GBPUSD value and sentiment evaluation:
Retail dealer sentiment information present a rise in net-long GBPUSD positions.
A contrarian view of crowd sentiment suggests that would imply additional falls to come back.
Retail merchants enhance GBPUSD net-long positions
As GBPUSD falls on opposition to the proposed Brexit deal reached by UK Prime Minister Theresa Could with the EU, retail dealer information present that 67.6% of merchants are now net-long the pair, with the ratio of merchants lengthy to quick at 2.08 to 1. In truth, merchants have remained net-long since September 20, when GBPUSD traded close to 1.30463; the value has moved 2.1% decrease since then. The variety of merchants net-long is 11.2% increased than yesterday and 18.zero% increased from final week, whereas the variety of merchants net-short is solely zero.5% increased than yesterday and seven.7% decrease from final week.
At DailyFX, we sometimes take a contrarian view to crowd sentiment, and the very fact merchants are net-long suggests the GBPUSD value could proceed to fall. Merchants are additional net-long than yesterday and final week, and the mixture of present sentiment and up to date adjustments provides us a stronger GBPUSD-bearish contrarian buying and selling bias.
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