| Jan 13, 2016

Dollar tops ¥118 in Tokyo

The dollar rose above ¥118 in Tokyo trading on Wednesday, lifted by higher stock prices in Japan and abroad. At 5 p.m., the dollar was at ¥118.21-21, up from ¥117.38-39 at the same time Tuesday. The euro was at $1.0815-0816, down from $1.0892-0892, and ...

| Dec 25, 2015

Dollar tracks ¥120 level in Tokyo trading

The dollar fluctuated narrowly above ¥120 in Tokyo Friday, as transactions lacked vigor with a limited number of participants. At 5 p.m., the dollar was at ¥120.29-37, down from ¥120.45-46 at the same time Thursday. The euro was at $1.0965-0970, up from $1.0946-0947, and ...

| Dec 14, 2015

Dollar stalls around ¥121.20

The dollar stalled around ¥121.20 in late Tokyo trading on Monday after cutting early losses thanks to buybacks. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥121.24-25, down from ¥121.92-93 at the same time Friday. The euro was at $1.0960-0961, up from $1.0951-0952, and at ...

| Dec 4, 2015

Dollar falls below ¥123 as euro jumps

The dollar slipped below ¥123 in Tokyo trading on Friday due to selling triggered in part by its plunge against the euro after the European Central Bank’s latest monetary easing steps failed to meet high investor expectations. The euro gained ground sharply against other ...

| Dec 1, 2015

Dollar solid near ¥123 in late Tokyo

The dollar attracted buybacks and stayed firm just below ¥123 in Tokyo trading late Tuesday, thanks to a solid performance by stocks. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥122.86-86, edging up from ¥122.83-83 at the same time Monday. The euro was unchanged at ...