Financial news on January 30, 2017

Business and Financial news
Court Orders Justice Dept. to Release Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Documents

The government, which has been trying to shield thousands of documents related to its 2012 decision to seize profits from the mortgage finance giants, must release 48 of 56 sample documents. Read more..

By GRETCHEN MORGENSON - The New York Times

Daily Report: Divide Grows Between Silicon Valley and Trump

Tech executives were remarkably quiet during the first week of the Trump administration. And then their employees made silence impossible. Read more..

By JIM KERSTETTER - The New York Times

How to Plan a Safe Trip for Gay and Transgender Travelers

In many parts of the world, laws and social customs create an unwelcoming and unsafe environment for L.G.B.T. travelers, but planning ahead can reduce risks. Read more..

By TANYA MOHN - The New York Times

Masaya Nakamura, Whose Company Created Pac-Man, Dies at 91

Mr. Nakamura made a business of amusement, starting with wooden horses and culminating with the creation of a company that developed one of the most successful video games ever. Read more..

By JONATHAN SOBLE - The New York Times

Messages About iMessages, but Not From Apple

Criminals who spam never stop trying to get your personal information. Read more..

By J. D. BIERSDORFER - The New York Times

Morning Agenda: Immigration Chaos Spurs Business to the Barricades

President Trump’s executive order on immigration has sowed chaos and confusion, and driven business leaders — particularly in the tech sector — to move against it. Read more..

By AMIE TSANG - The New York Times

Tesla Gives the California Power Grid a Battery Boost

A whirlwind three-month project is helping the luxury carmaker transform itself into a multifaceted clean energy company. Read more..

By DIANE CARDWELL - The New York Times

Vodafone Looks at a Merger in India

The British telecom group says it’s in talks with Idea Cellular about a deal that could help put a value on its European business. Read more..

By LIAM PROUD - The New York Times

Walgreens and Rite Aid Cut Price of Merger

The ultimate purchase price will be determined by how many more Rite Aid stores the combined company will have to sell to win antitrust approval. Read more..

By MICHAEL J. de la MERCED - The New York Times

Stock Markets

Values are reported in US Dollars

Stock Ticker symbol Open High Low Close Volume
Microsoft MSFT 65.69 65.79 64.80 65.13 31.7M
Apple AAPL 120.93 121.63 120.66 121.63 30.4M
Pfizer PFE 31.47 31.50 31.06 31.31 27.5M
General Electric GE 29.96 30.10 29.77 29.96 26.2M
Intel INTC 37.74 37.84 37.33 37.42 24M
Facebook FB 131.58 131.58 129.60 130.98 19M
Wells Fargo & Co. WFC 56.12 56.32 55.75 56.08 16M
AT&T Inc. T 41.94 42.13 41.66 41.82 15.9M
Bristol-Myers Squibb BMY 48.22 49.10 47.96 48.69 15.7M
Cisco Systems CSCO 30.94 31.00 30.63 30.83 15.5M
Abbott Laboratories ABT 40.86 41.14 40.77 41.01 13.8M
Walt Disney & Co. DIS 109.86 111.05 108.96 110.94 13.8M
JPMorgan Chase JPM 86.19 86.50 85.32 86.03 13.7M
Comcast CMCSA 75.85 75.91 74.50 75.34 13.2M
ExxonMobil XOM 85.42 85.45 84.18 84.86 12.8M
Verizon Communications VZ 49.49 49.84 49.18 49.37 12.1M
General Motors GM 36.84 36.90 36.13 36.33 11.8M
Coca-Cola KO 41.30 41.48 41.21 41.38 11.6M
HP Inc. HPQ 14.83 14.85 14.62 14.84 11.2M
Oracle Corp. ORCL 40.11 40.25 39.81 40.23 10.6M
ConocoPhillips COP 49.01 49.18 47.19 47.48 10.5M
Visa V 83.47 83.74 82.66 83.70 8.79M
Wal-Mart Stores WMT 65.63 66.48 65.63 66.42 8.64M
Altria MO 70.98 71.39 70.82 71.30 8.57M
Chevron CVX 113.15 113.80 110.72 111.82 8.27M
Merck MRK 61.52 61.71 60.93 61.43 7.85M
Procter & Gamble PG 86.78 86.86 86.50 86.75 7.35M
Gilead Sciences GILD 71.00 71.67 70.75 71.51 7.24M
Johnson & Johnson JNJ 113.40 113.60 112.85 113.13 6.97M
Schlumberger SLB 84.17 84.47 83.20 83.61 5.55M
Boeing BA 165.92 165.99 163.82 165.57 5.46M
Union Pacific UNP 108.94 108.96 106.34 108.00 5.33M
International Business Machines IBM 176.98 177.07 174.58 175.80 4.09M
McDonald's MCD 122.81 123.21 122.30 123.02 3.78M
Amgen AMGN 157.11 157.18 153.77 154.43 3.76M
Amazon AMZN 833.00 833.50 816.38 830.38 3.75M
Alphabet GOOGL 837.06 837.23 821.03 823.83 3.52M
Pepsico PEP 103.01 103.72 103.00 103.69 3.46M
Berkshire Hathaway BRK.B 164.20 164.91 163.22 164.80 3.19M
United Technologies UTX 109.31 109.60 108.25 109.17 2.91M
UnitedHealth Group UNH 162.94 163.46 161.31 162.09 2.78M
Home Depot HD 137.99 138.49 136.86 138.47 2.7M
3M MMM 177.25 177.73 174.87 175.42 1.82M
Exchange Rates of January 30, 2017
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US Dollar Euro 1 USD = 0.934 EUR 1 EUR = 1.070 USD
US Dollar Japanese Yen 1 USD = 113.737 JPY 1 JPY = 0.009 USD
US Dollar Pound Sterling 1 USD = 0.800 GBP 1 GBP = 1.249 USD
US Dollar Australian Dollar 1 USD = 1.323 AUD 1 AUD = 0.756 USD
US Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 USD = 1.311 CAD 1 CAD = 0.763 USD
US Dollar Swiss Franc 1 USD = 0.995 CHF 1 CHF = 1.005 USD
US Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 USD = 6.877 CNY 1 CNY = 0.145 USD
US Dollar Mexican Peso 1 USD = 20.755 MXN 1 MXN = 0.048 USD
US Dollar Swidish Krona 1 USD = 8.823 SEK 1 SEK = 0.113 USD
Euro Japanese Yen 1 EUR = 121.714 JPY 1 JPY = 0.008 EUR
Euro Pound Sterling 1 EUR = 0.857 GBP 1 GBP = 1.168 EUR
Euro Australian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.416 AUD 1 AUD = 0.706 EUR
Euro Canadian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.403 CAD 1 CAD = 0.713 EUR
Euro Swiss Franc 1 EUR = 1.065 CHF 1 CHF = 0.939 EUR
Euro Chinese Yuan 1 EUR = 7.363 CNY 1 CNY = 0.136 EUR
Euro Mexican Peso 1 EUR = 22.213 MXN 1 MXN = 0.045 EUR
Euro Swidish Krona 1 EUR = 9.443 SEK 1 SEK = 0.106 EUR
Japanese Yen Pound Sterling 1 JPY = 0.007 GBP 1 GBP = 142.857 JPY
Japanese Yen Australian Dollar 1 JPY = 0.012 AUD 1 AUD = 86.207 JPY
Japanese Yen Canadian Dollar 1 JPY = 0.012 CAD 1 CAD = 86.957 JPY
Japanese Yen Swiss Franc 1 JPY = 0.009 CHF 1 CHF = 113.636 JPY
Japanese Yen Chinese Yuan 1 JPY = 0.061 CNY 1 CNY = 16.529 JPY
Japanese Yen Mexican Peso 1 JPY = 0.183 MXN 1 MXN = 5.476 JPY
Japanese Yen Swidish Krona 1 JPY = 0.078 SEK 1 SEK = 12.887 JPY
Pound Sterling Australian Dollar 1 GBP = 1.652 AUD 1 AUD = 0.605 GBP
Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar 1 GBP = 1.638 CAD 1 CAD = 0.610 GBP
Pound Sterling Swiss Franc 1 GBP = 1.243 CHF 1 CHF = 0.805 GBP
Pound Sterling Chinese Yuan 1 GBP = 8.597 CNY 1 CNY = 0.116 GBP
Pound Sterling Mexican Peso 1 GBP = 25.922 MXN 1 MXN = 0.039 GBP
Pound Sterling Swidish Krona 1 GBP = 11.018 SEK 1 SEK = 0.091 GBP
Australian Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 AUD = 0.991 CAD 1 CAD = 1.009 AUD
Australian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 AUD = 0.752 CHF 1 CHF = 1.330 AUD
Australian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 AUD = 5.200 CNY 1 CNY = 0.192 AUD
Australian Dollar Mexican Peso 1 AUD = 15.693 MXN 1 MXN = 0.064 AUD
Australian Dollar Swidish Krona 1 AUD = 6.665 SEK 1 SEK = 0.150 AUD
Canadian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 CAD = 0.759 CHF 1 CHF = 1.318 CAD
Canadian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 CAD = 5.248 CNY 1 CNY = 0.191 CAD
Canadian Dollar Mexican Peso 1 CAD = 15.835 MXN 1 MXN = 0.063 CAD
Canadian Dollar Swidish Krona 1 CAD = 6.726 SEK 1 SEK = 0.149 CAD
Swiss Franc Chinese Yuan 1 CHF = 6.918 CNY 1 CNY = 0.145 CHF
Swiss Franc Mexican Peso 1 CHF = 20.880 MXN 1 MXN = 0.048 CHF
Swiss Franc Swidish Krona 1 CHF = 8.864 SEK 1 SEK = 0.113 CHF

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