Financial news on February 01, 2017

Business and Financial news
Amid Immigration Furor, Apple’s Chief Focuses on Apps and Music

Timothy D. Cook said the iPhone maker hoped to double its services business in the next four years, but it will be harder to predict how to deal with the Trump administration. Read more..

By VINDU GOEL - The New York Times

Bernard Redmont Dies at 98; Told World of North Vietnam’s Call for Peace

Mr. Redmont, blacklisted during the McCarthy period, was a journalist in Paris in 1968 when he broke the news about the willingness to begin talks. Read more..

By WILLIAM GRIMES - The New York Times

Daily Report: At Apple, Triumphs Amid Tribulations

The company faces slowing iPhone sales growth and uncertain relations with the new president. But revenue is up, and app sales and music are taking off. Read more..

By JIM KERSTETTER - The New York Times

Healthy Payout Possible for Carlyle From Nature’s Bounty

The private equity firm bought the nutritional supplement maker using debt as leverage in 2010 and could potentially sell it now for $6 billion. Read more..

By JEFFREY GOLDFARB - The New York Times

IBM Gives Watson a New Challenge: Your Tax Return

A partnership with H&R Block shows IBM’s strategy for artificial intelligence: Watson will be a smart assistant tailored for specific industries. Read more..

By STEVE LOHR - The New York Times

Morning Agenda: China Deals, Wells Fargo Severance, Soros Fund Management’s Leader

The Trump administration’s stance on Chinese investments in the United States will be tested by two key deals with HNA Group and Ant Financial. Read more..

By AMIE TSANG - The New York Times

RushCard Ordered to Pay $13 Million for Disruption of Prepaid Card Service

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, intending to send a warning to the industry, fined RushCard over a 2015 breakdown that denied thousands of customers access to their cash. Read more..

By STACY COWLEY - The New York Times

SoFi to Acquire Zenbanx, Allowing It to Be More Like a Bank

Acquiring Zenbanx would let Social Finance, a financial start-up, offer customers checking accounts, credit cards and money transfers. Read more..

By NATHANIEL POPPER - The New York Times

What Volkswagen Settlements Mean for Vehicle Owners

The company’s various deals include an offer to buy back or fix faulty diesels — and either way, additional cash compensation of up to $17,500. Read more..

By JACK EWING - The New York Times

Stock Markets

Values are reported in US Dollars

Stock Ticker symbol Open High Low Close Volume
Apple AAPL 127,03 130,49 127,01 128,75 112M
Facebook FB 132,25 133,49 130,68 133,23 50.1M
Microsoft MSFT 64,36 64,62 63,47 63,58 39.7M
AT&T Inc. T 42,28 42,46 41,86 42,06 32.1M
Pfizer PFE 31,51 31,69 31,26 31,67 28.5M
Intel INTC 36,82 36,95 36,02 36,52 28.4M
Verizon Communications VZ 49,34 49,37 48,25 48,39 26M
General Electric GE 29,73 29,81 29,56 29,69 25.7M
Wells Fargo & Co. WFC 56,54 57,07 55,77 55,91 21.2M
Cisco Systems CSCO 30,85 30,85 30,42 30,50 19.5M
Bristol-Myers Squibb BMY 49,13 49,32 48,32 49,29 16M
JPMorgan Chase JPM 85,54 86,10 84,68 84,95 15.4M
ExxonMobil XOM 84,00 84,16 82,54 82,94 15.1M
General Motors GM 36,68 37,11 35,86 36,14 13.7M
HP Inc. HPQ 15,12 15,16 14,84 14,99 12.4M
Abbott Laboratories ABT 41,51 42,37 41,44 42,33 11.9M
Oracle Corp. ORCL 40,22 40,22 39,71 39,84 11.8M
Coca-Cola KO 41,52 41,66 41,25 41,26 11.1M
Merck MRK 62,06 62,27 61,56 62,10 11M
Walt Disney & Co. DIS 110,71 111,99 110,68 111,30 10.5M
ConocoPhillips COP 49,00 49,15 47,44 48,50 10M
Wal-Mart Stores WMT 66,46 66,71 66,04 66,23 9.05M
Comcast CMCSA 75,29 76,19 75,25 75,61 9M
Procter & Gamble PG 87,03 87,59 86,75 87,33 8.29M
Visa V 82,90 83,09 82,05 82,44 7.53M
Gilead Sciences GILD 72,72 72,88 72,06 72,82 7.44M
Johnson & Johnson JNJ 112,48 113,32 112,47 113,23 7.08M
Chevron CVX 111,20 111,78 110,84 111,00 5.89M
Schlumberger SLB 84,06 84,44 82,70 83,17 5.19M
United Technologies UTX 109,63 109,91 107,90 108,18 4.67M
Union Pacific UNP 107,04 108,07 106,40 107,70 4.37M
Amgen AMGN 158,59 159,75 157,05 159,67 3.92M
Amazon AMZN 829,21 833,78 824,94 832,35 3.85M
UnitedHealth Group UNH 162,75 163,90 162,03 162,71 3.72M
Pepsico PEP 103,61 103,78 102,98 103,01 3.52M
McDonald's MCD 121,90 122,50 121,70 122,42 3.23M
Boeing BA 164,25 165,81 163,12 163,97 3.14M
Home Depot HD 137,66 137,96 136,53 137,44 2.97M
Berkshire Hathaway BRK.B 164,75 165,20 163,30 163,61 2.91M
International Business Machines IBM 175,00 175,70 172,89 174,29 2.8M
3M MMM 175,17 175,80 174,30 175,17 2.27M
Alphabet GOOGL 824,00 824,00 812,25 815,24 2.25M
Altria MO 69,96 72,00 68,80 71,39 114K
Exchange Rates of February 01, 2017
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US Dollar Euro 1 USD = 0,929 EUR 1 EUR = 1,077 USD
US Dollar Japanese Yen 1 USD = 113,282 JPY 1 JPY = 0,009 USD
US Dollar Pound Sterling 1 USD = 0,790 GBP 1 GBP = 1,266 USD
US Dollar Australian Dollar 1 USD = 1,319 AUD 1 AUD = 0,758 USD
US Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 USD = 1,304 CAD 1 CAD = 0,767 USD
US Dollar Swiss Franc 1 USD = 0,993 CHF 1 CHF = 1,007 USD
US Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 USD = 6,877 CNY 1 CNY = 0,145 USD
US Dollar Mexican Peso 1 USD = 20,693 MXN 1 MXN = 0,048 USD
US Dollar Swidish Krona 1 USD = 8,750 SEK 1 SEK = 0,114 USD
Euro Japanese Yen 1 EUR = 121,965 JPY 1 JPY = 0,008 EUR
Euro Pound Sterling 1 EUR = 0,851 GBP 1 GBP = 1,176 EUR
Euro Australian Dollar 1 EUR = 1,420 AUD 1 AUD = 0,704 EUR
Euro Canadian Dollar 1 EUR = 1,404 CAD 1 CAD = 0,712 EUR
Euro Swiss Franc 1 EUR = 1,069 CHF 1 CHF = 0,935 EUR
Euro Chinese Yuan 1 EUR = 7,408 CNY 1 CNY = 0,135 EUR
Euro Mexican Peso 1 EUR = 22,274 MXN 1 MXN = 0,045 EUR
Euro Swidish Krona 1 EUR = 9,419 SEK 1 SEK = 0,106 EUR
Japanese Yen Pound Sterling 1 JPY = 0,007 GBP 1 GBP = 142,857 JPY
Japanese Yen Australian Dollar 1 JPY = 0,012 AUD 1 AUD = 86,207 JPY
Japanese Yen Canadian Dollar 1 JPY = 0,012 CAD 1 CAD = 86,957 JPY
Japanese Yen Swiss Franc 1 JPY = 0,009 CHF 1 CHF = 113,636 JPY
Japanese Yen Chinese Yuan 1 JPY = 0,061 CNY 1 CNY = 16,474 JPY
Japanese Yen Mexican Peso 1 JPY = 0,183 MXN 1 MXN = 5,470 JPY
Japanese Yen Swidish Krona 1 JPY = 0,077 SEK 1 SEK = 12,953 JPY
Pound Sterling Australian Dollar 1 GBP = 1,669 AUD 1 AUD = 0,599 GBP
Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar 1 GBP = 1,651 CAD 1 CAD = 0,606 GBP
Pound Sterling Swiss Franc 1 GBP = 1,257 CHF 1 CHF = 0,796 GBP
Pound Sterling Chinese Yuan 1 GBP = 8,704 CNY 1 CNY = 0,115 GBP
Pound Sterling Mexican Peso 1 GBP = 26,179 MXN 1 MXN = 0,038 GBP
Pound Sterling Swidish Krona 1 GBP = 11,076 SEK 1 SEK = 0,090 GBP
Australian Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 AUD = 0,988 CAD 1 CAD = 1,012 AUD
Australian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 AUD = 0,753 CHF 1 CHF = 1,329 AUD
Australian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 AUD = 5,214 CNY 1 CNY = 0,192 AUD
Australian Dollar Mexican Peso 1 AUD = 15,700 MXN 1 MXN = 0,064 AUD
Australian Dollar Swidish Krona 1 AUD = 6,626 SEK 1 SEK = 0,151 AUD
Canadian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 CAD = 0,761 CHF 1 CHF = 1,314 CAD
Canadian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 CAD = 5,272 CNY 1 CNY = 0,190 CAD
Canadian Dollar Mexican Peso 1 CAD = 15,863 MXN 1 MXN = 0,063 CAD
Canadian Dollar Swidish Krona 1 CAD = 6,705 SEK 1 SEK = 0,149 CAD
Swiss Franc Chinese Yuan 1 CHF = 6,923 CNY 1 CNY = 0,144 CHF
Swiss Franc Mexican Peso 1 CHF = 20,847 MXN 1 MXN = 0,048 CHF
Swiss Franc Swidish Krona 1 CHF = 8,808 SEK 1 SEK = 0,114 CHF

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