Financial news on October 26, 2009

Business and Financial news
Accounts, People & Miscellany

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By STUART ELLIOTT - The New York Times

Big Cellphone Makers Shifting to Android System

Microsoft has been making operating system software for cellphones since 1996, but it is losing users to Google’s Android. Read more..

By SAUL HANSELL - The New York Times

Stock Markets

Values are reported in US Dollars

StockTicker symbolOpenHighLowCloseVolume
MicrosoftMSFT28.1329.0228.1128.68124M
General ElectricGE15.2415.4514.8315.0196.3M
PfizerPFE17.4117.5717.0517.1264.5M
IntelINTC19.7820.0419.5619.8363M
Wells Fargo & Co.WFC29.3129.3328.2728.4555.2M
Cisco SystemsCSCO24.1524.4023.6323.7045.7M
JPMorgan ChaseJPM45.1245.2143.5543.8242.1M
AT&T Inc.T25.8725.8925.2525.3134.5M
AmazonAMZN119.21125.68118.49124.6432.3M
Verizon CommunicationsVZ28.9929.0828.5728.6428.6M
Oracle Corp.ORCL22.1322.3821.8521.9928.2M
ExxonMobilXOM73.8174.9273.1373.2327.1M
ConocoPhillipsCOP52.1453.2050.4250.7421.6M
AltriaMO17.9918.1417.8117.9819.9M
ComcastCMCSA14.9615.3214.7014.8419.8M
MerckMRK32.5033.0431.8732.0218.3M
Home DepotHD26.3026.5426.0026.1017.9M
AppleAAPL203.67206.75200.10202.4817.3M
Wal-Mart StoresWMT50.5850.6149.8249.8415.3M
UnitedHealth GroupUNH25.9326.1925.2925.3114.3M
Walt Disney & Co.DIS28.8729.4728.4228.6513.3M
Abbott LaboratoriesABT51.3851.7250.5250.8912.7M
AmgenAMGN56.1956.6254.0754.3312.6M
Bristol-Myers SquibbBMY22.2622.6321.8721.9212.4M
Johnson & JohnsonJNJ60.6960.9359.9660.0911.8M
SchlumbergerSLB65.1467.3064.1564.3011.3M
HP Inc.HPQ48.4748.9047.5747.8611.2M
ChevronCVX76.9678.4475.3475.4511.1M
Coca-ColaKO53.0854.3052.7153.2310.8M
Procter & GamblePG57.6557.8656.5856.9010.5M
Gilead SciencesGILD44.0244.2542.8843.439.16M
McDonald'sMCD59.5159.9659.1259.209.02M
VisaV74.9775.8372.4672.788.71M
BoeingBA49.8549.9848.0048.297.43M
Union PacificUNP57.9659.0057.8258.056.84M
International Business MachinesIBM120.61122.44119.55120.116.54M
AlphabetGOOGL555.75561.64550.89554.215.93M
United TechnologiesUTX65.8166.2664.4264.835.46M
PepsicoPEP61.1461.5060.2160.475.11M
3MMMM77.6678.6176.1676.823.88M
Berkshire HathawayBRK.B3314.003329.003283.003293.0033.1K
Exchange Rates of October 26, 2009
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US DollarJapanese Yen1 USD = 92.210 JPY1 JPY = 0.011 USD
US DollarCanadian Dollar1 USD = 1.069 CAD1 CAD = 0.935 USD
US DollarSwiss Franc1 USD = 1.019 CHF1 CHF = 0.982 USD
US DollarChinese Yuan1 USD = 6.829 CNY1 CNY = 0.146 USD
EuroJapanese Yen1 EUR = 137.110 JPY1 JPY = 0.007 EUR
EuroPound Sterling1 EUR = 0.911 GBP1 GBP = 1.097 EUR
EuroAustralian Dollar1 EUR = 1.621 AUD1 AUD = 0.617 EUR
EuroCanadian Dollar1 EUR = 1.589 CAD1 CAD = 0.629 EUR
EuroSwiss Franc1 EUR = 1.514 CHF1 CHF = 0.661 EUR
EuroChinese Yuan1 EUR = 10.148 CNY1 CNY = 0.099 EUR
Japanese YenPound Sterling1 JPY = 0.664 GBP1 GBP = 1.505 JPY
Japanese YenAustralian Dollar1 JPY = 1.182 AUD1 AUD = 0.846 JPY
Japanese YenCanadian Dollar1 JPY = 1.159 CAD1 CAD = 0.863 JPY
Japanese YenSwiss Franc1 JPY = 1.104 CHF1 CHF = 0.906 JPY
Pound SterlingAustralian Dollar1 GBP = 1.779 AUD1 AUD = 0.562 GBP
Pound SterlingCanadian Dollar1 GBP = 1.744 CAD1 CAD = 0.573 GBP
Pound SterlingSwiss Franc1 GBP = 1.661 CHF1 CHF = 0.602 GBP
Pound SterlingChinese Yuan1 GBP = 11.130 CNY1 CNY = 0.090 GBP
Australian DollarCanadian Dollar1 AUD = 0.980 CAD1 CAD = 1.020 AUD
Australian DollarSwiss Franc1 AUD = 0.934 CHF1 CHF = 1.071 AUD
Australian DollarChinese Yuan1 AUD = 6.258 CNY1 CNY = 0.160 AUD
Canadian DollarSwiss Franc1 CAD = 0.952 CHF1 CHF = 1.051 CAD
Canadian DollarChinese Yuan1 CAD = 6.385 CNY1 CNY = 0.157 CAD
Swiss FrancChinese Yuan1 CHF = 6.701 CNY1 CNY = 0.149 CHF

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