Financial news on June 05, 2009

Business and Financial news
Apple Races to Keep Ahead of Rivals

At next week’s Worldwide Developers Conference, Apple’s support among fans and developers will be tested. Read more..

By BRAD STONE - The New York Times

Chief Executive of Versace Is Expected to Resign Friday

Declining sales and clashes with Donatella Versace, sister of the late Gianni Versace and the creative director of the company, are believed to be the reasons. Read more..

By SUZY MENKES - The New York Times

Despite Devaluation Fear, Latvia Stands by Currency

Investors were expecting a devaluation a day after the country was unable to sell short-term debt. Read more..

By DAVID JOLLY - The New York Times

G.M. in Deal to Sell Saturn to Penske

A big auto dealer, Roger Penske, is set to acquire the Saturn brand and access to its dealership network. Read more..

By MICHELINE MAYNARD - The New York Times

Stocks Advance on Hopes for Economic Rebound

Financial and energy shares pulled the market higher as investors sidestepped safety bets in areas like health care or consumer necessities. Read more..

By JACK HEALY - The New York Times

Stock Markets

Values are reported in US Dollars

Stock Ticker symbol Open High Low Close Volume
Cisco Systems CSCO 19.94 20.02 19.52 19.87 86M
Wells Fargo & Co. WFC 25.47 25.69 24.69 24.72 79.1M
General Electric GE 13.96 13.98 13.51 13.54 75.7M
Intel INTC 16.30 16.45 15.79 15.92 62.8M
JPMorgan Chase JPM 35.72 35.76 34.50 34.55 61.6M
Microsoft MSFT 21.96 22.31 21.81 22.14 59.6M
Pfizer PFE 14.79 14.83 14.34 14.51 49.2M
Oracle Corp. ORCL 20.82 20.90 20.51 20.71 26.7M
ExxonMobil XOM 73.25 73.50 72.03 72.97 26.5M
HP Inc. HPQ 36.46 37.50 36.45 37.35 26M
AT&T Inc. T 24.60 24.75 24.44 24.56 25.8M
Merck MRK 26.73 26.90 25.62 26.07 25.4M
Wal-Mart Stores WMT 51.12 51.75 50.21 51.07 25.3M
ConocoPhillips COP 46.35 46.63 44.72 45.00 24.4M
Apple AAPL 145.31 146.40 143.21 144.67 22.6M
Visa V 70.01 70.84 68.80 69.28 18.6M
Comcast CMCSA 14.60 14.64 13.93 14.11 17.6M
Abbott Laboratories ABT 44.91 45.26 44.35 44.98 14.8M
Home Depot HD 24.78 24.89 23.97 24.17 14.7M
Boeing BA 52.16 53.26 52.16 52.65 13.7M
Verizon Communications VZ 29.81 29.81 29.14 29.25 13.6M
Altria MO 17.06 17.15 16.93 17.03 13M
Chevron CVX 69.94 70.59 68.88 69.37 11.2M
Walt Disney & Co. DIS 25.48 25.55 24.85 24.95 11M
Procter & Gamble PG 53.56 53.95 52.92 53.18 10.6M
Pepsico PEP 55.37 55.49 54.50 54.88 10.4M
McDonald's MCD 60.40 60.49 59.35 59.87 10.3M
Johnson & Johnson JNJ 55.81 56.20 55.14 55.93 10.2M
Bristol-Myers Squibb BMY 20.18 20.25 19.76 19.93 10M
Coca-Cola KO 49.91 49.94 49.23 49.44 9.92M
Schlumberger SLB 59.00 59.28 56.64 57.27 8.59M
UnitedHealth Group UNH 27.63 27.75 26.31 27.10 8.52M
United Technologies UTX 55.89 56.99 55.86 56.39 8.45M
Amazon AMZN 86.29 87.95 85.30 87.56 8.26M
International Business Machines IBM 107.33 108.40 106.75 107.24 7.66M
Alphabet GOOGL 445.07 447.34 439.46 444.32 7.35M
Gilead Sciences GILD 45.09 45.40 44.29 44.58 6.65M
3M MMM 60.60 61.29 60.04 60.94 6.64M
Amgen AMGN 51.50 51.72 50.15 50.89 5.38M
Union Pacific UNP 54.55 54.82 53.03 53.80 4.17M
Berkshire Hathaway BRK.B 2944.00 2960.00 2911.00 2920.00 23.2K
Exchange Rates of June 05, 2009
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US Dollar Japanese Yen 1 USD = 98.630 JPY 1 JPY = 0.010 USD
US Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 USD = 1.119 CAD 1 CAD = 0.894 USD
US Dollar Swiss Franc 1 USD = 1.085 CHF 1 CHF = 0.921 USD
US Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 USD = 6.834 CNY 1 CNY = 0.146 USD
Euro Japanese Yen 1 EUR = 137.880 JPY 1 JPY = 0.007 EUR
Euro Pound Sterling 1 EUR = 0.874 GBP 1 GBP = 1.144 EUR
Euro Australian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.762 AUD 1 AUD = 0.567 EUR
Euro Canadian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.563 CAD 1 CAD = 0.640 EUR
Euro Swiss Franc 1 EUR = 1.516 CHF 1 CHF = 0.660 EUR
Euro Chinese Yuan 1 EUR = 9.545 CNY 1 CNY = 0.105 EUR
Japanese Yen Pound Sterling 1 JPY = 0.634 GBP 1 GBP = 1.577 JPY
Japanese Yen Australian Dollar 1 JPY = 1.277 AUD 1 AUD = 0.783 JPY
Japanese Yen Canadian Dollar 1 JPY = 1.134 CAD 1 CAD = 0.882 JPY
Japanese Yen Swiss Franc 1 JPY = 1.100 CHF 1 CHF = 0.909 JPY
Pound Sterling Australian Dollar 1 GBP = 2.016 AUD 1 AUD = 0.496 GBP
Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar 1 GBP = 1.788 CAD 1 CAD = 0.559 GBP
Pound Sterling Swiss Franc 1 GBP = 1.734 CHF 1 CHF = 0.577 GBP
Pound Sterling Chinese Yuan 1 GBP = 10.905 CNY 1 CNY = 0.092 GBP
Australian Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 AUD = 0.886 CAD 1 CAD = 1.129 AUD
Australian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 AUD = 0.860 CHF 1 CHF = 1.163 AUD
Australian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 AUD = 5.421 CNY 1 CNY = 0.184 AUD
Canadian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 CAD = 0.973 CHF 1 CHF = 1.028 CAD
Canadian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 CAD = 6.106 CNY 1 CNY = 0.164 CAD
Swiss Franc Chinese Yuan 1 CHF = 6.295 CNY 1 CNY = 0.159 CHF

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