COT Report: USD Index bets rise. Gold, Silver bets take a breather while VIX & Copper go more bearish

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Metals speculator contracts of the copper futures lacked a web position of -39,987 contracts, according to the most recent data this week. This was an alteration of -10,771 contracts from the previous weekly complete. See full post .


Silver Speculators pulled back on their bullish bets for 2nd week after strong gains

Reports:
The 10-Year Bond positions were nearly unchanged this week because the bearish position is under the -300,000 web contract level for a third week.

Japanese yen rankings are extremely near turning bullish and have gone from a total of -99,599 net contracts on April 30th to just -3,651 contracts on July 9th.

Silver bets have dipped for two weeks after a solid group of its own which registered a four-week total gain of +52,974 contracts from June 4th to June 25th.
Copper speculators, meanwhile, lasted along a more bearish path as brief bets rose once again and for the time from the past twelve weeks.


Copper Speculators continued to increase their bearish bets this week

US Dollar Index Speculators lifted their bullish stakes. Mexican Peso stakes jump higher

This week at the COT data, we saw that valuable metals speculators cooled off on their latest surge of bullish stakes into Gold and Silver. Gold places had jumped by +172,258 net contracts in the previous five weeks to the highest level since September of 2016 before per week’s escape .

In the end, VIX speculators are continuing in their own manners as brief positions have grown now for five straight months and for the seventh time from their past eight weeks.

Here are the week’s links to the latest Commitment of Traders data fluctuations which were published on Friday.
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Large precious metals speculator contracts of the silver futures lacked a web place of 25,151 contracts, according to the latest data this past week. This was a change of -5,304 contracts in the weekly total. Watch full post .
Substantial currency speculators raised their net positions in the US Dollar Index stocks markets this past week, according to the most recent Commitment of Traders (COT) data published by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on Friday. See full post .

Canadian buck bets gained for a third successive week as speculators pushed their recently bullish net positions greater.


Large precious metals speculator contracts of this Gold futures totaled a net place of 244,763 contracts, according to the newest data this week. This was an alteration of -14,183 contracts from the weekly total. Watch complete post .
This was an alteration of 48 contracts from the last total. See full post .


Gold Speculator bullish bets take a breather after powerful 5-week run


The CFTC Forex dealer places based on commercial hedgers (dealers who use futures contracts for hedging within the business), non-commercials (large dealers that speculate to comprehend trading profits) and nonreportable traders (usually smallish traders/speculators).


10-Year Notice Speculators bearish bets were almost unchanged this week end

This was an alteration of -2,661 contracts in the last weekly total. Watch full article.
*COT Report: The COT data, released weekly to the public every Friday, is upgraded through the latest Tuesday (information is 3 days old) and reveals a fast view of large speculators or non-commercials (for-profit dealers ) were placed at the futures markets.


Locate CFTC criteria : (http://www.cftc.gov/MarketReports/CommitmentsofTraders/ExplanatoryNotes/index.htm).
Large stock market volatility speculator contracts of this VIX stocks lacked a net place of -132,182 contracts, according to the latest information this week. This was a change of -7,958 contracts in the prior total. Watch full post .
The WTI Crude petroleum speculators cut on their bullish web positions following three consecutive months of gains. This data indicates that the standing is below the +400,000 web contract amount for a fourth consecutive week.

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