# USDJPY

#USDJPY



US Dollar Japanese Yen

USD/JPY Faces a Critical Support Zone as 1.10 Handle Now in Focus

The past week has been highly negative for the USDJPY as s sentiment swing, against the U.S. Dollar, has been in progress following some upset expectations around potential Fed rate hikes. Subsequently,...
Stock Exchange - FTSE 100 Index

Global stocks decline, USD pare gains

Lack of appetite in mining and energy stocks combined to stronger pound weighed on the FTSE stocks (-0.89%) at the weekly open in London. The FTSE 100 broke the 50-day moving...
Japanese Yen

Dollar edges up above 111 yen ahead of healthcare vote in US House

The dollar was slightly higher in Friday’s Asian session, halting a nine-day slide against the yen, as US Treasury yields rose. Markets received some clarity on the US House of Representatives...
US Dollar Japanese Yen

Dollar pauses slide against yen; focus turns to US House vote on healthcare

The risk aversion in markets dissipated today and demand for safe havens eased. This helped the dollar made some recovery against the yen, while gold paused its six-day rally. The dollar moved...
Donald Trump

Trump tax cut doubts hit stocks, lifts yen vs. dollar

Growing doubts U.S. President Donald Trump will be able to deliver on a promise of tax cuts that has powered stocks markets to record highs pushed shares lower on Wednesday and...
BGC Brokers London Stocks

Risk-off: Airline, bank shares tumble

The sharp appreciation in the pound is taking its toll on the UK stock markets. The FTSE started the day downbeat, as financials (-0.99%) led losses after the US banks took...
Japanese Yen

Strong buying in Yen on US concerns

The USD hit the brakes today, as the market looked unhappy on the US uncertainty around the health care reforms that are struggling to gain any traction, despite all of this,...
Donald Trump

Dollar slides as investors fear delay in Trump fiscal plans

Risk aversion in the markets led to safe haven demand, helping the yen strengthen and the dollar index fall below 100. Sterling was one of the best performing major currencies after...
Japanese Yen

Dollar under pressure, near 3-week lows against yen; gold extends rally

There was a quiet start to the week as closed markets in Japan led to lackluster trading during the Asian session. With not a lot on the economic calendar, investors digested...
US Dollar Japanese Yen

USDJPY Likely to Remain Bearish in the Week Ahead

The USDJPY had a relatively torrid week as the pair was beset by a negative greenback sentiment swing following the FOMC decision. The central bank’s lack of hawkish guidance was the main...
Europe

Euro gains on positive outcome of Dutch elections; Dollar extends post-FOMC losses; gold rallies

The US dollar remained weak against its major counterparts during the Asian session after making big losses on Wednesday despite the Federal Reserve delivering a rate hike. Following a two-day meeting, the...
US Dollar

Dollar subdued ahead of Fed; oil jumps on inventory decline

The US dollar traded in a narrow rage against the yen as investors await the outcome of the Federal Reserve’s two-day policy meeting later today. It is widely expected that the...
Theresa May

Brexit, Dutch election and the Fed

The UK’s Parliament gave Theresa May the permission to trigger the Brexit. The Brexit Bill is expected to receive the Royal Assent today, which means that in theory, May could trigger...
Federal Reserve FOMC Stocks

USD Into FOMC: Expect A Hawkish Signal But All About The Dots

Fed speakers have already send a strong signal that the Fed intends to hike this week, notes Bank of America Merrill Lynch FX Strategy. "With the rate decision likely to be a...
Japanese Yen

Volatile Week Ahead for the USD/JPY

The USDJPY rose throughout most of last week as the pair reacted initially to a rise in U.S factory orders and a weak Japanese Account Balance result of 66.0B. Subsequently, the pair...
US Dollar Japanese Yen

USD/JPY – Dollar Yen Set to Stumble as the Week Comes to a Close

The Dollar Yen’s recent uptrend could be on thin ice as it is now pushing the upper limits of its ascending channel structure. As a result of this, we could be...
US Dollar

Dollar continues its climb as odds of hike rise above 90%

The dollar continued rising after yesterday’s strong ADP National Employment Report, which showed robust growth in private-sector payrolls. A rate hike during next week’s FOMC meeting is now considered near-certain as...
US Dollar Japanese Yen

Yen rises after Japan GDP data; sterling weak ahead of UK Budget

The yen was one of the better performing major currencies today due to a bit of risk aversion in the markets. The US dollar edged slightly lower as investors took on...
Great British Pound

FTSE gains timid as Cable tests 1.22

The UK has a busy agenda on Tuesday and Wednesday. Today, UK PM Theresa May has yet another tough day before the House of Lords. The UK’s lawmakers are expected to amend...
Japanese Yen

Yen strengthens on safe haven demand

Risk aversion due to geopolitical concerns weighed on markets during Monday’s Asian session. The yen was stronger as investors moved into safe havens following news of a North Korean missile launch. The...
Janet Yellen

Risk-off pre-Yellen, PMI weighs on GBP

Cable extended losses to 1.2245. The UK’s services PMI came in slighlty softer than estimates. The disappointment accelerated the sell-off as the pair had already taken off 1.2260 support, the major...
Japanese Yen

Dollar fades strength ahead of Fed Chair Yellen’s speech; yen gains after Japan CPI

The dollar faded its recent strength that was driven by increasing confidence that the Federal Reserve will raise rates this month. The yen strengthened after four days of losses, following data that showed...
US Dollar Japanese Yen

USD/JPY – The Dollar-Yen Downtrend Could be Over

The Dollar-Yen looks like it is on a cruise course to break free of its medium-term downtrend in the near future. Specifically, the pair is fast running out of room to...
FTSE 100 Stocks

Miners weigh on FTSE, USD softer

The FTSE slipped below the 7300p level at the open. Mining stocks (-0.50%) lead gains as copper and iron ore traded 0.93% and 1.87% lower respectively. Financials (+0.16%) were slightly better...
Asian Shares

Global stocks top 2016 gains, dollar up before Fed minutes

Global stocks hit record highs on Wednesday, pushing gains for the year above those for all of 2016, while the dollar rose before Federal Reserve minutes that will be scoured for...
Euro Dollar

EUR/USD: En-Route To Parity; USD/JPY En-Route To 128

BNP Paribas has made some adjustments to its G10 FX forecasts in tandem with its economics team’s quarterly forecast revision process. "The most significant change to our economic forecasts this quarter is...
Japanese Yen

Dollar falls against yen ahead of FOMC minutes; euro under pressure on political woes

The dollar was weaker against the yen as markets await the FOMC minutes due later in the day for clues about the Fed’s views on interest rates. The euro remained under...
US Dollar Japanese Yen

USD/JPY – Dollar Yen Ready to Consolidate and Move Slightly Higher

The Dollar-Yen should continue to consolidate moving forward which means further upsides could be on offer. Specifically, we have a bit of a loose pennant shaping up that should cap downside...
US Dollar Japanese Yen

Dollar strength weighs on yen

The US dollar strengthened during the Asian session on Tuesday, helped by higher US Treasury yields. The yen weakened despite upbeat manufacturing PMI data out of Japan today. The aussie slid against...
Stocks Trader

Unilever tanks after rejecting Kraft deal

Home prices in London recorded the sharpest drop in nearly six years according to the latest Rightmove release. Meanwhile, the rise in countrywide house prices dropped to 2.3% year-on-year in February,...

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USD/JPY Faces a Critical Support Zone as 1.10 Handle Now in Focus

US Dollar Japanese Yen
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