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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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Symbol Signal
Net Long Net Short
Change in
Longs Shorts OI
EUR/USD Bullish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 2%
Shorts 3%
OI 3%
Weekly change in
Longs -21%
Shorts 21%
OI 6%
USD/JPY Bearish
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 -27%
OI -4%
Weekly change in
Longs 5%
Shorts -31%
OI -10%
AUD/USD 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 AUD/USD-bearish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs -14%
Shorts 6%
OI -6%
Weekly change in
Longs 7%
Shorts -23%
OI -10%
GBP/USD 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 GBP/USD-bearish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs -24%
Shorts 35%
OI 9%
Weekly change in
Longs -8%
Shorts 18%
OI 9%
USD/CAD Bullish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 7%
Shorts 12%
OI 8%
Weekly change in
Longs -22%
Shorts -7%
OI -19%
NZD/USD 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 NZD/USD-bearish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs -15%
Shorts 2%
OI -5%
Weekly change in
Longs -24%
Shorts -10%
OI -16%
AUD/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 AUD/JPY-bearish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs 9%
Shorts -3%
OI 3%
Weekly change in
Longs 70%
Shorts -30%
OI 3%
EUR/CHF Bullish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -4%
Shorts 5%
OI -1%
Weekly change in
Longs -22%
Shorts 6%
OI -15%
EUR/GBP Mixed
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 22%
Shorts -32%
OI -11%
Weekly change in
Longs -8%
Shorts -1%
OI -5%
EUR/JPY 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/JPY-bearish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs 4%
Shorts -23%
OI -15%
Weekly change in
Longs -34%
Shorts -12%
OI -22%
GBP/JPY Bearish
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 GBP/JPY-bullish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs -3%
Shorts -11%
OI -7%
Weekly change in
Longs 10%
Shorts -13%
OI -4%
USD/CHF Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 6%
Shorts -4%
OI 5%
Weekly change in
Longs 19%
Shorts -17%
OI 12%
Gold Bullish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -5%
Shorts 17%
OI -1%
Weekly change in
Longs -6%
Shorts 24%
OI 0%
Silver Bullish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -2%
Shorts 17%
OI 1%
Weekly change in
Longs -5%
Shorts 27%
OI -2%
Oil - US Crude Bearish
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 Oil - US Crude-bullish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs 25%
Shorts -26%
OI -4%
Weekly change in
Longs 13%
Shorts -23%
OI -6%
US 500 Mixed
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -7%
Shorts 1%
OI -2%
Weekly change in
Longs 12%
Shorts -11%
OI -3%
Wall Street Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 4%
Shorts -6%
OI -2%
Weekly change in
Longs 11%
Shorts -18%
OI -8%
Germany 30 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 Germany 30-bearish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs 28%
Shorts -16%
OI 8%
Weekly change in
Longs 78%
Shorts -30%
OI 13%
FTSE 100 Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 49%
Shorts -33%
OI 23%
Weekly change in
Longs 52%
Shorts -33%
OI 25%
France 40 Bearish
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 France 40-bullish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs -2%
Shorts -28%
OI -13%
Weekly change in
Longs 28%
Shorts -47%
OI -14%
Bitcoin Bullish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 4%
Shorts 14%
OI 6%
Weekly change in
Longs 10%
Shorts 33%
OI 13%
Ethereum Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 6%
Shorts -4%
OI 5%
Weekly change in
Longs 7%
Shorts -12%
OI 5%
Ripple Bullish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 3%
Shorts 10%
OI 4%
Weekly change in
Longs 4%
Shorts 14%
OI 4%
Litecoin Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 2%
Shorts 0%
OI 2%
Weekly change in
Longs 3%
Shorts -5%
OI 2%
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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