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EUR/USD Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Sentiment chart

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

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Daily change in
Longs 2%
Shorts -6%
OI -2%
Weekly change in
Longs 61%
Shorts -39%
OI -5%
USD/JPY Mixed
Net Long
Net Short
Sentiment chart

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.

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Daily change in
Longs 12%
Shorts -8%
OI 0%
Weekly change in
Longs -32%
Shorts 21%
OI -11%
AUD/USD Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Sentiment chart

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.

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Daily change in
Longs -2%
Shorts -7%
OI -4%
Weekly change in
Longs 49%
Shorts -49%
OI -9%
GBP/USD Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 3%
Shorts -8%
OI -1%
Weekly change in
Longs 72%
Shorts -46%
OI -6%
USD/CAD Bullish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -11%
Shorts -1%
OI -8%
Weekly change in
Longs -31%
Shorts 23%
OI -20%
NZD/USD Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Sentiment chart

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.

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Daily change in
Longs 8%
Shorts -11%
OI -2%
Weekly change in
Longs 14%
Shorts -17%
OI -3%
AUD/JPY Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -6%
Shorts -9%
OI -8%
Weekly change in
Longs -9%
Shorts -24%
OI -19%
EUR/CHF Bullish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -14%
Shorts 8%
OI -8%
Weekly change in
Longs -10%
Shorts 0%
OI -7%
EUR/GBP Mixed
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -4%
Shorts 7%
OI 0%
Weekly change in
Longs 10%
Shorts 6%
OI 9%
EUR/JPY Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -10%
Shorts -18%
OI -15%
Weekly change in
Longs -12%
Shorts -25%
OI -20%
GBP/JPY Mixed
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -31%
Shorts -20%
OI -25%
Weekly change in
Longs -11%
Shorts -29%
OI -23%
USD/CHF Bullish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -11%
Shorts 15%
OI -3%
Weekly change in
Longs -35%
Shorts 57%
OI -18%
Gold Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 13%
Shorts -10%
OI 9%
Weekly change in
Longs 31%
Shorts -37%
OI 11%
Oil - US Crude Bullish
Net Long
Net Short
Sentiment chart

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.

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Daily change in
Longs -14%
Shorts -12%
OI -13%
Weekly change in
Longs -25%
Shorts -13%
OI -19%
US 500 Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 1%
Shorts 1%
OI 1%
Weekly change in
Longs 7%
Shorts -12%
OI -5%
Wall Street Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Sentiment chart

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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Daily change in
Longs 8%
Shorts -5%
OI 3%
Weekly change in
Longs 29%
Shorts -20%
OI 4%
Germany 30 Bullish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -2%
Shorts 3%
OI 1%
Weekly change in
Longs -32%
Shorts 9%
OI -5%
FTSE 100 Mixed
Net Long
Net Short
Sentiment chart

Traders are further net-short than yesterday and last week, and the combination of current sentiment and recent changes gives us a stronger FTSE 100-bullish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs 8%
Shorts -10%
OI -1%
Weekly change in
Longs -19%
Shorts 22%
OI -4%
France 40 Bullish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -6%
Shorts 1%
OI 0%
Weekly change in
Longs -31%
Shorts 14%
OI 0%
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Using Trader Sentiment for Forex, Stocks & Commodities

Trader sentiment can be used to determine positioning across a range of assets. Our forex market sentiment indicator shows the percentage of traders going long and short, how sentiment is shifting, and whether the overall signal is bullish, bearish or mixed.

Sentiment may improve technical analysis and enable more consistent trading, particularly for those looking to trade against the consensus. Find out more with our guide to trading with IG client sentiment data, as well as how to approach sentiment analysis in forex trading