Financial news on October 01, 2009

Business and Financial news
A Race in Cardiology

Two major companies are racing to develop the potentially next big thing in heart surgery: a replacement valve that can be implanted through thin tubes known as catheters. Read more..

By BARRY MEIER - The New York Times

Bharti and MTN Abandon Talks on Potential Merger

The Indian telecom giant Bharti Airtel said that talks on a possible merger with MTN Group of South Africa have ended. Read more..

By HEATHER TIMMONS - The New York Times

Stock Markets

Values are reported in US Dollars

StockTicker symbolOpenHighLowCloseVolume
General ElectricGE16.3116.3915.9515.97113M
MicrosoftMSFT25.4125.4724.8024.8876M
IntelINTC19.4919.5318.8918.9070.6M
ComcastCMCSA16.3916.8015.5915.6769M
Cisco SystemsCSCO23.3523.5823.0723.0963M
Wells Fargo & Co.WFC28.0628.0626.5326.6056.5M
PfizerPFE16.5016.5316.2816.3154.7M
JPMorgan ChaseJPM43.4043.5641.3641.3750.6M
Oracle Corp.ORCL20.7320.7520.1020.3645.9M
AltriaMO17.7717.8017.3817.5442.5M
ConocoPhillipsCOP45.0045.8244.8845.5031.4M
AT&T Inc.T27.0027.0826.5226.6131.2M
ExxonMobilXOM68.3968.5067.0967.2724.9M
Verizon CommunicationsVZ30.2930.3029.9030.0123.5M
Abbott LaboratoriesABT49.4649.7548.6248.6822.6M
Wal-Mart StoresWMT49.0749.3748.7349.0022.5M
HP Inc.HPQ47.0247.3245.8145.9620.1M
AppleAAPL185.35186.22180.70180.8618.7M
UnitedHealth GroupUNH24.8925.6424.7024.7917.2M
MerckMRK31.7431.8031.0331.1817.2M
Home DepotHD26.6526.6526.1126.3216.3M
Walt Disney & Co.DIS27.7627.7627.0027.3616.1M
Procter & GamblePG57.6357.6356.4456.6215.9M
Bristol-Myers SquibbBMY22.5122.5322.1022.1014.6M
Coca-ColaKO53.4053.7053.0453.1214M
Johnson & JohnsonJNJ60.9360.9359.7759.8112.2M
SchlumbergerSLB59.6059.7357.1357.1310M
McDonald'sMCD56.9957.1456.4656.7410M
ChevronCVX70.4070.4068.7068.819.25M
PepsicoPEP58.7058.9958.2758.469.01M
Gilead SciencesGILD46.3446.5145.3045.308.08M
International Business MachinesIBM119.39119.61117.56117.907.07M
VisaV68.7770.1668.7769.127.05M
AmgenAMGN60.1560.4458.9859.007M
AmazonAMZN92.5092.9090.3791.046.65M
BoeingBA53.8553.9052.0352.116.61M
Union PacificUNP59.0760.2057.9458.066.23M
United TechnologiesUTX60.8360.9859.9159.996.13M
AlphabetGOOGL493.00496.47487.00487.205.62M
3MMMM73.5673.8772.4072.554.36M
Berkshire HathawayBRK.B3281.503327.003235.003261.0029.5K
Exchange Rates of October 01, 2009
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US DollarJapanese Yen1 USD = 89.560 JPY1 JPY = 0.011 USD
US DollarCanadian Dollar1 USD = 1.084 CAD1 CAD = 0.923 USD
US DollarSwiss Franc1 USD = 1.041 CHF1 CHF = 0.961 USD
US DollarChinese Yuan1 USD = 6.827 CNY1 CNY = 0.146 USD
EuroJapanese Yen1 EUR = 130.180 JPY1 JPY = 0.008 EUR
EuroPound Sterling1 EUR = 0.912 GBP1 GBP = 1.097 EUR
EuroAustralian Dollar1 EUR = 1.671 AUD1 AUD = 0.598 EUR
EuroCanadian Dollar1 EUR = 1.575 CAD1 CAD = 0.635 EUR
EuroSwiss Franc1 EUR = 1.513 CHF1 CHF = 0.661 EUR
EuroChinese Yuan1 EUR = 9.919 CNY1 CNY = 0.101 EUR
Japanese YenPound Sterling1 JPY = 0.700 GBP1 GBP = 1.429 JPY
Japanese YenAustralian Dollar1 JPY = 1.283 AUD1 AUD = 0.779 JPY
Japanese YenCanadian Dollar1 JPY = 1.209 CAD1 CAD = 0.827 JPY
Japanese YenSwiss Franc1 JPY = 1.162 CHF1 CHF = 0.861 JPY
Pound SterlingAustralian Dollar1 GBP = 1.833 AUD1 AUD = 0.546 GBP
Pound SterlingCanadian Dollar1 GBP = 1.728 CAD1 CAD = 0.579 GBP
Pound SterlingSwiss Franc1 GBP = 1.660 CHF1 CHF = 0.603 GBP
Pound SterlingChinese Yuan1 GBP = 10.869 CNY1 CNY = 0.092 GBP
Australian DollarCanadian Dollar1 AUD = 0.942 CAD1 CAD = 1.062 AUD
Australian DollarSwiss Franc1 AUD = 0.905 CHF1 CHF = 1.105 AUD
Australian DollarChinese Yuan1 AUD = 5.935 CNY1 CNY = 0.168 AUD
Canadian DollarSwiss Franc1 CAD = 0.960 CHF1 CHF = 1.041 CAD
Canadian DollarChinese Yuan1 CAD = 6.299 CNY1 CNY = 0.159 CAD
Swiss FrancChinese Yuan1 CHF = 6.552 CNY1 CNY = 0.153 CHF

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