Dollar falls vs yen after U.S. data
NEW YORK, April 18
NEW YORK, April 18 (Reuters) - The dollar fell against the yen on Thursday after a gauge of future U.S. economic activity fell in March for the first time in seven months while growth in factory activity in the U.S. mid-Atlantic region unexpectedly declined.
The dollar fell 0.1 percent on the day to 97.94 yen, compared with 98.11 yen before the release of the data.
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