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Category Archives: USDJPY

One Trader Warns “There’s A Serious Amount Of ‘Scary’ Out There” / by Tyler Durden / Sep 26, 2017 9:32 AM By all appearances it seems the market has now reduced the half-life of global nuclear armageddon threats to around 20 hours as Gold’s gains have been erased overnight and USDJPY retraced its losses… Which is not surprising given the new normal’s continued bulletproof markets. However, as former fund manager […]

Same Day FX Wars? Dollar Tumbles After Mnuchin Says “Weaker Dollar Better”, Undoing Euro Losses / by Tyler Durden / Aug 31, 2017 12:06 PM The smell of currency war is rising in the air. Less than six hours after the ECB lobbed the first trial balloon of the day, when Reuters reported that ECB policymakers were “growing worried” about the recent rapid gains in the Euro, sending the EURUSD sharply, if […]

Something Snapped – USDJPY Tanks As Stocks Give Up Yesterday’s Gains / by Tyler Durden / May 16, 2017 10:49 AM Having reached new record highs at the open amid yet another panic-buying scramble, stocks have turned down dramatically this morning (seemingly around the Industrial Production data). VIX is up modestly but as the dollar index weakens, USDJPY has tumbled back below 113.00… As stocks rapidly erase yesterday’s gains… […]

How Far Can The USDJPY (And S&P) Drop: Goldman’s Top Chartist Explains / by Tyler Durden / Apr 11, 2017 3:17 PM With today’s capitulation puke in the USDJPY sending the pair tumbling below the key 110 psychological level, the lowest level since November as longs finally threw in the towel, traders are wondering how far can it drop. And since fundamentals have not changed, we seek the answer […]

Mnuchin Praises Strong Dollar, Adds To Currency Confusion / by Tyler Durden / Feb 22, 2017 7:23 PM Following today’s more dovish than most expected minutes, the dollar tumbled and its main carry counterpart, the yen spiked. However, shortly after 4pm, the USDJPY resumed its levitation, a time when the traditional trust bank intervention on behalf of the BOJ was not yet in play. The […]

USDJPY Snaps To 2 Month Lows After 112 Stops Taken Out / by Tyler Durden / Feb 6, 2017 1:50 PM Having toyed with the key 112 support level for the past month, moments ago the Japanese currency spiked as finally the big stops at the 112 barrier were taken out, sending USDJPY sliding lower by as much as 40 pips. READ MORE The post USDJPY Snaps To […]

Is It Over? Dow Futures Drop As USDJPY Tumbles Most Since July / by Tyler Durden / Nov 27, 2016 9:36 PM After 16 days in a row without a meaningful decline, Asia trading has opened with USDJPY dumping back from almost 114.00 to 111.50 – the biggest drop since July 29th. The USD Index is down most since Trump’s win but for now the moves in equities (Japanese […]

Gold Drops To 9-Month Lows As Market Mayhem Resumes At Asia Open / by Tyler Durden Nov 13, 2016 7:52 PM Gold is now down over 10% from pre-Trump highs (to 9-month lows). USDJPY has jumped back above 107.00 (to 4-month highs), extending its move to a stunning 6 handles since Trump’s victory lows. After being closed on Friday, Treasuries have opened notably lower (with 10Y yield up […]

USDJPY Tumbles On Sankei Article BOJ Is Struggling To Reach Policy Consensus / by Tyler Durden / Sep 6, 2016 8:04 PM After having dropped all day following the latest set of poor US data making a September rate hike virtually impossible, moments ago the USDJPY snapped lower by nearly 80 pips, tumbling as much as 101.25, as stops were hit, reaching the pari’s lowest level since August 26. […]

USDJPY Surges In Delayed Reaction To News That Japan Is Considering An Expanded JPY20 Trillion Stimulus Plan / by Tyler Durden / Jul 20, 2016 5:18 PM In what we can only attribute to a delayed reaction to a news story that hit earlier in Japan’s Kyodo, according to which Japan was now considering a JPY20 trillion stimulus package, double what had been previously speculated, moments ago the USDJPY surged on now concurrent news, spiking […]