/ | Sep 12, 2017

Dollar rises above ¥109 in Tokyo

The dollar climbed above ¥109 in Tokyo trading Tuesday, reflecting higher stock prices in and outside Japan. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥109.51-56, up from ¥108.41-42 at the same time Monday. The euro was at $1.1973-1974, down from $1.2014-2014, and at ¥131.16-21, up ...

/ | Sep 8, 2017

Tokyo stocks fall on yen's rise

Stocks lost ground on the Tokyo Stock Exchange Friday, with investor sentiment dampened by the yen's strengthening against the dollar. The benchmark Nikkei 225 average fell 121.70 points, or 0.63 percent, to close at 19,274.82. On Thursday, the key market gauge rose 38.55 points. The Topix, ...