Number of traders net-short has increased by 86.60% from last week.
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EUR/USD: Retail trader data shows 28.82% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 2.47 to 1. Our data shows traders are now at their least net-long EUR/USD since Mar 05 when EUR/USD traded near 1.12. The number of traders net-long is 17.33% lower than yesterday and 54.03% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 6.66% higher than yesterday and 86.60% higher from last week.
We typically take a contrarian view to crowd sentiment, and the fact traders are net-short suggests EUR/USD prices may continue to rise.
Traders are further net-short than yesterday and last week, and the combination of current sentiment and recent changes gives us a stronger EUR/USD-bullish contrarian trading bias.