Our data shows traders are now net-short USD/JPY for the first time since May 03, 2019 when USD/JPY traded near 111.08.

  


USD/JPY chart

Number of traders net-short has increased by 6.77% from last week.

SYMBOL

TRADING BIAS

NET-LONG%

NET-SHORT%

CHANGE IN LONGS

CHANGE IN SHORTS

CHANGE IN OI


USD/JPY

BULLISH

49.71%

50.29%

-8.24%
Daily

-3.92%
Weekly

24.53%
Daily

6.77%
Weekly

5.76%
Daily

1.17%
Weekly

USD/JPY: Retail trader data shows 49.71% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders short to long at 1.01 to 1. In fact, traders have remained net-short since May 03 when USD/JPY traded near 111.08, price has moved 3.00% lower since then. The number of traders net-long is 8.24% lower than yesterday and 3.92% lower from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 24.53% higher than yesterday and 6.77% higher from last week. We typically take a contrarian view to crowd sentiment, and the fact traders are net-short suggests USD/JPY prices may continue to rise. Our data shows traders are now net-short USD/JPY for the first time since May 03, 2019 when USD/JPY traded near 111.08. Traders are further net-short than yesterday and last week, and the combination of current sentiment and recent changes gives us a stronger USD/JPY-bullish contrarian trading bias.



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