Fri, 17 Apr 19:37:00 GMT
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NEW YORK, April 17 (Reuters) - Hedge funds and money managers dialed back their bullish bet in gold futures and options during the week ended April 14, U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission data showed on Friday.
The speculators reduced their net long positions in silver and copper for a second straight week, the CFTC's weekly data showed.
The dealers cut their net long position in gold by 7,763 contracts to 57,603 contracts as prices touched two-week lows.
Graphic on positions: http://r.reuters.com/buv87r
They lowered their bullish bet in silver by 8,405 lots to 20,527 lots, the data showed, and trimmed a net long stance in copper by 1,125 lots to 14,295 lots, according to the CFTC.
(Reporting by Chris Prentice; Editing by Jonathan Oatis and Dan Grebler)
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