| Jun 22, 2015

Greenback firms above ¥123 in Tokyo

The dollar firmed back above ¥123 in late Tokyo trading Monday, thanks to growing hopes for progress in resolving the Greek debt crisis and a rise in U.S. long-term interest rates. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥123.12-12, almost unchanged from ¥123.12-13 at ...

| Jun 11, 2015

Dollar recovers to above ¥123.5

The dollar rebounded above ¥123.50 in Tokyo trading late Thursday, thanks to buybacks after a slump caused by Bank of Japan Gov. Haruhiko Kuroda’s yen comments the previous day. At 5 p.m., the dollar was at ¥123.53-54, up from ¥122.68-70 the same time Wednesday. ...

| Jun 1, 2015

Greenback hovers above ¥124

The dollar was solid above ¥124 in Tokyo trading late Monday, thanks chiefly to buybacks triggered by a rebound in Tokyo stock prices from morning weakness. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥124.16-16, up from ¥123.74-75 the same time Friday. The euro was ...