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


Greenback ticks up, while pound remains afloat
Greenback ticks up, while pound remains afloat

The greenback can catch the breath on Thursday, being the leader among the key rivals, while the pound sterling remains at lounge zone after even M...

Euro, greenback and pound rally on Wednesday
Euro, greenback and pound rally on Wednesday

The decline in the euro’s value against the dollar in early Wednesday trading coincided with pounds’s rise, as investors had concerns a...

Traders sentiment on major currencies on Monday
Traders sentiment on major currencies on Monday

Negative sentiment of the slowdown of China’s economy because of the export shortage influenced also the Australian dollar and kiwi. AUD and ...

Forex review: what is moving dollar today?
Forex review: what is moving dollar today?

The greenback was fighting for its corner of the sky among its peers this Tuesday due to the investors’ fears on fact that Federal Reserve wi...

Dollar dips vs yen to its lowest since March 2018
Dollar dips vs yen to its lowest since March 2018

The Japanese yen rose on Apple’s report on Thursday, extending its rise to 5.3 percent for past five weeks. Since early December it has been ...

Dollar gives up some of its recent advance
Dollar gives up some of its recent advance

The dollar was steady on Thursday, edging slightly lower from its peak for the week so far in thin trading, as signs of relief in trade dispute and...

Euro, yen rise as U.S. government shutdown continues
Euro, yen rise as U.S. government shutdown continues

The euro and the Japanese yen advanced in weak market on Monday as worries over a partial U.S. government shutdown hurt investor sentiment and the ...

Dollar on course for largest weekly fall in 10 months
Dollar on course for largest weekly fall in 10 months

The dollar reversed overnight declines on Friday, but was set for its largest weekly fall in 10 months amid worries over a possible U.S. government...

Brokers' Analytics


Forex Technical Analysis 18.01.2019 (EURUSD, GBPUSD, USDCHF)

EURUSD, “Euro vs US Dollar”EURUSD is still consolidating and updating its lows. Possibly, today the pair may grow to test 1.1403 from below and then resume falling toward...

Forex Technical Analysis 17.01.2019 (EURUSD, GBPUSD, USDCHF)

EURUSD, “Euro vs US Dollar” After failing to continue the correction and updating the low instead, EURUSD is still trading downwards; it has completed another structure t...

Forex Technical Analysis 16.01.2019 (EURUSD, GBPUSD, USDCHF)

EURUSD, “Euro vs US Dollar”EURUSD has reached the target of the third descending wave; right now, it is forming the first correctional structure with the target at 1.1418...

Murrey Math Lines 16.01.2019 (USDJPY, USDCAD)

16.01.2019 USDJPY, “US Dollar vs. Japanese Yen” In the H4 chart, USDJPY is still trading above the 5/8 level and may continue growing towards the resistance at the 7/8 on...

Forex Technical Analysis 15.01.2019 (EURUSD, GBPUSD, USDCHF)

EURUSD, “Euro vs US Dollar” EURUSD is still consolidating around 1.1462; it has expanded the range towards 1.1484. Today, the pair may move downwards to reach 1.1442 and ...

Forex Technical Analysis 14.01.2019 (EURUSD, GBPUSD, USDCHF)

EURUSD, “Euro vs US Dollar” EURUSD has rebounded from 1.1537 and reached the predicted downside target at 1.1461; right now, it is consolidating above the latter level. T...

Forex Technical Analysis 11.01.2019 (EURUSD, GBPUSD, USDCHF)

EURUSD, “Euro vs US Dollar” EURUSD has reached its downside target; right now, it is trading upwards to reach a.1537. Later, the market may fall towards 1.1510, thus form...

Forex Technical Analysis 10.01.2019 (EURUSD, GBPUSD, USDCHF)

EURUSD, “Euro vs US Dollar” EURUSD has reached its upside target; it has formed another consolidation range around 1.1538 and broken it upwards. Today, the pair may fall ...

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How Does Interest Rate Affect Currency Rate and Forex Market

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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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