Chart of price change USD/JPY

Currency pair USDJPY reflects the US dollar in relation to the Japanese yen. This trading instrument takes the second place on liquidity among currency pairs. The American and Japanese economies are one of the world's largest - the reason of the high popularity of this currency pair. In USDJPY base currency is the dollar, and the quoted - yen. Quotes of this trading instrument show how many yens it is necessary to purchase one American dollar.


Economic news


Dollar pares decline as trade talks hopes revive
Dollar pares decline as trade talks hopes revive

The dollar's rise was limited while China's yuan gained on Thursday after news that President Trump administration was seeking a new round ...

Dollar slides amid NAFTA talks
Dollar slides amid NAFTA talks

The dollar dropped on Wednesday as media reported Canada was ready to make a concession to the U.S. to find a solution in their negotiations over u...

Pound rises on Brexit optimism, yen slides
Pound rises on Brexit optimism, yen slides

The yen dipped on Tuesday on announcement a Japan-based chipmaker was purchasing a U.S. counterpart for $6.7 billion, while the pound firmed after ...

Dollar inches up as trade war keep investors cautious
Dollar inches up as trade war keep investors cautious

The dollar advanced versus a basket of major currencies on Monday due to solid U.S. August employment data and amid concerns over of a potentially ...

Dollar steady as trade war worries hurt other major currencies
Dollar steady as trade war worries hurt other major currencies

The dollar gained on Tuesday, climbing more than a quarter of a percent versus its counterparts, as worries over a possible escalation in trade row...

Dollar inches up as global trade tensions rise
Dollar inches up as global trade tensions rise

The dollar firmed on Monday on concerns of an extended China-U.S. trade war and after the U.S. and Canada ended tough trade talks without an agreem...

Euro dips to one-week trough vs pound
Euro dips to one-week trough vs pound

The euro dropped to a one-week weak point versus sterling on Thursday after the European Union’s chief Brexit negotiator said the bloc was re...

Dollar steady as traders await developments on trade policies
Dollar steady as traders await developments on trade policies

The dollar climbed slightly on Wednesday after sliding to a four-week trough overnight, but optimism over a U.S-Mexico trade agreement was dimmed b...

Brokers' Analytics


Tech Analysis 18.09.2018: EUR/USD, GBP/USD, USD/CHF, USD/JPY...

EURUSD The EURUSD is consolidating and may bounce off 1.1700 today to go further down, to reach 1.1660 first, and then, after breaking it out, the first target at 1.1604.GBPUSDThe GB...

Forex Technical Analysis&Forecast 17.09.2018 EURUSD, GBPUSD

EURUSD The EUR reached $1.1620 against the USD, which was the downward wave local target. This may lead to a correction towards $1.1660, and then a fall till $1,1600, which is going ...

Forex Technical Analysis&Forecast 14.09.2018 EURUSD, GBPUSD

EURUSD, “Euro vs US Dollar”EURUSD has completed another ascending structure. Possibly, today the pair may be corrected to reach 1.1625 and then form a new ascending struc...

Forex Technical Analysis&Forecast 13.09.2018 (URUSD, GBPUSD

EURUSD, “Euro vs US Dollar”EURUSD has completed another consolidation range below 1.1611 and broken it upwards. Possibly, today the pair may test 1.1611 from above and th...

Forex Technical Analysis&Forecast 12.09.2018 (EURUSD, GBPUSD

EURUSD, “Euro vs US Dollar”EURUSD has completed another descending impulse along with the correction. Possibly, today the pair may fall with the short-term target at 1.15...

Murrey Math Lines 12.09.2018 (USDJPY, USDCAD)

12.09.2018USDJPY, “US Dollar vs. Japanese Yen”In the H4 chart, USDJPY is expected the support at the 5/8 level, rebound from it, and then resume growing towards the resis...

Forex Technical Analysis&Forecast 11.09.2018 EURUSD, GBPUSD

EURUSD, “Euro vs US Dollar”EURUSD is still consolidating. Possibly, today the pair may fall to reach 1.1572 and then form a new ascending structure towards 1.1617. After ...

Forex Technical Analysis&Forecast 10.09.2018 EURUSD, GBPUSD

EURUSD, “Euro vs US Dollar”EURUSD has finished another consolidation range inside the descending wave and broken its downside border. Possibly, today the pair may fall to...

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The USDJPY financial instrument is especially susceptible to fundamental factors, and also differs by high volatility. The monetary policy of Bank of Japan, the decision of the Ministry of Finance of Japan and U.S. Fed has the greatest impact on the price movement of this currency pair.

The economy of Japan is export-oriented, and the economy of the USA depends on internal consumption. The Asian stock market, in particular, the Japanese stock index of Nikkei 225 has a considerable impact on this trading symbol. Thanks to the raised volatility of the tool and sensitivity to economic events, the technical analysis together with fundamental is applied to forecast the movement of its price. The pair is most liquid in Asian session working hours.

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