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AMERICAN STOCK EXCHANGE DAILY REPORT

 AMERICAN STOCK EXCHANGE DAILY REPORT
 NEW YORK, April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Prices on the American Stock


Exchange closed lower today in very active trading. The Amex Market Value Index closed down 1.26 to 389.22. Declines led advances 318 to 217 with 246 issues unchanged. The average price per share fell 3 cents.
 The American Stock Exchange's MidCap 400 Options today broke another record with 24,292 contracts traded. Call volume totaled 4,802 and put volume totaled 19,490. To date, open interest in the options totals 781,540 contracts.
 Stock volume for the regular session totaled 14,201,200 shares, down from the 16,586,535 shares traded yesterday. After-Hours volume totaled 100 shares, bringing the cumulative volume for today to 14,201,300 shares.
 Topping the most active list was Greyhound Lines, Inc., down 1/4 to 10 on 477,600 shares, followed by Medco Research, down 1 to 17 1/8 on 402,500 shares. The third most active issue, U.S. Bioscience was down 5/8 to 12 5/8 on 383,400 shares.
 regular session: cumulative year-to-date:
 stocks today: 14,201,200 1992 to date: 1,191,969,230
 stocks yesterday: 16,586,535 1991 to date: 904,907,045
 1990 to date 946,386,010
 after-hours session:
 stocks today: 100
 stocks yesterday: 1,600
 Amex market value index--sub-indices:
 High technology 532.06 up 2.35
 Capital goods 429.50 down 2.19
 Consumer goods 724.41 down 4.54
 Service 1,017.90 down 11.18
 Retail 1,252.26 down 4.47
 Financial 477.76 down 0.31
 Natural resources 175.45 up 0.51
 Housing, construction
 and land development 335.25 down 5.97
 New England 573.78 down 0.63
 Middle Atlantic 623.24 down 4.80
 North Central 738.21 down 11.95
 South Atlantic 1,155.50 down 7.51
 South Central 359.71 down 3.04
 Mountain 122.64 up 0.26
 Pacific 461.24 up 3.82
 Foreign 192.19 up 0.43
 Today's volume in the Emerging Company Marketplace (ECM) totaled 237,500 shares. The most actively traded stock on the ECM was AUDRE Recognition Systems, up 1/8 to 4 1/4 on 39,700 shares.
 Trading in options was light today with 155,271 contracts changing hands as compared with 167,259 contracts traded yesterday. Puts were higher as calls traded lower.
 Topping the most active list in puts was the MidCap Dec. 140 series, unchanged at 6 7/8 on 6,600 contracts, followed by the MidCap Apr. 145 series, up 1/4 to 3 1/4 on 4,196 contracts. The third most active was the MidCap Apr. 147 1/2 series up 1/8 to 5 1/4 on 2,348 contracts.
 Topping the most active list in calls was the MidCap May 157 1/2 series, down 1/16 to 1/16 on 1,500 contracts, followed by the MidCap Apr. 150 series down 1/16 to 1/16 on 1,435 contracts. The third most active was the Glaxo May 27 1/2 series, up 1/8 to 1 1/4 on 1,273 contracts.
 AMEX Index Options closed as follows:
 Standard & Poor's MidCap Index: down .67 to 142.42. Contracts volume 24,292, with 19,490 puts and 4,802 calls.
 Major Market Index: up 2.39 to 347.92. Contracts volume 8,104 with 4,579 puts and 3,525 calls.
 Capped Major Market Index: up 2.39 to 347.92. Contracts volume 0, with 0 puts and 0 calls.
 XMI Leaps Index: up .24 to 34.79. Contracts volume 125, with 125 puts and 0 calls.
 Institutional Index: up 2.73 to 415.95. Contracts volume 3,076, with 1,846 puts and 1,230 calls.
 Capped Institutional Index: up 2.73 to 415.95. Contracts volume 0, with 0 puts and 0 calls.
 Japan Index: up 2.55 to 186.34. Contracts volume 3,051, with 2,125 puts and 926 calls.
 Computer Technology Index: down .38 to 120.49. Contracts volume 0, with 0 puts and 0 calls.
 Oil Index: up 6.72 to 216.64. Contracts volume 399, with 165 puts and 234 calls.
 Total Equity Option Volume For Calls: 87,481
 Total Equity Option Volume For Puts: 67,790
 AMERICAN STOCK EXCHANGE WEEKLY REPORT
 Prices on the American Stock Exchange closed lower this week in active trading. The Amex Market Value Index closed down 5.14 for the week to 389.22. The Market Value Index reached its intraday high of 395.04 on Tuesday and Wednesday and slipped to its intraday low of 388.08 on Friday. The average price per share fell 14 cents this week.
 Regular session stock volume for the week totaled 72,731,865 shares, up from the volume of 70,785,175 shares traded last week.
 Options trading was light this week as 777,525 contracts changed hands, compared with 776,278 contracts traded in last week's session.
 THE 10 MOST ACTIVE STOCKS THIS WEEK WERE:
 Chambers Development 5,112,600 9 1/8 unch
 Exploration Co. of LA 3,024,200 1 up 1/4
 Wang Labs Class B 2,052,100 5 1/8 unch
 U.S. Bioscience 1,864,600 12 5/8 down 2 3/8
 Metro Mobile Class B 1,711,300 21 1/8 down 1/8
 Paine Webber Put Wts. 1,486,200 13 1/8 up 1 1/8
 ALZA Corp. 1,362,600 41 3/4 down 1 3/8
 Telephone Data Systems 1,312,900 33 5/8 down 1 3/8
 Int'l Corona Corp. 1,163,100 3 7/8 down 3/16
 Hasbro, Inc. 1,160,500 24 1/8 up 1/8
 -0- 3/27/92
 /CONTACT: Amex Corporate Communications, 212-306-1639/ CO: American Stock Exchange ST: New York IN: FIN SU:


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