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EUR/USD Bullish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -8%
Shorts 8%
OI 2%
Weekly change in
Longs -3%
Shorts 2%
OI 0%
USD/JPY 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 USD/JPY-bearish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs -8%
Shorts 5%
OI -2%
Weekly change in
Longs -6%
Shorts 8%
OI 0%
AUD/USD Bullish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -11%
Shorts 16%
OI 4%
Weekly change in
Longs -15%
Shorts 6%
OI -3%
GBP/USD Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 0%
Shorts -5%
OI -2%
Weekly change in
Longs -4%
Shorts -11%
OI -8%
USD/CAD Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -2%
Shorts -20%
OI -6%
Weekly change in
Longs 12%
Shorts -10%
OI 8%
NZD/USD Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 16%
Shorts -3%
OI 4%
Weekly change in
Longs 10%
Shorts 2%
OI 5%
AUD/JPY Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 17%
Shorts 6%
OI 10%
Weekly change in
Longs 11%
Shorts 0%
OI 4%
EUR/CHF Mixed
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -2%
Shorts 10%
OI 3%
Weekly change in
Longs 20%
Shorts 14%
OI 17%
EUR/GBP Bullish
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/GBP-bullish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs -18%
Shorts -2%
OI -11%
Weekly change in
Longs -17%
Shorts -5%
OI -11%
EUR/JPY Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 21%
Shorts -6%
OI 4%
Weekly change in
Longs 48%
Shorts -15%
OI 4%
GBP/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 GBP/JPY-bearish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs -4%
Shorts -22%
OI -16%
Weekly change in
Longs -3%
Shorts -12%
OI -9%
USD/CHF Mixed
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 0%
Shorts 8%
OI 2%
Weekly change in
Longs 10%
Shorts 2%
OI 8%
Gold Bullish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -5%
Shorts 33%
OI 3%
Weekly change in
Longs -9%
Shorts 46%
OI 0%
Silver Bullish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -6%
Shorts 30%
OI -2%
Weekly change in
Longs -6%
Shorts 99%
OI 1%
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 21%
Shorts -13%
OI 3%
Weekly change in
Longs 21%
Shorts -15%
OI 2%
US 500 Mixed
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -6%
Shorts -2%
OI -4%
Weekly change in
Longs 6%
Shorts -11%
OI -6%
Wall Street Bullish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -8%
Shorts 13%
OI 8%
Weekly change in
Longs -40%
Shorts 23%
OI 2%
Germany 30 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 Germany 30-bearish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs -9%
Shorts -1%
OI -4%
Weekly change in
Longs -25%
Shorts 8%
OI -6%
FTSE 100 Bullish
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 -6%
Shorts 1%
OI -2%
Weekly change in
Longs -38%
Shorts 42%
OI -10%
France 40 Mixed
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -1%
Shorts -6%
OI -5%
Weekly change in
Longs -26%
Shorts 3%
OI -4%
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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