Financial news on July 02, 2009

Business and Financial news
A Day to Tackle the Financial To-Do List

Taking time, 10 or 12 hours, to tackle ever-postponed money tasks and clear the books can be lucrative. Read more..

By RON LIEBER - The New York Times

Industry Tightens Its Standards for Tracking Web Surfers

Before the government steps in, a group of advertisers is announcing a set of stricter rules for the data collected on consumers when they surf the Web or shop online. Read more..

By STEPHANIE CLIFFORD - The New York Times

Risk Cuts at Morgan May Lead to a Loss

Late last year, after the financial crisis, Morgan Stanley made a decision that its biggest rivals avoided: burned by the crisis, it would take far fewer risks in its trading. Read more..

By LOUISE STORY - The New York Times

Tip of the Week: Turning Off Microsoft Tips

Although they’re meant to be helpful, Microsoft Word 2007’s ScreenTips can also get in the way. Read more..

By J. D. BIERSDORFER - The New York Times

Stock Markets

Values are reported in US Dollars

StockTicker symbolOpenHighLowCloseVolume
General ElectricGE11.6411.7811.4611.5271.6M
MicrosoftMSFT23.7624.0423.2123.3765.4M
IntelINTC16.8716.9516.6816.7254.9M
Wells Fargo & Co.WFC23.7323.8923.0623.1852.5M
Cisco SystemsCSCO18.6718.7318.4518.5041.6M
PfizerPFE14.7714.8014.4414.5041.3M
JPMorgan ChaseJPM33.3633.7732.2732.5738.4M
Oracle Corp.ORCL21.3321.3420.8621.0427.4M
AT&T Inc.T24.9924.9924.4724.5927M
ExxonMobilXOM69.5769.7268.0068.4722.9M
Wal-Mart StoresWMT48.2648.4047.7647.8520M
AltriaMO16.5716.6216.2616.3118.6M
ComcastCMCSA14.3114.4713.8013.8918.5M
ConocoPhillipsCOP41.4941.5440.9641.0116.4M
Abbott LaboratoriesABT46.3046.6445.7545.8415.7M
Walt Disney & Co.DIS23.1823.4522.5722.8515.6M
Procter & GamblePG51.7951.8350.7450.9515.2M
Johnson & JohnsonJNJ56.7356.7355.9555.9715.1M
MerckMRK27.7327.9926.9827.0114.5M
Verizon CommunicationsVZ30.4730.5330.1630.2213.5M
Home DepotHD23.3723.7122.7522.8313.5M
AppleAAPL141.25142.83139.79140.0213.2M
HP Inc.HPQ38.2638.6837.8537.9012M
Coca-ColaKO48.7749.4348.7748.9011.1M
Bristol-Myers SquibbBMY20.0820.2419.6319.7110.8M
ChevronCVX65.6165.7864.4264.5010.7M
UnitedHealth GroupUNH24.9325.1123.8923.9710.4M
SchlumbergerSLB52.9652.9851.1851.629.22M
PepsicoPEP56.0356.8255.7756.438.16M
AmgenAMGN52.5052.6951.4651.477.57M
AmazonAMZN81.1181.3778.5179.327.22M
BoeingBA41.8141.8140.6240.907.2M
International Business MachinesIBM103.80103.91101.73101.737.03M
McDonald'sMCD57.6957.8357.2557.486.97M
Gilead SciencesGILD46.5146.7045.9045.906.9M
3MMMM59.9060.7459.6860.215.58M
United TechnologiesUTX51.7051.7649.9050.365.52M
VisaV60.8061.7060.0860.425.38M
AlphabetGOOGL415.41415.41406.81408.495.03M
Union PacificUNP52.1352.1350.7851.053.82M
Berkshire HathawayBRK.B2907.002909.002862.002893.0019K
Exchange Rates of July 02, 2009
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US DollarJapanese Yen1 USD = 95.960 JPY1 JPY = 0.010 USD
US DollarCanadian Dollar1 USD = 1.164 CAD1 CAD = 0.859 USD
US DollarSwiss Franc1 USD = 1.089 CHF1 CHF = 0.918 USD
US DollarChinese Yuan1 USD = 6.832 CNY1 CNY = 0.146 USD
EuroJapanese Yen1 EUR = 133.770 JPY1 JPY = 0.007 EUR
EuroPound Sterling1 EUR = 0.853 GBP1 GBP = 1.172 EUR
EuroAustralian Dollar1 EUR = 1.763 AUD1 AUD = 0.567 EUR
EuroCanadian Dollar1 EUR = 1.622 CAD1 CAD = 0.616 EUR
EuroSwiss Franc1 EUR = 1.518 CHF1 CHF = 0.659 EUR
EuroChinese Yuan1 EUR = 9.528 CNY1 CNY = 0.105 EUR
Japanese YenPound Sterling1 JPY = 0.638 GBP1 GBP = 1.569 JPY
Japanese YenAustralian Dollar1 JPY = 1.317 AUD1 AUD = 0.760 JPY
Japanese YenCanadian Dollar1 JPY = 1.212 CAD1 CAD = 0.825 JPY
Japanese YenSwiss Franc1 JPY = 1.135 CHF1 CHF = 0.881 JPY
Pound SterlingAustralian Dollar1 GBP = 2.065 AUD1 AUD = 0.484 GBP
Pound SterlingCanadian Dollar1 GBP = 1.900 CAD1 CAD = 0.526 GBP
Pound SterlingSwiss Franc1 GBP = 1.779 CHF1 CHF = 0.562 GBP
Pound SterlingChinese Yuan1 GBP = 11.159 CNY1 CNY = 0.090 GBP
Australian DollarCanadian Dollar1 AUD = 0.920 CAD1 CAD = 1.087 AUD
Australian DollarSwiss Franc1 AUD = 0.861 CHF1 CHF = 1.162 AUD
Australian DollarChinese Yuan1 AUD = 5.407 CNY1 CNY = 0.185 AUD
Canadian DollarSwiss Franc1 CAD = 0.936 CHF1 CHF = 1.069 CAD
Canadian DollarChinese Yuan1 CAD = 5.872 CNY1 CNY = 0.170 CAD
Swiss FrancChinese Yuan1 CHF = 6.274 CNY1 CNY = 0.159 CHF

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