Financial news on January 19th, 2010

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By JANE L. LEVERE - The New York Times

Stock Markets

Values are reported in US Dollars

StockTicker symbolOpenHighLowCloseVolume
IntelINTC20.9021.1720.8521.0582.6M
PfizerPFE19.5320.0719.5020.0078.3M
General ElectricGE16.3516.7516.3416.5460.7M
MicrosoftMSFT30.7531.2430.6831.1046.6M
JPMorgan ChaseJPM43.4043.7542.9043.2841.7M
Wells Fargo & Co.WFC27.9328.4727.6128.2840.8M
Cisco SystemsCSCO24.5424.8824.5024.8537.6M
AT&T Inc.T25.9226.2525.8026.2034M
UnitedHealth GroupUNH34.5635.9034.5035.1326.5M
ExxonMobilXOM68.7469.3568.4269.2726.1M
AppleAAPL208.33215.19207.24215.0426.1M
Verizon CommunicationsVZ30.7431.3230.6531.2323.9M
Oracle Corp.ORCL25.3225.5025.1225.3322.7M
MerckMRK39.5540.8439.4440.6220M
Bristol-Myers SquibbBMY25.1126.0025.0725.6519.4M
AltriaMO20.2620.5720.2520.3817.7M
Abbott LaboratoriesABT55.5556.5055.5156.2016.7M
Johnson & JohnsonJNJ64.1465.7564.1165.3515.2M
Wal-Mart StoresWMT53.9154.2653.5054.0314.6M
Home DepotHD28.4628.9528.3528.8814.2M
International Business MachinesIBM131.63134.25131.56134.1413.9M
ComcastCMCSA16.7316.8616.6216.8112.7M
Procter & GamblePG60.8061.8360.8061.2811.6M
ConocoPhillipsCOP52.4553.8052.4553.7111.4M
HP Inc.HPQ52.1052.7952.1052.7511.4M
Gilead SciencesGILD45.7646.6045.7346.2810.5M
Walt Disney & Co.DIS30.5931.1930.5031.019.66M
AmazonAMZN126.20128.00124.33127.618.89M
ChevronCVX78.9679.7578.5779.688.72M
AlphabetGOOGL581.49590.42576.29587.628.62M
AmgenAMGN56.4157.7556.2457.558.57M
McDonald'sMCD62.9063.8262.7763.488.55M
SchlumbergerSLB69.8771.2569.5470.937.36M
Coca-ColaKO56.2256.4955.9256.427.31M
PepsicoPEP62.2362.4161.9762.335.62M
BoeingBA60.6061.0159.9660.655.43M
3MMMM83.8285.1783.5085.124.5M
VisaV86.1788.4185.7087.853.81M
United TechnologiesUTX71.9972.9471.6472.293.68M
Union PacificUNP65.7265.7864.7565.522.99M
Berkshire HathawayBRK.B3276.003338.003262.503332.00111K
Exchange Rates of January 19th, 2010
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US DollarJapanese Yen1 USD = 91.110 JPY1 JPY = 0.011 USD
US DollarCanadian Dollar1 USD = 1.031 CAD1 CAD = 0.970 USD
US DollarSwiss Franc1 USD = 1.033 CHF1 CHF = 0.968 USD
US DollarChinese Yuan1 USD = 6.828 CNY1 CNY = 0.146 USD
EuroJapanese Yen1 EUR = 130.160 JPY1 JPY = 0.008 EUR
EuroPound Sterling1 EUR = 0.873 GBP1 GBP = 1.146 EUR
EuroAustralian Dollar1 EUR = 1.547 AUD1 AUD = 0.646 EUR
EuroCanadian Dollar1 EUR = 1.473 CAD1 CAD = 0.679 EUR
EuroSwiss Franc1 EUR = 1.475 CHF1 CHF = 0.678 EUR
EuroChinese Yuan1 EUR = 9.759 CNY1 CNY = 0.102 EUR
Japanese YenPound Sterling1 JPY = 0.671 GBP1 GBP = 1.491 JPY
Japanese YenAustralian Dollar1 JPY = 1.188 AUD1 AUD = 0.842 JPY
Japanese YenCanadian Dollar1 JPY = 1.131 CAD1 CAD = 0.884 JPY
Japanese YenSwiss Franc1 JPY = 1.133 CHF1 CHF = 0.882 JPY
Pound SterlingAustralian Dollar1 GBP = 1.772 AUD1 AUD = 0.564 GBP
Pound SterlingCanadian Dollar1 GBP = 1.687 CAD1 CAD = 0.593 GBP
Pound SterlingSwiss Franc1 GBP = 1.689 CHF1 CHF = 0.592 GBP
Australian DollarCanadian Dollar1 AUD = 0.952 CAD1 CAD = 1.050 AUD
Australian DollarSwiss Franc1 AUD = 0.953 CHF1 CHF = 1.049 AUD
Australian DollarChinese Yuan1 AUD = 6.303 CNY1 CNY = 0.159 AUD
Canadian DollarSwiss Franc1 CAD = 1.001 CHF1 CHF = 0.999 CAD
Canadian DollarChinese Yuan1 CAD = 6.621 CNY1 CNY = 0.151 CAD
Swiss FrancChinese Yuan1 CHF = 6.613 CNY1 CNY = 0.151 CHF

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