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USD/JPY closed higher on Thursday and the high-range close sets the stage for a steady to higher opening on Friday. Stochastics and the RSI remain neutral to bearish signalling that sideways to lower prices are possible near-term. If it extends the decline off this month's high, December's low crossing is the next downside target. If it renews the rally off December's low, December's high crossing is the next downside target.