| Mar 25, 2015

Dollar lacks direction above ¥119.50

The dollar was lacking direction above ¥119.50 throughout Wednesday in Tokyo after showing some swings in overseas trading Tuesday. At 5 p.m., the dollar was quoted at ¥119.61-62, unchanged from the same time on Tuesday. The euro stood at $1.0952-0952, little changed from $1.0951-0952, ...

| Aug 20, 2014

Greenback tops ¥103 in Tokyo

The dollar rose above ¥103 in Tokyo trading Wednesday, thanks to purchases on a stronger-than-expected U.S. economic indicator, as well as speculative buying. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥103.29-29, up from ¥102.59-60 at the same time Tuesday. The euro was at $1.3293-3293, ...

| Aug 18, 2014

Greenback weak below ¥102.50

The dollar moved on a weak note below ¥102.50 in Tokyo trading on Monday due chiefly to geopolitical risks over the Ukrainian situation. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥102.46-47, down slightly from ¥102.52-52 at the same time Friday. The euro was at ...

| Jul 1, 2014

Dollar firms as stock market rises

The dollar edged up to around ¥101.50 in Tokyo on Tuesday, supported by a rise in Japanese stock prices. At 5 p.m., the dollar was quoted at ¥101.50-52, up from ¥101.38-38 at the same time Monday. The euro stood at $1.3692-3692, up from $1.3651-3654, ...

Apr 18, 2014

Dollar firms on upbeat U.S. data

The dollar gained ground and traded around ¥102.50 in Tokyo trading Friday, attracting purchases thanks chiefly to upbeat U.S. economic data released overnight. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥102.37-42, up from ¥102.02-03 at the same time Thursday. The euro was at $1.3818-3819, ...