Number of traders net-short has increased by 18.31% from last week.
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USD/CHF: Retail trader data shows 49.19% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.03 to 1. In fact, traders have remained net-short since Apr 15 when USD/CHF traded near 0.97, price has moved 0.73% higher since then. The number of traders net-long is 2.52% higher than yesterday and 10.62% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 18.87% higher than yesterday and 18.31% higher from last week.
We typically take a contrarian view to crowd sentiment, and the fact traders are net-short suggests USD/CHF prices may continue to rise.
Our data shows traders are now net-short USD/CHF for the first time since Apr 15, 2020 when USD/CHF traded near 0.97. 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.