Financial news on July 16, 2009

Business and Financial news
An Inexpensive Digital Alternative to the Advice From Your Caddy

Mobile apps have arrived to show your distance to the green, among other things, and at a lower price than traditional range-finder devices. Read more..

By BOB TEDESCHI - The New York Times

Tip of the Week: An Audio Tour for Your Visit to the Museum

When I click on an e-mail address on a Web page, my Mac automatically opens up a new message in Eudora to reply. Is there any way I can get it to open up a new message in Gmail? Read more..

By J.D. BIERSDORFER - The New York Times

Updates to Google Voice

Google has taken Voice out of its private beta-testing stage, and the company is continuing to refine the service. Read more..

By DAVID POGUE - The New York Times

Stock Markets

Values are reported in US Dollars

Stock Ticker symbol Open High Low Close Volume
General Electric GE 12.07 12.50 11.90 12.40 92.5M
Intel INTC 17.94 18.59 17.94 18.50 90.1M
JPMorgan Chase JPM 35.50 36.41 35.22 36.13 71.5M
Microsoft MSFT 23.93 24.44 23.86 24.44 64.6M
Wells Fargo & Co. WFC 25.07 25.38 24.57 25.05 61.5M
Cisco Systems CSCO 19.74 20.20 19.71 20.12 57.8M
Pfizer PFE 14.97 15.10 14.88 15.07 37.2M
AT&T Inc. T 23.90 23.98 23.65 23.71 30.3M
Abbott Laboratories ABT 45.13 45.21 44.58 44.94 26.6M
Oracle Corp. ORCL 21.57 21.77 21.34 21.64 24.4M
ExxonMobil XOM 68.20 68.80 67.48 68.46 23.5M
Altria MO 16.78 17.09 16.78 16.99 23.1M
HP Inc. HPQ 38.51 39.89 38.40 39.67 20.1M
Wal-Mart Stores WMT 48.35 48.59 47.99 48.51 18.9M
Walt Disney & Co. DIS 24.54 24.99 24.36 24.79 15.5M
ConocoPhillips COP 41.40 42.60 41.34 42.37 15.2M
International Business Machines IBM 106.84 110.97 106.79 110.64 15M
Apple AAPL 145.76 148.02 145.57 147.52 14.1M
Home Depot HD 24.07 24.52 23.82 24.40 13.6M
Bristol-Myers Squibb BMY 19.87 20.20 19.80 20.13 13.2M
Alphabet GOOGL 436.68 445.75 434.10 442.60 13.1M
Merck MRK 27.69 28.00 27.55 27.87 12.7M
Procter & Gamble PG 54.65 55.44 54.50 55.21 12.6M
Visa V 62.45 64.72 62.20 64.41 12.5M
Amgen AMGN 57.91 59.82 57.51 58.47 12.2M
UnitedHealth Group UNH 24.80 25.55 24.32 25.25 11.9M
Verizon Communications VZ 29.34 29.59 29.15 29.50 11.7M
Johnson & Johnson JNJ 58.94 59.70 58.82 59.25 11.6M
Comcast CMCSA 14.12 14.21 13.92 14.16 11.4M
Chevron CVX 64.26 65.09 64.01 64.89 10.3M
McDonald's MCD 57.19 57.33 56.92 57.22 10.1M
Gilead Sciences GILD 45.90 47.22 45.81 46.87 8.99M
Schlumberger SLB 54.39 55.77 53.89 55.48 8.07M
Coca-Cola KO 50.35 50.88 50.16 50.79 7.91M
Pepsico PEP 57.00 57.70 56.83 57.26 6.3M
Amazon AMZN 84.42 86.24 83.72 86.11 5.36M
Boeing BA 41.01 42.22 41.01 42.05 5.36M
United Technologies UTX 53.80 54.26 53.00 53.97 4.16M
3M MMM 61.91 63.54 61.82 63.40 4.13M
Union Pacific UNP 55.33 57.00 55.04 56.54 3.74M
Berkshire Hathaway BRK.B 2935.00 2939.50 2903.00 2923.00 24.4K
Exchange Rates of July 16, 2009
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US Dollar Japanese Yen 1 USD = 93.770 JPY 1 JPY = 0.011 USD
US Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 USD = 1.117 CAD 1 CAD = 0.895 USD
US Dollar Swiss Franc 1 USD = 1.073 CHF 1 CHF = 0.932 USD
US Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 USD = 6.832 CNY 1 CNY = 0.146 USD
Euro Japanese Yen 1 EUR = 132.580 JPY 1 JPY = 0.008 EUR
Euro Pound Sterling 1 EUR = 0.860 GBP 1 GBP = 1.163 EUR
Euro Australian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.755 AUD 1 AUD = 0.570 EUR
Euro Canadian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.580 CAD 1 CAD = 0.633 EUR
Euro Swiss Franc 1 EUR = 1.518 CHF 1 CHF = 0.659 EUR
Euro Chinese Yuan 1 EUR = 9.663 CNY 1 CNY = 0.103 EUR
Japanese Yen Pound Sterling 1 JPY = 0.648 GBP 1 GBP = 1.543 JPY
Japanese Yen Australian Dollar 1 JPY = 1.324 AUD 1 AUD = 0.756 JPY
Japanese Yen Canadian Dollar 1 JPY = 1.191 CAD 1 CAD = 0.839 JPY
Japanese Yen Swiss Franc 1 JPY = 1.145 CHF 1 CHF = 0.874 JPY
Pound Sterling Australian Dollar 1 GBP = 2.041 AUD 1 AUD = 0.490 GBP
Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar 1 GBP = 1.837 CAD 1 CAD = 0.544 GBP
Pound Sterling Swiss Franc 1 GBP = 1.765 CHF 1 CHF = 0.567 GBP
Pound Sterling Chinese Yuan 1 GBP = 11.223 CNY 1 CNY = 0.089 GBP
Australian Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 AUD = 0.900 CAD 1 CAD = 1.111 AUD
Australian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 AUD = 0.864 CHF 1 CHF = 1.157 AUD
Australian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 AUD = 5.502 CNY 1 CNY = 0.182 AUD
Canadian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 CAD = 0.960 CHF 1 CHF = 1.042 CAD
Canadian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 CAD = 6.113 CNY 1 CNY = 0.164 CAD
Swiss Franc Chinese Yuan 1 CHF = 6.364 CNY 1 CNY = 0.157 CHF

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