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Longs Shorts OI
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 5%
Shorts -6%
OI 0%
Weekly change in
Longs 4%
Shorts 4%
OI 4%
USD/JPY 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 USD/JPY-bullish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs -25%
Shorts 33%
OI 8%
Weekly change in
Longs -22%
Shorts 49%
OI 16%
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 7%
Shorts -15%
OI -3%
Weekly change in
Longs 7%
Shorts -12%
OI -1%
GBP/USD Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 9%
Shorts -20%
OI -2%
Weekly change in
Longs 21%
Shorts -20%
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 -8%
Shorts 2%
OI -5%
Weekly change in
Longs 24%
Shorts -23%
OI 3%
NZD/USD Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 32%
Shorts -13%
OI 4%
Weekly change in
Longs 17%
Shorts -23%
OI -8%
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 11%
Shorts -13%
OI -2%
Weekly change in
Longs 5%
Shorts -13%
OI -4%
EUR/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 EUR/CHF-bullish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs 0%
Shorts 2%
OI 1%
Weekly change in
Longs 31%
Shorts -23%
OI 5%
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 -2%
Shorts 0%
OI -1%
Weekly change in
Longs -7%
Shorts 8%
OI -2%
EUR/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 EUR/JPY-bearish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs -18%
Shorts 23%
OI 2%
Weekly change in
Longs -9%
Shorts 19%
OI 6%
GBP/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 GBP/JPY-bearish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs -11%
Shorts 11%
OI 1%
Weekly change in
Longs -2%
Shorts 2%
OI 1%
USD/CHF 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/CHF-bullish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs 3%
Shorts -4%
OI 1%
Weekly change in
Longs 39%
Shorts -36%
OI 4%
Gold Bullish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -3%
Shorts 5%
OI -1%
Weekly change in
Longs -7%
Shorts 54%
OI 3%
Silver Mixed
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -1%
Shorts -5%
OI -2%
Weekly change in
Longs -1%
Shorts 36%
OI 3%
Oil - US Crude 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 Oil - US Crude-bullish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs -2%
Shorts 8%
OI 4%
Weekly change in
Longs -14%
Shorts 12%
OI 1%
US 500 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 US 500-bearish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs -4%
Shorts -2%
OI -3%
Weekly change in
Longs -8%
Shorts -8%
OI -8%
Wall Street 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 Wall Street-bullish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs -1%
Shorts -13%
OI -8%
Weekly change in
Longs -22%
Shorts 22%
OI -3%
Germany 30 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 Germany 30-bearish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs 13%
Shorts -10%
OI -1%
Weekly change in
Longs -21%
Shorts 31%
OI 1%
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 2%
Shorts -13%
OI -3%
Weekly change in
Longs -28%
Shorts 76%
OI -11%
France 40 Mixed
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 2%
Shorts -21%
OI -12%
Weekly change in
Longs -16%
Shorts 27%
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