CFTC: USD longs down
Here are the essentials of the latest Commitments of Traders (COT) report, released on April 18 by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) for a week ended on April 15. According to the report, net long USD positions contracted versus the other major currencies.
Euro positions rose after three straight weeks of declines.
British pound net bullish positions gained for a 5th consecutive week and rose to their highest level since February 15 2011.
Japanese yen short positions contracted.
Australian dollar contracts improved for a sixth consecutive week.