"NH" == Neil Hodgson firstname.lastname@example.org writes:
NH> Finds about 130 characters. The only ones I feel are worth NH> worrying about NH> are the half, quarters and eighths (0xbc, 0xbd, 0xbe, 0x215b, NH> 0x215c, 0x215d, 0x215e) which are commonly used for expressing NH> the prices of stocks and commodities in the US. This may be NH> rarely used but it is better to have it available than to have NH> people coding up their own translation tables.
The US no longer uses fraction to report stock prices. Example: http://business.nytimes.com/market_summary.asp
LEADERS Last Range Change AMERICAN INDL PPTYS REIT (IND) 14.06 13.56 - 14.06 0.25 / 1.81% R G S ENERGY GROUP INC (RGS) 28.19 27.50 - 28.19 0.50 / 1.81% DRESDNER RCM GLBL STRT INC (DSF) 6.63 6.63 - 6.63 0.06 / 0.95% FALCON PRODS INC (FCP) 9.63 9.63 - 9.88 0.06 / 0.65% GENERAL ELEC CO (GE) 59.00 58.63 - 59.75 0.19 / 0.32%