Financial news on August 27, 2007

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By MIGUEL HELFT - The New York Times

Stock Markets

Values are reported in US Dollars

StockTicker symbolOpenHighLowCloseVolume
IntelINTC24,7124,7124,3724,4545.8M
Cisco SystemsCSCO30,5131,2530,5131,1043.4M
MicrosoftMSFT28,6128,7728,4028,4932.8M
PfizerPFE24,7324,8524,6624,7627.1M
Home DepotHD35,4235,5635,0935,2525.9M
AppleAAPL133,39134,66132,10132,2525.3M
General ElectricGE39,2639,2638,9039,0023M
Wal-Mart StoresWMT43,7744,0343,5643,8219.8M
Wells Fargo & Co.WFC36,3736,5836,0836,1318.1M
Oracle Corp.ORCL19,9520,0219,7519,8618.1M
ExxonMobilXOM85,1185,5984,7285,1216.2M
AltriaMO70,0070,9969,6970,0815.3M
ComcastCMCSA25,9526,0725,6825,8414.3M
ConocoPhillipsCOP80,0481,5280,0280,9814.3M
JPMorgan ChaseJPM45,7545,9044,8944,9113.5M
AT&T Inc.T40,0940,3940,0040,1012.2M
Johnson & JohnsonJNJ61,6661,8561,5161,6010.5M
HP Inc.HPQ48,0048,2247,7747,799.07M
Procter & GamblePG65,6765,7464,9165,237.79M
MerckMRK50,8550,9450,0050,127.64M
Bristol-Myers SquibbBMY29,5429,9529,3629,407.48M
Abbott LaboratoriesABT52,3252,3851,9052,017.37M
Verizon CommunicationsVZ42,4642,9342,3242,597.13M
Walt Disney & Co.DIS33,7434,0833,4933,847.1M
AmazonAMZN80,5680,8078,4278,656.95M
ChevronCVX86,6387,3986,3487,006.39M
AmgenAMGN49,8150,7849,5049,925.36M
Coca-ColaKO53,9854,1553,7054,015M
International Business MachinesIBM113,00113,85112,80113,444.92M
AlphabetGOOGL514,43517,45511,40513,264.65M
McDonald'sMCD50,0050,5649,3949,474.54M
SchlumbergerSLB93,9294,0092,0393,144.38M
Gilead SciencesGILD37,0937,4036,7036,734.28M
UnitedHealth GroupUNH49,4249,9449,1949,194.22M
BoeingBA98,0798,9597,1398,543.27M
PepsicoPEP67,9168,3967,7568,103.18M
United TechnologiesUTX74,0674,2273,5073,722.66M
3MMMM88,8089,2787,9588,702.18M
Union PacificUNP110,90111,41109,37109,511.37M
Berkshire HathawayBRK.B4000,004000,003945,003965,5027K
Exchange Rates of August 27, 2007
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US DollarJapanese Yen1 USD = 115,670 JPY1 JPY = 0,009 USD
US DollarCanadian Dollar1 USD = 1,054 CAD1 CAD = 0,948 USD
US DollarSwiss Franc1 USD = 1,203 CHF1 CHF = 0,831 USD
US DollarChinese Yuan1 USD = 7,560 CNY1 CNY = 0,132 USD
EuroJapanese Yen1 EUR = 157,800 JPY1 JPY = 0,006 EUR
EuroPound Sterling1 EUR = 0,678 GBP1 GBP = 1,474 EUR
EuroAustralian Dollar1 EUR = 1,651 AUD1 AUD = 0,606 EUR
EuroCanadian Dollar1 EUR = 1,438 CAD1 CAD = 0,695 EUR
EuroSwiss Franc1 EUR = 1,641 CHF1 CHF = 0,609 EUR
Japanese YenPound Sterling1 JPY = 0,430 GBP1 GBP = 2,327 JPY
Japanese YenAustralian Dollar1 JPY = 1,046 AUD1 AUD = 0,956 JPY
Japanese YenCanadian Dollar1 JPY = 0,911 CAD1 CAD = 1,098 JPY
Japanese YenSwiss Franc1 JPY = 1,040 CHF1 CHF = 0,962 JPY
Pound SterlingAustralian Dollar1 GBP = 2,433 AUD1 AUD = 0,411 GBP
Pound SterlingCanadian Dollar1 GBP = 2,120 CAD1 CAD = 0,472 GBP
Pound SterlingSwiss Franc1 GBP = 2,418 CHF1 CHF = 0,414 GBP
Australian DollarCanadian Dollar1 AUD = 0,871 CAD1 CAD = 1,149 AUD
Australian DollarSwiss Franc1 AUD = 0,993 CHF1 CHF = 1,007 AUD
Canadian DollarSwiss Franc1 CAD = 1,140 CHF1 CHF = 0,877 CAD

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