Number of traders net-short has decreased by 34.14% from last week.
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EUR/JPY: Retail trader data shows 50.61% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.02 to 1. In fact, traders have remained net-long since Oct 19 when EUR/JPY traded near 124.10, price has moved 1.44% lower since then. The number of traders net-long is 22.79% higher than yesterday and 45.85% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 22.75% lower than yesterday and 34.14% lower from last week.
We typically take a contrarian view to crowd sentiment, and the fact traders are net-long suggests EUR/JPY prices may continue to fall.
Our data shows traders are now net-long EUR/JPY for the first time since Oct 19, 2020 13:00 GMT when EUR/JPY traded near 124.10. 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.