Number of merchants net-short has elevated by 9.26% from final week.
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GBP/USD: Retail dealer knowledge reveals 49.80% of merchants are net-long with the ratio of merchants brief to lengthy at 1.01 to 1. In reality, merchants have remained net-short since Oct 17 when GBP/USD traded close to 1.14, value has moved 0.98% increased since then. The variety of merchants net-long is 20.88% decrease than yesterday and seven.12% decrease from final week, whereas the variety of merchants net-short is 25.29% increased than yesterday and 9.26% increased from final week.
We sometimes take a contrarian view to crowd sentiment, and the very fact merchants are net-short suggests GBP/USD costs might proceed to rise.
Our knowledge reveals merchants at the moment are net-short GBP/USD for the primary time since Oct 17, 2022 19:00 GMT when GBP/USD traded close to 1.14. Traders are additional net-short than yesterday and final week, and the mix of present sentiment and up to date adjustments offers us a stronger GBP/USD-bullish contrarian buying and selling bias.