Financial news on July 08, 2015

Business and Financial news
After Death of Its Chief, SurveyMonkey Names a New Leader

SurveyMonkey names William Veghte as chief executive, replacing David Goldberg, who died in May. Read more..

By QUENTIN HARDY - The New York Times

China’s Efforts Fail to Contain Market Plunge

Despite further steps by Beijing to calm trading, shares plunged, extending a rout that began last month. Read more..

By DAVID BARBOZA - The New York Times

F.D.A. Approves Heart Drug Entresto Said to Cut Death Risk by 20%

Food and Drug Admin approves Novartis's new heart failure drug Entresto, which has proved to cut deaths and hospitalization from condition by 20 percent. Read more..

By ANDREW POLLACK - The New York Times

Germans Forget Postwar History Lesson on Debt Relief in Greece Crisis

Eduardo Porter Economic Scene column points out historical pattern showing that major sovereign debts are only solved after big write-downs of that debt, as evidenced by Germany's 1953 debt deal; contends general lesson on debt is one that has to be relearned over and over, and that now applies to Greece's financial crisis. Read more..

By EDUARDO PORTER - The New York Times

Horizon Pharma’s Bid for Depomed Leaves Room to Grow

Horizon Pharma is a recent entrant on the merger scene, so its low debt load and small size mean it can easily expand. Look for more deals to come. Read more..

By ROBERT CYRAN - The New York Times

Jared Fogle and Subway Suspend Ties After Raid at His Home

Subway suspends its relationship with spokesman Jared Fogle after investigators raid his Indiana home; Russell Taylor, former executive of Fogle's foundation, was arrested earlier in 2015 on child pornography charges. Read more..

By SYDNEY EMBER - The New York Times

Judge Rakoff Ruling on Tips May Help Prosecution on Insider Trading Cases

The decision adopts a more favorable standard for proving a violation when inside information is passed among family members. Read more..

By PETER J. HENNING - The New York Times

Music Rights Group Is Buying Harry Fox Agency

Songwriting rights group Sesac is buying Harry Fox Agency for $20 million. Read more..

By BEN SISARIO - The New York Times

Prompt

John Guzzetta bends his entries to his will. Or in some direction. Read more..

By DEB AMLEN - The New York Times

Quip Builds for Computing Everywhere

A company that offered a kind of Microsoft Office for the mobile age rediscovers the desktop, but with a difference: What’s in your computer is what’s in the cloud. If it takes, it could change how many things are built. Read more..

By QUENTIN HARDY - The New York Times

Stock Markets

Values are reported in US Dollars

Stock Ticker symbol Open High Low Close Volume
Apple AAPL 124,48 124,64 122,54 122,57 60.8M
Intel INTC 29,40 29,67 29,15 29,50 45.2M
Microsoft MSFT 44,44 44,90 44,03 44,24 39.8M
General Electric GE 26,09 26,24 25,88 25,89 32M
AT&T Inc. T 35,28 35,32 34,74 34,79 31.6M
General Motors GM 32,39 32,41 30,94 31,19 30M
Cisco Systems CSCO 27,08 27,16 26,84 26,99 27.9M
Facebook FB 86,29 86,75 85,45 85,65 24.4M
Pfizer PFE 33,55 33,73 33,39 33,45 20.2M
Verizon Communications VZ 46,58 46,83 46,30 46,58 17.9M
JPMorgan Chase JPM 66,00 66,16 65,21 65,43 17.7M
HP Inc. HPQ 30,49 30,68 30,32 30,45 15.5M
Comcast CMCSA 62,19 62,79 61,63 61,69 15.4M
Oracle Corp. ORCL 39,90 40,24 39,70 39,77 14.6M
Wells Fargo & Co. WFC 55,84 56,17 55,21 55,25 12.9M
Coca-Cola KO 39,99 40,23 39,84 39,86 11.4M
ExxonMobil XOM 82,25 82,98 81,91 81,97 10.1M
Gilead Sciences GILD 114,25 114,41 112,41 112,94 9.24M
Merck MRK 57,73 57,74 57,12 57,35 9.11M
Walt Disney & Co. DIS 116,50 116,68 115,11 115,19 8.45M
Altria MO 51,32 51,49 50,95 51,03 8.15M
Wal-Mart Stores WMT 73,30 73,59 72,90 73,06 7.79M
Chevron CVX 94,59 95,09 93,26 93,56 7.72M
Johnson & Johnson JNJ 98,42 98,59 97,69 97,77 6.85M
Schlumberger SLB 83,94 84,46 82,58 82,92 6.75M
Procter & Gamble PG 81,21 81,69 80,89 80,99 6.72M
Bristol-Myers Squibb BMY 67,88 68,28 67,46 67,74 6.18M
Pepsico PEP 95,71 96,28 95,51 95,61 6.06M
Visa V 67,01 67,32 66,65 66,73 5.97M
Abbott Laboratories ABT 49,74 50,09 49,17 49,25 5.84M
ConocoPhillips COP 59,14 59,72 58,08 58,36 5.63M
Union Pacific UNP 96,98 97,26 95,63 95,85 5.46M
McDonald's MCD 95,65 96,59 95,65 95,84 4.91M
UnitedHealth Group UNH 119,05 119,99 118,40 118,78 4.01M
United Technologies UTX 108,76 109,72 108,26 108,67 3.81M
Home Depot HD 111,72 112,46 110,80 111,00 3.79M
Berkshire Hathaway BRK.B 137,55 137,96 136,75 136,90 3.64M
Boeing BA 142,50 143,15 141,52 141,92 3.39M
International Business Machines IBM 164,00 164,94 162,68 163,16 2.78M
3M MMM 154,08 154,50 152,70 152,71 2.61M
Amgen AMGN 154,11 154,85 151,93 152,31 2.39M
Amazon AMZN 434,35 435,99 428,83 429,70 2.38M
Alphabet GOOGL 545,60 548,28 541,20 541,70 1.38M
Exchange Rates of July 08, 2015
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US Dollar Euro 1 USD = 0,903 EUR 1 EUR = 1,108 USD
US Dollar Japanese Yen 1 USD = 120,673 JPY 1 JPY = 0,008 USD
US Dollar Pound Sterling 1 USD = 0,651 GBP 1 GBP = 1,537 USD
US Dollar Australian Dollar 1 USD = 1,346 AUD 1 AUD = 0,743 USD
US Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 USD = 1,274 CAD 1 CAD = 0,785 USD
US Dollar Swiss Franc 1 USD = 0,945 CHF 1 CHF = 1,058 USD
US Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 USD = 6,209 CNY 1 CNY = 0,161 USD
US Dollar Mexican Peso 1 USD = 15,847 MXN 1 MXN = 0,063 USD
US Dollar Swidish Krona 1 USD = 8,459 SEK 1 SEK = 0,118 USD
Euro Japanese Yen 1 EUR = 133,641 JPY 1 JPY = 0,007 EUR
Euro Pound Sterling 1 EUR = 0,721 GBP 1 GBP = 1,388 EUR
Euro Australian Dollar 1 EUR = 1,490 AUD 1 AUD = 0,671 EUR
Euro Canadian Dollar 1 EUR = 1,411 CAD 1 CAD = 0,709 EUR
Euro Swiss Franc 1 EUR = 1,047 CHF 1 CHF = 0,955 EUR
Euro Chinese Yuan 1 EUR = 6,874 CNY 1 CNY = 0,145 EUR
Euro Mexican Peso 1 EUR = 17,549 MXN 1 MXN = 0,057 EUR
Euro Swidish Krona 1 EUR = 9,368 SEK 1 SEK = 0,107 EUR
Japanese Yen Pound Sterling 1 JPY = 0,005 GBP 1 GBP = 185,185 JPY
Japanese Yen Australian Dollar 1 JPY = 0,011 AUD 1 AUD = 89,286 JPY
Japanese Yen Canadian Dollar 1 JPY = 0,011 CAD 1 CAD = 94,340 JPY
Japanese Yen Swiss Franc 1 JPY = 0,008 CHF 1 CHF = 128,205 JPY
Japanese Yen Chinese Yuan 1 JPY = 0,051 CNY 1 CNY = 19,455 JPY
Japanese Yen Mexican Peso 1 JPY = 0,131 MXN 1 MXN = 7,616 JPY
Japanese Yen Swidish Krona 1 JPY = 0,070 SEK 1 SEK = 14,265 JPY
Pound Sterling Australian Dollar 1 GBP = 2,068 AUD 1 AUD = 0,484 GBP
Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar 1 GBP = 1,958 CAD 1 CAD = 0,511 GBP
Pound Sterling Swiss Franc 1 GBP = 1,453 CHF 1 CHF = 0,688 GBP
Pound Sterling Chinese Yuan 1 GBP = 9,543 CNY 1 CNY = 0,105 GBP
Pound Sterling Mexican Peso 1 GBP = 24,352 MXN 1 MXN = 0,041 GBP
Pound Sterling Swidish Krona 1 GBP = 12,999 SEK 1 SEK = 0,077 GBP
Australian Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 AUD = 0,947 CAD 1 CAD = 1,056 AUD
Australian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 AUD = 0,702 CHF 1 CHF = 1,424 AUD
Australian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 AUD = 4,612 CNY 1 CNY = 0,217 AUD
Australian Dollar Mexican Peso 1 AUD = 11,772 MXN 1 MXN = 0,085 AUD
Australian Dollar Swidish Krona 1 AUD = 6,284 SEK 1 SEK = 0,159 AUD
Canadian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 CAD = 0,742 CHF 1 CHF = 1,348 CAD
Canadian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 CAD = 4,873 CNY 1 CNY = 0,205 CAD
Canadian Dollar Mexican Peso 1 CAD = 12,438 MXN 1 MXN = 0,080 CAD
Canadian Dollar Swidish Krona 1 CAD = 6,637 SEK 1 SEK = 0,151 CAD
Swiss Franc Chinese Yuan 1 CHF = 6,565 CNY 1 CNY = 0,152 CHF
Swiss Franc Mexican Peso 1 CHF = 16,756 MXN 1 MXN = 0,060 CHF
Swiss Franc Swidish Krona 1 CHF = 8,945 SEK 1 SEK = 0,112 CHF
Chinese Yuan Swidish Krona 1 CNY = 1,361 SEK 1 SEK = 0,735 CNY

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