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Business / Financial Markets Jul 31, 2020

Dollar falls below ¥104.50 in Tokyo

The dollar fell below ¥104.50 in Tokyo trading Friday, sapped by growing concerns over the outlook for the U.S. economy and a fall in Tokyo stock prices. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥104.42-46, down from ¥105.07-07 at the same time Thursday. The euro ...

Business / Financial Markets Jul 30, 2020

Greenback climbs to above ¥105 in Tokyo trading

The dollar strengthened to levels above ¥105 in Tokyo trading Thursday, attracting real demand-backed buying and buybacks. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥105.07-07, up from ¥104.82-82 at the same time Wednesday. The euro was at $1.1757-1759, almost unchanged from $1.1759-1759, and at ¥123.48-59, ...

Business / Financial Markets Jul 29, 2020

Dollar hits fresh lows below ¥104.90 in Tokyo

The dollar fell below ¥104.90 for the first time since mid-March in Tokyo trading Wednesday, as the yen attracted safe-haven buying. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥104.82, down from ¥105.62-62 at the same time Tuesday. The euro was at $1.1759 dollars, up from ...

Business / Financial Markets Jul 28, 2020

Tokyo stocks end lower amid earnings season

Tokyo stocks ended lower Tuesday, as investors refrained from active buying to wait for announcements of business results amid the earnings reporting season. The 225-issue Nikkei average of the Tokyo Stock Exchange fell 58.47 points, or 0.26 percent, to end at 22,657.38 after losing 35.76 ...

Business / Financial Markets Jul 22, 2020

Dollar falls below ¥107 in Tokyo

The dollar slipped through ¥107 in Tokyo trading Wednesday, chiefly pressured by the euro's appreciation. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥106.91, down from ¥107.30 at the same time Tuesday. The euro was at $1.1516, up from $1.1442, and at ¥123.13, up from ¥122.82-82. The ...