Financial news on January 03, 2008

Business and Financial news
Circuits: Hi-Fi Earbuds for Hearing Less Noise and Higher Quality When Listening to Music on the iPhone

The Ultimate Ears Super.Fi 4vi is an iPhone headset that uses proprietary technology to improve and isolate the sound coming out of your phone. Read more..

By JOHN BIGGS - The New York Times

Circuits: Out of the Camera Bag, but Still Protected, Encased in Shock-Absorbing Rubber Skin

To help protect a camera while it is out and about, Made Products has come up with Camera Armor, a custom-fitted ergonomic suit for various S.L.R. models. Read more..

By J. D. BIERSDORFER - The New York Times

World Business Briefing: Middle East: Israel: I.B.M. Acquires Data Storage Company

I.B.M. bought an Israeli data-storage provider, XIV, to meet growing demand for digital archiving. Financial terms were not disclosed. I.B.M., based in Armonk, N.Y., has bought about two dozen data-management companies since 2001 to bolster sales ... Read more..

By BLOOMBERG NEWS - The New York Times

Stock Markets

Values are reported in US Dollars

Stock Ticker symbol Open High Low Close Volume
Intel INTC 25.37 25.40 24.38 24.67 85.2M
Cisco Systems CSCO 26.40 27.02 26.30 26.75 50.4M
Microsoft MSFT 35.22 35.65 34.86 35.37 49.6M
Pfizer PFE 22.98 23.35 22.91 23.18 45.5M
Oracle Corp. ORCL 22.43 23.11 22.43 23.11 42M
Apple AAPL 195.41 197.39 192.69 194.93 30.1M
General Electric GE 36.80 37.22 36.70 36.80 27M
Wells Fargo & Co. WFC 29.19 29.37 28.17 28.52 26.3M
Comcast CMCSA 17.71 17.81 17.13 17.34 24.2M
Wal-Mart Stores WMT 46.70 46.90 46.23 46.38 19.8M
ExxonMobil XOM 93.96 94.74 93.51 93.83 19.2M
AT&T Inc. T 41.03 41.73 41.00 41.39 18.6M
JPMorgan Chase JPM 42.65 42.65 41.76 41.88 17.2M
Bristol-Myers Squibb BMY 26.08 26.30 26.04 26.11 14.9M
Home Depot HD 26.29 26.46 25.80 25.82 14.6M
Amgen AMGN 46.43 47.10 45.25 45.69 12M
ConocoPhillips COP 88.24 89.05 88.01 88.25 11.3M
Procter & Gamble PG 72.25 73.33 72.00 72.31 11.2M
Abbott Laboratories ABT 55.88 56.11 55.41 55.47 10.9M
HP Inc. HPQ 49.45 49.83 49.08 49.65 10.7M
Chevron CVX 93.98 94.84 93.46 94.61 10.5M
Altria MO 75.40 75.98 74.93 75.39 10M
Walt Disney & Co. DIS 31.86 32.02 31.66 31.77 9.68M
Johnson & Johnson JNJ 65.40 66.40 65.36 65.93 9.28M
Amazon AMZN 96.06 97.25 94.52 95.21 9.12M
Verizon Communications VZ 43.35 43.99 43.21 43.41 9.02M
Schlumberger SLB 100.14 102.71 99.88 102.31 8.59M
Merck MRK 57.94 57.94 57.10 57.32 8.43M
International Business Machines IBM 104.41 105.57 103.98 104.90 7.53M
Coca-Cola KO 61.11 62.10 61.07 61.73 6.95M
McDonald's MCD 58.38 58.80 57.74 57.93 6.51M
Alphabet GOOGL 685.26 686.85 676.52 685.33 6.5M
Gilead Sciences GILD 45.51 47.00 45.34 46.89 5.82M
UnitedHealth Group UNH 56.75 57.29 56.52 56.93 4.86M
Pepsico PEP 75.64 76.84 75.29 75.78 4.73M
United Technologies UTX 75.04 76.69 75.02 76.28 4.36M
Boeing BA 86.93 87.64 86.74 86.98 3.43M
3M MMM 82.64 83.48 82.37 82.70 2.72M
Union Pacific UNP 124.89 125.73 123.25 123.86 1.6M
Berkshire Hathaway BRK.B 4634.00 4693.00 4608.00 4650.00 20.8K
Exchange Rates of January 03, 2008
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US Dollar Japanese Yen 1 USD = 109.280 JPY 1 JPY = 0.009 USD
US Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 USD = 0.989 CAD 1 CAD = 1.011 USD
US Dollar Swiss Franc 1 USD = 1.111 CHF 1 CHF = 0.900 USD
US Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 USD = 7.305 CNY 1 CNY = 0.137 USD
Euro Japanese Yen 1 EUR = 161.210 JPY 1 JPY = 0.006 EUR
Euro Pound Sterling 1 EUR = 0.748 GBP 1 GBP = 1.337 EUR
Euro Australian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.675 AUD 1 AUD = 0.597 EUR
Euro Canadian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.461 CAD 1 CAD = 0.685 EUR
Euro Swiss Franc 1 EUR = 1.638 CHF 1 CHF = 0.610 EUR
Japanese Yen Pound Sterling 1 JPY = 0.462 GBP 1 GBP = 2.164 JPY
Japanese Yen Australian Dollar 1 JPY = 1.037 AUD 1 AUD = 0.964 JPY
Japanese Yen Canadian Dollar 1 JPY = 0.908 CAD 1 CAD = 1.101 JPY
Japanese Yen Swiss Franc 1 JPY = 1.021 CHF 1 CHF = 0.979 JPY
Pound Sterling Australian Dollar 1 GBP = 2.239 AUD 1 AUD = 0.447 GBP
Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar 1 GBP = 1.953 CAD 1 CAD = 0.512 GBP
Pound Sterling Swiss Franc 1 GBP = 2.191 CHF 1 CHF = 0.456 GBP
Australian Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 AUD = 0.870 CAD 1 CAD = 1.149 AUD
Australian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 AUD = 0.978 CHF 1 CHF = 1.023 AUD
Canadian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 CAD = 1.124 CHF 1 CHF = 0.890 CAD

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