Financial news on July 27, 2009

Business and Financial news
As It Cuts Jobs, Gannett Also Cuts Severance Pay

Those laid off by Gannett must collect unemployment benefits before the company contributes any “transitional pay.” Read more..

By RICHARD PÉREZ-PEÑA - The New York Times

Stock Markets

Values are reported in US Dollars

StockTicker symbolOpenHighLowCloseVolume
MicrosoftMSFT23.4423.4522.9023.1181M
General ElectricGE12.1712.3812.0312.3277M
Wells Fargo & Co.WFC23.5224.3323.3824.2262.5M
PfizerPFE16.4316.6516.2216.6247.4M
IntelINTC19.2919.4919.1519.4742.3M
Cisco SystemsCSCO21.8521.9521.6721.8431.6M
JPMorgan ChaseJPM37.9739.4737.5738.1330.5M
AT&T Inc.T25.6525.7625.3625.7326.3M
Oracle Corp.ORCL22.2922.3121.7521.9823.8M
Verizon CommunicationsVZ31.3031.5730.5231.0020.4M
MerckMRK31.1231.1830.4230.7720.1M
ComcastCMCSA14.4914.9114.3214.8918.8M
ExxonMobilXOM72.4172.7971.7572.7517.4M
AppleAAPL160.17160.88157.26160.1015.5M
ConocoPhillipsCOP45.2145.7444.8445.2514.9M
Wal-Mart StoresWMT49.1049.1048.5348.9714.3M
AltriaMO17.2817.4417.1117.4313.9M
Home DepotHD25.2525.3224.7825.1613.4M
Abbott LaboratoriesABT45.1345.3844.4945.0313.1M
Bristol-Myers SquibbBMY21.4521.5021.0221.3813M
AmazonAMZN86.2486.4983.5684.2411.3M
AmgenAMGN61.0161.5059.7860.7710.9M
HP Inc.HPQ41.6441.8941.1541.8410.7M
Walt Disney & Co.DIS26.5526.6826.2226.459.8M
Coca-ColaKO49.3649.5949.1549.528.13M
Johnson & JohnsonJNJ61.4961.6960.6261.277.94M
ChevronCVX68.6268.9968.2268.857.84M
McDonald'sMCD56.2256.3155.7055.977.79M
SchlumbergerSLB57.3757.5055.8156.497.15M
UnitedHealth GroupUNH27.0928.2027.0627.627.03M
Procter & GamblePG55.8955.9855.3555.786.87M
United TechnologiesUTX52.1652.4651.7252.116.08M
PepsicoPEP56.3056.7255.9756.345.82M
Gilead SciencesGILD48.5749.0048.3748.955.68M
BoeingBA42.0042.3741.4342.245.67M
International Business MachinesIBM116.95117.92116.57117.635.07M
AlphabetGOOGL446.04446.75437.61444.805M
3MMMM69.3970.3069.3069.914.16M
Union PacificUNP57.8158.2156.4257.813.78M
VisaV67.2568.3167.1168.193.56M
Berkshire HathawayBRK.B3120.003138.003091.003133.0047K
Exchange Rates of July 27, 2009
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US DollarJapanese Yen1 USD = 95.200 JPY1 JPY = 0.011 USD
US DollarCanadian Dollar1 USD = 1.081 CAD1 CAD = 0.925 USD
US DollarSwiss Franc1 USD = 1.070 CHF1 CHF = 0.935 USD
US DollarChinese Yuan1 USD = 6.832 CNY1 CNY = 0.146 USD
EuroJapanese Yen1 EUR = 135.590 JPY1 JPY = 0.007 EUR
EuroPound Sterling1 EUR = 0.863 GBP1 GBP = 1.158 EUR
EuroAustralian Dollar1 EUR = 1.730 AUD1 AUD = 0.578 EUR
EuroCanadian Dollar1 EUR = 1.539 CAD1 CAD = 0.650 EUR
EuroSwiss Franc1 EUR = 1.524 CHF1 CHF = 0.656 EUR
EuroChinese Yuan1 EUR = 9.732 CNY1 CNY = 0.103 EUR
Japanese YenPound Sterling1 JPY = 0.637 GBP1 GBP = 1.571 JPY
Japanese YenAustralian Dollar1 JPY = 1.275 AUD1 AUD = 0.784 JPY
Japanese YenCanadian Dollar1 JPY = 1.135 CAD1 CAD = 0.881 JPY
Japanese YenSwiss Franc1 JPY = 1.124 CHF1 CHF = 0.890 JPY
Pound SterlingAustralian Dollar1 GBP = 2.003 AUD1 AUD = 0.499 GBP
Pound SterlingCanadian Dollar1 GBP = 1.782 CAD1 CAD = 0.561 GBP
Pound SterlingSwiss Franc1 GBP = 1.764 CHF1 CHF = 0.567 GBP
Pound SterlingChinese Yuan1 GBP = 11.257 CNY1 CNY = 0.089 GBP
Australian DollarCanadian Dollar1 AUD = 0.890 CAD1 CAD = 1.124 AUD
Australian DollarSwiss Franc1 AUD = 0.880 CHF1 CHF = 1.136 AUD
Australian DollarChinese Yuan1 AUD = 5.625 CNY1 CNY = 0.178 AUD
Canadian DollarSwiss Franc1 CAD = 0.990 CHF1 CHF = 1.010 CAD
Canadian DollarChinese Yuan1 CAD = 6.321 CNY1 CNY = 0.158 CAD
Swiss FrancChinese Yuan1 CHF = 6.385 CNY1 CNY = 0.157 CHF

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