Aug 3, 2015

Dollar moves tightly around ¥124 in Tokyo trade

The dollar fluctuated narrowly around ¥124 in Tokyo trading on Monday, with a wait-and-see mood growing due to a lack of fresh trading pegs. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥124.17-19, down slightly from ¥124.21-21 at the same time Friday. The euro was ...

| 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 ...

| May 25, 2015

Fed remarks push dollar above ¥121.50

The dollar advanced above ¥121.50 in Tokyo trading Monday, underpinned by strong U.S. inflation data and U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen’s remarks suggesting an interest rate hike later this year. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥121.63-63, up from ¥120.73-74 at the ...

| May 14, 2015

Dollar weakens to ¥119 in Tokyo

The dollar slipped to around ¥119 in Tokyo trading on Thursday after hit by selling triggered by weak U.S. economic data released overnight. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥119.16-18, down from ¥119. The euro was at $1.1389-1390, up from $1.1250-1251, and at ...