Financial news on February 02, 2017

Business and Financial news
Case Study in Chaos: How Management Experts Grade a Trump White House

Several experts on leadership principles say the nascent Trump administration is a textbook example of how not to run a complex organization. Read more..

By JAMES B. STEWART - The New York Times

Deal Advisers Face a Tricky Period for M.&A.

Evercore, Greenhill and Lazard beat earnings expectations but resilience will require confident clients this year. Read more..

By ANTONY CURRIE - The New York Times

Facebook’s Loss in Court Doesn’t Dim Excitement Over Huge Growth

Sales for the social media giant grew 51 percent in the most recent quarter, and a $500 million jury decision should do little to hurt its bottom line. Read more..

By MIKE ISAAC and NICK WINGFIELD - The New York Times

Morning Agenda: Snap’s I.P.O., Scaramucci’s Job Withdrawn, Struggles at Deutsche Bank

Snap’s initial public offering is one of the most eagerly anticipated this year and will bring the company’s approach to business into the public eye. Read more..

By AMIE TSANG - The New York Times

New York Times Co.’s Decline in Print Advertising Tempered by Digital Gains

The 20 percent drop was partly offset by growth in subscriptions and digital advertising. Adjusted operating profit fell to $241 million in 2016, from $289 million. Read more..

By SYDNEY EMBER - The New York Times

Snapchat Parent Showcases Its Strength in Preparation for I.P.O.

Making its filing public was one of the final steps the company would take before it begins trading on the New York Stock Exchange. Read more..

By MICHAEL J. de la MERCED and KATIE BENNER - The New York Times

Snap’s Chief Taps Into the ‘Right Now’

As Snap, the parent company of Snapchat, takes steps to go public, its leader still relies on unconventional notions to upend social media. Read more..

By KATIE BENNER - The New York Times

Trump Looks to Another Finance Veteran for Senior Role

Private equity mogul Stephen Feinberg of Cerberus Capital Management has held talks about an unspecified job in the new administration. Read more..

By MICHAEL J. de la MERCED - The New York Times

Uber C.E.O. to Leave Trump Advisory Council After Criticism

Travis Kalanick plans to step down from the president’s council, after internal pressure from employees and a social media backlash. Read more..

By MIKE ISAAC - The New York Times

Stock Markets

Values are reported in US Dollars

Stock Ticker symbol Open High Low Close Volume
Facebook FB 133.22 135.49 130.40 130.84 54.4M
Microsoft MSFT 63.25 63.41 62.75 63.17 45.8M
Apple AAPL 127.98 129.39 127.78 128.53 33.7M
Intel INTC 36.26 36.70 36.20 36.68 31.9M
AT&T Inc. T 42.02 42.07 40.95 41.18 29.2M
Cisco Systems CSCO 30.69 31.26 30.53 31.18 27.5M
Pfizer PFE 31.47 31.73 31.32 31.73 23.4M
General Electric GE 29.58 29.71 29.50 29.68 21.7M
Merck MRK 62.64 64.21 62.53 64.18 19M
Bristol-Myers Squibb BMY 49.35 50.89 49.27 50.50 18.6M
Verizon Communications VZ 48.54 48.59 47.90 48.28 17.8M
HP Inc. HPQ 14.89 15.22 14.87 15.21 15.6M
Wells Fargo & Co. WFC 55.57 55.96 55.40 55.75 13M
ExxonMobil XOM 83.21 83.53 82.55 83.45 12.2M
General Motors GM 36.08 36.14 35.47 35.73 11.9M
Abbott Laboratories ABT 42.18 42.79 41.85 42.75 11.8M
Visa V 82.14 82.70 81.57 82.30 11.1M
JPMorgan Chase JPM 84.34 84.91 84.16 84.59 11.1M
Oracle Corp. ORCL 39.77 40.00 39.68 39.98 10.1M
Coca-Cola KO 41.41 41.49 41.25 41.40 9.46M
Wal-Mart Stores WMT 66.34 67.14 66.34 66.70 9M
Procter & Gamble PG 87.61 88.35 87.25 87.76 9M
Schlumberger SLB 83.60 83.61 81.57 82.44 8.86M
Gilead Sciences GILD 72.61 72.83 71.78 72.25 8.81M
ConocoPhillips COP 48.75 49.34 47.28 48.69 8.63M
Altria MO 71.66 72.08 71.33 71.45 8.11M
Johnson & Johnson JNJ 112.82 113.62 112.77 113.57 7.83M
Comcast CMCSA 75.44 75.64 75.01 75.09 7.69M
Amazon AMZN 836.59 842.49 828.26 839.95 7.35M
Walt Disney & Co. DIS 111.21 111.54 110.55 110.61 6.52M
Chevron CVX 111.17 112.24 110.71 112.21 6.29M
United Technologies UTX 108.08 108.68 106.85 108.36 4.71M
UnitedHealth Group UNH 162.52 163.25 160.26 160.76 4.71M
Amgen AMGN 159.73 159.94 156.91 159.58 4.45M
Union Pacific UNP 107.20 107.58 105.90 107.30 4.23M
Boeing BA 163.22 163.97 160.82 162.26 3.79M
McDonald's MCD 122.54 123.98 122.26 123.22 3.24M
Pepsico PEP 103.76 104.39 103.29 104.03 3.21M
3M MMM 174.13 174.78 173.55 174.18 3.11M
Berkshire Hathaway BRK.B 163.31 163.31 162.27 163.00 3.04M
International Business Machines IBM 174.23 174.97 173.55 174.58 2.62M
Home Depot HD 137.47 137.55 136.56 136.95 2.2M
Alphabet GOOGL 815.00 824.56 812.05 818.26 1.69M
Exchange Rates of February 02, 2017
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US Dollar Euro 1 USD = 0.929 EUR 1 EUR = 1.076 USD
US Dollar Japanese Yen 1 USD = 112.860 JPY 1 JPY = 0.009 USD
US Dollar Pound Sterling 1 USD = 0.798 GBP 1 GBP = 1.253 USD
US Dollar Australian Dollar 1 USD = 1.306 AUD 1 AUD = 0.766 USD
US Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 USD = 1.302 CAD 1 CAD = 0.768 USD
US Dollar Swiss Franc 1 USD = 0.992 CHF 1 CHF = 1.008 USD
US Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 USD = 6.847 CNY 1 CNY = 0.146 USD
US Dollar Mexican Peso 1 USD = 20.523 MXN 1 MXN = 0.049 USD
US Dollar Swidish Krona 1 USD = 8.746 SEK 1 SEK = 0.114 USD
Euro Japanese Yen 1 EUR = 121.458 JPY 1 JPY = 0.008 EUR
Euro Pound Sterling 1 EUR = 0.859 GBP 1 GBP = 1.164 EUR
Euro Australian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.406 AUD 1 AUD = 0.711 EUR
Euro Canadian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.402 CAD 1 CAD = 0.713 EUR
Euro Swiss Franc 1 EUR = 1.068 CHF 1 CHF = 0.937 EUR
Euro Chinese Yuan 1 EUR = 7.404 CNY 1 CNY = 0.135 EUR
Euro Mexican Peso 1 EUR = 22.085 MXN 1 MXN = 0.045 EUR
Euro Swidish Krona 1 EUR = 9.412 SEK 1 SEK = 0.106 EUR
Japanese Yen Pound Sterling 1 JPY = 0.007 GBP 1 GBP = 140.845 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 = 16.420 JPY
Japanese Yen Mexican Peso 1 JPY = 0.182 MXN 1 MXN = 5.488 JPY
Japanese Yen Swidish Krona 1 JPY = 0.078 SEK 1 SEK = 12.903 JPY
Pound Sterling Australian Dollar 1 GBP = 1.636 AUD 1 AUD = 0.611 GBP
Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar 1 GBP = 1.632 CAD 1 CAD = 0.613 GBP
Pound Sterling Swiss Franc 1 GBP = 1.243 CHF 1 CHF = 0.805 GBP
Pound Sterling Chinese Yuan 1 GBP = 8.617 CNY 1 CNY = 0.116 GBP
Pound Sterling Mexican Peso 1 GBP = 25.765 MXN 1 MXN = 0.039 GBP
Pound Sterling Swidish Krona 1 GBP = 10.957 SEK 1 SEK = 0.091 GBP
Australian Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 AUD = 0.997 CAD 1 CAD = 1.003 AUD
Australian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 AUD = 0.760 CHF 1 CHF = 1.316 AUD
Australian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 AUD = 5.267 CNY 1 CNY = 0.190 AUD
Australian Dollar Mexican Peso 1 AUD = 15.749 MXN 1 MXN = 0.063 AUD
Australian Dollar Swidish Krona 1 AUD = 6.688 SEK 1 SEK = 0.150 AUD
Canadian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 CAD = 0.762 CHF 1 CHF = 1.313 CAD
Canadian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 CAD = 5.279 CNY 1 CNY = 0.189 CAD
Canadian Dollar Mexican Peso 1 CAD = 15.783 MXN 1 MXN = 0.063 CAD
Canadian Dollar Swidish Krona 1 CAD = 6.712 SEK 1 SEK = 0.149 CAD
Swiss Franc Chinese Yuan 1 CHF = 6.929 CNY 1 CNY = 0.144 CHF
Swiss Franc Mexican Peso 1 CHF = 20.717 MXN 1 MXN = 0.048 CHF
Swiss Franc Swidish Krona 1 CHF = 8.812 SEK 1 SEK = 0.113 CHF

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