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

Stock Ticker symbol Open High Low Close Volume
Microsoft MSFT 23.44 23.45 22.90 23.11 81M
General Electric GE 12.17 12.38 12.03 12.32 77M
Wells Fargo & Co. WFC 23.52 24.33 23.38 24.22 62.5M
Pfizer PFE 16.43 16.65 16.22 16.62 47.4M
Intel INTC 19.29 19.49 19.15 19.47 42.3M
Cisco Systems CSCO 21.85 21.95 21.67 21.84 31.6M
JPMorgan Chase JPM 37.97 39.47 37.57 38.13 30.5M
AT&T Inc. T 25.65 25.76 25.36 25.73 26.3M
Oracle Corp. ORCL 22.29 22.31 21.75 21.98 23.8M
Verizon Communications VZ 31.30 31.57 30.52 31.00 20.4M
Merck MRK 31.12 31.18 30.42 30.77 20.1M
Comcast CMCSA 14.49 14.91 14.32 14.89 18.8M
ExxonMobil XOM 72.41 72.79 71.75 72.75 17.4M
Apple AAPL 160.17 160.88 157.26 160.10 15.5M
ConocoPhillips COP 45.21 45.74 44.84 45.25 14.9M
Wal-Mart Stores WMT 49.10 49.10 48.53 48.97 14.3M
Altria MO 17.28 17.44 17.11 17.43 13.9M
Home Depot HD 25.25 25.32 24.78 25.16 13.4M
Abbott Laboratories ABT 45.13 45.38 44.49 45.03 13.1M
Bristol-Myers Squibb BMY 21.45 21.50 21.02 21.38 13M
Amazon AMZN 86.24 86.49 83.56 84.24 11.3M
Amgen AMGN 61.01 61.50 59.78 60.77 10.9M
HP Inc. HPQ 41.64 41.89 41.15 41.84 10.7M
Walt Disney & Co. DIS 26.55 26.68 26.22 26.45 9.8M
Coca-Cola KO 49.36 49.59 49.15 49.52 8.13M
Johnson & Johnson JNJ 61.49 61.69 60.62 61.27 7.94M
Chevron CVX 68.62 68.99 68.22 68.85 7.84M
McDonald's MCD 56.22 56.31 55.70 55.97 7.79M
Schlumberger SLB 57.37 57.50 55.81 56.49 7.15M
UnitedHealth Group UNH 27.09 28.20 27.06 27.62 7.03M
Procter & Gamble PG 55.89 55.98 55.35 55.78 6.87M
United Technologies UTX 52.16 52.46 51.72 52.11 6.08M
Pepsico PEP 56.30 56.72 55.97 56.34 5.82M
Gilead Sciences GILD 48.57 49.00 48.37 48.95 5.68M
Boeing BA 42.00 42.37 41.43 42.24 5.67M
International Business Machines IBM 116.95 117.92 116.57 117.63 5.07M
Alphabet GOOGL 446.04 446.75 437.61 444.80 5M
3M MMM 69.39 70.30 69.30 69.91 4.16M
Union Pacific UNP 57.81 58.21 56.42 57.81 3.78M
Visa V 67.25 68.31 67.11 68.19 3.56M
Berkshire Hathaway BRK.B 3120.00 3138.00 3091.00 3133.00 47K
Exchange Rates of July 27, 2009
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US Dollar Japanese Yen 1 USD = 95.200 JPY 1 JPY = 0.011 USD
US Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 USD = 1.081 CAD 1 CAD = 0.925 USD
US Dollar Swiss Franc 1 USD = 1.070 CHF 1 CHF = 0.935 USD
US Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 USD = 6.832 CNY 1 CNY = 0.146 USD
Euro Japanese Yen 1 EUR = 135.590 JPY 1 JPY = 0.007 EUR
Euro Pound Sterling 1 EUR = 0.863 GBP 1 GBP = 1.158 EUR
Euro Australian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.730 AUD 1 AUD = 0.578 EUR
Euro Canadian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.539 CAD 1 CAD = 0.650 EUR
Euro Swiss Franc 1 EUR = 1.524 CHF 1 CHF = 0.656 EUR
Euro Chinese Yuan 1 EUR = 9.732 CNY 1 CNY = 0.103 EUR
Japanese Yen Pound Sterling 1 JPY = 0.637 GBP 1 GBP = 1.571 JPY
Japanese Yen Australian Dollar 1 JPY = 1.275 AUD 1 AUD = 0.784 JPY
Japanese Yen Canadian Dollar 1 JPY = 1.135 CAD 1 CAD = 0.881 JPY
Japanese Yen Swiss Franc 1 JPY = 1.124 CHF 1 CHF = 0.890 JPY
Pound Sterling Australian Dollar 1 GBP = 2.003 AUD 1 AUD = 0.499 GBP
Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar 1 GBP = 1.782 CAD 1 CAD = 0.561 GBP
Pound Sterling Swiss Franc 1 GBP = 1.764 CHF 1 CHF = 0.567 GBP
Pound Sterling Chinese Yuan 1 GBP = 11.257 CNY 1 CNY = 0.089 GBP
Australian Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 AUD = 0.890 CAD 1 CAD = 1.124 AUD
Australian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 AUD = 0.880 CHF 1 CHF = 1.136 AUD
Australian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 AUD = 5.625 CNY 1 CNY = 0.178 AUD
Canadian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 CAD = 0.990 CHF 1 CHF = 1.010 CAD
Canadian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 CAD = 6.321 CNY 1 CNY = 0.158 CAD
Swiss Franc Chinese Yuan 1 CHF = 6.385 CNY 1 CNY = 0.157 CHF

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