Financial news on April 25, 2007

Business and Financial news
2 Music Concerns Resolve Dispute

A $110 million settlement between Warner Music and Bertelsmann resolves claims that Bertelsmann had contributed to widespread copyright infringement. Read more..

By THE NEW YORK TIMES - The New York Times

No Charges for Apple Over Options

Regulators said they would bring no civil charges against Apple over the backdating of executive stock options. Read more..

By ERIC DASH - The New York Times

Shareholders Withhold Votes for Times Directors

The vote was a symbolic protest against the company’s dual ownership structure and lagging stock price. Read more..

By LANDON THOMAS Jr - The New York Times

Stock Markets

Values are reported in US Dollars

StockTicker symbolOpenHighLowCloseVolume
AmazonAMZN53.1257.1852.9556.81104M
IntelINTC21.9922.3021.8022.2669M
PfizerPFE26.2026.4525.9826.3254.1M
Cisco SystemsCSCO26.5326.8726.2226.7845.2M
General ElectricGE34.9635.4534.9135.4145M
AppleAAPL94.2395.4093.8095.3542.4M
MicrosoftMSFT28.8629.0028.6928.9939.5M
ExxonMobilXOM78.9980.2078.7679.9228.1M
AT&T Inc.T39.4539.6038.9839.1425.3M
Oracle Corp.ORCL18.8918.9918.7018.9024.8M
ComcastCMCSA27.5628.2027.4528.0920.3M
AltriaMO70.2270.6369.5770.4719.9M
ConocoPhillipsCOP69.9971.2369.0470.8218.4M
JPMorgan ChaseJPM52.2452.9452.1852.8218.1M
Wells Fargo & Co.WFC35.8336.3335.8336.2817.4M
Bristol-Myers SquibbBMY28.8329.7828.5929.7016.2M
AmgenAMGN61.6162.3660.6561.6916.1M
International Business MachinesIBM98.75101.7098.73101.4614.8M
Wal-Mart StoresWMT48.7749.1048.6348.8114.5M
UnitedHealth GroupUNH53.9053.9052.3452.9414.4M
Verizon CommunicationsVZ37.8537.9037.4237.6514M
Johnson & JohnsonJNJ64.7565.1264.5064.6812.9M
MerckMRK51.6952.5051.3652.3912.1M
Home DepotHD39.3139.6939.2039.5011.3M
ChevronCVX77.5978.9377.5578.3210.9M
Coca-ColaKO51.9952.0651.4951.7410.7M
HP Inc.HPQ41.8041.9941.6541.8710.3M
SchlumbergerSLB75.2576.6474.7275.879.82M
Walt Disney & Co.DIS35.0735.4334.8635.329.23M
Abbott LaboratoriesABT57.2557.7557.1757.568.26M
AlphabetGOOGL480.00481.37476.11477.997.93M
BoeingBA94.6094.7592.7594.697.75M
Procter & GamblePG63.3563.7563.3363.537.32M
McDonald'sMCD48.7148.9548.3248.636.98M
PepsicoPEP66.7767.2466.3066.985.91M
Gilead SciencesGILD83.3384.2782.4184.225.48M
3MMMM76.9677.5176.4576.974.65M
United TechnologiesUTX67.9168.0567.2168.043.87M
Union PacificUNP116.45116.89114.69116.362.82M
Berkshire HathawayBRK.B3635.003640.003605.003620.0015.6K
Exchange Rates of April 25, 2007
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US DollarJapanese Yen1 USD = 118.740 JPY1 JPY = 0.008 USD
US DollarCanadian Dollar1 USD = 1.115 CAD1 CAD = 0.897 USD
US DollarSwiss Franc1 USD = 1.204 CHF1 CHF = 0.830 USD
US DollarChinese Yuan1 USD = 7.719 CNY1 CNY = 0.130 USD
EuroJapanese Yen1 EUR = 161.940 JPY1 JPY = 0.006 EUR
EuroPound Sterling1 EUR = 0.681 GBP1 GBP = 1.468 EUR
EuroAustralian Dollar1 EUR = 1.636 AUD1 AUD = 0.611 EUR
EuroCanadian Dollar1 EUR = 1.520 CAD1 CAD = 0.658 EUR
EuroSwiss Franc1 EUR = 1.643 CHF1 CHF = 0.609 EUR
Japanese YenPound Sterling1 JPY = 0.421 GBP1 GBP = 2.378 JPY
Japanese YenAustralian Dollar1 JPY = 1.010 AUD1 AUD = 0.990 JPY
Japanese YenCanadian Dollar1 JPY = 0.938 CAD1 CAD = 1.066 JPY
Japanese YenSwiss Franc1 JPY = 1.014 CHF1 CHF = 0.986 JPY
Pound SterlingAustralian Dollar1 GBP = 2.402 AUD1 AUD = 0.416 GBP
Pound SterlingCanadian Dollar1 GBP = 2.231 CAD1 CAD = 0.448 GBP
Pound SterlingSwiss Franc1 GBP = 2.410 CHF1 CHF = 0.415 GBP
Australian DollarCanadian Dollar1 AUD = 0.929 CAD1 CAD = 1.077 AUD
Australian DollarSwiss Franc1 AUD = 1.003 CHF1 CHF = 0.997 AUD
Canadian DollarSwiss Franc1 CAD = 1.080 CHF1 CHF = 0.926 CAD

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