Financial news on April 30, 2007

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By ALEX BERENSON - The New York Times

Stock Markets

Values are reported in US Dollars

StockTicker symbolOpenHighLowCloseVolume
MicrosoftMSFT30.1330.3729.9429.9467.8M
IntelINTC21.7821.8521.4821.5060.4M
Cisco SystemsCSCO27.0027.2026.7426.7450.4M
General ElectricGE36.9737.2436.6136.8650.2M
PfizerPFE26.5526.7826.4326.4635.5M
JPMorgan ChaseJPM52.4653.0651.9952.1029.9M
Oracle Corp.ORCL19.1019.1518.8018.8027.2M
ComcastCMCSA27.0327.1626.6526.6625.3M
AT&T Inc.T38.8039.4938.5038.7224.8M
AmazonAMZN61.9162.4461.1861.3324M
AppleAAPL100.09101.0099.6799.8022M
ExxonMobilXOM80.3080.8879.3879.3821.8M
Home DepotHD38.5038.5637.8337.8720.4M
AmgenAMGN63.5964.3363.3664.1419.8M
Wells Fargo & Co.WFC36.1536.2335.8635.8919.3M
Procter & GamblePG63.3664.7563.3564.4019.2M
Verizon CommunicationsVZ38.2538.4937.6938.1818M
ConocoPhillipsCOP69.6570.7469.1369.3514.3M
Wal-Mart StoresWMT48.3848.6647.8747.9214M
Johnson & JohnsonJNJ64.0064.3763.7564.2213.9M
Bristol-Myers SquibbBMY29.5029.6228.8528.8613.4M
Coca-ColaKO51.9252.3551.8552.1911.7M
ChevronCVX78.3279.0777.7677.7911.2M
Abbott LaboratoriesABT56.9356.9356.3756.6210.9M
HP Inc.HPQ42.1442.5942.1042.1410.6M
MerckMRK51.8151.9151.1551.4410.3M
Walt Disney & Co.DIS35.0235.1434.7034.9810.2M
International Business MachinesIBM101.11103.00100.97102.2110.1M
SchlumbergerSLB76.0876.1073.6273.8310M
AltriaMO69.9569.9668.9068.929.01M
McDonald'sMCD48.8548.9048.2648.288.22M
UnitedHealth GroupUNH53.5653.5652.7453.067.39M
AlphabetGOOGL479.15481.35471.38471.387.28M
3MMMM81.1883.2580.8882.776.32M
PepsicoPEP66.1966.7266.0766.095.5M
Gilead SciencesGILD81.8882.4880.7581.725.45M
BoeingBA94.0294.1192.8593.003.75M
United TechnologiesUTX67.8367.9567.1067.133.74M
Union PacificUNP115.93116.40114.25114.252.17M
Berkshire HathawayBRK.B3642.003642.003616.003628.008.6K
Exchange Rates of April 30, 2007
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US DollarJapanese Yen1 USD = 119.490 JPY1 JPY = 0.008 USD
US DollarCanadian Dollar1 USD = 1.110 CAD1 CAD = 0.901 USD
US DollarSwiss Franc1 USD = 1.207 CHF1 CHF = 0.828 USD
US DollarChinese Yuan1 USD = 7.706 CNY1 CNY = 0.130 USD
EuroJapanese Yen1 EUR = 163.030 JPY1 JPY = 0.006 EUR
EuroPound Sterling1 EUR = 0.682 GBP1 GBP = 1.466 EUR
EuroAustralian Dollar1 EUR = 1.643 AUD1 AUD = 0.608 EUR
EuroCanadian Dollar1 EUR = 1.514 CAD1 CAD = 0.661 EUR
EuroSwiss Franc1 EUR = 1.647 CHF1 CHF = 0.607 EUR
Japanese YenPound Sterling1 JPY = 0.418 GBP1 GBP = 2.391 JPY
Japanese YenAustralian Dollar1 JPY = 1.008 AUD1 AUD = 0.992 JPY
Japanese YenCanadian Dollar1 JPY = 0.928 CAD1 CAD = 1.077 JPY
Japanese YenSwiss Franc1 JPY = 1.010 CHF1 CHF = 0.990 JPY
Pound SterlingAustralian Dollar1 GBP = 2.409 AUD1 AUD = 0.415 GBP
Pound SterlingCanadian Dollar1 GBP = 2.218 CAD1 CAD = 0.451 GBP
Pound SterlingSwiss Franc1 GBP = 2.414 CHF1 CHF = 0.414 GBP
Australian DollarCanadian Dollar1 AUD = 0.921 CAD1 CAD = 1.086 AUD
Australian DollarSwiss Franc1 AUD = 1.002 CHF1 CHF = 0.998 AUD
Canadian DollarSwiss Franc1 CAD = 1.088 CHF1 CHF = 0.919 CAD

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