Financial news on October 20, 2005

Business and Financial news
Who Runs J.P. Morgan?

James Dimon will succeed William B. Harrison Jr. as chief executive of J.P. Morgan Chase, inheriting all the pressure to produce results that the new title entails. Read more..

By ERIC DASH - The New York Times

Stock Markets

Values are reported in US Dollars

Stock Ticker symbol Open High Low Close Volume
Pfizer PFE 22.36 22.58 21.89 21.90 117M
Intel INTC 23.58 23.78 23.45 23.62 62.5M
Microsoft MSFT 25.05 25.13 24.74 24.79 58.8M
Cisco Systems CSCO 17.20 17.34 16.90 16.93 51.7M
Apple AAPL 54.47 56.50 54.35 56.14 48.5M
Oracle Corp. ORCL 12.29 12.41 12.11 12.14 47.2M
ExxonMobil XOM 57.00 57.18 54.50 55.20 29.6M
Alphabet GOOGL 309.99 311.13 301.21 303.20 27.8M
AT&T Inc. T 22.95 23.14 22.53 22.54 21.4M
General Electric GE 34.46 34.46 33.74 33.88 20.4M
Chevron CVX 58.12 58.28 55.02 55.75 20.1M
Wal-Mart Stores WMT 46.15 46.57 45.40 45.60 18.9M
JPMorgan Chase JPM 34.89 35.10 34.45 34.75 18.6M
Amgen AMGN 75.18 75.75 73.42 74.10 17.7M
Home Depot HD 39.76 40.25 39.50 39.57 14.5M
Abbott Laboratories ABT 43.75 43.90 43.11 43.26 14.5M
Verizon Communications VZ 29.45 29.80 29.13 29.20 14.1M
ConocoPhillips COP 61.00 61.35 57.22 57.75 14M
Bristol-Myers Squibb BMY 21.92 21.97 21.58 21.67 12.1M
Comcast CMCSA 27.68 28.16 27.35 27.46 11.6M
McDonald's MCD 33.45 33.46 32.01 32.40 11M
Coca-Cola KO 42.90 42.94 42.08 42.10 10.8M
Merck MRK 27.00 27.39 26.62 26.92 9.41M
Procter & Gamble PG 55.70 55.96 54.97 55.17 9.11M
HP Inc. HPQ 27.67 28.21 27.27 27.42 9.01M
Johnson & Johnson JNJ 64.40 64.59 63.90 64.17 8.62M
Walt Disney & Co. DIS 23.33 23.44 22.89 22.96 7.73M
Altria MO 73.85 74.21 72.62 72.70 7.62M
Schlumberger SLB 81.80 82.26 79.55 80.58 7.47M
Wells Fargo & Co. WFC 59.70 59.79 58.86 59.12 6.17M
Amazon AMZN 45.90 46.07 44.68 45.01 5.93M
International Business Machines IBM 84.00 84.19 82.88 83.17 5.75M
Gilead Sciences GILD 46.26 46.38 44.90 45.21 5.49M
UnitedHealth Group UNH 58.39 58.40 57.08 57.11 5.23M
Pepsico PEP 58.14 58.60 57.58 57.67 4.86M
Boeing BA 68.50 68.98 67.19 67.30 4.34M
United Technologies UTX 51.98 52.36 51.43 51.82 4.02M
3M MMM 75.65 75.95 74.51 74.90 3.33M
Union Pacific UNP 70.30 71.30 69.77 70.14 1.23M
Berkshire Hathaway BRK.B 2782.00 2788.00 2767.00 2782.00 11.4K
Exchange Rates of October 20, 2005
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US Dollar Japanese Yen 1 USD = 115.310 JPY 1 JPY = 0.009 USD
US Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 USD = 1.177 CAD 1 CAD = 0.849 USD
US Dollar Swiss Franc 1 USD = 1.288 CHF 1 CHF = 0.777 USD
Euro Japanese Yen 1 EUR = 138.570 JPY 1 JPY = 0.007 EUR
Euro Pound Sterling 1 EUR = 0.677 GBP 1 GBP = 1.477 EUR
Euro Australian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.597 AUD 1 AUD = 0.626 EUR
Euro Canadian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.415 CAD 1 CAD = 0.707 EUR
Euro Swiss Franc 1 EUR = 1.547 CHF 1 CHF = 0.646 EUR
Pound Sterling Australian Dollar 1 GBP = 2.357 AUD 1 AUD = 0.424 GBP
Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar 1 GBP = 2.088 CAD 1 CAD = 0.479 GBP
Pound Sterling Swiss Franc 1 GBP = 2.284 CHF 1 CHF = 0.438 GBP
Australian Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 AUD = 0.885 CAD 1 CAD = 1.129 AUD
Australian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 AUD = 0.968 CHF 1 CHF = 1.033 AUD

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