USD/JPY Forecast

USD/JPY forecasts for today, tomorrow, and for a week should not be considered as trading signals; they are recommendations. Forecasts and analytics brought to your attention have been prepared based on a vast amount of various data, results of technical and wave analyses, news and other factors, which could have any effect on the rates. Regularity, dynamics and trends help determining the results of the trading sessions. Once you have USDJPY currency pair in your toolkit and are looking forward to earning well on it, our forecasts will be of use for you, helping you in perfecting your strategy and in taking trading decisions.


September 26, 2016
Greenback sways vs. euro and yen
On Monday, the evergreen buck wobbled against the Japanese yen and euro, cautiously held in rather a narrow range ahead of the impending first debate between American presidential candidates that could potentially determine the currency's near-term direction...
September 6, 2016
Japanese Yen rises cautiously after Kuroda speech
US Dollar trades lower on Monday as weak August NFP diminished odds of the FED rate increase in September. Greenback index which tracks the currency against six other majors fell 0.27% to 95.61...
September 1, 2016
The dollar grew vs. the yen
The pair had a positive day on Wednesday. The price kept advancing towards the 103.50 resistance. MACD is heading north within positive territory, RSI is in the overbought territory. The 50, 100 and 200 EMAs accelerated their advance north which is a buy signal...
August 31, 2016
USD/JPY traded near fresh 3-week highs
The pair grew on Tuesday when Overall Household Spending did not meet traders’ expectations. Besides, positive Consumer Confidence index strengthened the dollar across the board...
August 26, 2016
USDJPY continues to consolidate
The market situation in USDJPY currency pair has not changed. The pair continues to consolidate within the channel 99.90-100.79. Yesterday the pair USD / JPY, has once again pushed off the bottom border...
August 19, 2016
USD/JPY fell to a new level of support
The market is bearish and is trading at local minimums . We are not sure of further dropping. However, passing level JPY99.90 will sends the quotes lower...
August 10, 2016
USD/JPY closed bearish
The USD/JPY closed bearish yesterday. The dollar retreated from the resistance 102.50 which is defended by the sellers. The resistance is at 102.50, the support comes in at 101.40...
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August 3, 2016
Key 100.00 level looms as USD/JPY continues plunge
USD/JPY resumed its plunge on Tuesday as the dollar continued its recent slide on lowered Fed rate hike expectations and the yen rose despite news that the Japanese government had approved a hefty fiscal stimulus package worth 13.5 trillion yen...
August 2, 2016
USD/JPY may bounce off the border of the oversold zone
The pair traded at the local lows which were set last Friday. The instrument is in a narrow channel. The resistance is at 103.50, the support comes in at 102.50...
July 27, 2016
USD/JPY lost about 1% during the course of the day
The yen grew when Japanese monetary and fiscal easing plans disappointed investors’ expectations. The BoJ will use 6 trillion yen for the fiscal stimulus against the expected 10 to 20 trillion yen...
June 21, 2016
USD/JPY analysis for June 21, 2016
The dollar rose against the yen, retreating from an almost two-year low reached last Thursday when the Bank of Japan left its monetary policy unchanged. Investors hoped that the Bank would implement additional stimulus...
June 17, 2016
USD/JPY clears path to 100 after BoJ inaction
After the Bank of Japan inaction overnight, the Nikkei fell a good 3% and the USD/JPY, which was already downbeat because of a dovish Fed the night before, tumbled below 105 to reach a low so far of 103.55...
June 16, 2016
USD/JPY breaks monthly 38.2% Fib support
The USD/JPY finally managed to break below the bottom (100% Fib) and support trend line (dotted green) yesterday, which indicates the break of the monthly 38.2% Fibonacci support and a new wave structure...
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June 15, 2016
USD/JPY analysis for June 15, 2016
The yen continued its decrease and set a new day low at 105.64. After reaching the mark 105.64 was in a sideway, remaining under pressure. The resistance is at 107.00, the support is at 106.00...
May 27, 2016
USDJPY moving quickly in wave C momentum
The USD/JPY is building a contracting triangle chart pattern (red/green). A break of support (green) would confirm the development of wave 2 (purple) correction. A breakout above the resistance (red) would indicate an expansion of wave 5 (blue)...
May 26, 2016
USD/JPY analysis for May 26, 2016
There is 60% possibility that the FOMC will raise the interest rates on June 15th. The positive statistics from the United States supported the10-years government bonds (US and Japan) which increased the attractiveness of the US assets...
May 18, 2016
USD/JPY analysis for May 18, 2016
The US and Japanese government bond yields differential extended which increased the attractiveness of the US assets. The USA published Inflation report: Consumer Price index for April (0,4% vs. previous value of 0,1%)...
May 10, 2016
USD/JPY analysis for May 10, 2016
Japanese Finance Ministry announced on Monday that the regulator was ready to implement an intervention if the yen sharply grow in price. Previously, many economists doubt the seriousness of the Ministry of Finance of Japan because of America negative position with respect to direct intervention by the BoJ...
April 27, 2016
USDJPY Two Crows keep the pair in range
Today Federal Reserve Chair Jane Yellen and other FOMC members could give us cues about potential rate hike in June. Market doesn't expect changes in Federal Funds Rate ( 0.50 % vs 0.50 %) decision today so we should focus on the statement itself as it is focused on the future...
April 19, 2016
USD/JPY bounces again but will 108.00 break before long
As overall market risk from the Doha debacle appeared to fade on Monday, yen strength eased somewhat, prompting USD/JPY to bounce once again from its major support level at 108.00...
April 14, 2016
USD/JPY analysis for April 14, 2016
There were two factors that had pressured the yen: the yen could not resist the growth of Nikkei, and secondly, it fell after Japanese Ministry of Finance comments regarding the possible measures launching aimed at limiting the growth of the national currency...

April 12, 2016
USD/JPY analysis for April 12, 2016
The dollar got under pressure after Fed of in Atlanta and J.P Morgan Bank forecasts publication. The first one downgraded the forecast for the US economic growth to + 0.1%. Meanwhile, Morgan Bank revised its forecast to + 0.2% from + 0.7%...
April 8, 2016
USD/JPY analysis for April 07, 2016
The yen freshed 18-month highs when Tokyo shares fell and at the same time the oil prices grew. The demand for safe-haven assets helped to strengthen the yen as well. According to Haruhito Kuroda, the Bank of Japan Governor, the Central Bank will take further action to soften the monetary policy if necessary...
April 5, 2016
USD/JPY slides to major support
On Monday, USD/JPY slid back down to major support around the 111.00 level in the aftermath of last week market-moving comments by Fed Chair Janet Yellen that were seen as exceptionally and uncharacteristically dovish...
March 30, 2016
USD/JPY analysis for March 30, 2016
The yen remained under pressure when Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said that he intended to implement the planned rise of sales tax in April, if the economy did not suffer from sudden shocks...
March 22, 2016
USD/JPY: Things could get hairy if 111.00 support gives way
Markets are off to a ponderous start to the week as theres been essentially no new data to digest over the weekend. Global equities, fixed income, and currencies are all essentially unchanged across the board and with no major economic releases on tap for today US session...
March 18, 2016
USD/JPY tumbles to major support and new long-term low
USD/JPY tumbled on Thursday to dip briefly under major support around the key 111.00 level, the area of February double-bottom lows, and established a new long-term low in the process...
March 17, 2016
USD/JPY analysis for March 17, 2016
The pair tried to strengthen after the Bank of Japan’s decision to leave the current monetary policy unchanged. However, the pair showed a reversal and the price steadily went down. The US published a consumer price index for February on the level of 0,3% m/m...


March 16, 2016
USD/JPY pressured after BOJ and ahead of Fed
USD/JPY fell from major resistance on Tuesday after the Bank of Japan (BOJ) opted to keep interest rates on hold instead of cutting rates further into negative territory. While BOJ Governor Haruhiko Kuroda indicated that the central bank may continue implementation of more stimulus measures in future meetings...
March 9, 2016
USD/JPY retreats as stock markets stall
USD/JPY spent much of the past week in a relatively tight consolidation as a lagging US dollar was offset by rising stock markets. Tuesday, however, saw the currency pair drop as both crude oil and major global equity markets stalled and pulled back after their recent winning streaks...
February 29, 2016
USDJPY: under pressure against the background
Positive macroeconomic statistics in Japan has supported the yen. Today it became known that the volume of industrial production in the country grew by 3.7% (m/m) in January, with a forecast of 3.2% (m/m); the number of housing starts grew by 0.2% (y/y), with a forecast of -0.2% (y/y)...