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IG Client Sentiment Report 2022-01-21 20:00

IG Client Sentiment Report 2022-01-21 20:00

Summary Table

IG Client Sentiment Report 2022-01-21 20:00
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SYMBOL

TRADING BIAS

NET-LONG%

NET-SHORT%

CHANGE IN LONGS

CHANGE IN SHORTS

CHANGE IN OI

AUD/JPY

BEARISH

43.17%

56.83%

1.72% Daily

14.19% Weekly

-15.27% Daily

4.02% Weekly

-8.69% Daily

8.18% Weekly

AUD/USD

BEARISH

62.77%

37.23%

11.62% Daily

18.34% Weekly

-24.62% Daily

-10.15% Weekly

-5.32% Daily

5.84% Weekly

Oil - US Crude

MIXED

33.89%

66.11%

-11.00% Daily

-13.24% Weekly

-12.14% Daily

1.57% Weekly

-11.75% Daily

-3.99% Weekly

Germany 40

BEARISH

56.94%

43.06%

38.56% Daily

37.74% Weekly

-36.10% Daily

-31.40% Weekly

-7.82% Daily

-3.94% Weekly

EUR/CHF

BEARISH

79.17%

20.83%

-2.86% Daily

10.21% Weekly

-9.42% Daily

-18.83% Weekly

-4.31% Daily

2.56% Weekly

EUR/GBP

BULLISH

74.78%

25.22%

-19.00% Daily

-17.98% Weekly

20.64% Daily

20.64% Weekly

-11.69% Daily

-10.78% Weekly

EUR/JPY

BEARISH

40.30%

59.70%

-0.82% Daily

24.87% Weekly

-13.35% Daily

-1.92% Weekly

-8.70% Daily

7.36% Weekly

EUR/USD

MIXED

58.33%

41.67%

-9.68% Daily

11.31% Weekly

2.43% Daily

-12.61% Weekly

-5.00% Daily

-0.08% Weekly

France 40

BEARISH

51.35%

48.65%

45.50% Daily

26.44% Weekly

-32.43% Daily

-23.61% Weekly

-6.79% Daily

-4.12% Weekly

FTSE 100

BEARISH

34.15%

65.85%

26.58% Daily

53.79% Weekly

6.30% Daily

1.30% Weekly

12.46% Daily

14.66% Weekly

GBP/JPY

BEARISH

26.89%

73.11%

-11.31% Daily

36.11% Weekly

-18.75% Daily

-12.91% Weekly

-16.88% Daily

-3.57% Weekly

GBP/USD

BEARISH

47.41%

52.59%

2.93% Daily

24.19% Weekly

-7.15% Daily

-12.57% Weekly

-2.63% Daily

1.70% Weekly

Gold

BEARISH

70.59%

29.41%

-2.15% Daily

2.08% Weekly

-16.21% Daily

-10.18% Weekly

-6.75% Daily

-1.86% Weekly

NZD/USD

BEARISH

69.66%

30.34%

-2.84% Daily

20.53% Weekly

-15.57% Daily

-14.76% Weekly

-7.09% Daily

7.08% Weekly

Silver

BULLISH

87.97%

12.03%

-7.44% Daily

-12.34% Weekly

8.30% Daily

57.47% Weekly

-5.79% Daily

-7.40% Weekly

US 500

BEARISH

63.60%

36.40%

8.52% Daily

26.70% Weekly

-15.65% Daily

-13.51% Weekly

-1.73% Daily

8.37% Weekly

USD/CAD

BULLISH

74.11%

25.89%

-10.77% Daily

-1.47% Weekly

-2.88% Daily

7.42% Weekly

-8.85% Daily

0.69% Weekly

USD/CHF

MIXED

76.25%

23.75%

4.21% Daily

-9.72% Weekly

-9.50% Daily

36.13% Weekly

0.59% Daily

-1.87% Weekly

USD/JPY

BEARISH

46.40%

53.60%

14.38% Daily

18.74% Weekly

-15.78% Daily

3.89% Weekly

-4.04% Daily

10.29% Weekly

Wall Street

BEARISH

63.22%

36.78%

13.63% Daily

30.59% Weekly

-21.93% Daily

-24.95% Weekly

-2.67% Daily

2.65% Weekly

AUD/JPY

AUD/JPY Client Positioning

AUD/JPY: Retail trader data shows 43.17% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.32 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 1.72% higher than yesterday and 14.19% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 15.27% lower than yesterday and 4.02% higher 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 62.77% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.69 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 11.62% higher than yesterday and 18.34% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 24.62% lower than yesterday and 10.15% lower 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.

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

Oil - US Crude

Oil - US Crude Client Positioning

Oil - US Crude: Retail trader data shows 33.89% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.95 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 11.00% lower than yesterday and 13.24% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 12.14% lower than yesterday and 1.57% higher from last week.

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

Germany 40

Germany 40 Client Positioning

Germany 40: Retail trader data shows 56.94% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.32 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 38.56% higher than yesterday and 37.74% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 36.10% lower than yesterday and 31.40% lower from last week.

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

EUR/CHF

EUR/CHF Client Positioning

EUR/CHF: Retail trader data shows 79.17% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 3.80 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 2.86% lower than yesterday and 10.21% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 9.42% lower than yesterday and 18.83% 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 74.78% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 2.97 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 19.00% lower than yesterday and 17.98% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 20.64% higher than yesterday and 20.64% higher from last week.

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

EUR/JPY

EUR/JPY Client Positioning

EUR/JPY: Retail trader data shows 40.30% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.48 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 0.82% lower than yesterday and 24.87% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 13.35% lower than yesterday and 1.92% 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.

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

EUR/USD

EUR/USD Client Positioning

EUR/USD: Retail trader data shows 58.33% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.40 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 9.68% lower than yesterday and 11.31% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 2.43% higher than yesterday and 12.61% lower from last week.

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

France 40

France 40 Client Positioning

France 40: Retail trader data shows 51.35% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.06 to 1. In fact, traders have remained net-long since Dec 20 when France 40 traded near 6,943.90, price has moved 0.99% higher since then. The number of traders net-long is 45.50% higher than yesterday and 26.44% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 32.43% lower than yesterday and 23.61% lower 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.

Our data shows traders are now net-long France 40 for the first time since Dec 20, 2021 when France 40 traded near 6,943.90. Traders are further net-long than yesterday and last week, and the combination of current sentiment and recent changes gives us a stronger France 40-bearish contrarian trading bias.

FTSE 100

FTSE 100 Client Positioning

FTSE 100: Retail trader data shows 34.15% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.93 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 26.58% higher than yesterday and 53.79% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 6.30% higher than yesterday and 1.30% 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.

Yet traders are less net-short than yesterday and compared with last week. Recent changes in sentiment warn that the current FTSE 100 price trend may soon reverse lower despite the fact traders remain net-short.

GBP/JPY

GBP/JPY Client Positioning

GBP/JPY: Retail trader data shows 26.89% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 2.72 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 11.31% lower than yesterday and 36.11% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 18.75% lower than yesterday and 12.91% 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 47.41% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.11 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 2.93% higher than yesterday and 24.19% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 7.15% lower than yesterday and 12.57% 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.

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

Gold

Gold Client Positioning

Gold: Retail trader data shows 70.59% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 2.40 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 2.15% lower than yesterday and 2.08% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 16.21% lower than yesterday and 10.18% 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.

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

NZD/USD

NZD/USD Client Positioning

NZD/USD: Retail trader data shows 69.66% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 2.30 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 2.84% lower than yesterday and 20.53% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 15.57% lower than yesterday and 14.76% lower from last week.

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

Silver

Silver Client Positioning

Silver: Retail trader data shows 87.97% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 7.31 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 7.44% lower than yesterday and 12.34% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 8.30% higher than yesterday and 57.47% 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.

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

US 500

US 500 Client Positioning

US 500: Retail trader data shows 63.60% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.75 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 8.52% higher than yesterday and 26.70% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 15.65% lower than yesterday and 13.51% lower from last week.

We typically take a contrarian view to crowd sentiment, and the fact traders are net-long suggests US 500 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 US 500-bearish contrarian trading bias.

USD/CAD

USD/CAD Client Positioning

USD/CAD: Retail trader data shows 74.11% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 2.86 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 10.77% lower than yesterday and 1.47% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 2.88% lower than yesterday and 7.42% 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.

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

USD/CHF

USD/CHF Client Positioning

USD/CHF: Retail trader data shows 76.25% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 3.21 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 4.21% higher than yesterday and 9.72% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 9.50% lower than yesterday and 36.13% 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 46.40% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.16 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 14.38% higher than yesterday and 18.74% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 15.78% lower than yesterday and 3.89% higher from last week.

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

Wall Street

Wall Street Client Positioning

Wall Street: Retail trader data shows 63.22% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.72 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 13.63% higher than yesterday and 30.59% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 21.93% lower than yesterday and 24.95% lower from last week.

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

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