse higher despite the fact traders remain net-long.

NZD/USD

NZD/USD Client Positioning

NZD/USD: Retail trader data shows 46.83% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.14 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 25.27% lower than yesterday and 22.71% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 5.34% lower than yesterday and 21.81% lower from last week.

We typically take a contrarian view to crowd sentiment, and the fact traders are net-short suggests NZD/USD prices may continue to rise.

Positioning is more net-short than yesterday but less net-short from last week. The combination of current sentiment and recent changes gives us a further mixed NZD/USD trading bias.

Silver

Silver Client Positioning

Silver: Retail trader data shows 89.25% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 8.30 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 1.14% lower than yesterday and 1.06% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 1.26% higher than yesterday and 16.61% lower from last week.

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

Positioning is less net-long than yesterday but more net-long from last week. The combination of current sentiment and recent changes gives us a further mixed Silver trading bias.

US 500

US 500 Client Positioning

US 500: Retail trader data shows 36.55% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.74 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 8.54% lower than yesterday and 12.15% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 4.45% higher than yesterday and 6.80% higher from last week.

We typically take a contrarian view to crowd sentiment, and the fact traders are net-short suggests US 500 prices may continue to rise.

Traders are further net-short than yesterday and last week, and the combination of current sentiment and recent changes gives us a stronger US 500-bullish contrarian trading bias.

USD/CAD

USD/CAD Client Positioning

USD/CAD: Retail trader data shows 59.93% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.50 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 1.68% higher than yesterday and 19.59% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 22.17% lower than yesterday and 22.48% higher from last week.

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

Positioning is more net-long than yesterday but less net-long from last week. The combination of current sentiment and recent changes gives us a further mixed USD/CAD trading bias.

USD/CHF

USD/CHF Client Positioning

USD/CHF: Retail trader data shows 76.09% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 3.18 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 3.56% higher than yesterday and 8.67% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 22.89% lower than yesterday and 13.61% higher from last week.

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

Positioning is more net-long than yesterday but less net-long from last week. The combination of current sentiment and recent changes gives us a further mixed USD/CHF trading bias.

USD/JPY

USD/JPY Client Positioning

USD/JPY: Retail trader data shows 53.67% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.16 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 6.24% lower than yesterday and 28.11% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 8.36% higher than yesterday and 71.39% higher from last week.

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

Yet traders are less net-long than yesterday and compared with last week. Recent changes in sentiment warn that the current USD/JPY price trend may soon reverse higher despite the fact traders remain net-long.

Wall Street

Wall Street Client Positioning

Wall Street: Retail trader data shows 31.59% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 2.17 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 25.02% lower than yesterday and 32.65% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 15.31% higher than yesterday and 45.50% higher from last week.

We typically take a contrarian view to crowd sentiment, and the fact traders are net-short suggests Wall Street prices may continue to rise.

Traders are further net-short than yesterday and last week, and the combination of current sentiment and recent changes gives us a stronger Wall Street-bullish contrarian trading bias.

Ripple

Ripple Client Positioning

Ripple: Retail trader data shows 96.18% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 25.19 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 0.32% lower than yesterday and 2.71% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is unchanged than yesterday and 32.14% higher from last week.

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

Yet traders are less net-long than yesterday and compared with last week. Recent changes in sentiment warn that the current Ripple price trend may soon reverse higher despite the fact traders remain net-long.

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