Financial news on January 25th, 2010

Business and Financial news
Legal Sites Plan Revamps as Rivals Undercut Price

Westlaw and LexisNexis are trying to beat back low-cost competitors with more relevant and faster search results for lawyers and researchers. Read more..

By ASHLEE VANCE - The New York Times

People and Accounts of Note

American Family Insurance, Madison, Wis., selected the Chicago office of Ogilvy & Mather Worldwide, part of WPP, to handle its creative account. Read more..

By THE NEW YORK TIMES - The New York Times

Stock Markets

Values are reported in US Dollars

StockTicker symbolOpenHighLowCloseVolume
General ElectricGE16,4616,5316,2216,3775.2M
IntelINTC20,2420,5820,1420,3273.8M
MicrosoftMSFT29,2429,6629,1029,3263.4M
JPMorgan ChaseJPM39,7639,8938,8439,2156.6M
Cisco SystemsCSCO23,1023,1822,7422,9951.3M
PfizerPFE19,2419,2518,8418,8549.3M
Wells Fargo & Co.WFC27,4528,0527,1927,6648.3M
AppleAAPL202,51204,70200,19203,0838.1M
AT&T Inc.T25,7325,9025,3225,5829.9M
ExxonMobilXOM66,5566,7665,6965,8529.3M
Oracle Corp.ORCL24,2424,2723,8224,0326.4M
Verizon CommunicationsVZ30,8031,0630,2730,6821.1M
MerckMRK39,2839,7438,7238,7615.4M
ComcastCMCSA15,8716,1715,7616,0115.2M
AltriaMO19,8220,0819,6819,9115.2M
HP Inc.HPQ49,5550,4249,4150,0613.5M
AmazonAMZN122,10122,28118,12120,3112M
Wal-Mart StoresWMT53,1453,2252,7852,8812M
Procter & GamblePG60,8360,9860,1560,6311.6M
ConocoPhillipsCOP50,9651,5850,6650,7511.5M
Bristol-Myers SquibbBMY24,7424,8124,3024,3311.3M
Walt Disney & Co.DIS30,2230,2329,5529,9211.2M
Home DepotHD27,9527,9527,5127,6211.1M
UnitedHealth GroupUNH33,5633,7232,9633,0010.9M
Gilead SciencesGILD46,3646,4145,6845,7110.3M
Abbott LaboratoriesABT54,7655,5154,5354,7010.1M
Johnson & JohnsonJNJ63,6763,7063,0563,2210M
SchlumbergerSLB65,6966,5864,5065,819.89M
ChevronCVX75,1575,2774,0974,559.13M
AlphabetGOOGL546,59549,88535,51540,008.83M
Coca-ColaKO54,4954,5453,8854,358.43M
AmgenAMGN56,7256,7955,5555,716.72M
Berkshire HathawayBRK.B71,4871,7768,2268,846.57M
McDonald'sMCD63,3463,6062,9263,096.38M
International Business MachinesIBM126,33126,90125,71126,125.74M
United TechnologiesUTX69,5169,5168,5668,595M
PepsicoPEP60,7060,7060,0860,234.9M
VisaV83,4083,8181,4182,034.04M
Union PacificUNP64,5864,7263,4463,753.6M
BoeingBA58,3558,7557,5057,783.49M
3MMMM82,3382,8981,4881,833.39M
Exchange Rates of January 25th, 2010
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US DollarJapanese Yen1 USD = 90,250 JPY1 JPY = 0,011 USD
US DollarCanadian Dollar1 USD = 1,058 CAD1 CAD = 0,946 USD
US DollarSwiss Franc1 USD = 1,040 CHF1 CHF = 0,962 USD
US DollarChinese Yuan1 USD = 6,828 CNY1 CNY = 0,146 USD
EuroJapanese Yen1 EUR = 127,710 JPY1 JPY = 0,008 EUR
EuroPound Sterling1 EUR = 0,871 GBP1 GBP = 1,148 EUR
EuroAustralian Dollar1 EUR = 1,565 AUD1 AUD = 0,639 EUR
EuroCanadian Dollar1 EUR = 1,496 CAD1 CAD = 0,668 EUR
EuroSwiss Franc1 EUR = 1,471 CHF1 CHF = 0,680 EUR
Japanese YenPound Sterling1 JPY = 0,682 GBP1 GBP = 1,467 JPY
Japanese YenAustralian Dollar1 JPY = 1,225 AUD1 AUD = 0,817 JPY
Japanese YenCanadian Dollar1 JPY = 1,171 CAD1 CAD = 0,854 JPY
Japanese YenSwiss Franc1 JPY = 1,151 CHF1 CHF = 0,869 JPY
Pound SterlingAustralian Dollar1 GBP = 1,796 AUD1 AUD = 0,557 GBP
Pound SterlingCanadian Dollar1 GBP = 1,717 CAD1 CAD = 0,582 GBP
Pound SterlingSwiss Franc1 GBP = 1,688 CHF1 CHF = 0,592 GBP
Australian DollarCanadian Dollar1 AUD = 0,956 CAD1 CAD = 1,046 AUD
Australian DollarSwiss Franc1 AUD = 0,940 CHF1 CHF = 1,064 AUD
Australian DollarChinese Yuan1 AUD = 6,174 CNY1 CNY = 0,162 AUD
Canadian DollarSwiss Franc1 CAD = 0,983 CHF1 CHF = 1,018 CAD
Canadian DollarChinese Yuan1 CAD = 6,456 CNY1 CNY = 0,155 CAD
Swiss FrancChinese Yuan1 CHF = 6,568 CNY1 CNY = 0,152 CHF

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