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AFTER profiting from a world-beating rally, dollar bulls find themselves at risk of being back at square one again when it comes to sustaining gains against the yen.

US stocks have marched higher and higher - up 5 per cent since President Donald Trump took office six weeks ago - and the rally has become one of his favourite boasts. And there is plenty of economic...