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EUR/JPY having best day since July

FXStreet (Córdoba) - EUR/JPY rose further during the US session and printed a fresh 3-week high at 136.89. The pair remains near 137.00, consolidating important weekly gains.

The euro is among the top performers on Friday and against the yen is up by 1.15%, having the best day since mid-July. The Japanese currency is falling sharply across the board.

EUR/JPY makes a decisive technical break

The pair today broke above 135.50, an area that offered resistance during the previous four trading days and it worked a support in August and September. The euro rallied above and also climbed on top of the 55-MA (daily chart).

The next area of relevant resistance might be seen at 137.30/50, September highs, followed by 139.00 (August 21, 24 high).

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