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IG Client Sentiment Report 2020-02-23 00:00

IG Client Sentiment Report 2020-02-23 00:00

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Summary Table

IG Client Sentiment Report 2020-02-23 00:00

SYMBOL

TRADING BIAS

NET-LONG%

NET-SHORT%

CHANGE IN LONGS

CHANGE IN SHORTS

CHANGE IN OI

AUD/JPY

BEARISH

64.27%

35.73%

-2.88% Daily

-5.59% Weekly

-18.75% Daily

-14.21% Weekly

-9.21% Daily

-8.86% Weekly

AUD/USD

BEARISH

78.79%

21.21%

-4.36% Daily

5.27% Weekly

-28.45% Daily

-19.96% Weekly

-10.73% Daily

-1.33% Weekly

Bitcoin

MIXED

85.29%

14.71%

1.18% Daily

1.81% Weekly

9.09% Daily

-16.00% Weekly

2.27% Daily

-1.27% Weekly

Oil - US Crude

MIXED

78.54%

21.46%

-1.40% Daily

-18.93% Weekly

-16.17% Daily

7.59% Weekly

-4.99% Daily

-14.40% Weekly

Germany 30

MIXED

26.10%

73.90%

-22.41% Daily

37.72% Weekly

-21.48% Daily

-26.24% Weekly

-21.73% Daily

-16.06% Weekly

Ethereum

BULLISH

89.25%

10.75%

0.44% Daily

-2.57% Weekly

13.22% Daily

0.74% Weekly

1.68% Daily

-2.23% Weekly

EUR/CHF

MIXED

87.46%

12.54%

-1.84% Daily

5.02% Weekly

-14.29% Daily

13.51% Weekly

-3.60% Daily

6.01% Weekly

EUR/GBP

BULLISH

64.68%

35.32%

-7.69% Daily

-15.70% Weekly

-5.23% Daily

43.93% Weekly

-6.84% Daily

-1.25% Weekly

EUR/JPY

MIXED

47.31%

52.69%

-3.91% Daily

-31.48% Weekly

-8.97% Daily

-3.18% Weekly

-6.64% Daily

-19.00% Weekly

EUR/USD

BULLISH

75.21%

24.79%

-14.70% Daily

-5.72% Weekly

-5.53% Daily

19.92% Weekly

-12.60% Daily

-0.45% Weekly

France 40

MIXED

24.46%

75.54%

-11.30% Daily

17.24% Weekly

-11.02% Daily

-14.63% Weekly

-11.09% Daily

-8.55% Weekly

GBP/JPY

MIXED

42.22%

57.78%

5.07% Daily

-3.80% Weekly

-17.68% Daily

0.65% Weekly

-9.40% Daily

-1.28% Weekly

GBP/USD

MIXED

69.41%

30.59%

-18.62% Daily

10.02% Weekly

-5.66% Daily

-27.34% Weekly

-15.05% Daily

-4.93% Weekly

Gold

BULLISH

59.40%

40.60%

-7.25% Daily

0.08% Weekly

0.64% Daily

18.58% Weekly

-4.20% Daily

6.85% Weekly

Litecoin

BULLISH

89.08%

10.92%

1.06% Daily

-4.83% Weekly

34.62% Daily

18.64% Weekly

3.89% Daily

-2.73% Weekly

NZD/USD

BEARISH

70.96%

29.04%

-1.09% Daily

1.11% Weekly

-30.70% Daily

-31.65% Weekly

-12.01% Daily

-11.25% Weekly

Silver

BULLISH

88.37%

11.63%

-3.94% Daily

5.03% Weekly

0.65% Daily

102.63% Weekly

-3.43% Daily

11.26% Weekly

US 500

BEARISH

28.42%

71.58%

-0.40% Daily

17.43% Weekly

-2.66% Daily

-8.75% Weekly

-2.03% Daily

-2.58% Weekly

USD/CAD

MIXED

26.27%

73.73%

-22.70% Daily

3.32% Weekly

-18.94% Daily

-35.24% Weekly

-19.96% Daily

-28.20% Weekly

USD/CHF

MIXED

62.26%

37.74%

-8.71% Daily

-22.26% Weekly

-21.36% Daily

9.01% Weekly

-13.94% Daily

-12.82% Weekly

USD/JPY

MIXED

34.81%

65.19%

-4.25% Daily

-14.52% Weekly

-11.90% Daily

3.41% Weekly

-9.38% Daily

-3.63% Weekly

Wall Street

MIXED

35.08%

64.92%

-5.29% Daily

9.39% Weekly

-2.89% Daily

-14.01% Weekly

-3.75% Daily

-7.03% Weekly

Ripple

MIXED

96.82%

3.18%

0.69% Daily

1.08% Weekly

2.38% Daily

-36.76% Weekly

0.75% Daily

-0.81% Weekly

AUD/JPY

AUD/JPY Client Positioning

AUD/JPY: Retail trader data shows 64.27% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.80 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 2.88% lower than yesterday and 5.59% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 18.75% lower than yesterday and 14.21% 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 78.79% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 3.72 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 4.36% lower than yesterday and 5.27% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 28.45% lower than yesterday and 19.96% 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 85.29% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 5.80 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 1.18% higher than yesterday and 1.81% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 9.09% higher than yesterday and 16.00% 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 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 Bitcoin trading bias.

Oil - US Crude

Oil - US Crude Client Positioning

Oil - US Crude: Retail trader data shows 78.54% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 3.66 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 1.40% lower than yesterday and 18.93% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 16.17% lower than yesterday and 7.59% 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 26.10% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 2.83 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 22.41% lower than yesterday and 37.72% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 21.48% lower than yesterday and 26.24% 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.

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 Germany 30 trading bias.

Ethereum

Ethereum Client Positioning

Ethereum: Retail trader data shows 89.25% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 8.30 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 0.44% higher than yesterday and 2.57% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 13.22% higher than yesterday and 0.74% 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 87.46% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 6.98 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 1.84% lower than yesterday and 5.02% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 14.29% lower than yesterday and 13.51% 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 64.68% 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 7.69% lower than yesterday and 15.70% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 5.23% lower than yesterday and 43.93% 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 47.31% 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 3.91% lower than yesterday and 31.48% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 8.97% lower than yesterday and 3.18% 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 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/JPY trading bias.

EUR/USD

EUR/USD Client Positioning

EUR/USD: Retail trader data shows 75.21% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 3.03 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 14.70% lower than yesterday and 5.72% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 5.53% lower than yesterday and 19.92% higher 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.

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

France 40

France 40 Client Positioning

France 40: Retail trader data shows 24.46% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 3.09 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 11.30% lower than yesterday and 17.24% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 11.02% lower than yesterday and 14.63% 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.

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 France 40 trading bias.

GBP/JPY

GBP/JPY Client Positioning

GBP/JPY: Retail trader data shows 42.22% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.37 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 5.07% higher than yesterday and 3.80% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 17.68% lower than yesterday and 0.65% 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 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/JPY trading bias.

GBP/USD

GBP/USD Client Positioning

GBP/USD: Retail trader data shows 69.41% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 2.27 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 18.62% lower than yesterday and 10.02% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 5.66% lower than yesterday and 27.34% 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 59.40% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.46 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 7.25% lower than yesterday and 0.08% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 0.64% higher than yesterday and 18.58% 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.

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

Litecoin

Litecoin Client Positioning

Litecoin: Retail trader data shows 89.08% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 8.16 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 1.06% higher than yesterday and 4.83% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 34.62% higher than yesterday and 18.64% 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.

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

NZD/USD

NZD/USD Client Positioning

NZD/USD: Retail trader data shows 70.96% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 2.44 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 1.09% lower than yesterday and 1.11% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 30.70% lower than yesterday and 31.65% 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 88.37% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 7.60 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 3.94% lower than yesterday and 5.03% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 0.65% higher than yesterday and 102.63% 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 28.42% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 2.52 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 0.40% lower than yesterday and 17.43% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 2.66% lower than yesterday and 8.75% 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 26.27% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 2.81 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 22.70% lower than yesterday and 3.32% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 18.94% lower than yesterday and 35.24% lower from last week.

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

USD/CHF

USD/CHF Client Positioning

USD/CHF: Retail trader data shows 62.26% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.65 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 8.71% lower than yesterday and 22.26% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 21.36% lower than yesterday and 9.01% 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 34.81% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.87 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 4.25% lower than yesterday and 14.52% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 11.90% lower than yesterday and 3.41% 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.

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 USD/JPY trading bias.

Wall Street

Wall Street Client Positioning

Wall Street: Retail trader data shows 35.08% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.85 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 5.29% lower than yesterday and 9.39% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 2.89% lower than yesterday and 14.01% 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.

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 Wall Street trading bias.

Ripple

Ripple Client Positioning

Ripple: Retail trader data shows 96.82% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 30.44 to 1. The number of traders net-long is 0.69% higher than yesterday and 1.08% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 2.38% higher than yesterday and 36.76% 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.

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 Ripple trading bias.

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