Financial news on June 03, 2009

Business and Financial news
Even Under a Cloud, G.M. Is Predicting Sunshine

The carmaker, which has lost significant market share over the last three decades, projects in its bankruptcy filing that the slide will taper off. Read more..

By DAVID LEONHARDT - The New York Times

Nokia Introduces High-End Smartphone Amid Industry Downturn

The N97 is the surest sign that Nokia is looking to win more revenue from data services. Read more..

By KEVIN J. O'BRIEN - International Herald Tribune

Raptor Hedge Fund to Close After Losses

James J. Pallotta gave no reason for liquidating his fund, but it took huge losses in the fourth quarter and had many withdrawal requests. Read more..

By ZACHERY KOUWE - The New York Times

Stock Markets

Values are reported in US Dollars

Stock Ticker symbol Open High Low Close Volume
Wells Fargo & Co. WFC 24.30 24.64 23.88 24.13 82.3M
JPMorgan Chase JPM 34.40 34.97 33.65 33.98 72.1M
General Electric GE 13.65 13.70 13.30 13.50 68.3M
Microsoft MSFT 21.31 21.76 21.29 21.73 56M
Cisco Systems CSCO 19.55 19.61 19.10 19.36 55.1M
Pfizer PFE 14.85 14.92 14.65 14.89 52M
Intel INTC 15.97 16.04 15.72 15.94 49.8M
AT&T Inc. T 24.67 24.94 24.28 24.46 34.4M
ExxonMobil XOM 72.39 72.45 71.33 72.08 29.8M
ConocoPhillips COP 47.28 47.28 44.95 45.63 27.6M
Oracle Corp. ORCL 20.24 20.51 20.09 20.34 27M
Altria MO 17.06 17.12 16.95 17.00 23.8M
Apple AAPL 140.00 141.11 139.07 140.95 20.2M
Wal-Mart Stores WMT 49.75 50.98 49.70 50.88 19.7M
Merck MRK 27.39 27.61 27.06 27.59 19.5M
Verizon Communications VZ 29.51 29.85 29.10 29.59 18M
Comcast CMCSA 14.40 14.45 13.95 14.19 17.6M
Abbott Laboratories ABT 44.98 45.46 44.68 45.12 16.7M
Bristol-Myers Squibb BMY 20.28 20.29 19.85 19.99 15.4M
Chevron CVX 68.73 68.99 67.25 68.26 14.9M
Home Depot HD 24.39 24.81 24.09 24.37 14.5M
HP Inc. HPQ 35.72 35.85 35.16 35.63 13.9M
Coca-Cola KO 49.34 49.50 48.77 49.09 13.4M
Procter & Gamble PG 53.38 53.84 52.90 53.81 12.6M
Gilead Sciences GILD 43.10 45.14 42.85 44.73 11.9M
UnitedHealth Group UNH 27.29 27.84 26.60 27.50 11.8M
Schlumberger SLB 58.06 58.40 55.88 56.89 11.8M
Pepsico PEP 54.90 54.90 53.89 54.27 11.5M
Johnson & Johnson JNJ 55.88 56.30 55.66 56.16 11.2M
Walt Disney & Co. DIS 24.86 25.16 24.75 25.08 10.9M
McDonald's MCD 59.85 61.01 59.75 60.99 10.4M
Visa V 66.69 68.76 65.87 68.23 8.84M
Amgen AMGN 50.76 52.12 49.99 51.92 7.9M
International Business Machines IBM 106.53 106.60 105.11 106.49 7.69M
Amazon AMZN 83.31 85.71 83.13 85.68 7.6M
Alphabet GOOGL 426.00 432.46 424.00 431.65 7.06M
Union Pacific UNP 52.67 53.19 51.09 51.79 5.29M
United Technologies UTX 55.12 55.37 54.20 54.69 4.97M
Boeing BA 48.71 49.20 47.79 48.37 4.7M
3M MMM 59.56 59.96 58.74 59.50 3.93M
Berkshire Hathaway BRK.B 2962.00 2981.00 2917.00 2924.00 20.1K
Exchange Rates of June 03, 2009
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US Dollar Japanese Yen 1 USD = 95.900 JPY 1 JPY = 0.010 USD
US Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 USD = 1.114 CAD 1 CAD = 0.898 USD
US Dollar Swiss Franc 1 USD = 1.071 CHF 1 CHF = 0.934 USD
US Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 USD = 6.832 CNY 1 CNY = 0.146 USD
Euro Japanese Yen 1 EUR = 135.610 JPY 1 JPY = 0.007 EUR
Euro Pound Sterling 1 EUR = 0.868 GBP 1 GBP = 1.153 EUR
Euro Australian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.767 AUD 1 AUD = 0.566 EUR
Euro Canadian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.575 CAD 1 CAD = 0.635 EUR
Euro Swiss Franc 1 EUR = 1.515 CHF 1 CHF = 0.660 EUR
Euro Chinese Yuan 1 EUR = 9.663 CNY 1 CNY = 0.103 EUR
Japanese Yen Pound Sterling 1 JPY = 0.640 GBP 1 GBP = 1.563 JPY
Japanese Yen Australian Dollar 1 JPY = 1.304 AUD 1 AUD = 0.767 JPY
Japanese Yen Canadian Dollar 1 JPY = 1.161 CAD 1 CAD = 0.861 JPY
Japanese Yen Swiss Franc 1 JPY = 1.117 CHF 1 CHF = 0.896 JPY
Pound Sterling Australian Dollar 1 GBP = 2.036 AUD 1 AUD = 0.491 GBP
Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar 1 GBP = 1.815 CAD 1 CAD = 0.551 GBP
Pound Sterling Swiss Franc 1 GBP = 1.745 CHF 1 CHF = 0.573 GBP
Pound Sterling Chinese Yuan 1 GBP = 11.122 CNY 1 CNY = 0.090 GBP
Australian Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 AUD = 0.891 CAD 1 CAD = 1.123 AUD
Australian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 AUD = 0.857 CHF 1 CHF = 1.167 AUD
Australian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 AUD = 5.464 CNY 1 CNY = 0.183 AUD
Canadian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 CAD = 0.962 CHF 1 CHF = 1.040 CAD
Canadian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 CAD = 6.131 CNY 1 CNY = 0.163 CAD
Swiss Franc Chinese Yuan 1 CHF = 6.377 CNY 1 CNY = 0.157 CHF

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