Financial news on April 13, 2009

Business and Financial news
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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

Stock Ticker symbol Open High Low Close Volume
General Electric GE 11,44 12,42 11,25 12,13 191M
Wells Fargo & Co. WFC 18,85 19,95 18,51 19,67 174M
JPMorgan Chase JPM 32,01 34,15 31,81 33,70 110M
Intel INTC 15,81 16,09 15,56 15,98 45.4M
Microsoft MSFT 19,69 19,85 19,37 19,59 44.4M
Pfizer PFE 13,53 13,72 13,42 13,48 41.8M
Cisco Systems CSCO 17,91 18,05 17,76 17,89 34M
ExxonMobil XOM 68,64 69,06 67,76 68,02 27.9M
Oracle Corp. ORCL 18,87 19,23 18,86 19,06 21.7M
Abbott Laboratories ABT 43,86 45,03 43,82 44,38 21M
AT&T Inc. T 25,93 26,23 25,58 26,02 20.1M
Wal-Mart Stores WMT 50,80 51,98 50,62 51,53 19.3M
Walt Disney & Co. DIS 19,60 19,69 19,27 19,53 14.9M
Altria MO 16,48 16,64 16,31 16,56 14.3M
Apple AAPL 120,01 120,98 119,00 120,22 13.9M
Comcast CMCSA 14,33 14,52 14,08 14,35 13.6M
HP Inc. HPQ 33,81 34,80 33,47 34,52 13.1M
Procter & Gamble PG 48,88 49,03 47,95 48,04 12.9M
Verizon Communications VZ 31,78 32,04 31,44 31,74 12.7M
Chevron CVX 67,45 68,16 66,52 67,98 12.6M
ConocoPhillips COP 39,86 40,45 39,36 40,06 12.6M
Johnson & Johnson JNJ 51,27 51,56 51,00 51,15 12.1M
Home Depot HD 25,63 26,10 25,58 25,96 11.6M
Merck MRK 26,12 26,52 25,87 26,05 11.1M
UnitedHealth Group UNH 24,12 24,58 23,50 24,37 10.7M
Schlumberger SLB 42,82 44,89 42,30 44,25 10.2M
Boeing BA 36,97 37,48 35,81 37,15 9.53M
Visa V 58,16 61,40 58,00 61,11 9.53M
Bristol-Myers Squibb BMY 20,07 20,36 20,05 20,14 9.14M
International Business Machines IBM 100,28 101,65 99,04 99,95 7.8M
Amgen AMGN 47,47 47,94 47,29 47,55 7.18M
Coca-Cola KO 44,95 44,97 44,40 44,73 6.59M
Amazon AMZN 79,84 79,97 77,85 78,94 6.21M
Alphabet GOOGL 371,33 379,10 370,30 378,11 6.09M
McDonald's MCD 56,34 56,66 55,90 56,11 5.51M
United Technologies UTX 46,84 46,84 45,54 46,39 5.08M
Union Pacific UNP 45,99 47,28 45,00 46,76 4.97M
Gilead Sciences GILD 47,41 48,21 47,35 47,53 4.74M
3M MMM 52,78 53,75 52,05 53,35 4.59M
Pepsico PEP 51,69 51,97 51,30 51,49 1.6M
Berkshire Hathaway BRK.B 3000,00 3073,00 2955,00 3072,00 39.5K
Exchange Rates of April 13, 2009
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US Dollar Japanese Yen 1 USD = 100,050 JPY 1 JPY = 0,010 USD
US Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 USD = 1,220 CAD 1 CAD = 0,820 USD
US Dollar Swiss Franc 1 USD = 1,133 CHF 1 CHF = 0,883 USD
US Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 USD = 6,836 CNY 1 CNY = 0,146 USD
Euro Japanese Yen 1 EUR = 133,750 JPY 1 JPY = 0,007 EUR
Euro Pound Sterling 1 EUR = 0,900 GBP 1 GBP = 1,111 EUR
Euro Australian Dollar 1 EUR = 1,826 AUD 1 AUD = 0,548 EUR
Euro Canadian Dollar 1 EUR = 1,631 CAD 1 CAD = 0,613 EUR
Euro Swiss Franc 1 EUR = 1,515 CHF 1 CHF = 0,660 EUR
Euro Chinese Yuan 1 EUR = 9,137 CNY 1 CNY = 0,109 EUR
Japanese Yen Pound Sterling 1 JPY = 0,673 GBP 1 GBP = 1,487 JPY
Japanese Yen Australian Dollar 1 JPY = 1,364 AUD 1 AUD = 0,733 JPY
Japanese Yen Canadian Dollar 1 JPY = 1,219 CAD 1 CAD = 0,820 JPY
Japanese Yen Swiss Franc 1 JPY = 1,132 CHF 1 CHF = 0,883 JPY
Pound Sterling Australian Dollar 1 GBP = 2,028 AUD 1 AUD = 0,493 GBP
Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar 1 GBP = 1,812 CAD 1 CAD = 0,552 GBP
Pound Sterling Swiss Franc 1 GBP = 1,682 CHF 1 CHF = 0,594 GBP
Pound Sterling Chinese Yuan 1 GBP = 10,138 CNY 1 CNY = 0,099 GBP
Australian Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 AUD = 0,893 CAD 1 CAD = 1,120 AUD
Australian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 AUD = 0,829 CHF 1 CHF = 1,207 AUD
Australian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 AUD = 5,000 CNY 1 CNY = 0,200 AUD
Canadian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 CAD = 0,928 CHF 1 CHF = 1,078 CAD
Canadian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 CAD = 5,601 CNY 1 CNY = 0,179 CAD
Swiss Franc Chinese Yuan 1 CHF = 6,031 CNY 1 CNY = 0,166 CHF

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