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COT Report: Specs trim USD bearish bets. WTI Crude, SP-Mini net longs fall. Gold bets up

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Here is a short summary and this week’s links (below) to the latest Commitment of Traders changes that was released on Friday.

Currency Speculators reduced US Dollar bearish positions for 3rd week

Bitcoin Speculators cut back on their bearish net positions

WTI Crude Oil Speculators dropped their bullish bets

10-Year Note Speculators trimmed bearish positions

Gold Speculator bullish positions rebound after 3 down weeks

S&P500 Mini Speculators sharply dropped bullish net positions

Silver Speculators decreased their net positions for 3rd straight week

Copper Speculators added to their bullish net positions


Currency Speculators reduced US Dollar bearish positions for 3rd week

US Dollar net speculator positions leveled at $-8.17 billion as of Tuesday

The latest data for the weekly Commitment of Traders (COT) report, released by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on Friday, showed that large traders and currency speculators decreased their bets for the US dollar this week. See full article


WTI Crude Oil Speculators dropped their bullish bets for 2nd week

The non-commercial contracts of WTI crude futures totaled a net position of 689,366 contracts, according to data from this week. This was a slide of -22,895 contracts from the previous weekly total. See full article


Gold Speculator bullish positions rebound after 3 down weeks

The large speculator contracts of gold futures totaled a net position of 190,922 contracts. This was a weekly advance of 15,316 contracts from the previous week. See full article


10-Year Note Speculators trimmed bearish positions for 2nd week

The large speculator contracts of 10-year treasury note futures totaled a net position of -214,480 contracts. This was a weekly increase of 82,455 contracts from the previous week. See full article


Bitcoin Speculators cut back on their bearish net positions for 3rd week

Large cryptocurrency speculators reduced their bearish net positions in the Bitcoin futures markets this week. See full article


S&P500 Mini Speculators sharply dropped bullish net positions for 2nd week

Large stock market speculators cut back on their bullish net positions in the S&P500 Mini futures markets this week, according to the latest Commitment of Traders (COT) data. See full article


Silver Speculators decreased their net positions for 3rd straight week

The non-commercial contracts of silver futures totaled a net position of 5,320 contracts, according to data from this week. This was a weekly fall of -3,391 contracts from the previous totals. See full article


Copper Speculators slightly raised their bullish net positions this week

The large speculator contracts of copper futures totaled a net position of 47,301 contracts. This was a weekly boost of 2,553 contracts from the data of the previous week. See full article


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The Commitment of Traders report data is published in raw form every Friday by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and shows the futures positions of market participants as of the previous Tuesday (data is reported 3 days behind).

To learn more about this data please visit the CFTC website at http://www.cftc.gov/MarketReports/CommitmentsofTraders/index.htm

 

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