Financial news on December 09, 2010

Business and Financial news
10 Apps That Make Magic on Your iPad

Apps that work wonders by making life easier and more fun. Read more..

By BOB TEDESCHI - The New York Times

European Pay Rules Up for Vote

The Committee of European Banking Supervisors is voting Thursday and Friday on revised pay rules for the European Union’s financial sector. Read more..

By CHRIS V. NICHOLSON - The New York Times

Icahn Wins Partial Nod in Lions Gate Fight

I.S.S says, “This board may have achieved what no other board has managed in at least four decades: make Carl Icahn look like a victim.” Read more..

By STEVEN DAVIDOFF SOLOMON - The New York Times

Stock Markets

Values are reported in US Dollars

Stock Ticker symbol Open High Low Close Volume
Cisco Systems CSCO 19.49 19.82 19.39 19.70 92M
Intel INTC 22.01 22.07 21.72 21.81 79.9M
Microsoft MSFT 27.28 27.34 27.01 27.08 47.1M
Wells Fargo & Co. WFC 29.55 30.11 29.49 30.07 45.7M
JPMorgan Chase JPM 40.67 41.10 40.57 40.81 43M
General Electric GE 17.21 17.23 17.06 17.13 39.1M
Pfizer PFE 16.78 16.80 16.59 16.76 31.7M
AT&T Inc. T 28.66 28.82 28.60 28.82 20.9M
Verizon Communications VZ 33.18 33.70 33.01 33.56 19.8M
General Motors GM 34.36 34.43 33.62 33.74 18.4M
Oracle Corp. ORCL 29.35 29.49 29.04 29.26 18.3M
ExxonMobil XOM 72.05 72.14 71.33 72.00 18M
HP Inc. HPQ 42.78 42.78 42.20 42.54 16.7M
Abbott Laboratories ABT 46.86 47.20 46.75 47.13 16.3M
Home Depot HD 34.60 34.75 33.88 34.32 15.2M
Johnson & Johnson JNJ 62.43 62.96 61.75 62.06 13M
Altria MO 24.56 24.61 24.43 24.59 12.8M
Wal-Mart Stores WMT 54.72 54.77 54.32 54.34 10.7M
McDonald's MCD 79.20 79.21 77.45 77.61 10.6M
Apple AAPL 322.13 322.50 319.02 319.76 10.5M
Comcast CMCSA 20.85 20.95 20.66 20.85 10.2M
Coca-Cola KO 64.61 64.91 64.56 64.83 9.81M
Merck MRK 35.50 35.67 35.26 35.67 8.82M
Procter & Gamble PG 62.66 62.97 62.53 62.87 8.54M
UnitedHealth Group UNH 37.21 37.21 36.43 36.65 8.31M
ConocoPhillips COP 64.95 64.96 64.24 64.67 8.21M
Chevron CVX 86.79 86.98 85.84 86.65 8.08M
Gilead Sciences GILD 37.36 37.43 36.90 36.99 7.73M
Walt Disney & Co. DIS 36.87 37.00 36.51 36.74 6.55M
Pepsico PEP 64.79 64.79 64.28 64.72 6.17M
Schlumberger SLB 82.03 82.42 80.51 81.24 5.71M
Bristol-Myers Squibb BMY 25.95 25.97 25.75 25.90 5.41M
Boeing BA 65.61 65.61 64.40 64.61 5.19M
Amgen AMGN 53.31 53.58 53.10 53.40 4.7M
Amazon AMZN 177.77 178.11 173.80 174.85 4.56M
International Business Machines IBM 145.94 145.94 143.52 144.30 4.41M
United Technologies UTX 78.14 78.21 77.42 77.63 3.86M
Berkshire Hathaway BRK.B 80.66 80.75 79.85 80.49 3.85M
Alphabet GOOGL 593.88 595.58 589.00 591.50 3.73M
Visa V 78.15 79.19 77.30 79.12 3.71M
3M MMM 84.98 85.05 83.72 84.11 3.6M
Union Pacific UNP 93.43 93.60 92.33 92.80 2.41M
Exchange Rates of December 09, 2010
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US Dollar Japanese Yen 1 USD = 83.720 JPY 1 JPY = 0.012 USD
US Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 USD = 1.010 CAD 1 CAD = 0.990 USD
US Dollar Swiss Franc 1 USD = 0.983 CHF 1 CHF = 1.017 USD
US Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 USD = 6.656 CNY 1 CNY = 0.150 USD
Euro Japanese Yen 1 EUR = 110.830 JPY 1 JPY = 0.009 EUR
Euro Pound Sterling 1 EUR = 0.840 GBP 1 GBP = 1.191 EUR
Euro Australian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.345 AUD 1 AUD = 0.743 EUR
Euro Canadian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.338 CAD 1 CAD = 0.748 EUR
Euro Swiss Franc 1 EUR = 1.302 CHF 1 CHF = 0.768 EUR
Euro Chinese Yuan 1 EUR = 8.813 CNY 1 CNY = 0.113 EUR
Japanese Yen Pound Sterling 1 JPY = 0.757 GBP 1 GBP = 1.321 JPY
Japanese Yen Australian Dollar 1 JPY = 1.214 AUD 1 AUD = 0.824 JPY
Japanese Yen Canadian Dollar 1 JPY = 1.206 CAD 1 CAD = 0.829 JPY
Japanese Yen Swiss Franc 1 JPY = 1.174 CHF 1 CHF = 0.852 JPY
Pound Sterling Australian Dollar 1 GBP = 1.603 AUD 1 AUD = 0.624 GBP
Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar 1 GBP = 1.594 CAD 1 CAD = 0.628 GBP
Pound Sterling Swiss Franc 1 GBP = 1.551 CHF 1 CHF = 0.645 GBP
Pound Sterling Chinese Yuan 1 GBP = 10.497 CNY 1 CNY = 0.095 GBP
Australian Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 AUD = 0.994 CAD 1 CAD = 1.006 AUD
Australian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 AUD = 0.967 CHF 1 CHF = 1.034 AUD
Australian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 AUD = 6.547 CNY 1 CNY = 0.153 AUD
Canadian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 CAD = 0.973 CHF 1 CHF = 1.028 CAD
Canadian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 CAD = 6.587 CNY 1 CNY = 0.152 CAD
Swiss Franc Chinese Yuan 1 CHF = 6.770 CNY 1 CNY = 0.148 CHF

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