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Speculators cut US Dollar bullish bets to lowest since September

  By CountingPips.com – Get our weekly COT Reports by Email US Dollar net speculator positions fell to $8.32 billion last week 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 sharply reduced their combined bullish bets […]

WTI Crude Oil Speculators boosted their bullish net positions last week

By CountingPips.com – Get our weekly COT Reports by Email WTI Crude Oil Non-Commercial Positions: Large speculators sharply raised their bullish net positions in the WTI crude oil futures markets last week, according to the latest Commitment of Traders (COT) data released by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on Friday. The non-commercial contracts of WTI […]

Gold Speculators sharply raised bullish net positions after 3 down weeks

By CountingPips.com – Get our weekly COT Reports by Email Gold Non-Commercial Positions: Large speculators boosted their bullish net positions in the gold futures markets last week following three weeks of substantial declines, according to the latest Commitment of Traders (COT) data released by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on Friday. The non-commercial futures contracts […]

10 Year Treasury Note Speculators continued to sharply increase bets last week

By CountingPips.com – Get our weekly COT Reports by Email 10 Year Treasury Note Non-Commercial Positions: Large speculators sharply increased their net positions in the 10-year treasury note futures markets last week for a third consecutive week, according to the latest Commitment of Traders (COT) data released by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on Friday. […]

Copper Speculators added to bullish net positions for 2nd week

By CountingPips.com – Get our weekly COT Reports by Email Copper Non-Commercial Positions: Large speculators increased their net bullish positions in the copper futures markets last week for the second straight week bringing the net position to a three-week high, according to the latest Commitment of Traders (COT) data released by the Commodity Futures Trading […]

Large S&P500 Speculators trimmed positions for 3rd out of last 4 weeks

By CountingPips.com – Get our weekly COT Reports by Email S&P500 Non-Commercial Positions: Large speculators and traders decreased their bets in the S&P500 stock futures markets last week, according to the latest Commitment of Traders (COT) data released by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on Friday. The non-commercial futures contracts of S&P500 futures, traded by […]

Silver Speculators raised bullish net positions for 1st time in 6 weeks

By CountingPips.com – Get our weekly COT Reports by Email Silver Non-Commercial Positions: Large speculative positions in silver futures rebounded last week following five consecutive weeks of declines, according to the latest Commitment of Traders (COT) data released by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on Friday. The non-commercial futures contracts of Comex silver futures, traded […]

Speculators boosted US Dollar bullish positions for 1st time in 4 weeks

By CountingPips.com – Get our weekly COT Reports by Email US Dollar net speculator positions rose to $13.5 billion last week 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 raised their bullish bets for the US […]

Gold Speculators sharply cut their bullish net positions for 3rd week

By CountingPips.com – Get our weekly COT Reports by Email Gold Non-Commercial Positions: Large speculators continued to sharply cut back on their bullish net positions in the gold futures markets for a third straight week and brought the overall level to the lowest standing in eight weeks, according to the latest Commitment of Traders (COT) data […]

WTI Crude Oil Speculator net positions were virtually unchanged last week

By CountingPips.com – Get our weekly COT Reports by Email WTI Crude Oil Non-Commercial Positions: Large speculators and traders barely edged their net positions higher in the WTI crude oil futures markets last week, according to the latest Commitment of Traders (COT) data released by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on Friday. The non-commercial contracts […]

10 Year Treasury Note Speculators raised bullish net positions for 2nd week

By CountingPips.com – Get our weekly COT Reports by Email 10 Year Treasury Note Non-Commercial Positions: Large speculators boosted their bullish net positions in the 10-year treasury note futures markets for a second straight week last week, according to the latest Commitment of Traders (COT) data released by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on Friday. […]

S&P500 Speculators trimmed their bearish net positions last week

By CountingPips.com – Get our weekly COT Reports by Email S&P500 Non-Commercial Positions: Large speculators slightly pared their bearish net positions in the S&P500 stock futures markets last week, according to the latest Commitment of Traders (COT) data released by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on Friday. The non-commercial futures contracts of S&P500 futures, traded […]

Silver Speculators continued to sharply pare back bullish net positions

By CountingPips.com – Get our weekly COT Reports by Email Silver Non-Commercial Positions: Large speculators sharply decreased their net positions in the silver futures markets and decreased their bullish bets for a fifth straight week last week, according to the latest Commitment of Traders (COT) data released by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on Friday. […]

Copper Speculators bullish net positions edged slightly higher last week

  By CountingPips.com – Get our weekly COT Reports by Email Copper Non-Commercial Positions: Large speculators slightly increased their bullish net positions in the copper futures markets last week following a sharp decline the week before, according to the latest Commitment of Traders (COT) data released by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on Friday. […]

FX Speculators pared US Dollar bullish bets for 3rd week, go long Euro

  By CountingPips.com – Get our weekly COT Reports by Email US Dollar net speculator positions leveled at $11.00 billion last week 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 continued to decrease their bullish bets […]

WTI Crude Oil Speculators sharply dropped bullish net positions for 3rd week

By CountingPips.com – Get our weekly COT Reports by Email WTI Crude Oil Non-Commercial Positions: Speculators continued to pare back their bullish net positions in the WTI crude oil futures markets last week for the third consecutive week, according to the latest Commitment of Traders (COT) data released by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) […]