USD/JPY closed slightly lower on Wednesday as it consolidates some of this month's rally. The low-range close sets the stage for a steady to lower opening on Thursday. Stochastics and the RSI remain neutral to bullish signalling that sideways to higher prices are possible near-term. If it renews this month's rally, the January-February downtrend line crossing is the next upside target. Closes below the 20-day moving average crossing would signal that a short-term high has been posted.