| Apr 10, 2015

Dollar solid around ¥120.50

The dollar held firm around ¥120.50 in Tokyo trading Friday, backed by solid U.S. economic data and early gains in Japanese stock prices. At 5 p.m., the dollar was at ¥120.49-51, up from ¥120.27-27 at the same time Thursday. The euro was at $1.0611-0612, ...

| Apr 9, 2015

Dollar firms above ¥120 line in Tokyo

The dollar was firmer above ¥120 in Tokyo trading Thursday, after the minutes of the U.S. Federal Reserve’s March policy-setting meeting strengthened the prospect of the Fed starting raising interest rates at some point this year. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥120.27-27, ...

| Apr 8, 2015

Dollar moving around ¥120 in Tokyo

The dollar moved around ¥120 with its topside pressured by profit-taking in Tokyo trading Wednesday. At 5 p.m., the dollar was at ¥119.86-87, up from ¥119.83-83 the same time Tuesday. The euro was at $1.0868-0869, down from $1.0920-0921, and at ¥130.27-28, down from ¥130.87-88. ...

| Apr 7, 2015

Dollar rises above ¥119.80 in Tokyo

The dollar rose above ¥119.80 in Tokyo trading Tuesday, as hefty gains in U.S. and Japanese stock prices increased currency players’ risk-taking appetite. At 5 p.m., the dollar was at ¥119.83-83, up from ¥118.98-99 the same time Monday. The euro was at $1.0920-0921, down ...

| Apr 6, 2015

Dollar fall pauses around ¥119

The dollar moved tightly around ¥119 in Tokyo trading Monday, taking a breather from a nearly ¥1 dive overseas in the wake of a disappointing U.S. jobs report Friday. At 5 p.m., the dollar was at ¥118.98-99, down from ¥119.63-64 the same time Friday. ...