The dollar advanced versus the yen on Monday after the fresh U.S. jobs data, though uncertainty over possible political risks kept the currency’s near-term forecast questionable.
The greenback inched up 0.15 percent to 109.660 yen following a surge of 0.6 percent in the previous session.
The dollar index dipped 0.15 percent to 94.029 after rising near 0.2 percent on Friday.
The euro edged 0.2 percent higher to $1.1685, recovering the part of Friday’s declines.
The Aussie gained 0.4 percent to $0.7599 on an upbeat domestic data showing impressive company earnings and an increase in retail sales. The New Zealand dollar advanced 0.2 percent to $0.7004.