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USD/JPY - Yen is one of the most traded currencies in the world, especially due to its low interest rate since the Yen is used in carry trades. Recently the Bank of Japan has expanded their purchase of Yen, hoping to overturn the deflation tide to inflation. Doubling this money supply is devaluing the Yen, boosting exports; but, increasing prices of imports at the same time, especially for commodities.


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USD/JPY Support & Resistance

W - Weak | M - Moderate | S - Strong
Symbol Trend Volatility Analysis / Chart
S1: 122.24W
S2: 122.00M
S3: 121.75S
R3: 124.03S
R2: 123.74M
R1: 123.28W
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Tue, 01 Dec 2015 11:01:00 GMT

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Dollar Yen News

USD/JPY Continues to Coil Ahead of Japan CPI, Month-End Flows
Following the breakout from earlier this month, USD/JPY appears to be coiling for a move higher as it preserves the range from the previous week.
USD/JPY Technical Analysis: 21-DMA Support Key for Bulls
The Japanese Yen is unlikely to gain a foothold in G10FX without a true risk-off event or shake-up of the current paradigm of central bank-led markets.
Buy or Sell: USD/JPY Pivots Near Wave Relationships
For the past month, USD/JPY has been respecting several different wave relationships. Price now is in a zone that defines the near term trend for bulls.
Japanese Factory-Sector Growth at Fastest Pace Since March 2014
The Japanese Yen edged slightly lower afterupbeat manufacturing PMI figures disrupted risk aversion and undermined demand for the safety-linked currency.
USD/JPY Technical Analysis: Shaken, Not Stirred Above 122
USD/JPY Technical Strategy:�USDJPY Continues to Hold Key Support at 122, Favoring Upside

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Date Time Currency Event Importance Actual Forecast Previous Notes
Dec 1
USD ISM Manufacturing (NOV) 50.5 50.1
Dec 3
USD Yellen Appears Before Congressional Joint Economic Coomittee
USD ISM Non-Manufacturing Composite (NOV) 58.0 59.1
Dec 4
USD Unemployment Rate (NOV) 5.0% 5.0%
USD Change in Non-farm Payrolls (NOV) 200k 271k