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Longs Shorts OI
EUR/USD Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 12%
Shorts -7%
OI 1%
Weekly change in
Longs 16%
Shorts -4%
OI 4%
USD/JPY Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 3%
Shorts -4%
OI 0%
Weekly change in
Longs 8%
Shorts -3%
OI 3%
AUD/USD Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 3%
Shorts -13%
OI -6%
Weekly change in
Longs 14%
Shorts -8%
OI 1%
GBP/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 GBP/USD-bearish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs 17%
Shorts -22%
OI -8%
Weekly change in
Longs -4%
Shorts 8%
OI 2%
USD/CAD Bullish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -13%
Shorts 7%
OI -8%
Weekly change in
Longs -5%
Shorts -2%
OI -4%
NZD/USD Bullish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -30%
Shorts 6%
OI -9%
Weekly change in
Longs -18%
Shorts 8%
OI -2%
AUD/JPY Mixed
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -25%
Shorts -17%
OI -20%
Weekly change in
Longs -4%
Shorts -21%
OI -15%
EUR/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 EUR/CHF-bullish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs 8%
Shorts -21%
OI -1%
Weekly change in
Longs 20%
Shorts -32%
OI 1%
EUR/GBP 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/GBP-bearish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs 10%
Shorts 1%
OI 7%
Weekly change in
Longs 147%
Shorts -29%
OI 41%
EUR/JPY Bullish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -20%
Shorts 3%
OI -7%
Weekly change in
Longs -23%
Shorts -16%
OI -19%
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 -3%
Shorts -28%
OI -19%
Weekly change in
Longs 13%
Shorts -3%
OI 4%
USD/CHF Bullish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 0%
Shorts 7%
OI 2%
Weekly change in
Longs -4%
Shorts 39%
OI 6%
Gold Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 3%
Shorts -10%
OI 1%
Weekly change in
Longs 13%
Shorts 1%
OI 11%
Silver Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 1%
Shorts -4%
OI 1%
Weekly change in
Longs 9%
Shorts 8%
OI 9%
Oil - US Crude 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 Oil - US Crude-bearish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs 1%
Shorts -7%
OI -3%
Weekly change in
Longs 19%
Shorts -19%
OI -4%
US 500 Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs 11%
Shorts -9%
OI -2%
Weekly change in
Longs 28%
Shorts -11%
OI 2%
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 29%
Shorts -17%
OI -4%
Weekly change in
Longs 38%
Shorts -12%
OI 2%
Germany 30 Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -4%
Shorts -23%
OI -16%
Weekly change in
Longs 80%
Shorts -29%
OI -6%
FTSE 100 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 FTSE 100-bearish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs 2%
Shorts -14%
OI -4%
Weekly change in
Longs 42%
Shorts -33%
OI 0%
France 40 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 France 40-bearish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs 20%
Shorts -20%
OI -5%
Weekly change in
Longs 13%
Shorts -26%
OI -12%
Bitcoin Bearish
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -6%
Shorts -17%
OI -8%
Weekly change in
Longs -1%
Shorts -24%
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 -9%
Shorts 14%
OI -7%
Weekly change in
Longs -10%
Shorts 5%
OI -8%
Ripple 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 Ripple-bearish contrarian trading bias.

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Daily change in
Longs -88%
Shorts -88%
OI -88%
Weekly change in
Longs -91%
Shorts -92%
OI -91%
Litecoin Mixed
Net Long
Net Short
Daily change in
Longs -3%
Shorts 4%
OI -3%
Weekly change in
Longs -6%
Shorts -26%
OI -8%
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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