For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, the USD rose 0.60% against the JPY and closed at 111.62.
In the Asian session, at GMT0300, the pair is trading at 111.73, with the USD trading 0.10% higher against the JPY from yesterday’s close.
The pair is expected to find support at 111.23, and a fall through could take it to the next support level of 110.74. The pair is expected to find its first resistance at 112.02, and a rise through could take it to the next resistance level of 112.32.
Going forward, traders would await Japan’s trade balance data and industrial production, both scheduled to release next week.
The currency pair is trading above its 20 Hr and 50 Hr moving averages.