Financial news on June 16, 2009

Business and Financial news
Boeing Executive Sees Airline Traffic Recovery in 2010

The head of the company’s commercial jet division said that airline traffic could resume growing next year, but that risks remained in air freight. Read more..

By NICOLA CLARK - The New York Times

Work-Sharing May Help Companies Avoid Layoffs

A new program aims to help employers avoid layoffs by reducing their workers’ hours and pay. For employees, state unemployment funds help make up the difference. Read more..

By STEVEN GREENHOUSE - The New York Times

Stock Markets

Values are reported in US Dollars

StockTicker symbolOpenHighLowCloseVolume
MicrosoftMSFT23.4724.1123.4423.45105M
General ElectricGE13.1813.2312.7212.7891.4M
Wells Fargo & Co.WFC24.3025.1124.3024.4062.2M
JPMorgan ChaseJPM34.2734.3933.3833.5056.3M
IntelINTC16.0516.1915.8015.8654.1M
PfizerPFE14.2114.4614.1114.1645.7M
Cisco SystemsCSCO19.4219.4819.0319.0845.4M
Oracle Corp.ORCL20.1820.2719.6819.6941.4M
AT&T Inc.T24.3624.5524.0924.2230.5M
ComcastCMCSA13.8413.9813.4413.5327.9M
MerckMRK25.0125.2024.3724.4326.8M
ExxonMobilXOM73.3473.4371.5871.6324.2M
ConocoPhillipsCOP43.9244.2243.0843.2721.7M
Wal-Mart StoresWMT48.5148.6248.0548.2520.7M
AppleAAPL136.66138.47136.10136.3518.4M
Home DepotHD23.8623.9823.1723.2017M
Abbott LaboratoriesABT44.7045.2244.2244.7316.3M
Procter & GamblePG51.6151.6150.0350.1015.7M
Verizon CommunicationsVZ29.8629.8629.5029.5415.5M
AltriaMO16.5616.6316.2616.2615.3M
UnitedHealth GroupUNH23.6524.8923.2724.0214.2M
HP Inc.HPQ37.2437.3336.6736.8414M
Walt Disney & Co.DIS24.3124.4323.3723.4913.3M
Johnson & JohnsonJNJ55.0155.3254.5954.6212.6M
ChevronCVX71.7071.7269.8369.8811.3M
AmgenAMGN50.2151.6349.9851.2110.9M
Bristol-Myers SquibbBMY19.5019.5819.2819.389.13M
SchlumbergerSLB59.5159.7956.7956.979.05M
McDonald'sMCD57.9157.9156.8257.078.71M
Coca-ColaKO48.1948.3347.8247.837.93M
VisaV65.1065.1062.1262.467.45M
International Business MachinesIBM108.47109.14107.27107.327.23M
Gilead SciencesGILD44.0744.7243.9344.166.83M
PepsicoPEP53.0653.3052.2052.346.48M
AlphabetGOOGL419.31421.09415.42416.006.09M
United TechnologiesUTX54.7555.2854.3554.586.05M
BoeingBA49.5750.1548.7048.835.73M
AmazonAMZN83.7083.9581.2882.155.47M
Union PacificUNP51.8853.1851.5451.693.82M
3MMMM59.4159.5758.2558.413.79M
Berkshire HathawayBRK.B2935.002943.002898.502911.0019.6K
Exchange Rates of June 16, 2009
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US DollarJapanese Yen1 USD = 96.370 JPY1 JPY = 0.010 USD
US DollarCanadian Dollar1 USD = 1.135 CAD1 CAD = 0.881 USD
US DollarSwiss Franc1 USD = 1.089 CHF1 CHF = 0.919 USD
US DollarChinese Yuan1 USD = 6.835 CNY1 CNY = 0.146 USD
EuroJapanese Yen1 EUR = 133.350 JPY1 JPY = 0.007 EUR
EuroPound Sterling1 EUR = 0.844 GBP1 GBP = 1.185 EUR
EuroAustralian Dollar1 EUR = 1.745 AUD1 AUD = 0.573 EUR
EuroCanadian Dollar1 EUR = 1.570 CAD1 CAD = 0.637 EUR
EuroSwiss Franc1 EUR = 1.506 CHF1 CHF = 0.664 EUR
EuroChinese Yuan1 EUR = 9.454 CNY1 CNY = 0.106 EUR
Japanese YenPound Sterling1 JPY = 0.632 GBP1 GBP = 1.581 JPY
Japanese YenAustralian Dollar1 JPY = 1.308 AUD1 AUD = 0.764 JPY
Japanese YenCanadian Dollar1 JPY = 1.177 CAD1 CAD = 0.849 JPY
Japanese YenSwiss Franc1 JPY = 1.129 CHF1 CHF = 0.886 JPY
Pound SterlingAustralian Dollar1 GBP = 2.069 AUD1 AUD = 0.483 GBP
Pound SterlingCanadian Dollar1 GBP = 1.861 CAD1 CAD = 0.537 GBP
Pound SterlingSwiss Franc1 GBP = 1.785 CHF1 CHF = 0.560 GBP
Pound SterlingChinese Yuan1 GBP = 11.193 CNY1 CNY = 0.089 GBP
Australian DollarCanadian Dollar1 AUD = 0.899 CAD1 CAD = 1.112 AUD
Australian DollarSwiss Franc1 AUD = 0.862 CHF1 CHF = 1.160 AUD
Australian DollarChinese Yuan1 AUD = 5.418 CNY1 CNY = 0.185 AUD
Canadian DollarSwiss Franc1 CAD = 0.959 CHF1 CHF = 1.043 CAD
Canadian DollarChinese Yuan1 CAD = 6.020 CNY1 CNY = 0.166 CAD
Swiss FrancChinese Yuan1 CHF = 6.275 CNY1 CNY = 0.159 CHF

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