Financial news on April 13th, 2009

Business and Financial news
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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 13th, 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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