Apr 21, 2015

Greenback rises past ¥119.50 in Tokyo trading

The dollar topped ¥119.50 in Tokyo trading on Tuesday, thanks chiefly to higher stock prices in Japan and abroad. At 5 p.m., the dollar was at ¥119.64-65, up from ¥118.70-72 a day earlier. The euro was at $1.0664-0664, down from $1.0779-0782, and at ¥127.58-60, ...

| Mar 31, 2015

Dollar rises above ¥120 in Tokyo trading

The dollar hovered moderately above ¥120 in Tokyo trading late Tuesday, the final day of Japan’s fiscal 2014, with the upside capped by the Nikkei stock average’s sluggishness and the downside underpinned by buying on dips. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥120.20-20, ...

| Mar 27, 2015

Greenback rises above ¥119 in Tokyo

The dollar held firm above ¥119 in Tokyo on Friday after staging a rally in overseas trading overnight thanks to better than expected U.S. economic data. At 5 p.m., the dollar was quoted at ¥119.43-44, up from ¥118.62-64 at the same time on Thursday. ...