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

StockTicker symbolOpenHighLowCloseVolume
PfizerPFE22.3622.5821.8921.90117M
IntelINTC23.5823.7823.4523.6262.5M
MicrosoftMSFT25.0525.1324.7424.7958.8M
Cisco SystemsCSCO17.2017.3416.9016.9351.7M
AppleAAPL54.4756.5054.3556.1448.5M
Oracle Corp.ORCL12.2912.4112.1112.1447.2M
ExxonMobilXOM57.0057.1854.5055.2029.6M
AlphabetGOOGL309.99311.13301.21303.2027.8M
AT&T Inc.T22.9523.1422.5322.5421.4M
General ElectricGE34.4634.4633.7433.8820.4M
ChevronCVX58.1258.2855.0255.7520.1M
Wal-Mart StoresWMT46.1546.5745.4045.6018.9M
JPMorgan ChaseJPM34.8935.1034.4534.7518.6M
AmgenAMGN75.1875.7573.4274.1017.7M
Home DepotHD39.7640.2539.5039.5714.5M
Abbott LaboratoriesABT43.7543.9043.1143.2614.5M
Verizon CommunicationsVZ29.4529.8029.1329.2014.1M
ConocoPhillipsCOP61.0061.3557.2257.7514M
Bristol-Myers SquibbBMY21.9221.9721.5821.6712.1M
ComcastCMCSA27.6828.1627.3527.4611.6M
McDonald'sMCD33.4533.4632.0132.4011M
Coca-ColaKO42.9042.9442.0842.1010.8M
MerckMRK27.0027.3926.6226.929.41M
Procter & GamblePG55.7055.9654.9755.179.11M
HP Inc.HPQ27.6728.2127.2727.429.01M
Johnson & JohnsonJNJ64.4064.5963.9064.178.62M
Walt Disney & Co.DIS23.3323.4422.8922.967.73M
AltriaMO73.8574.2172.6272.707.62M
SchlumbergerSLB81.8082.2679.5580.587.47M
Wells Fargo & Co.WFC59.7059.7958.8659.126.17M
AmazonAMZN45.9046.0744.6845.015.93M
International Business MachinesIBM84.0084.1982.8883.175.75M
Gilead SciencesGILD46.2646.3844.9045.215.49M
UnitedHealth GroupUNH58.3958.4057.0857.115.23M
PepsicoPEP58.1458.6057.5857.674.86M
BoeingBA68.5068.9867.1967.304.34M
United TechnologiesUTX51.9852.3651.4351.824.02M
3MMMM75.6575.9574.5174.903.33M
Union PacificUNP70.3071.3069.7770.141.23M
Berkshire HathawayBRK.B2782.002788.002767.002782.0011.4K
Exchange Rates of October 20, 2005
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US DollarJapanese Yen1 USD = 115.310 JPY1 JPY = 0.009 USD
US DollarCanadian Dollar1 USD = 1.177 CAD1 CAD = 0.849 USD
US DollarSwiss Franc1 USD = 1.288 CHF1 CHF = 0.777 USD
EuroJapanese Yen1 EUR = 138.570 JPY1 JPY = 0.007 EUR
EuroPound Sterling1 EUR = 0.677 GBP1 GBP = 1.477 EUR
EuroAustralian Dollar1 EUR = 1.597 AUD1 AUD = 0.626 EUR
EuroCanadian Dollar1 EUR = 1.415 CAD1 CAD = 0.707 EUR
EuroSwiss Franc1 EUR = 1.547 CHF1 CHF = 0.646 EUR
Pound SterlingAustralian Dollar1 GBP = 2.357 AUD1 AUD = 0.424 GBP
Pound SterlingCanadian Dollar1 GBP = 2.088 CAD1 CAD = 0.479 GBP
Pound SterlingSwiss Franc1 GBP = 2.284 CHF1 CHF = 0.438 GBP
Australian DollarCanadian Dollar1 AUD = 0.885 CAD1 CAD = 1.129 AUD
Australian DollarSwiss Franc1 AUD = 0.968 CHF1 CHF = 1.033 AUD

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