Financial news on April 13, 2009

Business and Financial news
Accounts, People & Miscellany

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By STUART ELLIOTT - The New York Times

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By DAVID CARR - The New York Times

Stock Markets

Values are reported in US Dollars

StockTicker symbolOpenHighLowCloseVolume
General ElectricGE11.4412.4211.2512.13191M
Wells Fargo & Co.WFC18.8519.9518.5119.67174M
JPMorgan ChaseJPM32.0134.1531.8133.70110M
IntelINTC15.8116.0915.5615.9845.4M
MicrosoftMSFT19.6919.8519.3719.5944.4M
PfizerPFE13.5313.7213.4213.4841.8M
Cisco SystemsCSCO17.9118.0517.7617.8934M
ExxonMobilXOM68.6469.0667.7668.0227.9M
Oracle Corp.ORCL18.8719.2318.8619.0621.7M
Abbott LaboratoriesABT43.8645.0343.8244.3821M
AT&T Inc.T25.9326.2325.5826.0220.1M
Wal-Mart StoresWMT50.8051.9850.6251.5319.3M
Walt Disney & Co.DIS19.6019.6919.2719.5314.9M
AltriaMO16.4816.6416.3116.5614.3M
AppleAAPL120.01120.98119.00120.2213.9M
ComcastCMCSA14.3314.5214.0814.3513.6M
HP Inc.HPQ33.8134.8033.4734.5213.1M
Procter & GamblePG48.8849.0347.9548.0412.9M
Verizon CommunicationsVZ31.7832.0431.4431.7412.7M
ChevronCVX67.4568.1666.5267.9812.6M
ConocoPhillipsCOP39.8640.4539.3640.0612.6M
Johnson & JohnsonJNJ51.2751.5651.0051.1512.1M
Home DepotHD25.6326.1025.5825.9611.6M
MerckMRK26.1226.5225.8726.0511.1M
UnitedHealth GroupUNH24.1224.5823.5024.3710.7M
SchlumbergerSLB42.8244.8942.3044.2510.2M
BoeingBA36.9737.4835.8137.159.53M
VisaV58.1661.4058.0061.119.53M
Bristol-Myers SquibbBMY20.0720.3620.0520.149.14M
International Business MachinesIBM100.28101.6599.0499.957.8M
AmgenAMGN47.4747.9447.2947.557.18M
Coca-ColaKO44.9544.9744.4044.736.59M
AmazonAMZN79.8479.9777.8578.946.21M
AlphabetGOOGL371.33379.10370.30378.116.09M
McDonald'sMCD56.3456.6655.9056.115.51M
United TechnologiesUTX46.8446.8445.5446.395.08M
Union PacificUNP45.9947.2845.0046.764.97M
Gilead SciencesGILD47.4148.2147.3547.534.74M
3MMMM52.7853.7552.0553.354.59M
PepsicoPEP51.6951.9751.3051.491.6M
Berkshire HathawayBRK.B3000.003073.002955.003072.0039.5K
Exchange Rates of April 13, 2009
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US DollarJapanese Yen1 USD = 100.050 JPY1 JPY = 0.010 USD
US DollarCanadian Dollar1 USD = 1.220 CAD1 CAD = 0.820 USD
US DollarSwiss Franc1 USD = 1.133 CHF1 CHF = 0.883 USD
US DollarChinese Yuan1 USD = 6.836 CNY1 CNY = 0.146 USD
EuroJapanese Yen1 EUR = 133.750 JPY1 JPY = 0.007 EUR
EuroPound Sterling1 EUR = 0.900 GBP1 GBP = 1.111 EUR
EuroAustralian Dollar1 EUR = 1.826 AUD1 AUD = 0.548 EUR
EuroCanadian Dollar1 EUR = 1.631 CAD1 CAD = 0.613 EUR
EuroSwiss Franc1 EUR = 1.515 CHF1 CHF = 0.660 EUR
EuroChinese Yuan1 EUR = 9.137 CNY1 CNY = 0.109 EUR
Japanese YenPound Sterling1 JPY = 0.673 GBP1 GBP = 1.487 JPY
Japanese YenAustralian Dollar1 JPY = 1.364 AUD1 AUD = 0.733 JPY
Japanese YenCanadian Dollar1 JPY = 1.219 CAD1 CAD = 0.820 JPY
Japanese YenSwiss Franc1 JPY = 1.132 CHF1 CHF = 0.883 JPY
Pound SterlingAustralian Dollar1 GBP = 2.028 AUD1 AUD = 0.493 GBP
Pound SterlingCanadian Dollar1 GBP = 1.812 CAD1 CAD = 0.552 GBP
Pound SterlingSwiss Franc1 GBP = 1.682 CHF1 CHF = 0.594 GBP
Pound SterlingChinese Yuan1 GBP = 10.138 CNY1 CNY = 0.099 GBP
Australian DollarCanadian Dollar1 AUD = 0.893 CAD1 CAD = 1.120 AUD
Australian DollarSwiss Franc1 AUD = 0.829 CHF1 CHF = 1.207 AUD
Australian DollarChinese Yuan1 AUD = 5.000 CNY1 CNY = 0.200 AUD
Canadian DollarSwiss Franc1 CAD = 0.928 CHF1 CHF = 1.078 CAD
Canadian DollarChinese Yuan1 CAD = 5.601 CNY1 CNY = 0.179 CAD
Swiss FrancChinese Yuan1 CHF = 6.031 CNY1 CNY = 0.166 CHF

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