Financial news on October 08, 2007

Business and Financial news
Solving and Marketing Eternity (Again)

Putting together a successful media plan to introduce a product has been likened to solving a puzzle. Now, to bring out a prize puzzle in the United States that has proved popular overseas, a toy company is proceeding initially without traditional... Read more..

By STUART ELLIOTT - The New York Times

Wall Street Journal to Add to Its Paying Conferences

In a move to make money and spread its brand, The Wall Street Journal plans to expand its conference franchise to several gatherings a year. Read more..

By RICHARD PÉREZ-PEÑA - The New York Times

What’s a Pulitzer Worth? Newsday’s Are Auctioned

Newsday’s three Pulitzer gold medals for public service journalism were listed on eBay and sold at a California auction for a combined $15,500. Read more..

By COREY KILGANNON - The New York Times

Stock Markets

Values are reported in US Dollars

Stock Ticker symbol Open High Low Close Volume
Intel INTC 25,50 25,76 25,47 25,66 34.6M
Microsoft MSFT 29,66 29,85 29,60 29,84 30.3M
Apple AAPL 163,49 167,91 162,97 167,91 29.9M
Pfizer PFE 25,56 25,67 25,36 25,45 23.9M
Oracle Corp. ORCL 22,05 22,55 22,03 22,51 23.3M
Cisco Systems CSCO 32,53 32,90 32,51 32,71 19.4M
Comcast CMCSA 24,19 24,20 23,76 23,80 15.8M
General Electric GE 41,74 41,80 41,41 41,53 14.5M
ExxonMobil XOM 90,60 90,82 90,16 90,68 12.8M
HP Inc. HPQ 50,92 52,18 50,91 52,03 12.6M
Home Depot HD 34,27 34,32 33,74 33,93 11.3M
Alphabet GOOGL 595,00 610,26 593,95 609,62 10M
ConocoPhillips COP 83,55 84,65 83,50 84,33 10M
Wells Fargo & Co. WFC 37,45 37,51 36,76 36,96 9.41M
AT&T Inc. T 42,00 42,20 41,78 41,93 9.01M
JPMorgan Chase JPM 47,31 47,58 47,05 47,44 8.31M
Wal-Mart Stores WMT 45,20 45,40 45,08 45,27 8.07M
Amazon AMZN 94,22 95,85 94,00 95,85 7.43M
Gilead Sciences GILD 41,90 42,09 40,80 41,21 6.28M
Procter & Gamble PG 70,05 70,92 70,05 70,71 6.05M
Johnson & Johnson JNJ 66,25 66,38 65,95 66,02 5.68M
Chevron CVX 91,55 91,96 91,30 91,58 5.66M
Verizon Communications VZ 45,07 45,22 44,79 44,96 5.52M
Abbott Laboratories ABT 55,08 55,35 54,72 54,94 5.51M
Boeing BA 103,26 103,26 100,09 101,07 5.32M
Bristol-Myers Squibb BMY 29,91 30,10 29,91 29,97 5.13M
Amgen AMGN 56,42 57,00 56,25 56,58 4.98M
International Business Machines IBM 116,10 118,23 115,88 117,77 4.82M
Schlumberger SLB 104,25 104,43 103,16 103,95 4.82M
Walt Disney & Co. DIS 35,47 35,69 35,13 35,27 4.79M
Altria MO 69,46 69,55 69,09 69,28 4.73M
McDonald's MCD 56,11 56,95 56,02 56,87 4.22M
Merck MRK 53,51 53,58 52,80 53,15 4.01M
UnitedHealth Group UNH 47,70 47,96 47,68 47,81 3.85M
United Technologies UTX 80,84 81,28 80,21 80,36 3.21M
Coca-Cola KO 57,96 58,13 57,69 57,80 3.01M
Pepsico PEP 73,50 73,95 73,40 73,91 2.37M
3M MMM 95,75 95,95 95,01 95,41 2.22M
Union Pacific UNP 116,93 118,03 115,61 117,36 1.26M
Berkshire Hathaway BRK.B 4029,00 4126,00 4024,00 4110,00 20.7K
Exchange Rates of October 08, 2007
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US Dollar Japanese Yen 1 USD = 117,370 JPY 1 JPY = 0,009 USD
US Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 USD = 0,986 CAD 1 CAD = 1,014 USD
US Dollar Swiss Franc 1 USD = 1,185 CHF 1 CHF = 0,844 USD
US Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 USD = 7,504 CNY 1 CNY = 0,133 USD
Euro Japanese Yen 1 EUR = 164,990 JPY 1 JPY = 0,006 EUR
Euro Pound Sterling 1 EUR = 0,690 GBP 1 GBP = 1,450 EUR
Euro Australian Dollar 1 EUR = 1,574 AUD 1 AUD = 0,635 EUR
Euro Canadian Dollar 1 EUR = 1,386 CAD 1 CAD = 0,722 EUR
Euro Swiss Franc 1 EUR = 1,666 CHF 1 CHF = 0,600 EUR
Japanese Yen Pound Sterling 1 JPY = 0,418 GBP 1 GBP = 2,393 JPY
Japanese Yen Australian Dollar 1 JPY = 0,954 AUD 1 AUD = 1,049 JPY
Japanese Yen Canadian Dollar 1 JPY = 0,840 CAD 1 CAD = 1,191 JPY
Japanese Yen Swiss Franc 1 JPY = 1,010 CHF 1 CHF = 0,990 JPY
Pound Sterling Australian Dollar 1 GBP = 2,282 AUD 1 AUD = 0,438 GBP
Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar 1 GBP = 2,009 CAD 1 CAD = 0,498 GBP
Pound Sterling Swiss Franc 1 GBP = 2,415 CHF 1 CHF = 0,414 GBP
Australian Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 AUD = 0,880 CAD 1 CAD = 1,136 AUD
Australian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 AUD = 1,058 CHF 1 CHF = 0,945 AUD
Canadian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 CAD = 1,202 CHF 1 CHF = 0,832 CAD

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