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Dollar/Yen Clears Resistance, Next Stop 85.5

Dollar/yen cleared the top of the resistance zone, which we identified in our last post.   Note the rocket ship to a 10-month high after retesting the generational low in February. We’re in the process of constructing a Weekly Japan Sustainability … Continue reading

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Yen Continues to Swan Dive…

The Yen got hammered again this week breaking through almost all technical support and looks to at least test last year’s lows, equivalent to an 85 dollar/yen.  It must first clear a key zone of resistance  at 81.50-82.25. Lots of factors … Continue reading

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No Yen for the Yen….

We’re sure you’ve noticed the Yen’s swan dive against the U.S. dollar.  Last week’s monetary measures by the Bank of Japan in the global “race to debase” gave it an added kick, The Bank increases the total size of the … Continue reading

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Kobe Earthquake’s Impact on the Nikkei and $/Yen

First, our thoughts and prayers are with the Japanese.   They are a great nation and a good people.  Watching this happen unfold in  real time is stunning and we are hoping for a miracle that the loss of life is … Continue reading

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