yen for

yen for someone or something

to long for someone or something. I yen for a great big bowl of highly fattening ice cream. Frank yenned for Sally.
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and Nichido Fire & Marine Insurance Co., reported Thursday a group net profit of 56.62 billion yen for the year ended March 31.
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dollar and the Japanese yen for a specified time period.
Softbank closed above 90,000 yen for the first time, ending at 92,800 yen, up 5,000 yen, and Trans Cosmos closed at a record high 43,700 yen, up 3,000 yen.
NTT Data lost 100,000 yen to 2,180,000 yen for the third straight day of decline.
NTT Data turned upward for the first time in four days, closing at 2,260,000 yen, up 60,000 yen, after reporting Thursday an unconsolidated pretax profit of 20.6 billion yen for the first half of fiscal 1999, up 59.1% from a year earlier.
Fujitsu, the second most heavily traded issue, gained 320 yen to 3,190 yen, closing above 3,000 yen for the first time in six trading days, while Sony recovered to the 14,000 yen level for the first time in five trading days, closing at 14,020 yen, up 250 yen.
Sony gained 320 yen to 13,300 yen, closing above 13,000 yen for the first time since July 29, 1998, when it had ended at 13,040 yen.
Sakura Bank rose 4 yen to 439 yen, after announcing it expects to regain profitability in the current fiscal year, although its group net loss came to 479.27 billion yen for the last fiscal year.
Fuji Bank said Friday it registered an unconsolidated net loss of 392.93 billion yen for fiscal 1998 ended March 31, down from a 518.70 billion yen loss the previous year.