Canadian Dollar COT Indicates Most Extreme Sentiment Since 2007

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Latest CFTC Release dated April 9, 2013:

Week (Data for Tuesdays)

52 week Percentile / Comment (if applicable)

US Dollar

75

Euro

71

British Pound

8

Australian Dollar

49

Japanese Yen

4

Canadian Dollar

0- COT index is lowest since March 2007

Swiss Franc

61

Gold

26

Silver

39

Copper

2

Crude

53

The COT Index is the difference between net speculative positioning and net commercial positioning measured. A light blue colored bar indicates that the difference in positioning is the greatest it has been in 52 weeks (bullish) with speculators selling and commercials buying. A light red colored bar indicates that the difference in positioning is the greatest it has been in 52 weeks (bearish) with speculators buying and commercials selling. Crosses above and below 0 are in bold. Non commercials tend to be on the wrong side at the turn and commercials the correct side. Use of the index is covered closely in detail in my book.

Charts

Non Commercials (speculators) – Red

Commercials – Blue

Small Speculators – Black

COTDiff (COT Index) – Black

US Dollar

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Euro

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British Pound

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Australian Dollar

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Japanese Yen

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Canadian Dollar

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Swiss Franc

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Gold

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Silver

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Copper

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Crude

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Chart prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

--- Written by Jamie Saettele, CMT, Senior Technical Strategist for DailyFX.com

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