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IG Client Sentiment Report 2021-05-08 04:00

IG Client Sentiment Report 2021-05-08 04:00

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IG Client Sentiment Report 2021-05-08 04:00
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SYMBOL

TRADING BIAS

NET-LONG%

NET-SHORT%

CHANGE IN LONGS

CHANGE IN SHORTS

CHANGE IN OI

AUD/JPY

BEARISH

33.56%

66.44%

-5.06% Daily

8.70% Weekly

-5.71% Daily

-6.60% Weekly

-5.50% Daily

-1.97% Weekly

AUD/USD

BULLISH

35.39%

64.61%

-26.69% Daily

-27.00% Weekly

-0.39% Daily

14.74% Weekly

-11.61% Daily

-4.57% Weekly

Oil - US Crude

MIXED

56.76%

43.24%

-0.15% Daily

-4.40% Weekly

-8.39% Daily

0.10% Weekly

-3.89% Daily

-2.50% Weekly

Germany 30

BULLISH

24.71%

75.29%

-33.01% Daily

-39.80% Weekly

9.56% Daily

11.55% Weekly

-5.31% Daily

-7.87% Weekly

EUR/CHF

BEARISH

63.01%

36.99%

0.55% Daily

15.72% Weekly

-20.00% Daily

-7.69% Weekly

-8.18% Daily

5.80% Weekly

EUR/GBP

MIXED

49.84%

50.16%

0.21% Daily

-14.97% Weekly

-1.23% Daily

-2.83% Weekly

-0.52% Daily

-9.29% Weekly

EUR/JPY

MIXED

39.59%

60.41%

-3.55% Daily

40.21% Weekly

-0.95% Daily

-13.00% Weekly

-2.00% Daily

2.38% Weekly

EUR/USD

BULLISH

30.18%

69.82%

-27.61% Daily

-25.28% Weekly

-5.22% Daily

7.78% Weekly

-13.31% Daily

-4.92% Weekly

France 40

MIXED

28.67%

71.33%

28.19% Daily

1.22% Weekly

-1.43% Daily

9.84% Weekly

5.56% Daily

7.22% Weekly

FTSE 100

MIXED

45.39%

54.61%

-0.95% Daily

-26.76% Weekly

-2.70% Daily

22.58% Weekly

-1.92% Daily

-6.13% Weekly

GBP/JPY

BEARISH

42.48%

57.52%

3.75% Daily

17.87% Weekly

-7.41% Daily

-8.54% Weekly

-2.98% Daily

1.09% Weekly

GBP/USD

BULLISH

41.91%

58.09%

-22.95% Daily

-31.79% Weekly

16.09% Daily

35.98% Weekly

-4.24% Daily

-3.99% Weekly

Gold

MIXED

77.19%

22.81%

-2.95% Daily

-15.29% Weekly

-15.99% Daily

15.81% Weekly

-6.27% Daily

-9.76% Weekly

NZD/USD

BULLISH

32.72%

67.28%

-33.33% Daily

-18.72% Weekly

-17.19% Daily

3.68% Weekly

-23.27% Daily

-4.90% Weekly

Silver

MIXED

88.33%

11.67%

0.09% Daily

-7.51% Weekly

-13.56% Daily

71.91% Weekly

-1.72% Daily

-2.24% Weekly

US 500

BULLISH

35.01%

64.99%

-10.09% Daily

-12.62% Weekly

1.81% Daily

-6.40% Weekly

-2.70% Daily

-8.68% Weekly

USD/CAD

MIXED

82.44%

17.56%

-3.36% Daily

2.57% Weekly

-17.30% Daily

5.20% Weekly

-6.14% Daily

3.03% Weekly

USD/CHF

BEARISH

80.68%

19.32%

-6.30% Daily

2.73% Weekly

-17.74% Daily

-23.50% Weekly

-8.76% Daily

-3.65% Weekly

USD/JPY

MIXED

51.70%

48.30%

-15.95% Daily

-18.16% Weekly

-20.30% Daily

-10.86% Weekly

-18.11% Daily

-14.79% Weekly

Wall Street

BULLISH

23.14%

76.86%

-2.65% Daily

-44.44% Weekly

3.23% Daily

40.04% Weekly

1.81% Daily

3.59% Weekly

AUD/JPY

AUD/JPY Client Positioning

AUD/JPY: Retail trader data shows 33.56% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.98 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 5.06% lower than yesterday and 8.70% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 5.71% lower than yesterday and 6.60% lower from last week.

We typically take a contrarian view to crowd sentiment, and the fact traders are net-short suggests AUD/JPY 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 AUD/JPY price trend may soon reverse lower despite the fact traders remain net-short.

AUD/USD

AUD/USD Client Positioning

AUD/USD: Retail trader data shows 35.39% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.83 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 26.69% lower than yesterday and 27.00% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 0.39% lower than yesterday and 14.74% higher from last week.

We typically take a contrarian view to crowd sentiment, and the fact traders are net-short suggests AUD/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 AUD/USD-bullish contrarian trading bias.

Oil - US Crude

Oil - US Crude Client Positioning

Oil - US Crude: Retail trader data shows 56.76% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.31 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 0.15% lower than yesterday and 4.40% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 8.39% lower than yesterday and 0.10% 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 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 Oil - US Crude trading bias.

Germany 30

Germany 30 Client Positioning

Germany 30: Retail trader data shows 24.71% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 3.05 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 33.01% lower than yesterday and 39.80% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 9.56% higher than yesterday and 11.55% 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.

Traders are further net-short than yesterday and last week, and the combination of current sentiment and recent changes gives us a stronger Germany 30-bullish contrarian trading bias.

EUR/CHF

EUR/CHF Client Positioning

EUR/CHF: Retail trader data shows 63.01% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.70 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 0.55% higher than yesterday and 15.72% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 20.00% lower than yesterday and 7.69% 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.

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

EUR/GBP

EUR/GBP Client Positioning

EUR/GBP: Retail trader data shows 49.84% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.01 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 0.21% higher than yesterday and 14.97% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 1.23% lower than yesterday and 2.83% 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.

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 EUR/GBP trading bias.

EUR/JPY

EUR/JPY Client Positioning

EUR/JPY: Retail trader data shows 39.59% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.53 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 3.55% lower than yesterday and 40.21% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 0.95% lower than yesterday and 13.00% lower from last week.

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

EUR/USD

EUR/USD Client Positioning

EUR/USD: Retail trader data shows 30.18% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 2.31 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 27.61% lower than yesterday and 25.28% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 5.22% lower than yesterday and 7.78% higher 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 28.67% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 2.49 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 28.19% higher than yesterday and 1.22% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 1.43% lower than yesterday and 9.84% higher from last week.

We typically take a contrarian view to crowd sentiment, and the fact traders are net-short suggests France 40 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 France 40 trading bias.

FTSE 100

FTSE 100 Client Positioning

FTSE 100: Retail trader data shows 45.39% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.20 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 0.95% lower than yesterday and 26.76% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 2.70% lower than yesterday and 22.58% higher from last week.

We typically take a contrarian view to crowd sentiment, and the fact traders are net-short suggests FTSE 100 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 FTSE 100 trading bias.

GBP/JPY

GBP/JPY Client Positioning

GBP/JPY: Retail trader data shows 42.48% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.35 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 3.75% higher than yesterday and 17.87% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 7.41% lower than yesterday and 8.54% lower from last week.

We typically take a contrarian view to crowd sentiment, and the fact traders are net-short suggests GBP/JPY 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 GBP/JPY price trend may soon reverse lower despite the fact traders remain net-short.

GBP/USD

GBP/USD Client Positioning

GBP/USD: Retail trader data shows 41.91% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.39 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 22.95% lower than yesterday and 31.79% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 16.09% higher than yesterday and 35.98% higher 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 77.19% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 3.38 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 2.95% lower than yesterday and 15.29% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 15.99% lower than yesterday and 15.81% higher 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.

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 Gold trading bias.

NZD/USD

NZD/USD Client Positioning

NZD/USD: Retail trader data shows 32.72% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 2.06 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 33.33% lower than yesterday and 18.72% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 17.19% lower than yesterday and 3.68% higher 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.

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

Silver

Silver Client Positioning

Silver: Retail trader data shows 88.33% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 7.57 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 0.09% higher than yesterday and 7.51% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 13.56% lower than yesterday and 71.91% higher 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 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 Silver trading bias.

US 500

US 500 Client Positioning

US 500: Retail trader data shows 35.01% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.86 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 10.09% lower than yesterday and 12.62% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 1.81% higher than yesterday and 6.40% lower 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 82.44% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 4.70 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 3.36% lower than yesterday and 2.57% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 17.30% lower than yesterday and 5.20% 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 80.68% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 4.18 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 6.30% lower than yesterday and 2.73% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 17.74% lower than yesterday and 23.50% lower 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.

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

USD/JPY

USD/JPY Client Positioning

USD/JPY: Retail trader data shows 51.70% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.07 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 15.95% lower than yesterday and 18.16% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 20.30% lower than yesterday and 10.86% lower 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.

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/JPY trading bias.

Wall Street

Wall Street Client Positioning

Wall Street: Retail trader data shows 23.14% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 3.32 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 2.65% lower than yesterday and 44.44% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 3.23% higher than yesterday and 40.04% 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.

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