| 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 18, 2015

Dollar declines to below ¥122.90

The dollar fell below ¥123 in Tokyo on Thursday as stocks slumped and dovish indications from the U.S. Federal Reserve disappointed dollar bulls. At 5 p.m., the dollar was at ¥122.84-86, down from ¥123.64-66 at the same time Wednesday. The euro was at $1.1379-1380, ...

| May 29, 2015

Dollar firmer above ¥123.50

The dollar held firm above ¥123.50 in Tokyo trading on Friday, helped by lingering speculation about an interest rate hike by the U.S. Federal Reserve later this year. At 5 p.m., the dollar was at ¥123.74-75, up from ¥123.64-64 at the same time Thursday. ...

| May 20, 2015

Dollar briefly tops ¥121

The dollar rose briefly above ¥121 in Tokyo trading Wednesday, surpassing the threshold for the first time in two months thanks to the solid performance of the Tokyo stock market. At 5 p.m., the dollar was at ¥120.96-97, up from ¥119.98-98 at the same ...

| May 13, 2015

Dollar moves tightly around ¥119.80

The dollar was stuck in a narrow range around ¥119.80 in Tokyo trading on Wednesday amid a wait-and-see mood before the release of key U.S. economic statistics. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥119.79-85, down from ¥120.03-07 at the same time Tuesday. The ...