Market Overview

Japanese Yen

  • USD/JPY Higher Ahead of Data

    Monday, August 29, 2016 - 10:13am Japanese Yen, USD/JPY, yen, Futures, Forex, Markets

    USD/JPY is trading at 102.23, up 0.42. The pair is trading a little under the session highs. Market chatter about money flows and investors adjusting positions ahead of the month-end is making the rounds, trading is modestly choppy. Japan's Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications is...

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  • USD/JPY Trading Higher

    Monday, August 29, 2016 - 5:31am Japanese Yen, USD/JPY, yen, Futures, Forex, Markets

    USD/JPY is trading at 102.19, up 0.38 The pair is trading in the middle of the session range. Market chatter about global headline news and money flows has kept buyers and sellers active. Japan's Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications is scheduled to release household spending and...

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  • USD/JPY Little Lower, CPI Falls

    Friday, August 26, 2016 - 4:15am Japanese Yen, USD/JPY, yen, Futures, Forex, Markets

    USD/JPY is trading at 100.45, down 0.11. The pair is trading rangebound and in the middle of the session range. Japan's Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications reported that year over year CPI (consumer prices) fell 0.4 percent, it was the fifth month in a row of declines. Core consumer...

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  • USD/JPY Little Changed Ahead of Data

    Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 1:36pm Japanese Yen, USD/JPY, yen, Futures, Forex, Markets

    USD/JPY is trading at 100.58, up 0.02. The pair is trading rangebound and just under the session highs. Market talk about global headline news and comments from various policy makers is making the rounds. Chatter about Japanese economic data due out later this evening is starting to show up....

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  • USD/JPY Little Lower

    Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 5:19am Japanese Yen, USD/JPY, yen, Futures, Forex, Markets

    USD/JPY is trading at 100.39, down 0.17. The pair is trading just above the session lows. Market chatter about U.S. economic data due today and global headline news is making the rounds. Japan's Ministry of Internal Affairs & Communications is scheduled to release inflation data at 7:30 p.m....

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  • USD/JPY Moves Up

    Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 10:40am Japanese Yen, USD/JPY, yen, Futures, Forex, Markets

    USD/JPY is trading at 100.48, up 0.19. The pair is trading near the session highs after showing a steady to lower trade early in the day. Market chatter about U.S. economic data and global headline news is constant. Japan's Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications is scheduled to release...

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  • USD/JPY Little Changed, Leading Index Firms

    Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 5:25am Japanese Yen, USD/JPY, yen, Futures, Forex, Markets

    USD/JPY is trading at 100.18, down 0.11. The pair is trading just above the session lows. Market chatter about global headline news is making the rounds. Japan's Cabinet Office reported the nation's Leading Economic Index rose to 99.3 in June versus 98.4 in May. The Coincident Index rose...

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  • USD/JPY Lower, Manufacturing PMI Improves

    Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 4:48am Japanese Yen, USD/JPY, yen, Futures, Forex, Markets

    USD/JPY is trading at 100.14, down 0.13. The pair is trading in the middle of the overnight range. Market chatter about economic data and money flows is making the rounds. The Nikkei Japan Services PMI (purchasing managers survey) for August rose to 49.6 versus 49.3 in July. Market talk about...

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  • USD/JPY Gains Erode

    Monday, August 22, 2016 - 9:16am Japanese Yen, USD/JPY, yen, Futures, Forex, Markets

    USD/JPY is trading at 100.26, up 0.07. The pair is trading near the session lows after showing some gains early in session. Market talk about U.S. economic data due out the rest of the week and global money flows is making the rounds. Trading is modestly choppy.

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  • USD/JPY Trading Higher

    Monday, August 22, 2016 - 4:54am Japanese Yen, USD/JPY, yen, Futures, Forex, Markets

    USD/JPY is trading at 100.74, up 0.52. The pair is trading just under the session highs. Market chatter about comments over the weekend from Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda is making the rounds. Trading is modestly choppy. The Nikkei Manufacturing PMI for August is due out at 10:00 p.m. ET.

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