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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