| 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. ...

| 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, ...

| Mar 12, 2015

Dollar weakens to ¥121 on profit-taking

The dollar shed early gains to stand just above ¥121 in late Tokyo trading Thursday, pressured by profit-taking and position-adjustment selling ahead of the release of a key U.S. economic indicator. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥121.00-01, down from ¥121.26-28 at the ...