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FTSE 100 IG Client Sentiment: Our data shows traders are now net-short FTSE 100 for the first time since Jun 09, 2020 when FTSE 100 traded near 6,346.00.

FTSE 100 Client Positioning

Number of traders net-short has increased by 20.76% from last week.

SYMBOL

TRADING BIAS

NET-LONG%

NET-SHORT%

CHANGE IN LONGS

CHANGE IN SHORTS

CHANGE IN OI

FTSE 100

BULLISH

49.96%

50.04%

-14.17% Daily

-14.02% Weekly

26.41% Daily

20.76% Weekly

2.26% Daily

0.46% Weekly

FTSE 100: Retail trader data shows 49.96% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.00 to 1. In fact, traders have remained net-short since Jun 09 when FTSE 100 traded near 6,346.00, price has moved 0.83% lower since then. The number of traders net-long is 14.17% lower than yesterday and 14.02% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 26.41% higher than yesterday and 20.76% higher from last week.

We typically take a contrarian view to crowd sentiment, and the fact traders are net-short suggests FTSE 100 prices may continue to rise.

Our data shows traders are now net-short FTSE 100 for the first time since Jun 09, 2020 when FTSE 100 traded near 6,346.00. 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.