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Forex: USD/JPY erases intraday losses

After finding support at the 100-hour SMA and helped by the improvement in market sentiment, the USD/JPY managed to bounce and reversed losses to trade nearly flat of the day.

USD/JPY fell over 80 pips from a daily high of 93.90 to a low of 93.07 before buyers reappeared. At time of writing, USD/JPY is trading at mid-range around 93.60, where it is virtually unchanged since opening.

In terms of technical levels, supports are seen at 93.45/00 and then at the Tenkan line at 92.16, says the Talking-Forex.com team. "On the other hand, resistance levels are seen at 94.13 which is the 38% retracement of the June 2007 to October 2011 bear trade, followed by 97.81 (August 2009 high) and then the 50% level at 99.875".

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