USD/JPY closed lower on Tuesday as it consolidated some of Monday's profit. The high-range close sets the stage for a steady to higher opening on Wednesday. Stochastics and the RSI remain neutral to bearish signalling that sideways to lower prices are possible near-term. If it extends last week's rally, this month's low crossing is the next upside target. Closesabove the 20-day moving average crossing at are needed to confirm that a short-term bottom has been posted.