Financial news on November 11, 2009

Business and Financial news
American Wages Out of Balance

American Wages. Read more..

By EDWARD HADAS, MARTIN HUTCHINSON and ANTONY CURRIE - The New York Times

An Influx of Business Wealth in Rio

Public and private investors are expected to pump billions into Rio over the next three years, according to one study. Read more..

By VICTORIA GOMELSKY - International Herald Tribune

Wall St. Takes a Breather and Shares Close Flat

A day after a strong run on Wall Street, investors took a pause and the major stock averages drifted lower in midday trading. Read more..

By JAVIER C. HERNANDEZ - The New York Times

Stock Markets

Values are reported in US Dollars

Stock Ticker symbol Open High Low Close Volume
General Electric GE 15.94 15.97 15.65 15.83 71.3M
Intel INTC 19.65 19.90 19.64 19.84 61.3M
Microsoft MSFT 29.08 29.30 29.02 29.12 49.7M
Wells Fargo & Co. WFC 28.37 29.13 28.25 28.80 40.1M
Cisco Systems CSCO 23.73 24.00 23.71 23.92 39.2M
Pfizer PFE 17.67 17.82 17.51 17.62 35.4M
JPMorgan Chase JPM 44.34 44.99 43.78 44.32 32.7M
Wal-Mart Stores WMT 52.59 53.00 52.18 52.97 23.3M
Comcast CMCSA 15.00 15.11 14.85 15.10 22.1M
Oracle Corp. ORCL 21.83 22.05 21.75 21.90 19.5M
Home Depot HD 27.15 27.45 27.05 27.31 18.7M
AT&T Inc. T 26.51 26.52 26.22 26.44 18.4M
Merck MRK 33.73 33.75 33.12 33.22 17.5M
Apple AAPL 204.56 205.00 201.83 203.25 15.9M
Altria MO 19.23 19.25 18.91 18.97 15.4M
ExxonMobil XOM 73.04 73.43 72.53 72.91 14.4M
HP Inc. HPQ 49.82 50.00 49.71 50.00 14.2M
ConocoPhillips COP 53.95 54.09 53.00 53.16 14.1M
Verizon Communications VZ 30.45 30.47 30.22 30.36 13.2M
Abbott Laboratories ABT 53.42 53.55 53.01 53.26 12.8M
Walt Disney & Co. DIS 29.21 29.47 29.11 29.29 11.6M
Johnson & Johnson JNJ 60.90 61.07 60.65 60.87 11.2M
Procter & Gamble PG 61.87 62.28 61.52 62.23 9.84M
UnitedHealth Group UNH 28.99 29.43 28.66 29.37 8.79M
Chevron CVX 78.87 79.14 78.00 78.51 7.91M
Bristol-Myers Squibb BMY 23.41 23.50 23.20 23.25 7.66M
Amazon AMZN 131.08 131.31 128.33 129.91 7.43M
Coca-Cola KO 56.06 56.27 55.74 56.13 7.15M
Schlumberger SLB 65.82 67.09 65.75 66.14 6.89M
McDonald's MCD 62.68 63.10 62.45 62.83 6.64M
International Business Machines IBM 126.55 127.30 125.94 127.19 6.53M
Gilead Sciences GILD 47.20 47.46 46.75 47.14 6.14M
Amgen AMGN 54.17 54.85 54.16 54.78 4.91M
Pepsico PEP 62.34 62.68 62.08 62.60 4.71M
Alphabet GOOGL 570.48 573.50 565.86 570.56 4.63M
Visa V 81.10 81.10 81.10 81.10 3.67M
Boeing BA 50.78 51.42 50.54 50.68 3.55M
United Technologies UTX 66.86 67.45 66.63 66.97 3.41M
Union Pacific UNP 62.51 63.56 62.39 63.09 3.35M
3M MMM 78.09 79.00 77.71 77.96 2.88M
Berkshire Hathaway BRK.B 3405.00 3417.00 3391.00 3395.00 37.6K
Exchange Rates of November 11, 2009
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US Dollar Japanese Yen 1 USD = 89.840 JPY 1 JPY = 0.011 USD
US Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 USD = 1.045 CAD 1 CAD = 0.957 USD
US Dollar Swiss Franc 1 USD = 1.008 CHF 1 CHF = 0.992 USD
US Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 USD = 6.826 CNY 1 CNY = 0.147 USD
Euro Japanese Yen 1 EUR = 134.640 JPY 1 JPY = 0.007 EUR
Euro Pound Sterling 1 EUR = 0.904 GBP 1 GBP = 1.106 EUR
Euro Australian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.611 AUD 1 AUD = 0.621 EUR
Euro Canadian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.566 CAD 1 CAD = 0.639 EUR
Euro Swiss Franc 1 EUR = 1.510 CHF 1 CHF = 0.662 EUR
Euro Chinese Yuan 1 EUR = 10.228 CNY 1 CNY = 0.098 EUR
Japanese Yen Pound Sterling 1 JPY = 0.671 GBP 1 GBP = 1.490 JPY
Japanese Yen Australian Dollar 1 JPY = 1.196 AUD 1 AUD = 0.836 JPY
Japanese Yen Canadian Dollar 1 JPY = 1.163 CAD 1 CAD = 0.860 JPY
Japanese Yen Swiss Franc 1 JPY = 1.122 CHF 1 CHF = 0.892 JPY
Pound Sterling Australian Dollar 1 GBP = 1.781 AUD 1 AUD = 0.561 GBP
Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar 1 GBP = 1.732 CAD 1 CAD = 0.578 GBP
Pound Sterling Swiss Franc 1 GBP = 1.670 CHF 1 CHF = 0.599 GBP
Pound Sterling Chinese Yuan 1 GBP = 11.303 CNY 1 CNY = 0.088 GBP
Australian Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 AUD = 0.971 CAD 1 CAD = 1.030 AUD
Australian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 AUD = 0.937 CHF 1 CHF = 1.067 AUD
Australian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 AUD = 6.347 CNY 1 CNY = 0.158 AUD
Canadian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 CAD = 0.964 CHF 1 CHF = 1.037 CAD
Canadian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 CAD = 6.531 CNY 1 CNY = 0.153 CAD
Swiss Franc Chinese Yuan 1 CHF = 6.772 CNY 1 CNY = 0.148 CHF

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