Financial news on November 01, 2016

Business and Financial news
Clinton-Connected Consulting Firm Sues Republican Strategist Ed Rollins

The lawsuit, filed in New York State by Teneo, claims defamation and breach of contract over comments Mr. Rollins made on a Fox Business program. Read more..

By J. DAVID GOODMAN - The New York Times

Drug Giant Faced a Reckoning as China Took Aim at Bribery

Chinese government's harsh legal crackdown on misconduct by GlaxoSmithKline, which included fraud and bribery, reflects country's increasingly assertive approach to multinational companies on its soil; case of Peter Humphrey, who was arrested in China while working as corporate investigator for pharmaceutical company, cited (Series: China Rules). Read more..

By DAVID BARBOZA - The New York Times

Glaxo’s Fallout in China

A whistle-blower working for GlaxoSmithKline began sending anonymous tips about fraud and corruption at its operation in China. Here’s what happened next. Read more..

By DAVID BARBOZA - The New York Times

Need to Pick an Insurance Plan? Start Here

Insurance is a hard product to buy. Here’s The Upshot’s simplified guide to finding the plan that’s right for you. Read more..

By MARGOT SANGER-KATZ - The New York Times

Norman Brokaw, Agent to Marilyn Monroe and Elvis Presley, Dies at 89

Norman Brokaw, former chairman of William Morris Agency who widened agency's net to include corporate, sports and political figures as clients, dies at age 89. Read more..

By SAM ROBERTS - The New York Times

Recent Commercial Real Estate Transactions

Recent commercial real estate transactions in New York City. Read more..

By ROSALIE R. RADOMSKY - The New York Times

Standard Chartered Faces Inquiry Into Hong Kong Stock Sale

The bank expects the Securities and Futures Commission in the territory to take action over its role as a sponsor of a 2009 initial public offering. Read more..

By CHAD BRAY - The New York Times

Taking Out a Highway That Hemmed Rochester In

Rochester is filling in part of a mid-20th-century sunken highway to create an avenue for residential, office and retail development. Read more..

By KEITH SCHNEIDER - The New York Times

What Happens to the Markets if Donald Trump Wins?

Andrew Ross Sorkin DealBook column concludes it is impossible to predict how stock market and economy will react if Republican nominee Donald J Trump is elected president; notes which pessimistic outcomes are most probable. Read more..

By ANDREW ROSS SORKIN - The New York Times

YouTube Agrees to Pay Royalties, Ending German Music Dispute

The disagreement between the internet service and Germany’s main music rights organization had restricted access to music videos on YouTube since 2009. Read more..

By MELISSA EDDY - The New York Times

Stock Markets

Values are reported in US Dollars

Stock Ticker symbol Open High Low Close Volume
Pfizer PFE 30,94 31,72 30,75 31,07 54.3M
Apple AAPL 113,46 113,77 110,53 111,49 43.8M
General Electric GE 29,00 29,20 28,71 28,88 32M
AT&T Inc. T 36,97 37,19 36,40 36,56 27.6M
Intel INTC 34,90 35,16 34,27 34,52 25.4M
HP Inc. HPQ 14,51 14,56 14,12 14,35 25.4M
Microsoft MSFT 59,97 60,02 59,25 59,80 24.5M
Facebook FB 131,41 131,94 128,65 129,50 22.1M
Wells Fargo & Co. WFC 46,12 46,28 45,60 45,99 20M
Cisco Systems CSCO 30,85 30,86 30,23 30,48 17.5M
JPMorgan Chase JPM 69,48 69,78 68,33 68,97 15.6M
General Motors GM 31,70 32,08 31,19 31,48 14.7M
Merck MRK 59,00 59,59 58,51 59,30 14.3M
Verizon Communications VZ 48,32 48,38 47,53 47,66 13.2M
ExxonMobil XOM 83,50 83,92 83,27 83,65 13.1M
Chevron CVX 105,51 106,74 105,45 106,48 12.8M
Coca-Cola KO 42,40 42,43 41,91 42,12 12.2M
Oracle Corp. ORCL 38,58 38,58 38,23 38,46 12M
Visa V 82,64 82,69 81,33 81,62 10.9M
Gilead Sciences GILD 73,63 74,29 73,06 74,07 10.7M
Comcast CMCSA 62,52 62,52 61,14 61,45 10.5M
ConocoPhillips COP 43,97 44,07 42,54 43,54 8.95M
Wal-Mart Stores WMT 69,98 70,06 69,14 69,30 8.84M
Bristol-Myers Squibb BMY 50,93 51,36 50,38 50,80 8.74M
Procter & Gamble PG 86,58 86,99 86,48 86,85 8.56M
Abbott Laboratories ABT 39,24 39,36 38,64 39,05 8.08M
Johnson & Johnson JNJ 114,76 115,94 114,63 115,34 7.59M
Home Depot HD 121,69 122,25 119,20 119,89 7.49M
Schlumberger SLB 78,66 78,81 77,71 78,70 6.83M
Walt Disney & Co. DIS 92,78 92,99 91,66 92,39 6.45M
Altria MO 66,19 66,25 65,40 65,48 6.16M
Amgen AMGN 141,17 142,41 139,31 140,76 5.59M
Amazon AMZN 799,00 800,84 776,71 785,41 5.31M
Pepsico PEP 107,14 107,30 106,12 106,71 4.29M
United Technologies UTX 102,41 102,92 101,30 102,01 4.04M
Union Pacific UNP 88,65 88,89 87,06 87,89 3.98M
McDonald's MCD 112,65 112,77 111,95 112,25 3.94M
UnitedHealth Group UNH 141,51 141,51 138,82 139,43 3.39M
Berkshire Hathaway BRK.B 144,68 144,86 143,11 143,63 3.34M
Boeing BA 142,95 143,90 141,81 142,41 3.24M
International Business Machines IBM 153,50 153,91 151,74 152,79 3.19M
3M MMM 165,40 165,81 163,85 164,25 2.46M
Alphabet GOOGL 810,87 813,96 798,26 805,48 2.36M
Exchange Rates of November 01, 2016
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US Dollar Euro 1 USD = 0,904 EUR 1 EUR = 1,106 USD
US Dollar Japanese Yen 1 USD = 103,993 JPY 1 JPY = 0,010 USD
US Dollar Pound Sterling 1 USD = 0,817 GBP 1 GBP = 1,224 USD
US Dollar Australian Dollar 1 USD = 1,306 AUD 1 AUD = 0,765 USD
US Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 USD = 1,339 CAD 1 CAD = 0,747 USD
US Dollar Swiss Franc 1 USD = 0,975 CHF 1 CHF = 1,026 USD
US Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 USD = 6,763 CNY 1 CNY = 0,148 USD
US Dollar Mexican Peso 1 USD = 19,175 MXN 1 MXN = 0,052 USD
US Dollar Swidish Krona 1 USD = 8,963 SEK 1 SEK = 0,112 USD
Euro Japanese Yen 1 EUR = 114,982 JPY 1 JPY = 0,009 EUR
Euro Pound Sterling 1 EUR = 0,903 GBP 1 GBP = 1,107 EUR
Euro Australian Dollar 1 EUR = 1,445 AUD 1 AUD = 0,692 EUR
Euro Canadian Dollar 1 EUR = 1,480 CAD 1 CAD = 0,676 EUR
Euro Swiss Franc 1 EUR = 1,078 CHF 1 CHF = 0,928 EUR
Euro Chinese Yuan 1 EUR = 7,476 CNY 1 CNY = 0,134 EUR
Euro Mexican Peso 1 EUR = 21,201 MXN 1 MXN = 0,047 EUR
Euro Swidish Krona 1 EUR = 9,910 SEK 1 SEK = 0,101 EUR
Japanese Yen Pound Sterling 1 JPY = 0,008 GBP 1 GBP = 128,205 JPY
Japanese Yen Australian Dollar 1 JPY = 0,013 AUD 1 AUD = 79,365 JPY
Japanese Yen Canadian Dollar 1 JPY = 0,013 CAD 1 CAD = 77,519 JPY
Japanese Yen Swiss Franc 1 JPY = 0,009 CHF 1 CHF = 106,383 JPY
Japanese Yen Chinese Yuan 1 JPY = 0,065 CNY 1 CNY = 15,385 JPY
Japanese Yen Mexican Peso 1 JPY = 0,184 MXN 1 MXN = 5,423 JPY
Japanese Yen Swidish Krona 1 JPY = 0,086 SEK 1 SEK = 11,614 JPY
Pound Sterling Australian Dollar 1 GBP = 1,599 AUD 1 AUD = 0,625 GBP
Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar 1 GBP = 1,638 CAD 1 CAD = 0,610 GBP
Pound Sterling Swiss Franc 1 GBP = 1,194 CHF 1 CHF = 0,838 GBP
Pound Sterling Chinese Yuan 1 GBP = 8,281 CNY 1 CNY = 0,121 GBP
Pound Sterling Mexican Peso 1 GBP = 23,470 MXN 1 MXN = 0,043 GBP
Pound Sterling Swidish Krona 1 GBP = 10,972 SEK 1 SEK = 0,091 GBP
Australian Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 AUD = 1,024 CAD 1 CAD = 0,976 AUD
Australian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 AUD = 0,746 CHF 1 CHF = 1,340 AUD
Australian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 AUD = 5,179 CNY 1 CNY = 0,193 AUD
Australian Dollar Mexican Peso 1 AUD = 14,683 MXN 1 MXN = 0,068 AUD
Australian Dollar Swidish Krona 1 AUD = 6,858 SEK 1 SEK = 0,146 AUD
Canadian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 CAD = 0,728 CHF 1 CHF = 1,373 CAD
Canadian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 CAD = 5,054 CNY 1 CNY = 0,198 CAD
Canadian Dollar Mexican Peso 1 CAD = 14,328 MXN 1 MXN = 0,070 CAD
Canadian Dollar Swidish Krona 1 CAD = 6,694 SEK 1 SEK = 0,149 CAD
Swiss Franc Chinese Yuan 1 CHF = 6,937 CNY 1 CNY = 0,144 CHF
Swiss Franc Mexican Peso 1 CHF = 19,661 MXN 1 MXN = 0,051 CHF
Swiss Franc Swidish Krona 1 CHF = 9,184 SEK 1 SEK = 0,109 CHF

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