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IG Client Sentiment Report 2020-09-28 08:00

IG Client Sentiment Report 2020-09-28 08:00

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Summary Table

IG Client Sentiment Report 2020-09-28 08:00

SYMBOL

TRADING BIAS

NET-LONG%

NET-SHORT%

CHANGE IN LONGS

CHANGE IN SHORTS

CHANGE IN OI

AUD/JPY

BEARISH

52.75%

47.25%

9.09% Daily

15.94% Weekly

5.39% Daily

-26.37% Weekly

7.31% Daily

-8.82% Weekly

AUD/USD

BEARISH

55.24%

44.76%

11.90% Daily

33.00% Weekly

7.87% Daily

-31.96% Weekly

10.06% Daily

-6.82% Weekly

Bitcoin

MIXED

87.95%

12.05%

-1.78% Daily

-13.04% Weekly

-13.11% Daily

-7.56% Weekly

-3.30% Daily

-12.42% Weekly

Oil - US Crude

BEARISH

57.84%

42.16%

3.65% Daily

-0.96% Weekly

0.52% Daily

-17.39% Weekly

2.30% Daily

-8.62% Weekly

Germany 30

MIXED

56.00%

44.00%

-0.47% Daily

29.88% Weekly

9.18% Daily

-22.10% Weekly

3.56% Daily

0.40% Weekly

Ethereum

BULLISH

89.21%

10.79%

-1.33% Daily

-5.36% Weekly

7.69% Daily

0.00% Weekly

-0.43% Daily

-4.81% Weekly

EUR/CHF

MIXED

64.71%

35.29%

5.65% Daily

-1.58% Weekly

3.03% Daily

17.24% Weekly

4.71% Daily

4.33% Weekly

EUR/GBP

BULLISH

35.48%

64.52%

0.60% Daily

-12.50% Weekly

4.44% Daily

3.91% Weekly

3.05% Daily

-2.57% Weekly

EUR/JPY

BULLISH

37.18%

62.82%

-11.22% Daily

-8.10% Weekly

26.72% Daily

13.08% Weekly

9.35% Daily

4.15% Weekly

EUR/USD

MIXED

44.00%

56.00%

2.95% Daily

26.49% Weekly

4.91% Daily

-14.38% Weekly

4.04% Daily

-0.19% Weekly

France 40

MIXED

67.91%

32.09%

0.77% Daily

12.14% Weekly

8.16% Daily

-8.40% Weekly

3.03% Daily

4.62% Weekly

FTSE 100

MIXED

71.62%

28.38%

-0.43% Daily

8.09% Weekly

4.73% Daily

-15.50% Weekly

0.98% Daily

0.15% Weekly

GBP/JPY

MIXED

56.82%

43.18%

2.31% Daily

10.28% Weekly

10.25% Daily

-14.33% Weekly

5.59% Daily

-1.89% Weekly

GBP/USD

MIXED

52.26%

47.74%

3.31% Daily

8.06% Weekly

6.34% Daily

-19.78% Weekly

4.73% Daily

-7.30% Weekly

Gold

MIXED

81.59%

18.41%

3.21% Daily

7.85% Weekly

5.58% Daily

-7.70% Weekly

3.64% Daily

4.61% Weekly

Litecoin

BEARISH

91.12%

8.88%

-0.46% Daily

-3.15% Weekly

-10.64% Daily

-4.55% Weekly

-1.46% Daily

-3.27% Weekly

NZD/USD

BEARISH

46.02%

53.98%

10.37% Daily

40.74% Weekly

0.65% Daily

-34.59% Weekly

4.90% Daily

-13.21% Weekly

Silver

BULLISH

88.07%

11.93%

1.72% Daily

-2.40% Weekly

5.18% Daily

3.53% Weekly

2.12% Daily

-1.73% Weekly

US 500

MIXED

41.46%

58.54%

2.25% Daily

-9.76% Weekly

-1.49% Daily

0.40% Weekly

0.03% Daily

-4.07% Weekly

USD/CAD

BULLISH

58.94%

41.06%

2.50% Daily

-24.15% Weekly

6.59% Daily

41.44% Weekly

4.14% Daily

-6.31% Weekly

USD/CHF

BULLISH

73.26%

26.74%

2.00% Daily

-14.55% Weekly

8.25% Daily

48.67% Weekly

3.60% Daily

-3.58% Weekly

USD/JPY

BULLISH

61.18%

38.82%

-0.22% Daily

-28.66% Weekly

17.00% Daily

16.77% Weekly

5.83% Daily

-15.97% Weekly

Wall Street

MIXED

46.31%

53.69%

10.31% Daily

0.47% Weekly

2.85% Daily

1.84% Weekly

6.17% Daily

1.20% Weekly

Ripple

MIXED

96.74%

3.26%

0.32% Daily

-3.95% Weekly

-5.88% Daily

10.34% Weekly

0.10% Daily

-3.54% Weekly

AUD/JPY

AUD/JPY Client Positioning

AUD/JPY: Retail trader data shows 52.75% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.12 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 9.09% higher than yesterday and 15.94% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 5.39% higher than yesterday and 26.37% 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 55.24% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.23 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 11.90% higher than yesterday and 33.00% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 7.87% higher than yesterday and 31.96% 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.

Bitcoin

Bitcoin Client Positioning

Bitcoin: Retail trader data shows 87.95% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 7.30 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 1.78% lower than yesterday and 13.04% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 13.11% lower than yesterday and 7.56% 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.

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 Bitcoin trading bias.

Oil - US Crude

Oil - US Crude Client Positioning

Oil - US Crude: Retail trader data shows 57.84% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.37 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 3.65% higher than yesterday and 0.96% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 0.52% higher than yesterday and 17.39% lower 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.

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

Germany 30

Germany 30 Client Positioning

Germany 30: Retail trader data shows 56.00% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.27 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 0.47% lower than yesterday and 29.88% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 9.18% higher than yesterday and 22.10% lower from last week.

We typically take a contrarian view to crowd sentiment, and the fact traders are net-long suggests Germany 30 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 Germany 30 trading bias.

Ethereum

Ethereum Client Positioning

Ethereum: Retail trader data shows 89.21% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 8.27 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 1.33% lower than yesterday and 5.36% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 7.69% higher than yesterday and unchanged 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.

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

EUR/CHF

EUR/CHF Client Positioning

EUR/CHF: Retail trader data shows 64.71% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.83 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 5.65% higher than yesterday and 1.58% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 3.03% higher than yesterday and 17.24% higher 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 35.48% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.82 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 0.60% higher than yesterday and 12.50% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 4.44% higher than yesterday and 3.91% higher 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.

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

EUR/JPY

EUR/JPY Client Positioning

EUR/JPY: Retail trader data shows 37.18% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.69 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 11.22% lower than yesterday and 8.10% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 26.72% higher than yesterday and 13.08% higher 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.

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

EUR/USD

EUR/USD Client Positioning

EUR/USD: Retail trader data shows 44.00% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.27 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 2.95% higher than yesterday and 26.49% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 4.91% higher than yesterday and 14.38% 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.

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/USD trading bias.

France 40

France 40 Client Positioning

France 40: Retail trader data shows 67.91% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 2.12 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 0.77% higher than yesterday and 12.14% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 8.16% higher than yesterday and 8.40% 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.

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 France 40 trading bias.

FTSE 100

FTSE 100 Client Positioning

FTSE 100: Retail trader data shows 71.62% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 2.52 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 0.43% lower than yesterday and 8.09% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 4.73% higher than yesterday and 15.50% 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.

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 FTSE 100 trading bias.

GBP/JPY

GBP/JPY Client Positioning

GBP/JPY: Retail trader data shows 56.82% 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 2.31% higher than yesterday and 10.28% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 10.25% higher than yesterday and 14.33% 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 52.26% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.09 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 3.31% higher than yesterday and 8.06% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 6.34% higher than yesterday and 19.78% lower from last week.

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

Gold

Gold Client Positioning

Gold: Retail trader data shows 81.59% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 4.43 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 3.21% higher than yesterday and 7.85% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 5.58% higher than yesterday and 7.70% 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.

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 Gold trading bias.

Litecoin

Litecoin Client Positioning

Litecoin: Retail trader data shows 91.12% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 10.26 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 0.46% lower than yesterday and 3.15% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 10.64% lower than yesterday and 4.55% lower 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.

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

NZD/USD

NZD/USD Client Positioning

NZD/USD: Retail trader data shows 46.02% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.17 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 10.37% higher than yesterday and 40.74% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 0.65% higher than yesterday and 34.59% 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.

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

Silver

Silver Client Positioning

Silver: Retail trader data shows 88.07% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 7.38 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 1.72% higher than yesterday and 2.40% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 5.18% higher than yesterday and 3.53% 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 41.46% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.41 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 2.25% higher than yesterday and 9.76% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 1.49% lower than yesterday and 0.40% 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.

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 US 500 trading bias.

USD/CAD

USD/CAD Client Positioning

USD/CAD: Retail trader data shows 58.94% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.44 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 2.50% higher than yesterday and 24.15% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 6.59% higher than yesterday and 41.44% 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 73.26% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 2.74 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 2.00% higher than yesterday and 14.55% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 8.25% higher than yesterday and 48.67% 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.

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

USD/JPY

USD/JPY Client Positioning

USD/JPY: Retail trader data shows 61.18% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.58 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 0.22% lower than yesterday and 28.66% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 17.00% higher than yesterday and 16.77% 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 46.31% 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 10.31% higher than yesterday and 0.47% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 2.85% higher than yesterday and 1.84% 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.

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 Wall Street trading bias.

Ripple

Ripple Client Positioning

Ripple: Retail trader data shows 96.74% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 29.66 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 0.32% higher than yesterday and 3.95% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 5.88% lower than yesterday and 10.34% 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.

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 Ripple trading bias.

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