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IG Client Sentiment Report 2021-03-04 12:00

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IG Client Sentiment Report 2021-03-04 12:00
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SYMBOL

TRADING BIAS

NET-LONG%

NET-SHORT%

CHANGE IN LONGS

CHANGE IN SHORTS

CHANGE IN OI

AUD/JPY

MIXED

45.73%

54.27%

-19.40% Daily

14.76% Weekly

11.28% Daily

-1.38% Weekly

-5.22% Daily

5.40% Weekly

AUD/USD

MIXED

52.46%

47.54%

-7.27% Daily

53.64% Weekly

1.65% Daily

-23.11% Weekly

-3.23% Daily

4.20% Weekly

Bitcoin

BEARISH

70.01%

29.99%

-1.32% Daily

-10.73% Weekly

-2.39% Daily

-10.91% Weekly

-1.64% Daily

-10.79% Weekly

Oil - US Crude

MIXED

48.25%

51.75%

-17.27% Daily

6.82% Weekly

10.08% Daily

-18.71% Weekly

-5.07% Daily

-8.11% Weekly

Germany 30

MIXED

33.80%

66.20%

3.59% Daily

-38.09% Weekly

-27.66% Daily

12.79% Weekly

-19.44% Daily

-11.73% Weekly

Ethereum

BULLISH

87.16%

12.84%

-1.38% Daily

-9.60% Weekly

0.00% Daily

-0.68% Weekly

-1.21% Daily

-8.55% Weekly

EUR/CHF

BULLISH

48.38%

51.62%

0.00% Daily

3.47% Weekly

0.63% Daily

9.66% Weekly

0.33% Daily

6.57% Weekly

EUR/GBP

MIXED

57.83%

42.17%

0.29% Daily

-5.83% Weekly

-2.88% Daily

25.56% Weekly

-1.07% Daily

5.26% Weekly

EUR/JPY

BEARISH

52.86%

47.14%

9.01% Daily

39.84% Weekly

5.03% Daily

-2.80% Weekly

7.10% Daily

15.88% Weekly

EUR/USD

MIXED

44.83%

55.17%

-0.41% Daily

10.02% Weekly

4.53% Daily

-8.89% Weekly

2.25% Daily

-1.28% Weekly

France 40

BEARISH

39.24%

60.76%

1.40% Daily

34.48% Weekly

-16.04% Daily

-7.10% Weekly

-9.97% Daily

5.73% Weekly

FTSE 100

BEARISH

77.11%

22.89%

2.72% Daily

3.21% Weekly

-21.46% Daily

-11.79% Weekly

-4.04% Daily

-0.66% Weekly

GBP/JPY

MIXED

38.62%

61.38%

-16.58% Daily

21.83% Weekly

3.39% Daily

9.66% Weekly

-5.36% Daily

14.06% Weekly

GBP/USD

MIXED

51.85%

48.15%

-10.90% Daily

13.55% Weekly

0.06% Daily

-24.10% Weekly

-5.94% Daily

-8.34% Weekly

Gold

BEARISH

85.41%

14.59%

5.39% Daily

7.80% Weekly

-23.37% Daily

-19.85% Weekly

-0.08% Daily

2.63% Weekly

Litecoin

MIXED

87.50%

12.50%

-1.62% Daily

-9.23% Weekly

-18.75% Daily

4.00% Weekly

-4.15% Daily

-7.76% Weekly

NZD/USD

MIXED

42.82%

57.18%

-6.63% Daily

30.25% Weekly

6.98% Daily

-6.12% Weekly

0.70% Daily

6.63% Weekly

Silver

BEARISH

92.04%

7.96%

-2.24% Daily

-1.40% Weekly

-7.76% Daily

-33.53% Weekly

-2.71% Daily

-5.05% Weekly

US 500

BEARISH

54.47%

45.53%

13.39% Daily

26.30% Weekly

-14.47% Daily

-19.36% Weekly

-1.25% Daily

0.42% Weekly

USD/CAD

MIXED

67.09%

32.91%

10.53% Daily

1.08% Weekly

-17.27% Daily

15.73% Weekly

-0.48% Daily

5.48% Weekly

USD/CHF

MIXED

63.85%

36.15%

-4.10% Daily

-2.10% Weekly

-9.91% Daily

14.12% Weekly

-6.29% Daily

3.21% Weekly

USD/JPY

BULLISH

44.49%

55.51%

-9.85% Daily

-19.13% Weekly

-4.55% Daily

38.13% Weekly

-6.98% Daily

5.04% Weekly

Wall Street

BEARISH

46.10%

53.90%

19.21% Daily

83.93% Weekly

-16.68% Daily

-45.49% Weekly

-3.25% Daily

-19.32% Weekly

AUD/JPY

AUD/JPY Client Positioning

AUD/JPY: Retail trader data shows 45.73% 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 19.40% lower than yesterday and 14.76% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 11.28% higher than yesterday and 1.38% 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 52.46% 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 7.27% lower than yesterday and 53.64% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 1.65% higher than yesterday and 23.11% 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.

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 70.01% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 2.33 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 1.32% lower than yesterday and 10.73% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 2.39% lower than yesterday and 10.91% 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 48.25% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.07 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 17.27% lower than yesterday and 6.82% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 10.08% higher than yesterday and 18.71% 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.

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 Oil - US Crude trading bias.

Germany 30

Germany 30 Client Positioning

Germany 30: Retail trader data shows 33.80% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.96 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 3.59% higher than yesterday and 38.09% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 27.66% lower than yesterday and 12.79% 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 87.16% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 6.79 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 1.38% lower than yesterday and 9.60% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is unchanged than yesterday and 0.68% 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.

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 48.38% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.07 to 1. The number of traders net-long is unchanged than yesterday and 3.47% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 0.63% higher than yesterday and 9.66% higher from last week.

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

EUR/GBP

EUR/GBP Client Positioning

EUR/GBP: Retail trader data shows 57.83% 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 0.29% higher than yesterday and 5.83% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 2.88% lower than yesterday and 25.56% 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.

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/GBP trading bias.

EUR/JPY

EUR/JPY Client Positioning

EUR/JPY: Retail trader data shows 52.86% 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 9.01% higher than yesterday and 39.84% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 5.03% higher than yesterday and 2.80% 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.

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

EUR/USD

EUR/USD Client Positioning

EUR/USD: Retail trader data shows 44.83% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.23 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 0.41% lower than yesterday and 10.02% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 4.53% higher than yesterday and 8.89% 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 39.24% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.55 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 1.40% higher than yesterday and 34.48% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 16.04% lower than yesterday and 7.10% 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 77.11% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 3.37 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 2.72% higher than yesterday and 3.21% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 21.46% lower than yesterday and 11.79% 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 38.62% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.59 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 16.58% lower than yesterday and 21.83% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 3.39% higher than yesterday and 9.66% higher 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.

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 GBP/JPY trading bias.

GBP/USD

GBP/USD Client Positioning

GBP/USD: Retail trader data shows 51.85% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.08 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 10.90% lower than yesterday and 13.55% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 0.06% higher than yesterday and 24.10% 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 85.41% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 5.85 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 5.39% higher than yesterday and 7.80% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 23.37% lower than yesterday and 19.85% 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.

Litecoin

Litecoin Client Positioning

Litecoin: Retail trader data shows 87.50% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 7.00 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 1.62% lower than yesterday and 9.23% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 18.75% lower than yesterday and 4.00% higher 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 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 Litecoin trading bias.

NZD/USD

NZD/USD Client Positioning

NZD/USD: Retail trader data shows 42.82% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.34 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 6.63% lower than yesterday and 30.25% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 6.98% higher than yesterday and 6.12% 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 92.04% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 11.56 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 2.24% lower than yesterday and 1.40% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 7.76% lower than yesterday and 33.53% 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.

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 54.47% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.20 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 13.39% higher than yesterday and 26.30% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 14.47% lower than yesterday and 19.36% 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 67.09% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 2.04 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 10.53% higher than yesterday and 1.08% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 17.27% lower than yesterday and 15.73% 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 63.85% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.77 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 4.10% lower than yesterday and 2.10% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 9.91% lower than yesterday and 14.12% 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 44.49% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.25 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 9.85% lower than yesterday and 19.13% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 4.55% lower than yesterday and 38.13% 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.

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

Wall Street

Wall Street Client Positioning

Wall Street: Retail trader data shows 46.10% 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 19.21% higher than yesterday and 83.93% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 16.68% lower than yesterday and 45.49% 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.

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