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AMERICAN STOCK EXCHANGE DAILY REPORT

 AMERICAN STOCK EXCHANGE DAILY REPORT
 NEW YORK, April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Prices on the American Stock


Exchange closed mixed today in active trading. The Amex Market Value Index closed up 2.35 to 391.57. Declines led advances 282 to 266 with 236 issues unchanged. The average price per share rose seven cents.
 Stock volume for the regular session totaled 13,286,470 shares, down from the 14,201,200 shares traded Friday. There was no after-hours trading activity.
 Topping the most active list was International Corona Corp., unchanged at 3-7/8 on 408,500 shares, followed by Nabors Industries, up 5/8 to 6-1/2 on 311,900 shares. The third most active issue, Hillhaven Corporation was up 1/4 to 2-5/8 on 301,400 shares.
 REGULAR SESSION: CUMULATIVE YEAR-TO-DATE:
 STOCKS TODAY: 13,286,470 1992 TO DATE: 1,205,255,700
 STOCKS FRIDAY: 14,201,200 1991 TO DATE: 932,852,651
 1990 TO DATE 997,843,790
 AFTER-HOURS SESSION:
 STOCKS TODAY: No Activity
 STOCKS FRIDAY: 100
 AMEX MARKET VALUE INDEX SUB-INDICES:
 HIGH TECHNOLOGY 532.38 up 0.32
 CAPITAL GOODS 429.27 down 0.23
 CONSUMER GOODS 731.58 up 7.17
 SERVICE 1,026.47 up 8.57
 RETAIL 1,244.42 down 7.84
 FINANCIAL 477.52 down 0.24
 NATURAL RESOURCES 177.51 up 2.06
 HOUSING, CONSTRUCTION
 AND LAND DEVELOPMENT 334.20 down 1.05
 NEW ENGLAND 577.73 up 3.95
 MIDDLE ATLANTIC 626.01 up 2.77
 NORTH CENTRAL 746.21 up 8.00
 SOUTH ATLANTIC 1,157.61 up 2.11
 SOUTH CENTRAL 360.04 up 0.33
 MOUNTAIN 122.22 down 0.42
 PACIFIC 462.06 up 0.82
 FOREIGN 194.29 up 2.10
 Today's volume in the Emerging Company Marketplace (ECM) totaled 283,300 shares. The most actively traded stock on the ECM was Unique Mobility, up 3/8 to 4-3/8 on 68,200 shares.
 Trading in options was light today with 138,116 contracts changing hands as compared with 155,271 contracts traded Friday. Calls were higher as puts traded lower.
 Topping the most active list in puts was the Major Market Index Apr. 340 series, down 5/8 to 13/16 on 3,099 contracts, followed by the Japan Index May 185 series, up 3/8 to 8 on 2,900 contracts. The third most active was the MidCap Dec. 140 series down 5/8 to 6-1/4 on 2,000 contracts.
 Topping the most active list in calls was the RJR Nabisco Jun. 12 1/2 series, up 1/16 to 1/8 on 2,000 contracts, followed by the Texaco Apr. 60 series up 15/16 to 1-5/8 on 1,587 contracts. The third most active was the Texaco May 60 series, up 13/16 to 2-1/8 on 1,504 contracts.
 AMEX Index Options closed as follows:
 Standard & Poor's MidCap Index: up 1.48 to 143.90. Contracts volume 6,818, with 6,778 puts and 40 calls.
 Major Market Index: up 2.50 to 350.42. Contracts volume 12,559, with 9,581 puts and 2,978 calls.
 Capped Major Market Index: up 2.50 to 350.42. Contracts volume 0, with 0 puts and 0 calls.
 XMI Leaps Index: up .25 to 35.04. Contracts volume 170, with 170 puts and 0 calls.
 Institutional Index: up 4.63 to 420.58. Contracts volume 3,441, with 881 puts and 2,560 calls.
 Capped Institutional Index: up 4.63 to 420.58. Contracts volume 0, with 0 puts and 0 calls.
 Japan Index: down 1.07 to 185.27. Contracts volume 6,856, with 5,552 puts and 1,304 calls.
 Computer Technology Index: up 2.35 to 122.84. Contracts volume 3, with 3 puts and 0 calls.
 Oil Index: up 8.30 to 224.94. Contracts volume 928, with 465 puts and 463 calls.
 Total Equity Option Volume For Calls: 85,308
 Total Equity Option Volume For Puts: 52,808
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 CONTACT: Amex Corporate Communications, 212-306-1639/ CO: American Stock Exchange ST: New York IN: FIN SU:


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