Our data shows traders are now at their most net-long Gold since Oct 30 when Gold traded near 1,878.85.

  


Gold Client Positioning

Number of traders net-short has decreased by 24.17% from last week.

SYMBOL

TRADING BIAS

NET-LONG%

NET-SHORT%

CHANGE IN LONGS

CHANGE IN SHORTS

CHANGE IN OI


Gold

BEARISH

84.80%

15.20%

9.35%
Daily

-3.77%
Weekly

-36.14%
Daily

-24.17%
Weekly

-1.34%
Daily

-7.55%
Weekly

Gold: Retail trader data shows 84.80% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 5.58 to 1. Our data shows traders are now at their most net-long Gold since Oct 30 when Gold traded near 1,878.85. The number of traders net-long is 9.35% higher than yesterday and 3.77% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 36.14% lower than yesterday and 24.17% lower from last week.

We typically take a contrarian view to crowd sentiment, and the fact traders are net-long suggests Gold prices may continue to fall.

Traders are further net-long than yesterday and last week, and the combination of current sentiment and recent changes gives us a stronger Gold-bearish contrarian trading bias.





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