German bunds narrowly mixed after October ZEW economic sentiment improves, eurozone September CPI eyed
Australian bonds suffer tracking U.S. Treasuries on hopes of successful Brexit deal; September labour report eyed
MAS likely to adopt further easing to a neutral policy by next policy review in April 2020, says ANZ Research
U.S. housing starts likely to have slowed slightly in September, residential construction to boost growth in Q3
Australian bonds slump after U.S.-China trade tension disturbs investors once again; Sep labour report disappoints
U.K. headline inflation remains unchanged at 1.7 pct in September, likely to stay below 2 pct in near-term
Latest Commitment of Traders positions (Commodities) as of July 16th 2019
CFTC commitment of traders report was released on Friday (19th July) and cover positions up to Tuesday (16th July). The COT report is not a complete presenter of entire market positions; however, it represents a good chunk of institutional traders, to have a feel of what expected by the big players.
Kindly note, in some cases, numbers are rounded to the nearest decimal.
The net long positions rose by 738 contracts that pushed the net potion to +245.5K contracts.
The net short positions declined by 8,044 contracts that pushed the net potion to -31.9K contracts.
The net long positions rose by 12,274 contracts that pushed the net positions to +37.4K contracts.
Speculators increased long positions by 33,613 contracts, which brought the net positions to +423.8K contracts.
The net short positions declined by 1,892 contracts that pushed the net potion to -155.6K contracts.