Financial news on June 09, 2006

Business and Financial news
A.F.L.-C.I.O. Files a Trade Complaint Against China's Labor Practices

The complaint asked President Bush to penalize China, asserting that it violates workers' rights. Read more..

By STEVEN GREENHOUSE - The New York Times

Caleb D. Hammond, 90, Who Led Family's Map-Making Business Into Digital Age, Dies

Caleb D. Hammond Jr. was president of C. S. Hammond & Company, the map makers, from 1948 to 1974. Read more..

By DENNIS HEVESI - The New York Times

Sliced Lamb in Formaldehyde and Other Market Indicators

Widespread global wealth creation has fueled record-setting auction seasons with jaw-dropping sales. Read more..

By JENNY ANDERSON - The New York Times

Stock Markets

Values are reported in US Dollars

Stock Ticker symbol Open High Low Close Volume
Intel INTC 17,11 17,26 17,10 17,19 83.4M
Microsoft MSFT 22,15 22,19 21,97 22,03 52.6M
Cisco Systems CSCO 19,90 20,24 19,83 20,01 39.8M
Pfizer PFE 23,65 23,77 23,46 23,60 30.5M
Apple AAPL 61,18 61,56 59,13 59,52 27.7M
Oracle Corp. ORCL 13,49 13,54 13,33 13,51 26.7M
General Electric GE 34,60 34,60 33,92 34,13 25.7M
ExxonMobil XOM 59,89 59,90 58,50 58,91 21.1M
HP Inc. HPQ 30,00 30,12 29,71 29,94 18.4M
Walt Disney & Co. DIS 29,92 30,00 29,25 29,40 15.3M
Chevron CVX 57,96 58,32 57,32 57,70 12.9M
ConocoPhillips COP 61,35 61,88 60,27 60,78 12.8M
Alphabet GOOGL 392,19 395,43 387,25 388,29 12.3M
AT&T Inc. T 26,59 26,85 26,43 26,70 11.8M
Schlumberger SLB 60,51 60,74 58,53 59,58 11.7M
Home Depot HD 37,10 37,39 36,76 36,95 10.8M
Abbott Laboratories ABT 43,22 43,45 43,06 43,19 9.04M
Comcast CMCSA 32,88 32,93 32,63 32,78 8.8M
Johnson & Johnson JNJ 61,43 61,68 61,35 61,51 8.62M
JPMorgan Chase JPM 42,35 42,59 42,02 42,36 8.11M
Altria MO 71,29 71,44 70,60 71,35 7.78M
Procter & Gamble PG 54,52 55,00 54,11 54,53 7.72M
Wal-Mart Stores WMT 47,31 47,49 47,00 47,30 7.49M
Merck MRK 34,00 34,15 33,76 33,81 7.49M
Verizon Communications VZ 31,52 31,79 31,50 31,60 7.23M
Coca-Cola KO 43,80 43,84 43,43 43,68 6.97M
International Business Machines IBM 77,33 78,10 77,05 78,01 6.14M
Amgen AMGN 68,25 68,79 67,68 67,95 5.95M
UnitedHealth Group UNH 46,00 46,30 45,62 45,77 5.69M
Amazon AMZN 33,50 34,35 33,45 33,88 5.23M
Bristol-Myers Squibb BMY 25,20 25,27 24,97 25,07 4.89M
Wells Fargo & Co. WFC 69,52 69,69 68,70 69,39 4.79M
Gilead Sciences GILD 56,81 58,25 56,65 57,46 4.21M
McDonald's MCD 33,70 33,88 33,39 33,56 4.13M
Boeing BA 81,95 81,99 80,00 80,78 3.93M
United Technologies UTX 60,20 60,67 60,08 60,26 3.92M
Pepsico PEP 60,00 60,30 59,70 60,06 3.21M
3M MMM 81,39 81,87 80,25 80,70 2.56M
Union Pacific UNP 88,35 88,82 85,92 86,65 1.98M
Berkshire Hathaway BRK.B 3007,00 3030,00 3006,00 3022,00 8.9K
Exchange Rates of June 09, 2006
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US Dollar Japanese Yen 1 USD = 113,970 JPY 1 JPY = 0,009 USD
US Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 USD = 1,105 CAD 1 CAD = 0,905 USD
US Dollar Swiss Franc 1 USD = 1,231 CHF 1 CHF = 0,812 USD
US Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 USD = 8,009 CNY 1 CNY = 0,125 USD
Euro Japanese Yen 1 EUR = 144,010 JPY 1 JPY = 0,007 EUR
Euro Pound Sterling 1 EUR = 0,687 GBP 1 GBP = 1,456 EUR
Euro Australian Dollar 1 EUR = 1,689 AUD 1 AUD = 0,592 EUR
Euro Canadian Dollar 1 EUR = 1,397 CAD 1 CAD = 0,716 EUR
Euro Swiss Franc 1 EUR = 1,556 CHF 1 CHF = 0,643 EUR
Pound Sterling Australian Dollar 1 GBP = 2,459 AUD 1 AUD = 0,407 GBP
Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar 1 GBP = 2,034 CAD 1 CAD = 0,492 GBP
Pound Sterling Swiss Franc 1 GBP = 2,266 CHF 1 CHF = 0,441 GBP
Australian Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 AUD = 0,827 CAD 1 CAD = 1,209 AUD
Australian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 AUD = 0,921 CHF 1 CHF = 1,086 AUD

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