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  • #Euro area stocks may be preparing to break the four-month uptrend built around hopes for a US-China trade deal and an orderly #Brexit outcome. Get your market update from @IlyaSpivak here: https://t.co/ujlCJiXLvh https://t.co/INdFtsrTTF
  • What is the top market moving theme for the coming week? I disagree with the majority. '$EURUSD, $GBPUSD and $AUDUSD Top Volatility Candidates With #Fed, #Election, #TradeWar' https://www.dailyfx.com/forex/video/daily_news_report/2019/12/07/EURUSD-GBPUSD-and-AUDUSD-Top-Volatility-Candidates-On-Fed-Election-Trade-War.html?CHID=9&QPID=917719 https://t.co/Q1dbZVN5Us
  • The Australian Dollar was focused on its home country in the past week, but that is likely to change sharply in the days ahead with major global risk events coming up. Get your $AUDUSD market update from @DavidCottleFX here: https://t.co/yZz3hCyVMx https://t.co/1xw1JHwd7l
  • The #Euro broke chart resistance, threatening to challenge the bounds of its longer -term downtrend against the $USD. Bulls may find it premature to celebrate however. Get your market update from @IlyaSpivak here: https://t.co/VfR13llYbW https://t.co/LiWTvIygxc
  • The $USD appears to be stalling against the Singapore Dollar, Malaysian Ringgit, Indonesian Rupiah and Philippine Peso, but technical analysis may still favor USD strength. Get your market update from @ddubrovskyFX here:https://t.co/AZp98MoXKo https://t.co/jgZMUFVGJB
  • The Indian Rupee soared after the Reserve Bank of India surprised with a rate hold. $USDINR may climb as support reinstates the uptrend ahead of Indian CPI and global trade tensions. Get your market update from @ddubrovskyFX here:https://t.co/QEOabsDfMn https://t.co/rqn8Zjrvkv
  • #Gold closed lower after paring early-week gains post-NFP on Friday. But will price finally break support? These are levels that matter on the $XAUUSD weekly chart. Get your $gld technical analysis from @MBForex here: https://t.co/RILBGhLAQZ https://t.co/q5znMUlEQA
  • German Bund Yields Update: 2-Year: -0.639% 3-Year: -0.651% 5-Year: -0.548% 7-Year: -0.480% 10-Year: -0.290% 30-Year: 0.228%
  • The $AUD erased half of November’s down move in a mere two days but the dominant trend bias continues to favor weakness ahead. Get your market update from @IlyaSpivak here:https://t.co/ShYksfNXyS https://t.co/OVhyNgLRn5
  • We were almost there, but the $SPX fell short of a >1.0% daily change. That raises the tally to 39 consecutive trading days without a climb or fall of even a moderate measure https://t.co/ibt82dBGmh

IG Client Sentiment

View current trader sentiment and discover who is going long and short, the percentage change over time, and whether market signals are bullish or bearish.
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EUR/USD 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 EUR/USD-bullish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs 0%
Shorts -19%
OI -11%
Weekly change in
Longs -24%
Shorts 20%
OI -7%
USD/JPY 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 USD/JPY-bearish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs 6%
Shorts -13%
OI -3%
Weekly change in
Longs 30%
Shorts -32%
OI -7%
AUD/USD Bullish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -6%
Shorts -1%
OI -4%
Weekly change in
Longs -23%
Shorts 33%
OI -6%
GBP/USD Bullish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -8%
Shorts -3%
OI -5%
Weekly change in
Longs -16%
Shorts 27%
OI 4%
USD/CAD 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/CAD-bullish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs -36%
Shorts -3%
OI -18%
Weekly change in
Longs 0%
Shorts -36%
OI -26%
NZD/USD Bullish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -15%
Shorts 4%
OI -4%
Weekly change in
Longs -21%
Shorts 70%
OI 20%
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AUD/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 AUD/JPY-bullish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs -2%
Shorts -7%
OI -4%
Weekly change in
Longs -4%
Shorts 5%
OI -1%
EUR/CHF Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 3%
Shorts -9%
OI -2%
Weekly change in
Longs 29%
Shorts -27%
OI -2%
EUR/GBP Mixed
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/GBP-bearish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs -7%
Shorts -3%
OI -6%
Weekly change in
Longs 11%
Shorts -14%
OI 3%
EUR/JPY Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Sentiment chart

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

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Daily change in
Longs -2%
Shorts -14%
OI -8%
Weekly change in
Longs -12%
Shorts -20%
OI -16%
GBP/JPY Mixed
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -13%
Shorts -7%
OI -10%
Weekly change in
Longs -5%
Shorts -18%
OI -12%
USD/CHF 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/CHF-bullish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs -13%
Shorts -9%
OI -12%
Weekly change in
Longs 132%
Shorts -69%
OI -13%
Gold Mixed
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 4%
Shorts -24%
OI -4%
Weekly change in
Longs -7%
Shorts -6%
OI -7%
Silver Mixed
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -2%
Shorts 15%
OI -1%
Weekly change in
Longs 2%
Shorts -5%
OI 1%
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 5%
Shorts -18%
OI -10%
Weekly change in
Longs -44%
Shorts 65%
OI -8%
US 500 Mixed
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -12%
Shorts 3%
OI -1%
Weekly change in
Longs 12%
Shorts -8%
OI -4%
Wall Street Mixed
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -32%
Shorts 19%
OI -1%
Weekly change in
Longs 0%
Shorts -3%
OI -2%
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Germany 30 Mixed
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -17%
Shorts 6%
OI -2%
Weekly change in
Longs 22%
Shorts -8%
OI -1%
France 40 Mixed
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -24%
Shorts 14%
OI 3%
Weekly change in
Longs 0%
Shorts -6%
OI -5%
Bitcoin Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 1%
Shorts -6%
OI 0%
Weekly change in
Longs -6%
Shorts -15%
OI -7%
Ethereum 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 Ethereum-bearish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs 0%
Shorts 2%
OI 0%
Weekly change in
Longs -1%
Shorts 0%
OI -1%
Ripple Mixed
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 1%
Shorts 8%
OI 1%
Weekly change in
Longs 1%
Shorts -15%
OI 1%
Litecoin Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 0%
Shorts -4%
OI 0%
Weekly change in
Longs 3%
Shorts -8%
OI 2%

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

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