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IG Client Sentiment Report 2021-01-16 00:00

IG Client Sentiment Report 2021-01-16 00:00

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IG Client Sentiment Report 2021-01-16 00:00
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SYMBOL

TRADING BIAS

NET-LONG%

NET-SHORT%

CHANGE IN LONGS

CHANGE IN SHORTS

CHANGE IN OI

AUD/JPY

MIXED

38.15%

61.85%

-25.37% Daily

-4.38% Weekly

-17.33% Daily

-21.52% Weekly

-20.59% Daily

-15.76% Weekly

AUD/USD

BEARISH

48.76%

51.24%

2.33% Daily

13.07% Weekly

-14.00% Daily

-8.41% Weekly

-6.74% Daily

0.94% Weekly

Bitcoin

BEARISH

80.49%

19.51%

-6.22% Daily

-1.43% Weekly

-17.28% Daily

-24.62% Weekly

-8.60% Daily

-7.01% Weekly

Oil - US Crude

BEARISH

48.09%

51.91%

0.88% Daily

18.99% Weekly

-7.31% Daily

-19.19% Weekly

-3.54% Daily

-4.44% Weekly

Germany 30

BEARISH

40.81%

59.19%

-4.85% Daily

79.85% Weekly

-23.48% Daily

-29.28% Weekly

-16.84% Daily

-6.01% Weekly

Ethereum

BULLISH

89.85%

10.15%

-9.58% Daily

-10.06% Weekly

13.66% Daily

4.52% Weekly

-7.66% Daily

-8.77% Weekly

EUR/CHF

BEARISH

75.69%

24.31%

7.22% Daily

19.88% Weekly

-21.52% Daily

-32.61% Weekly

-1.54% Daily

0.79% Weekly

EUR/GBP

BEARISH

70.11%

29.89%

9.82% Daily

146.70% Weekly

0.82% Daily

-29.83% Weekly

6.97% Daily

40.83% Weekly

EUR/JPY

BULLISH

38.53%

61.47%

-20.49% Daily

-23.47% Weekly

2.28% Daily

-16.90% Weekly

-7.89% Daily

-19.56% Weekly

EUR/USD

BEARISH

46.21%

53.79%

11.31% Daily

15.73% Weekly

-7.92% Daily

-4.53% Weekly

0.07% Daily

3.87% Weekly

France 40

BEARISH

45.64%

54.36%

19.81% Daily

12.56% Weekly

-20.05% Daily

-26.63% Weekly

-5.74% Daily

-12.77% Weekly

FTSE 100

BEARISH

63.05%

36.95%

1.93% Daily

41.86% Weekly

-14.25% Daily

-33.87% Weekly

-4.71% Daily

-0.32% Weekly

GBP/JPY

BEARISH

42.57%

57.43%

-3.29% Daily

12.98% Weekly

-28.60% Daily

-3.06% Weekly

-19.65% Daily

3.18% Weekly

GBP/USD

MIXED

45.62%

54.38%

16.81% Daily

-4.72% Weekly

-22.49% Daily

7.19% Weekly

-8.43% Daily

1.41% Weekly

Gold

BEARISH

86.49%

13.51%

2.34% Daily

12.12% Weekly

-10.47% Daily

0.57% Weekly

0.40% Daily

10.41% Weekly

Litecoin

MIXED

91.99%

8.01%

-3.95% Daily

-6.09% Weekly

3.77% Daily

-26.67% Weekly

-3.38% Daily

-8.16% Weekly

NZD/USD

BULLISH

32.03%

67.97%

-30.81% Daily

-18.49% Weekly

5.87% Daily

7.91% Weekly

-9.50% Daily

-2.24% Weekly

Silver

BEARISH

92.68%

7.32%

0.57% Daily

8.68% Weekly

-4.26% Daily

7.14% Weekly

0.20% Daily

8.57% Weekly

US 500

BEARISH

40.93%

59.07%

10.20% Daily

27.76% Weekly

-9.26% Daily

-11.59% Weekly

-2.19% Daily

1.16% Weekly

USD/CAD

BULLISH

67.90%

32.10%

-13.54% Daily

-5.56% Weekly

6.13% Daily

-2.95% Weekly

-8.07% Daily

-4.74% Weekly

USD/CHF

BULLISH

70.64%

29.36%

-0.15% Daily

-4.54% Weekly

6.69% Daily

38.27% Weekly

1.76% Daily

5.01% Weekly

USD/JPY

BEARISH

56.51%

43.49%

2.98% Daily

7.28% Weekly

-4.02% Daily

-3.89% Weekly

-0.19% Daily

2.12% Weekly

Wall Street

BEARISH

39.05%

60.95%

28.72% Daily

37.60% Weekly

-17.72% Daily

-12.72% Weekly

-4.23% Daily

1.82% Weekly

Ripple

BEARISH

98.77%

1.23%

-88.36% Daily

-91.84% Weekly

-88.89% Daily

-92.31% Weekly

-88.36% Daily

-91.84% Weekly

AUD/JPY

AUD/JPY Client Positioning

AUD/JPY: Retail trader data shows 38.15% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.62 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 25.37% lower than yesterday and 4.38% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 17.33% lower than yesterday and 21.52% 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.

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 AUD/JPY trading bias.

AUD/USD

AUD/USD Client Positioning

AUD/USD: Retail trader data shows 48.76% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.05 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 2.33% higher than yesterday and 13.07% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 14.00% lower than yesterday and 8.41% lower 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.

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

Bitcoin

Bitcoin Client Positioning

Bitcoin: Retail trader data shows 80.49% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 4.13 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 6.22% lower than yesterday and 1.43% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 17.28% lower than yesterday and 24.62% 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 48.09% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.08 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 0.88% higher than yesterday and 18.99% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 7.31% lower than yesterday and 19.19% lower 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.

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

Germany 30

Germany 30 Client Positioning

Germany 30: Retail trader data shows 40.81% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.45 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 4.85% lower than yesterday and 79.85% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 23.48% lower than yesterday and 29.28% lower 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.

Yet traders are less net-short than yesterday and compared with last week. Recent changes in sentiment warn that the current Germany 30 price trend may soon reverse lower despite the fact traders remain net-short.

Ethereum

Ethereum Client Positioning

Ethereum: Retail trader data shows 89.85% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 8.85 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 9.58% lower than yesterday and 10.06% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 13.66% higher than yesterday and 4.52% higher 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 75.69% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 3.11 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 7.22% higher than yesterday and 19.88% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 21.52% lower than yesterday and 32.61% 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 70.11% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 2.35 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 9.82% higher than yesterday and 146.70% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 0.82% higher than yesterday and 29.83% lower 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.

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

EUR/JPY

EUR/JPY Client Positioning

EUR/JPY: Retail trader data shows 38.53% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.60 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 20.49% lower than yesterday and 23.47% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 2.28% higher than yesterday and 16.90% 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.

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 46.21% 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 11.31% higher than yesterday and 15.73% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 7.92% lower than yesterday and 4.53% 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.

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

France 40

France 40 Client Positioning

France 40: Retail trader data shows 45.64% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.19 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 19.81% higher than yesterday and 12.56% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 20.05% lower than yesterday and 26.63% lower 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.

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

FTSE 100

FTSE 100 Client Positioning

FTSE 100: Retail trader data shows 63.05% 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 1.93% higher than yesterday and 41.86% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 14.25% lower than yesterday and 33.87% 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 42.57% 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 3.29% lower than yesterday and 12.98% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 28.60% lower than yesterday and 3.06% 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 45.62% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.19 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 16.81% higher than yesterday and 4.72% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 22.49% lower than yesterday and 7.19% 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.

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 GBP/USD trading bias.

Gold

Gold Client Positioning

Gold: Retail trader data shows 86.49% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 6.40 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 2.34% higher than yesterday and 12.12% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 10.47% lower than yesterday and 0.57% 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.

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.

Litecoin

Litecoin Client Positioning

Litecoin: Retail trader data shows 91.99% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 11.49 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 3.95% lower than yesterday and 6.09% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 3.77% higher than yesterday and 26.67% 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.

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 Litecoin trading bias.

NZD/USD

NZD/USD Client Positioning

NZD/USD: Retail trader data shows 32.03% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 2.12 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 30.81% lower than yesterday and 18.49% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 5.87% higher than yesterday and 7.91% 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 92.68% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 12.66 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 0.57% higher than yesterday and 8.68% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 4.26% lower than yesterday and 7.14% 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.

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

US 500

US 500 Client Positioning

US 500: Retail trader data shows 40.93% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.44 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 10.20% higher than yesterday and 27.76% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 9.26% lower than yesterday and 11.59% 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.

Yet traders are less net-short than yesterday and compared with last week. Recent changes in sentiment warn that the current US 500 price trend may soon reverse lower despite the fact traders remain net-short.

USD/CAD

USD/CAD Client Positioning

USD/CAD: Retail trader data shows 67.90% 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 13.54% lower than yesterday and 5.56% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 6.13% higher than yesterday and 2.95% lower 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 70.64% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 2.41 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 0.15% lower than yesterday and 4.54% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 6.69% higher than yesterday and 38.27% 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 56.51% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.30 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 2.98% higher than yesterday and 7.28% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 4.02% lower than yesterday and 3.89% 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.

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

Wall Street

Wall Street Client Positioning

Wall Street: Retail trader data shows 39.05% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.56 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 28.72% higher than yesterday and 37.60% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 17.72% lower than yesterday and 12.72% lower 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.

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

Ripple

Ripple Client Positioning

Ripple: Retail trader data shows 98.77% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 80.00 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 88.36% lower than yesterday and 91.84% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 88.89% lower than yesterday and 92.31% lower 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.

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

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