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MEASUREMENT SPECIALTIES, INC. LISTS ITS SHARES ON THE EMERGING COMPANY MARKETPLACE AT THE AMERICAN STOCK EXCHANGE Company Previously Traded Over-The-Counter

 NEW YORK, April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Measurement Specialties, Inc. today commenced trading on the Emerging Company Marketplace at the American Stock Exchange. The company's common stock, trading under the ticker symbol "MSS.EC", opened at 11:30 a.m. at 4 7/8 on 100 shares. Measurement Specialties, Inc., headquartered in Fairfield, New Jersey, previously traded over-the-counter.
 Measurement Specialties, Inc. manufactures and markets low cost digital electronic measurement devices for use in consumer, industrial, automotive and medical products. The company's core technology employs specialized semi conductor components known as micromechanical transducers and application specific integrated circuits. Measurement Specialties' principal electronic products include digital tire pressure gauges, digital bathroom scales and automotive oil pressure transmitters. The company is also supplying its electronic pressure measurement modules for use in disposable coronary angioplasty balloon inflators.
 "While our investors needs were well served by several market maker firms in the over-the-counter market, the Emerging Company Marketplace will provide our current and prospective new investors with a superior and more efficient environment in which to invest," said Donald Weiss, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President of Measurement Specialties, Inc. Measurement Specialties, Inc. has selected AGS Specialist Partners as its specialist firm.
 The Emerging Company Marketplace at the American Stock Exchange was created in March of 1992 to provide companies in their initial growth stages with the benefits associated with listing on the AMEX Primary List.
 The American Stock Exchange occupies a unique niche among U.S. financial markets. It is the only exchange to successfully provide both a primary equities market for growth companies, as well as a principal market to trade derivatives. No other exchange has balanced traditional and cutting edge trading products. And because of the efficiencies associated with the AMEX auction marketplace, investors of all sizes achieve the greatest value and protection.
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