This week’s Commitment of Traders reading is +2.1%
Professionals are now net long and their net long positions make up 2.1% of total open interest in all stock index futures. This is a decrease of 0.4% from last week. The Commitment of Traders data has beens shown to be extremely accurate in judging the strength of this last rally with the reading turning positive 4 weeks ago.
This week’s Commitment of Traders Oscillator reading is +13
Cyan (light blue) dot = Low turning point; Red dot = High turning point
The oscillator has just crossed above the zero line into the “look for selling opportunities” zone. This confirms the low turning point during the week ending 16 March 2007 and a cyan (light blue) dot has now been placed on this turning point.
Remember, the Commitment of Traders data is collected weekly after the close on Tuesday and the Commitment of Traders Report is published after the close on Friday.