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AMERICAN STOCK EXCHANGE DAILY REPORT

 AMERICAN STOCK EXCHANGE DAILY REPORT
 NEW YORK, Aug. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Prices on the American Stock


Exchange closed mixed today in moderate trading. The Amex Market Value Index closed up .36 to close at 390.13. Declines led advances 252 to 222 with 236 issues unchanged. The average price per share rose one cent.
 Stock volume for the regular session totaled 8,740,855 shares, up from the 8,690,475 shares traded yesterday. There was no after-hours activity today.
 Topping the most active list was Energy Service Co., up 1/8 to 1-1/4 on 318,900 shares, followed by Enzo Biochem, up 5/8 to 5-5/8 on 291,500 shares. The third most active issue, Echo Bay Mines was unchanged at 6-3/8 on 279,500 shares.
 REGULAR SESSION: CUMULATIVE YEAR-TO-DATE:
 STOCKS TODAY: 8,740,855 1992 TO DATE: 2,241,393,505
 STOCKS YESTERDAY: 8,690,475 1991 TO DATE: 1,911,578,366
 1990 TO DATE 2,132,366,320
 AFTER-HOURS SESSION:
 STOCKS TODAY: No activity reported
 STOCKS YESTERDAY: 1,300
 AMEX MARKET VALUE INDEX--SUB-INDICES:
 HIGH TECHNOLOGY 491.18 Down 2.76
 CAPITAL GOODS 414.15 Up .25
 CONSUMER GOODS 751.28 Down 1.52
 SERVICE 994.54 Up 2.57
 RETAIL 1,164.32 Down 2.05
 FINANCIAL 479.47 Up 1.28
 NATURAL RESOURCES 188.47 Up 0.69
 HOUSING, CONSTRUCTION
 AND LAND DEVELOPMENT 300.88 Down 1.48
 NEW ENGLAND 559.78 Up 2.12
 MIDDLE ATLANTIC 608.08 Up 0.60
 NORTH CENTRAL 733.49 Down 1.58
 SOUTH ATLANTIC 1,091.20 Up 0.24
 SOUTH CENTRAL 367.52 Up 2.12
 MOUNTAIN 112.08 Down 0.21
 PACIFIC 449.23 Down 1.58
 FOREIGN 208.48 Up 0.55
 Today's cumulative volume in the Emerging Company Marketplace (ECM) totaled 176,200 shares. The most actively traded stock on the ECM was Top Source, up 1/8 to 1-1/2 on 36,700 shares.
 Trading in options was light today with 125,470 contracts changing hands as compared with 135,361 contracts traded yesterday. Puts traded higher as calls traded lower.
 Topping the most active list in puts was the Lotus Development Corp Oct 20 series, up 5/8 to 3-1/8 on 1,000 contracts, followed by the Phillip Morris Aug 80 series, up 3/16 to 15/16 on 969 contracts. The third most active was the Phillip Morris Sept 75 series up 1/8 to 9/16 on 790 contracts.
 Topping the most active list in calls was the Institutional Index Aug 460 series, down 1/8 to 1/16 on 2,400 contracts, followed by the Bell South Jan 55 series up 3/8 to 1-3/4 on 2,062 contracts. The third most active was the Eli Lilly Aug 60 series, down 5/8 to 11 on 1,854 contracts.
 AMEX Index Options closed as follows:
 Standard & Poor's MidCap Index: down .28 to 144.77. Contracts volume 1,436, with 601 puts and 835 calls.
 Major Market Index: down 1.67 to 353.00. Contracts volume 11,733, with 7,026 puts and 4,707 calls.
 XMI Leaps Index: down .17 to 35.30. Contracts volume 382, with 382 puts and 0 calls.
 Institutional Index: down 2.18 to 434.12. Contracts volume 4,348, with 1,425 puts and 2,923 calls.
 Capped Institutional Index: down 2.18 to 434.12. Contracts volume 0, with 0 puts and 0 calls.
 Japan Index: down 4.06 to 156.31. Contracts volume 5,051, with 2,445 puts and 2,606 calls.
 Pharmaceutical Index: down .38 to 217.44. Contracts volume 793, with 533 puts and 260 calls.
 Computer Technology Index: down 3.58 to 113.53. Contracts volume 86, with 30 puts and 56 calls.
 Oil Index: down 1.01 to 235.32. Contracts volume 70, with 10 puts and 60 calls.
 Total Equity Option Volume For Calls: 83,798
 Total Equity Option Volume For Puts: 41,672
 AMERICAN STOCK EXCHANGE WEEKLY REPORT
 Prices on the American Stock Exchange closed higher this week in moderate trading. The Amex Market Value Index closed up 1.28 for the week to 390.13. The Market Value Index reached its intraday high of 391.87 on Tuesday and slipped to its intraday low of 388.20 on Monday. The average price per share closed unchanged for the week.
 Regular session stock volume for the week totaled 49,328,320 shares, down from the volume of 58,069,965 shares traded last week.
 Options trading was light this week as 624,125 contracts changed hands, compared with 778,995 contracts traded in last week's session.
 THE 10 MOST ACTIVE STOCKS THIS WEEK WERE:
 IVAX Corp 3,924,400 29-1/4 UP 5
 Daxor Corp 2,153,100 9-5/8 DOWN 4 1/8
 Plains Resources 2,136,900 14-3/4 DOWN 2 7/8
 Andahl 1,610,800 13-7/8 UP 1/4
 Wang Labs Class B 1,364,900 2-1/4 UNC
 Chambers Develop. Cl B 1,308,500 8-3/4 UP 1/4
 Echo Bay Mines 1,113,600 6-3/8 UNC
 Hasbro 919,300 31-3/8 UP 5/8
 U S Bioscience 865,200 8-7/8 DOWN 1 1/8
 Energy Service Co 700,400 1-1/4 UP 1/8
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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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