For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, the USD rose 0.27% against the JPY and closed at 106.54.
In the Asian session, at GMT0400, the pair is trading at 106.48, with the USD trading 0.06% lower against the JPY from yesterday’s close.
The pair is expected to find support at 106.18, and a fall through could take it to the next support level of 105.87. The pair is expected to find its first resistance at 106.70, and a rise through could take it to the next resistance level of 106.91.
Amid a holiday observed in Japan today, investors would look forward to Japan’s flash Nikkei manufacturing PMI for March, due to release overnight.
The currency pair is showing convergence with its 20 Hr moving average and trading above its 50 Hr moving average.