Financial news on May 19, 2006

Business and Financial news
India, Known for Outsourcing, Expands in Industry

As global manufacturers seek new places to plant their flags, India is seeing early stirrings of an industrial renaissance. Read more..

By ANAND GIRIDHARADAS - The New York Times

Stock Markets

Values are reported in US Dollars

Stock Ticker symbol Open High Low Close Volume
Intel INTC 18,00 18,48 17,94 18,36 189M
Microsoft MSFT 22,79 22,90 22,52 22,56 100M
Cisco Systems CSCO 20,40 20,94 20,32 20,87 77M
Oracle Corp. ORCL 13,61 13,93 13,56 13,70 46.4M
Apple AAPL 63,26 64,88 62,82 64,51 35.2M
Pfizer PFE 24,00 24,10 23,60 23,82 34.6M
General Electric GE 34,23 34,50 33,95 34,16 30M
ExxonMobil XOM 59,90 61,04 59,50 60,45 26.7M
Alphabet GOOGL 373,28 374,50 360,57 370,02 22.8M
AT&T Inc. T 25,00 25,45 24,87 25,28 21.7M
HP Inc. HPQ 32,49 32,87 31,29 32,02 19.9M
Verizon Communications VZ 30,55 31,42 30,51 30,90 19.4M
Procter & Gamble PG 54,99 55,00 53,75 54,15 16.3M
ConocoPhillips COP 62,44 63,52 61,15 62,72 15.7M
UnitedHealth Group UNH 45,33 45,40 44,20 44,42 15.5M
Schlumberger SLB 64,39 65,35 62,53 64,60 14.3M
Merck MRK 35,20 35,25 34,13 34,42 14.2M
Comcast CMCSA 31,47 31,69 31,18 31,56 14.1M
Walt Disney & Co. DIS 29,70 30,40 29,63 30,15 14.1M
JPMorgan Chase JPM 42,90 43,05 42,50 42,75 13.4M
Johnson & Johnson JNJ 60,11 60,24 59,63 59,90 13.2M
Abbott Laboratories ABT 42,25 42,25 41,13 41,82 13.2M
Wal-Mart Stores WMT 47,45 47,48 46,89 47,32 13M
Home Depot HD 38,59 39,12 38,53 38,94 12M
Chevron CVX 58,71 59,30 57,43 58,47 11.4M
Amgen AMGN 67,30 67,98 66,92 67,69 11.2M
Amazon AMZN 32,66 34,00 32,03 33,94 9.82M
Altria MO 70,60 71,49 70,09 71,00 8.7M
Coca-Cola KO 43,74 43,75 43,27 43,65 8.01M
Gilead Sciences GILD 53,70 55,00 52,55 54,94 7.03M
International Business Machines IBM 80,87 81,00 79,51 80,28 7.02M
McDonald's MCD 34,65 34,72 33,97 34,15 6.25M
Wells Fargo & Co. WFC 65,71 66,44 65,71 66,06 5.96M
Bristol-Myers Squibb BMY 24,27 24,27 23,86 24,17 5.64M
Pepsico PEP 58,69 58,91 58,10 58,60 5.63M
Boeing BA 83,00 85,30 82,06 84,61 5.58M
United Technologies UTX 62,97 63,10 62,08 62,70 4.12M
3M MMM 84,56 84,92 83,71 84,31 2.8M
Union Pacific UNP 91,86 92,33 89,85 91,70 2.36M
Berkshire Hathaway BRK.B 3075,00 3095,00 3035,00 3059,00 19.4K
Exchange Rates of May 19, 2006
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US Dollar Japanese Yen 1 USD = 111,720 JPY 1 JPY = 0,009 USD
US Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 USD = 1,121 CAD 1 CAD = 0,892 USD
US Dollar Swiss Franc 1 USD = 1,216 CHF 1 CHF = 0,822 USD
US Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 USD = 8,018 CNY 1 CNY = 0,125 USD
Euro Japanese Yen 1 EUR = 142,670 JPY 1 JPY = 0,007 EUR
Euro Pound Sterling 1 EUR = 0,680 GBP 1 GBP = 1,471 EUR
Euro Australian Dollar 1 EUR = 1,685 AUD 1 AUD = 0,593 EUR
Euro Canadian Dollar 1 EUR = 1,431 CAD 1 CAD = 0,699 EUR
Euro Swiss Franc 1 EUR = 1,553 CHF 1 CHF = 0,644 EUR
Pound Sterling Australian Dollar 1 GBP = 2,478 AUD 1 AUD = 0,404 GBP
Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar 1 GBP = 2,104 CAD 1 CAD = 0,475 GBP
Pound Sterling Swiss Franc 1 GBP = 2,284 CHF 1 CHF = 0,438 GBP
Australian Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 AUD = 0,849 CAD 1 CAD = 1,178 AUD
Australian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 AUD = 0,921 CHF 1 CHF = 1,086 AUD

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