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

Stock Ticker symbol Open High Low Close Volume
Microsoft MSFT 23.47 24.11 23.44 23.45 105M
General Electric GE 13.18 13.23 12.72 12.78 91.4M
Wells Fargo & Co. WFC 24.30 25.11 24.30 24.40 62.2M
JPMorgan Chase JPM 34.27 34.39 33.38 33.50 56.3M
Intel INTC 16.05 16.19 15.80 15.86 54.1M
Pfizer PFE 14.21 14.46 14.11 14.16 45.7M
Cisco Systems CSCO 19.42 19.48 19.03 19.08 45.4M
Oracle Corp. ORCL 20.18 20.27 19.68 19.69 41.4M
AT&T Inc. T 24.36 24.55 24.09 24.22 30.5M
Comcast CMCSA 13.84 13.98 13.44 13.53 27.9M
Merck MRK 25.01 25.20 24.37 24.43 26.8M
ExxonMobil XOM 73.34 73.43 71.58 71.63 24.2M
ConocoPhillips COP 43.92 44.22 43.08 43.27 21.7M
Wal-Mart Stores WMT 48.51 48.62 48.05 48.25 20.7M
Apple AAPL 136.66 138.47 136.10 136.35 18.4M
Home Depot HD 23.86 23.98 23.17 23.20 17M
Abbott Laboratories ABT 44.70 45.22 44.22 44.73 16.3M
Procter & Gamble PG 51.61 51.61 50.03 50.10 15.7M
Verizon Communications VZ 29.86 29.86 29.50 29.54 15.5M
Altria MO 16.56 16.63 16.26 16.26 15.3M
UnitedHealth Group UNH 23.65 24.89 23.27 24.02 14.2M
HP Inc. HPQ 37.24 37.33 36.67 36.84 14M
Walt Disney & Co. DIS 24.31 24.43 23.37 23.49 13.3M
Johnson & Johnson JNJ 55.01 55.32 54.59 54.62 12.6M
Chevron CVX 71.70 71.72 69.83 69.88 11.3M
Amgen AMGN 50.21 51.63 49.98 51.21 10.9M
Bristol-Myers Squibb BMY 19.50 19.58 19.28 19.38 9.13M
Schlumberger SLB 59.51 59.79 56.79 56.97 9.05M
McDonald's MCD 57.91 57.91 56.82 57.07 8.71M
Coca-Cola KO 48.19 48.33 47.82 47.83 7.93M
Visa V 65.10 65.10 62.12 62.46 7.45M
International Business Machines IBM 108.47 109.14 107.27 107.32 7.23M
Gilead Sciences GILD 44.07 44.72 43.93 44.16 6.83M
Pepsico PEP 53.06 53.30 52.20 52.34 6.48M
Alphabet GOOGL 419.31 421.09 415.42 416.00 6.09M
United Technologies UTX 54.75 55.28 54.35 54.58 6.05M
Boeing BA 49.57 50.15 48.70 48.83 5.73M
Amazon AMZN 83.70 83.95 81.28 82.15 5.47M
Union Pacific UNP 51.88 53.18 51.54 51.69 3.82M
3M MMM 59.41 59.57 58.25 58.41 3.79M
Berkshire Hathaway BRK.B 2935.00 2943.00 2898.50 2911.00 19.6K
Exchange Rates of June 16, 2009
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US Dollar Japanese Yen 1 USD = 96.370 JPY 1 JPY = 0.010 USD
US Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 USD = 1.135 CAD 1 CAD = 0.881 USD
US Dollar Swiss Franc 1 USD = 1.089 CHF 1 CHF = 0.919 USD
US Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 USD = 6.835 CNY 1 CNY = 0.146 USD
Euro Japanese Yen 1 EUR = 133.350 JPY 1 JPY = 0.007 EUR
Euro Pound Sterling 1 EUR = 0.844 GBP 1 GBP = 1.185 EUR
Euro Australian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.745 AUD 1 AUD = 0.573 EUR
Euro Canadian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.570 CAD 1 CAD = 0.637 EUR
Euro Swiss Franc 1 EUR = 1.506 CHF 1 CHF = 0.664 EUR
Euro Chinese Yuan 1 EUR = 9.454 CNY 1 CNY = 0.106 EUR
Japanese Yen Pound Sterling 1 JPY = 0.632 GBP 1 GBP = 1.581 JPY
Japanese Yen Australian Dollar 1 JPY = 1.308 AUD 1 AUD = 0.764 JPY
Japanese Yen Canadian Dollar 1 JPY = 1.177 CAD 1 CAD = 0.849 JPY
Japanese Yen Swiss Franc 1 JPY = 1.129 CHF 1 CHF = 0.886 JPY
Pound Sterling Australian Dollar 1 GBP = 2.069 AUD 1 AUD = 0.483 GBP
Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar 1 GBP = 1.861 CAD 1 CAD = 0.537 GBP
Pound Sterling Swiss Franc 1 GBP = 1.785 CHF 1 CHF = 0.560 GBP
Pound Sterling Chinese Yuan 1 GBP = 11.193 CNY 1 CNY = 0.089 GBP
Australian Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 AUD = 0.899 CAD 1 CAD = 1.112 AUD
Australian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 AUD = 0.862 CHF 1 CHF = 1.160 AUD
Australian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 AUD = 5.418 CNY 1 CNY = 0.185 AUD
Canadian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 CAD = 0.959 CHF 1 CHF = 1.043 CAD
Canadian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 CAD = 6.020 CNY 1 CNY = 0.166 CAD
Swiss Franc Chinese Yuan 1 CHF = 6.275 CNY 1 CNY = 0.159 CHF

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