Financial news on November 09, 2010

Business and Financial news
Bank Chiefs Say Growth in Economies Is Still Uneven

The world’s central bankers warned that economic growth remains uneven, as new data reinforced fears of a slowdown in Germany. Read more..

By JACK EWING - The New York Times

Beware Bonds With High Risk and Low Protection

Inadequate bondholder provisions in several recent deals indicated that many risky bonds lacked protections. Read more..

By AGNES CRANE and MARTIN HUTCHINSON - The New York Times

Chrysler Narrows Its Loss and Raises Its Forecast

The automaker lost $84 million in the third quarter, less than half as much as in the previous quarter. Read more..

By NICK BUNKLEY - The New York Times

Fed Move 'Not Enough'

The chief executive of Pimco, Mohamed El-Erian, says the Federal Reserve's decision to buy $600 billion in government bonds, called QE2, does not go far enough. Read more..

Mac William Bishop - The New York Times

Flier Patience Wears Thin at Checkpoints

The government is facing growing criticism from travel industry groups over the escalating security measures for airline passengers. Read more..

By SUSAN STELLIN - The New York Times

Goldman Had Just 2 Down Trading Days in 3rd Quarter

Goldman Sachs reaped more than $75 million in trading revenue on 31 separate days in the third quarter, an impressive showing, but down from previous quarters this year. Read more..

By SUSANNE CRAIG - The New York Times

The Morning Report: Chevron’s Natural Gas Play

The DealBook morning report for Nov. 9, 2010: Chevron’s natural gas play; Danone reportedly in talks over its bottled water unit; Barclays takes a hit on investment banking. Read more..

By DEALBOOK - The New York Times

The Private Way Around the Checkpoints

For now, private flights do not have tight T.S.A. supervision of security, but there are proposals that could change that. Read more..

By JOE SHARKEY - The New York Times

Welcome to DealBook

DealBook reinvents itself with an expanded team of journalists and a host of new tools at its disposal. Read more..

Mac William Bishop - The New York Times

What's Next for China After Saving the World?

The country's stimulus spending headed off a more severe recession around the world, but its success has brought new expectations. Read more..

By ALAN WHEATLEY - International Herald Tribune

Stock Markets

Values are reported in US Dollars

Stock Ticker symbol Open High Low Close Volume
Microsoft MSFT 26.81 27.11 26.71 26.95 58.5M
Cisco Systems CSCO 24.49 24.60 24.18 24.35 51.1M
General Electric GE 16.82 16.82 16.54 16.62 49.9M
Intel INTC 21.20 21.35 21.03 21.16 46.6M
Pfizer PFE 17.07 17.15 16.95 16.99 46.5M
Wells Fargo & Co. WFC 29.04 29.11 28.04 28.13 37.2M
Oracle Corp. ORCL 29.06 29.25 28.61 28.74 34.6M
ExxonMobil XOM 70.29 71.11 70.10 70.63 33.9M
JPMorgan Chase JPM 40.43 40.68 39.73 39.90 32.8M
Merck MRK 35.55 35.74 34.98 35.05 21.3M
AT&T Inc. T 29.19 29.27 29.06 29.18 19.6M
Abbott Laboratories ABT 50.48 50.56 49.89 50.05 17.9M
Verizon Communications VZ 33.28 33.29 32.96 33.01 16M
HP Inc. HPQ 44.64 44.65 43.94 44.12 15.2M
Altria MO 25.95 25.95 25.53 25.58 14.1M
Apple AAPL 321.05 321.30 314.50 316.08 13.7M
ConocoPhillips COP 62.75 62.95 61.72 62.03 13.7M
Chevron CVX 83.91 84.27 83.10 83.56 13.6M
Schlumberger SLB 75.10 76.30 73.50 73.92 11.2M
Comcast CMCSA 20.94 20.96 20.69 20.77 11M
Home Depot HD 31.48 31.51 31.18 31.47 10.3M
Wal-Mart Stores WMT 55.08 55.21 54.83 55.05 10M
Gilead Sciences GILD 38.78 38.88 38.31 38.51 9.73M
Johnson & Johnson JNJ 64.47 64.50 64.10 64.31 9.22M
Procter & Gamble PG 64.78 64.94 64.61 64.81 8.46M
Coca-Cola KO 62.49 62.71 62.35 62.64 8.32M
Bristol-Myers Squibb BMY 26.49 26.49 26.17 26.25 8.12M
Amgen AMGN 55.18 55.44 54.75 54.93 7.67M
Walt Disney & Co. DIS 37.19 37.23 36.68 36.86 7.6M
Pepsico PEP 65.33 65.42 64.80 65.30 6.3M
UnitedHealth Group UNH 37.24 37.28 36.81 36.98 6.03M
International Business Machines IBM 146.70 147.53 145.63 146.14 5.7M
Berkshire Hathaway BRK.B 82.27 82.41 80.60 80.85 5.32M
3M MMM 86.33 86.34 84.95 85.30 4.92M
Boeing BA 70.27 70.55 68.83 69.25 4.59M
McDonald's MCD 79.19 79.25 78.71 79.10 4.53M
Alphabet GOOGL 630.00 630.85 620.51 624.82 4.47M
Amazon AMZN 172.67 173.14 169.06 170.27 3.98M
United Technologies UTX 76.69 76.78 76.34 76.69 3.81M
Union Pacific UNP 92.28 92.29 90.33 90.35 3.39M
Visa V 78.99 79.50 78.04 78.32 2.7M
Exchange Rates of November 09, 2010
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US Dollar Japanese Yen 1 USD = 81.680 JPY 1 JPY = 0.012 USD
US Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 USD = 1.008 CAD 1 CAD = 0.992 USD
US Dollar Swiss Franc 1 USD = 0.968 CHF 1 CHF = 1.033 USD
US Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 USD = 6.642 CNY 1 CNY = 0.151 USD
Euro Japanese Yen 1 EUR = 112.500 JPY 1 JPY = 0.009 EUR
Euro Pound Sterling 1 EUR = 0.861 GBP 1 GBP = 1.161 EUR
Euro Australian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.372 AUD 1 AUD = 0.729 EUR
Euro Canadian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.388 CAD 1 CAD = 0.720 EUR
Euro Swiss Franc 1 EUR = 1.333 CHF 1 CHF = 0.750 EUR
Euro Chinese Yuan 1 EUR = 9.154 CNY 1 CNY = 0.109 EUR
Japanese Yen Pound Sterling 1 JPY = 0.766 GBP 1 GBP = 1.306 JPY
Japanese Yen Australian Dollar 1 JPY = 1.219 AUD 1 AUD = 0.820 JPY
Japanese Yen Canadian Dollar 1 JPY = 1.233 CAD 1 CAD = 0.811 JPY
Japanese Yen Swiss Franc 1 JPY = 1.185 CHF 1 CHF = 0.844 JPY
Pound Sterling Australian Dollar 1 GBP = 1.592 AUD 1 AUD = 0.628 GBP
Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar 1 GBP = 1.611 CAD 1 CAD = 0.621 GBP
Pound Sterling Swiss Franc 1 GBP = 1.547 CHF 1 CHF = 0.646 GBP
Pound Sterling Chinese Yuan 1 GBP = 10.614 CNY 1 CNY = 0.094 GBP
Australian Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 AUD = 1.011 CAD 1 CAD = 0.989 AUD
Australian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 AUD = 0.972 CHF 1 CHF = 1.029 AUD
Australian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 AUD = 6.671 CNY 1 CNY = 0.150 AUD
Canadian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 CAD = 0.960 CHF 1 CHF = 1.042 CAD
Canadian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 CAD = 6.595 CNY 1 CNY = 0.152 CAD
Swiss Franc Chinese Yuan 1 CHF = 6.864 CNY 1 CNY = 0.146 CHF

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