Financial news on June 30, 2011

Business and Financial news
Clearing the Decks at Bank of America

After its $8.5 billion settlement with investors over problem mortgage securities, Bank of America’s chief executive can start to put the problem behind him. Read more..

By ANTONY CURRIE and CHRISTOPHER HUGHES - The New York Times

General Mills Expects Its Annual Earnings to Be Weaker

General Mills, the maker of Cheerios cereal, said higher costs for ingredients and fuel would hurt its bottom line in its 2012 fiscal year. Read more..

By REUTERS - The New York Times

Sony Names New Management for Global PlayStation Unit

With a global hacking attack and the rise of apps cutting into PlayStation’s power, Sony shuffles the top management for its video game unit. Read more..

By HIROKO TABUCHI - The New York Times

Stock Markets

Values are reported in US Dollars

StockTicker symbolOpenHighLowCloseVolume
IntelINTC21.4822.2221.4822.1653.9M
Cisco SystemsCSCO15.3615.6615.3415.6152.6M
MicrosoftMSFT25.7426.0025.6626.0052.5M
PfizerPFE20.6820.7620.5520.6046.3M
General ElectricGE18.5918.9018.5618.8645M
AT&T Inc.T31.3931.5031.3131.4140.6M
VisaV86.1387.3683.9384.2630M
Wells Fargo & Co.WFC28.1328.3027.8628.0629.6M
JPMorgan ChaseJPM40.7241.0740.3740.9428M
HP Inc.HPQ36.3037.2436.2336.4027.4M
Verizon CommunicationsVZ36.8837.2536.8037.2326.1M
Oracle Corp.ORCL32.6332.9432.5132.9122.2M
ExxonMobilXOM80.3981.4180.2781.3819.9M
General MotorsGM30.3030.5630.2230.3618.6M
ComcastCMCSA25.0025.4724.9725.3413.9M
MerckMRK35.2235.4735.1035.2912.8M
AltriaMO26.1226.4426.0226.4112.6M
Abbott LaboratoriesABT52.7452.7952.3252.6212.1M
Home DepotHD36.1936.3135.9436.2211.9M
Procter & GamblePG62.7363.6562.5863.5711.8M
AppleAAPL334.70336.13332.84335.6711.5M
Bristol-Myers SquibbBMY28.6529.0028.6428.9611.2M
Walt Disney & Co.DIS38.5039.1238.3539.0410M
Wal-Mart StoresWMT52.6653.1652.5553.149.98M
ConocoPhillipsCOP74.3575.2774.3375.199.93M
Johnson & JohnsonJNJ66.4266.9166.2566.529.75M
SchlumbergerSLB85.5086.7985.5086.408.67M
Coca-ColaKO66.9867.4966.8267.297.8M
ChevronCVX101.79102.94101.28102.847.7M
UnitedHealth GroupUNH51.7552.0451.4251.586.39M
Gilead SciencesGILD41.5741.7241.3241.415.59M
PepsicoPEP70.1370.4969.9270.435.28M
International Business MachinesIBM171.11172.45170.75171.555.11M
AmgenAMGN58.1058.4057.9958.355.07M
McDonald'sMCD84.7084.9184.2484.324.97M
AlphabetGOOGL501.99506.67501.50506.384.85M
United TechnologiesUTX86.7189.6586.6388.514.6M
AmazonAMZN200.78205.20200.50204.494.45M
BoeingBA73.0074.1072.9073.934.25M
3MMMM93.3895.0693.3594.854.2M
Berkshire HathawayBRK.B77.3377.5076.5677.394.11M
Union PacificUNP103.39105.60102.96104.402.38M
Exchange Rates of June 30, 2011
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US DollarJapanese Yen1 USD = 80.560 JPY1 JPY = 0.012 USD
US DollarCanadian Dollar1 USD = 0.964 CAD1 CAD = 1.038 USD
US DollarSwiss Franc1 USD = 0.841 CHF1 CHF = 1.189 USD
US DollarChinese Yuan1 USD = 6.465 CNY1 CNY = 0.155 USD
EuroJapanese Yen1 EUR = 116.743 JPY1 JPY = 0.009 EUR
EuroPound Sterling1 EUR = 0.903 GBP1 GBP = 1.107 EUR
EuroAustralian Dollar1 EUR = 1.353 AUD1 AUD = 0.739 EUR
EuroCanadian Dollar1 EUR = 1.397 CAD1 CAD = 0.716 EUR
EuroSwiss Franc1 EUR = 1.219 CHF1 CHF = 0.820 EUR
EuroChinese Yuan1 EUR = 9.384 CNY1 CNY = 0.107 EUR
Japanese YenPound Sterling1 JPY = 0.773 GBP1 GBP = 1.293 JPY
Japanese YenAustralian Dollar1 JPY = 1.158 AUD1 AUD = 0.863 JPY
Japanese YenCanadian Dollar1 JPY = 1.196 CAD1 CAD = 0.836 JPY
Japanese YenSwiss Franc1 JPY = 1.044 CHF1 CHF = 0.958 JPY
Pound SterlingAustralian Dollar1 GBP = 1.498 AUD1 AUD = 0.668 GBP
Pound SterlingCanadian Dollar1 GBP = 1.546 CAD1 CAD = 0.647 GBP
Pound SterlingSwiss Franc1 GBP = 1.349 CHF1 CHF = 0.741 GBP
Pound SterlingChinese Yuan1 GBP = 10.383 CNY1 CNY = 0.096 GBP
Australian DollarCanadian Dollar1 AUD = 1.032 CAD1 CAD = 0.969 AUD
Australian DollarSwiss Franc1 AUD = 0.901 CHF1 CHF = 1.110 AUD
Australian DollarChinese Yuan1 AUD = 6.935 CNY1 CNY = 0.144 AUD
Canadian DollarSwiss Franc1 CAD = 0.873 CHF1 CHF = 1.146 CAD
Canadian DollarChinese Yuan1 CAD = 6.706 CNY1 CNY = 0.149 CAD
Swiss FrancChinese Yuan1 CHF = 7.694 CNY1 CNY = 0.130 CHF

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