| May 25, 2016

Dollar firmer above ¥110 in Tokyo

The dollar gained ground to rise above ¥110 in Tokyo trading on Wednesday, chiefly aided by higher stock prices in Japan and abroad. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥110.03-03, up from ¥109.53-53 at the same time Tuesday. The euro was at $1.1145-1146, ...

| May 20, 2016

Dollar firmer above ¥110 in Tokyo

The dollar held firmer above ¥110 in Tokyo trading on Friday, as risk aversion among currency players subsided following gains in Japanese stock prices. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥110.27-28, up from ¥110.07-07 at the same time Thursday. The euro was at ...

| May 19, 2016

Dollar tops ¥110 in Tokyo on Fed hopes

The dollar climbed above ¥110 in Tokyo trading on Thursday, attracting buying after minutes of the U.S. Federal Reserve’s policy-setting meeting in April suggested that the Fed could hike interest rates. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥110.07-07, up from ¥109.43-43 at the ...

| May 11, 2016

Dollar eases after stocks lose steam

The dollar weakened to near ¥108.50 in Tokyo trading Wednesday after Japanese stocks lost momentum following their earlier strength. The dollar fell back to ¥108.60-61 by 5 p.m. after climbing to around ¥109.30 temporarily in the early morning. At 5 p.m. on Tuesday, the ...

| May 10, 2016

Dollar retakes ¥108.50 on surging stocks

The dollar topped ¥108.50 in Tokyo trading on Tuesday, buoyed by surging stocks. At 5 p.m., it stood at ¥108.88-89, up from ¥107.63-65 at the same time Monday. The euro was at $1.1390-1391, down from $1.1392-1396, and at ¥124.02-03, up from ¥122.63-64. The greenback ...