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

Stock Ticker symbol Open High Low Close Volume
Microsoft MSFT 30.13 30.37 29.94 29.94 67.8M
Intel INTC 21.78 21.85 21.48 21.50 60.4M
Cisco Systems CSCO 27.00 27.20 26.74 26.74 50.4M
General Electric GE 36.97 37.24 36.61 36.86 50.2M
Pfizer PFE 26.55 26.78 26.43 26.46 35.5M
JPMorgan Chase JPM 52.46 53.06 51.99 52.10 29.9M
Oracle Corp. ORCL 19.10 19.15 18.80 18.80 27.2M
Comcast CMCSA 27.03 27.16 26.65 26.66 25.3M
AT&T Inc. T 38.80 39.49 38.50 38.72 24.8M
Amazon AMZN 61.91 62.44 61.18 61.33 24M
Apple AAPL 100.09 101.00 99.67 99.80 22M
ExxonMobil XOM 80.30 80.88 79.38 79.38 21.8M
Home Depot HD 38.50 38.56 37.83 37.87 20.4M
Amgen AMGN 63.59 64.33 63.36 64.14 19.8M
Wells Fargo & Co. WFC 36.15 36.23 35.86 35.89 19.3M
Procter & Gamble PG 63.36 64.75 63.35 64.40 19.2M
Verizon Communications VZ 38.25 38.49 37.69 38.18 18M
ConocoPhillips COP 69.65 70.74 69.13 69.35 14.3M
Wal-Mart Stores WMT 48.38 48.66 47.87 47.92 14M
Johnson & Johnson JNJ 64.00 64.37 63.75 64.22 13.9M
Bristol-Myers Squibb BMY 29.50 29.62 28.85 28.86 13.4M
Coca-Cola KO 51.92 52.35 51.85 52.19 11.7M
Chevron CVX 78.32 79.07 77.76 77.79 11.2M
Abbott Laboratories ABT 56.93 56.93 56.37 56.62 10.9M
HP Inc. HPQ 42.14 42.59 42.10 42.14 10.6M
Merck MRK 51.81 51.91 51.15 51.44 10.3M
Walt Disney & Co. DIS 35.02 35.14 34.70 34.98 10.2M
International Business Machines IBM 101.11 103.00 100.97 102.21 10.1M
Schlumberger SLB 76.08 76.10 73.62 73.83 10M
Altria MO 69.95 69.96 68.90 68.92 9.01M
McDonald's MCD 48.85 48.90 48.26 48.28 8.22M
UnitedHealth Group UNH 53.56 53.56 52.74 53.06 7.39M
Alphabet GOOGL 479.15 481.35 471.38 471.38 7.28M
3M MMM 81.18 83.25 80.88 82.77 6.32M
Pepsico PEP 66.19 66.72 66.07 66.09 5.5M
Gilead Sciences GILD 81.88 82.48 80.75 81.72 5.45M
Boeing BA 94.02 94.11 92.85 93.00 3.75M
United Technologies UTX 67.83 67.95 67.10 67.13 3.74M
Union Pacific UNP 115.93 116.40 114.25 114.25 2.17M
Berkshire Hathaway BRK.B 3642.00 3642.00 3616.00 3628.00 8.6K
Exchange Rates of April 30, 2007
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US Dollar Japanese Yen 1 USD = 119.490 JPY 1 JPY = 0.008 USD
US Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 USD = 1.110 CAD 1 CAD = 0.901 USD
US Dollar Swiss Franc 1 USD = 1.207 CHF 1 CHF = 0.828 USD
US Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 USD = 7.706 CNY 1 CNY = 0.130 USD
Euro Japanese Yen 1 EUR = 163.030 JPY 1 JPY = 0.006 EUR
Euro Pound Sterling 1 EUR = 0.682 GBP 1 GBP = 1.466 EUR
Euro Australian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.643 AUD 1 AUD = 0.608 EUR
Euro Canadian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.514 CAD 1 CAD = 0.661 EUR
Euro Swiss Franc 1 EUR = 1.647 CHF 1 CHF = 0.607 EUR
Japanese Yen Pound Sterling 1 JPY = 0.418 GBP 1 GBP = 2.391 JPY
Japanese Yen Australian Dollar 1 JPY = 1.008 AUD 1 AUD = 0.992 JPY
Japanese Yen Canadian Dollar 1 JPY = 0.928 CAD 1 CAD = 1.077 JPY
Japanese Yen Swiss Franc 1 JPY = 1.010 CHF 1 CHF = 0.990 JPY
Pound Sterling Australian Dollar 1 GBP = 2.409 AUD 1 AUD = 0.415 GBP
Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar 1 GBP = 2.218 CAD 1 CAD = 0.451 GBP
Pound Sterling Swiss Franc 1 GBP = 2.414 CHF 1 CHF = 0.414 GBP
Australian Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 AUD = 0.921 CAD 1 CAD = 1.086 AUD
Australian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 AUD = 1.002 CHF 1 CHF = 0.998 AUD
Canadian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 CAD = 1.088 CHF 1 CHF = 0.919 CAD

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