Financial news on February 07, 2017

Business and Financial news
A Quiet Giant of Investing Weighs In on Trump

Seth Klarman is not a household name, but his letter to investors, warning about the new administration, is the most sought-after read on Wall Street. Read more..

By ANDREW ROSS SORKIN - The New York Times

Daily Report: Dizzying Regulatory Changes for Tech Industry

The tech industry is bracing for overhauls from the Trump administration, including a new F.C.C. chairman and possible adjustments in H-1Bs. Read more..

By JIM KERSTETTER - The New York Times

Decade After Crisis, No Resolution for Fannie and Freddie

Fannie Mae is now backing single-family home rentals, a sign that the government-sponsored mortgage entities are still alive after being left for dead. Read more..

By STEVEN DAVIDOFF SOLOMON - The New York Times

Dodd-Frank Rollback May Fall Short of G.O.P. Hopes

A White House directive asks only for a review, and Congress would have to make any major changes. Alternatives may not please bankers or their critics. Read more..

By GINA CHON - The New York Times

How to Make America Greater: More Immigration

While President Trump promises to curb immigration, research suggests a straightforward way to bulk up the economy would be to let more immigrants in. Read more..

By EDUARDO PORTER - The New York Times

How to Save iPhone Voice Mail Messages

Recent versions of Apple’s mobile operating system let you archive a voice mail message on your iPhone as an audio file. Read more..

By J. D. BIERSDORFER - The New York Times

Morning Agenda: Investing in the Trump Era, a Travel Ban, Gorsuch Nomination

Seth A. Klarman, one of the few hedge fund managers Warren Buffett has praised, has issued a private letter to investors, warning they have focused too much on pro-growth policies while ignoring protectionism. Read more..

By AMIE TSANG - The New York Times

Recent Commercial Real Estate Transactions

Recent commercial real estate transactions in New York City. Read more..

By ROSALIE R. RADOMSKY - The New York Times

Stephen Colbert’s ‘Late Show’ Tops ‘Tonight Show’ in Total Viewers

For the week of Jan. 30, Mr. Colbert averaged roughly 2.8 million viewers, eclipsing Jimmy Fallon’s audience by a slim margin of 12,000 viewers. Read more..

By JOHN KOBLIN - The New York Times

Times Names Wall Street Journal Editor to Its Masthead

Rebecca Blumenstein, deputy editor in chief of The Journal, will be a deputy managing editor and one of the highest-ranking women at The New York Times. Read more..

By SYDNEY EMBER - The New York Times

Stock Markets

Values are reported in US Dollars

Stock Ticker symbol Open High Low Close Volume
General Motors GM 35.75 35.96 34.80 35.10 39.5M
Apple AAPL 130.54 132.09 130.45 131.53 38.2M
General Electric GE 29.75 29.81 29.53 29.56 23.8M
Pfizer PFE 32.32 32.35 31.94 32.08 23.5M
Microsoft MSFT 63.74 63.78 63.23 63.43 20.3M
Intel INTC 36.45 36.52 36.24 36.35 18.6M
Cisco Systems CSCO 31.38 31.64 31.33 31.45 18.4M
AT&T Inc. T 41.08 41.17 40.82 41.12 17.3M
Bristol-Myers Squibb BMY 51.49 52.32 51.26 51.66 15.7M
Wells Fargo & Co. WFC 56.86 57.19 56.27 56.34 14.9M
Facebook FB 132.24 133.00 131.66 131.84 14.6M
Gilead Sciences GILD 72.56 73.30 72.41 73.13 13.3M
Coca-Cola KO 41.70 41.98 41.67 41.90 13.3M
Verizon Communications VZ 48.13 48.16 47.80 48.04 12.8M
HP Inc. HPQ 15.26 15.44 15.16 15.43 12.3M
ExxonMobil XOM 83.23 83.62 82.45 82.77 11.7M
Walt Disney & Co. DIS 109.65 109.73 108.77 109.00 10.2M
JPMorgan Chase JPM 87.14 87.40 86.48 86.72 9.39M
Oracle Corp. ORCL 40.16 40.30 40.04 40.07 8.84M
Abbott Laboratories ABT 42.57 42.98 42.50 42.89 8.7M
Visa V 85.96 86.35 85.67 85.78 8.6M
Merck MRK 64.76 64.93 64.05 64.20 8.44M
Comcast CMCSA 74.66 75.20 74.52 74.86 7.91M
ConocoPhillips COP 49.55 50.23 49.08 49.42 7.59M
Procter & Gamble PG 87.64 88.28 87.48 88.01 6.65M
Chevron CVX 112.98 113.10 111.11 111.39 6.04M
Schlumberger SLB 81.21 81.74 80.49 81.07 5.84M
Wal-Mart Stores WMT 66.56 67.00 66.51 66.89 5.81M
Johnson & Johnson JNJ 113.60 113.62 113.05 113.48 5.51M
Altria MO 71.53 72.27 71.49 72.20 5.24M
Boeing BA 165.00 167.42 164.87 166.50 4.24M
Pepsico PEP 104.63 105.90 104.63 105.61 3.98M
International Business Machines IBM 176.00 178.62 175.90 178.46 3.87M
Amgen AMGN 167.00 167.72 165.60 166.82 3.58M
Union Pacific UNP 108.19 108.76 107.35 107.65 3.49M
Amazon AMZN 809.31 816.16 807.50 812.50 3.47M
Home Depot HD 137.16 137.70 136.33 136.65 3.24M
UnitedHealth Group UNH 161.05 161.68 159.54 160.53 2.94M
McDonald's MCD 124.95 125.42 124.59 124.59 2.85M
United Technologies UTX 111.38 111.73 110.97 111.25 2.77M
Berkshire Hathaway BRK.B 163.62 163.85 162.58 162.93 2.45M
Alphabet GOOGL 825.50 831.92 823.29 829.23 1.67M
3M MMM 176.08 176.40 175.15 175.76 1.25M
Exchange Rates of February 07, 2017
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US Dollar Euro 1 USD = 0.936 EUR 1 EUR = 1.068 USD
US Dollar Japanese Yen 1 USD = 112.310 JPY 1 JPY = 0.009 USD
US Dollar Pound Sterling 1 USD = 0.799 GBP 1 GBP = 1.251 USD
US Dollar Australian Dollar 1 USD = 1.311 AUD 1 AUD = 0.763 USD
US Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 USD = 1.318 CAD 1 CAD = 0.759 USD
US Dollar Swiss Franc 1 USD = 0.998 CHF 1 CHF = 1.002 USD
US Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 USD = 6.882 CNY 1 CNY = 0.145 USD
US Dollar Mexican Peso 1 USD = 20.599 MXN 1 MXN = 0.049 USD
US Dollar Swidish Krona 1 USD = 8.869 SEK 1 SEK = 0.113 USD
Euro Japanese Yen 1 EUR = 119.934 JPY 1 JPY = 0.008 EUR
Euro Pound Sterling 1 EUR = 0.854 GBP 1 GBP = 1.171 EUR
Euro Australian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.401 AUD 1 AUD = 0.714 EUR
Euro Canadian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.408 CAD 1 CAD = 0.710 EUR
Euro Swiss Franc 1 EUR = 1.065 CHF 1 CHF = 0.939 EUR
Euro Chinese Yuan 1 EUR = 7.350 CNY 1 CNY = 0.136 EUR
Euro Mexican Peso 1 EUR = 22.007 MXN 1 MXN = 0.045 EUR
Euro Swidish Krona 1 EUR = 9.471 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 = 85.470 JPY
Japanese Yen Canadian Dollar 1 JPY = 0.012 CAD 1 CAD = 85.470 JPY
Japanese Yen Swiss Franc 1 JPY = 0.009 CHF 1 CHF = 112.360 JPY
Japanese Yen Chinese Yuan 1 JPY = 0.061 CNY 1 CNY = 16.340 JPY
Japanese Yen Mexican Peso 1 JPY = 0.184 MXN 1 MXN = 5.450 JPY
Japanese Yen Swidish Krona 1 JPY = 0.079 SEK 1 SEK = 12.674 JPY
Pound Sterling Australian Dollar 1 GBP = 1.640 AUD 1 AUD = 0.610 GBP
Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar 1 GBP = 1.649 CAD 1 CAD = 0.606 GBP
Pound Sterling Swiss Franc 1 GBP = 1.248 CHF 1 CHF = 0.801 GBP
Pound Sterling Chinese Yuan 1 GBP = 8.609 CNY 1 CNY = 0.116 GBP
Pound Sterling Mexican Peso 1 GBP = 25.757 MXN 1 MXN = 0.039 GBP
Pound Sterling Swidish Krona 1 GBP = 11.092 SEK 1 SEK = 0.090 GBP
Australian Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 AUD = 1.005 CAD 1 CAD = 0.995 AUD
Australian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 AUD = 0.760 CHF 1 CHF = 1.315 AUD
Australian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 AUD = 5.249 CNY 1 CNY = 0.191 AUD
Australian Dollar Mexican Peso 1 AUD = 15.726 MXN 1 MXN = 0.064 AUD
Australian Dollar Swidish Krona 1 AUD = 6.752 SEK 1 SEK = 0.148 AUD
Canadian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 CAD = 0.757 CHF 1 CHF = 1.322 CAD
Canadian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 CAD = 5.220 CNY 1 CNY = 0.192 CAD
Canadian Dollar Mexican Peso 1 CAD = 15.640 MXN 1 MXN = 0.064 CAD
Canadian Dollar Swidish Krona 1 CAD = 6.725 SEK 1 SEK = 0.149 CAD
Swiss Franc Chinese Yuan 1 CHF = 6.898 CNY 1 CNY = 0.145 CHF
Swiss Franc Mexican Peso 1 CHF = 20.666 MXN 1 MXN = 0.048 CHF
Swiss Franc Swidish Krona 1 CHF = 8.888 SEK 1 SEK = 0.113 CHF

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