FOREXCOM:USDJPY   U.S. Dollar / Japanese Yen
The USD/JPY forecast sees the pair move into a corrective phase after registering strong upwards movement. Forex day traders were probably expecting a temporary decline was expected and natural. If you are looking for day trading brokers, check out our guide. In the short term, the rate reached a strong support level , so it could start increasing again. Still, we’ll have to wait for confirmation as the pressure remains high.

From the technical point of view, the USD/JPY pair has printed a continuation pattern, but this is far from being confirmed. The pair is trading in the green at 113.73 at the time of writing as the Dollar Index has registered an impressive rally.

DXY’s further growth helps the USD to appreciate versus its rivals. Also, the Japanese stock index, the Nikkei, has started to grow after failing to make a new lower low.

The USD started to increase again after Powell’s remarks at an online conference hosted by the South African Reserve Bank on Friday.

Also on Friday, the US Flash Services PMI was reported at 58.2 points versus 55.3 expected and compared to 54.9 in the previous reporting period signalling further expansion. The Flash Manufacturing PMI dropped from 60.7 to 59.2 points below 60.5 expected announcing a slowdown in expansion.

Tomorrow, the BOJ Core CPI and the US CB Consumer Confidence could have a big impact on the USD/JPY pair.