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By KATHARINE Q. SEELYE - The New York Times

Stock Markets

Values are reported in US Dollars

Stock Ticker symbol Open High Low Close Volume
Microsoft MSFT 26,81 27,19 26,79 26,95 67.9M
Intel INTC 19,17 19,51 19,03 19,41 56M
Oracle Corp. ORCL 17,58 17,99 17,39 17,97 54.2M
Altria MO 80,30 80,30 76,31 77,06 47.5M
Cisco Systems CSCO 22,97 23,25 22,67 23,23 40.2M
Apple AAPL 73,81 75,86 73,72 75,75 30.7M
ExxonMobil XOM 64,60 65,45 63,87 65,06 29.2M
AT&T Inc. T 33,23 33,76 33,10 33,49 26.2M
Pfizer PFE 28,29 28,49 28,12 28,35 25.5M
General Electric GE 34,33 34,94 34,33 34,89 22.5M
ConocoPhillips COP 57,42 58,00 56,55 57,31 21.6M
HP Inc. HPQ 35,08 35,87 34,93 35,71 20.6M
Comcast CMCSA 35,40 36,78 35,27 36,59 18.3M
Schlumberger SLB 57,10 57,92 55,69 57,04 15.9M
McDonald's MCD 38,20 38,96 38,08 38,85 15.6M
JPMorgan Chase JPM 47,11 47,30 46,75 46,91 15.3M
Verizon Communications VZ 37,34 37,52 37,25 37,50 14.7M
Wal-Mart Stores WMT 48,25 49,00 48,03 48,82 12.2M
Alphabet GOOGL 405,58 409,45 402,50 403,98 11.5M
Home Depot HD 35,96 36,70 35,67 36,58 10.9M
Chevron CVX 61,46 62,83 60,72 62,18 10.8M
Abbott Laboratories ABT 48,28 48,46 47,79 47,95 9.96M
Merck MRK 42,15 42,37 41,90 41,96 9.53M
Amgen AMGN 71,14 71,60 69,80 71,22 9.35M
Walt Disney & Co. DIS 30,29 30,40 29,74 30,16 8.47M
Procter & Gamble PG 61,57 62,50 61,56 62,29 8.14M
Bristol-Myers Squibb BMY 25,10 25,24 24,79 25,07 7.54M
Amazon AMZN 31,05 31,97 30,74 31,79 6.62M
Wells Fargo & Co. WFC 36,29 36,49 36,05 36,37 6.48M
Coca-Cola KO 44,17 44,61 44,01 44,40 6.3M
UnitedHealth Group UNH 49,42 49,53 48,30 48,82 5.9M
Johnson & Johnson JNJ 64,25 64,34 64,02 64,19 5.75M
International Business Machines IBM 81,64 82,28 81,28 82,00 5.68M
Pepsico PEP 64,64 65,42 64,43 65,07 5.1M
Boeing BA 77,70 78,55 77,37 77,71 4.62M
3M MMM 73,18 73,80 72,63 73,70 4.23M
United Technologies UTX 62,74 63,43 62,63 63,23 4.22M
Gilead Sciences GILD 65,25 66,17 64,50 66,17 3.55M
Union Pacific UNP 84,08 84,69 82,71 84,42 2.41M
Berkshire Hathaway BRK.B 3118,00 3125,00 3089,00 3123,00 19.2K
Exchange Rates of September 25, 2006
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US Dollar Japanese Yen 1 USD = 116,540 JPY 1 JPY = 0,009 USD
US Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 USD = 1,117 CAD 1 CAD = 0,895 USD
US Dollar Swiss Franc 1 USD = 1,239 CHF 1 CHF = 0,807 USD
US Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 USD = 7,921 CNY 1 CNY = 0,126 USD
Euro Japanese Yen 1 EUR = 148,540 JPY 1 JPY = 0,007 EUR
Euro Pound Sterling 1 EUR = 0,671 GBP 1 GBP = 1,491 EUR
Euro Australian Dollar 1 EUR = 1,690 AUD 1 AUD = 0,592 EUR
Euro Canadian Dollar 1 EUR = 1,424 CAD 1 CAD = 0,702 EUR
Euro Swiss Franc 1 EUR = 1,579 CHF 1 CHF = 0,633 EUR
Japanese Yen Pound Sterling 1 JPY = 0,451 GBP 1 GBP = 2,216 JPY
Japanese Yen Australian Dollar 1 JPY = 1,137 AUD 1 AUD = 0,879 JPY
Japanese Yen Canadian Dollar 1 JPY = 0,958 CAD 1 CAD = 1,044 JPY
Japanese Yen Swiss Franc 1 JPY = 1,063 CHF 1 CHF = 0,941 JPY
Pound Sterling Australian Dollar 1 GBP = 2,520 AUD 1 AUD = 0,397 GBP
Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar 1 GBP = 2,123 CAD 1 CAD = 0,471 GBP
Pound Sterling Swiss Franc 1 GBP = 2,353 CHF 1 CHF = 0,425 GBP
Australian Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 AUD = 0,842 CAD 1 CAD = 1,188 AUD
Australian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 AUD = 0,933 CHF 1 CHF = 1,071 AUD
Canadian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 CAD = 1,109 CHF 1 CHF = 0,902 CAD

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