Ratio of bitfinex longs versus the total btc in positions. Maybe a good indicator of market sentiment. It allows you to see too where were people taking profit or closing positions. Remember that ratio going up doesn't necesarily mean more longs positions are being added. It could mean shorts are closing position massively. The conversely is also true.
Since the last BTC Short Squeeze on Bitmex maintenance I decided to made a Indicator plotting Long:Short ratio, and their respective graphs.
Green = Longs
Red = Shorts
Black = Ratio (Longs:Shorts)*Close <= Close price just for chart normalization!
I hope you find it useful.
NOTE: It isn't a prospective indicator, but try to find out who's bitching the market...
Word on the street is that Bitfinex has accidentally switched longs and shorts tickers.
Just kidding. This is a mean reversion tool used to find increases in positions, where hopefully there will be a squeeze soon after.
It works by having a scrolling input to make it easy to scan.
Options to view shorts, longs, and the ratio. And options to view current...
BSI provides two attractive graphs that breakdown the long (green area) and short (red area) positions ratio for the all Bitfinex margin cryptocurrency pairs only .
It is a quantitative measure of the bullishness or bearishness that can be used as a trading rule or in a trading system entries or exits. Included slow stochastic oscillator.
This indicator is used to divide two assets between them. Why you would ask ?
For instance, in crypto trading, traders often look at the ratio Longs/Shorts or Shorts/Longs to figure out which side is leading the market and use this information as a powerful hedge for their next trade
Shows the long / short ratio of trader's positioning in bitfinex exchange.
The higher the ratio, it means there are more longs. The lower the ratio, the more shorts are currently being opened,.
Since the drop in March of 2020, the U.S. ETF , SPY, has been correlated with bitcoin's moves, especially during the NY session.
This tool is meant to help traders who want to take advantage of that without having to switch the secondary series between BTCUSD and (generally) SPY when changing the ticker they are viewing.
How this works:
The indicator will...
Green area = Longs
Red area = Shorts
Lighter area = Longs - Shorts
The data only started recently which is why there is not much history, also I have marked a period of missing data between the vertical lines.
This is the same as my previous BITFINEX Longs & Shorts script but with an update by @slylandro to work with other pairs on BFX
Green area = Longs
Red area = Shorts
Lighter area = Longs - Shorts (good for spotting sentiment)
-predicts volume on current bar based on how long is left in the bar
-shows how much volume is spent on margin positions
-shows how much buy & sell volume on margin positions
-shows volume in fiat value
-normalized view shows percent of volume spent on margin
-enter the security name for shorts & longs data, by default it is set to BITFINEX:BTCUSDLONGS and...
A script indicating BFX sentiment through the current long and short positions.
-The histogram shows the dominant position.
-The line on the bottom shows the expected market direction from a contrarian standpoint.
PS. cudo's to @alexgrover for the quad-reg function!!
If green is over the red it means that longs are currently dominant on BitFinex for BTC.
Same goes if red is over green just that shorts are dominant.
If the green is over red the green will show how many more longs there are than shorts and if you hover over the red you will see how many more shorts there are compared to longs
Vice versa if red is over...