Wall Street Client Positioning

Number of traders net-short has decreased by 1.88% from last week.

SYMBOL

TRADING BIAS

NET-LONG%

NET-SHORT%

CHANGE IN LONGS

CHANGE IN SHORTS

CHANGE IN OI


Wall Street

BEARISH

50.74%

49.26%

14.93%
Daily

12.25%
Weekly

-2.94%
Daily

-1.88%
Weekly

5.37%
Daily

4.81%
Weekly

Wall Street: Retail trader data shows 50.74% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 1.03 to 1. In fact, traders have remained net-long since Jun 16 when Wall Street traded near 26,276.60, price has moved 2.89% lower since then. The number of traders net-long is 14.93% higher than yesterday and 12.25% higher from last week, while the number of traders net-short is 2.94% lower than yesterday and 1.88% lower from last week.

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

Our data shows traders are now net-long Wall Street for the first time since Jun 16, 2020 15:00 GMT when Wall Street traded near 26,276.60. Traders are further net-long than yesterday and last week, and the combination of current sentiment and recent changes gives us a stronger Wall Street-bearish contrarian trading bias.



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