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AMERICAN STOCK EXCHANGE DAILY REPORT; AMEX MARKET VALUE INDEX CLOSED AT ANOTHER NEW RECORD HIGH OF 429.92 AFTER A GAIN OF 1.70 FOR THE DAY

 NEW YORK, May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Prices on the American Stock Exchange closed mixed today in very heavy trading.
 VOLUME: 24.7 Million Shares
 ADVANCES: 273
 DECLINES: 278
 UNCHANGED: 217
 AVERAGE PRICE PER SHARE: rose 5 cents
 THREE MOST ACTIVE AMEX STOCKS TODAY:
 1. Echo Bay Mines down 1-1/8 to 10-7/8 on 4,420,600 shares.
 2. Royal Oak Mines down 3/8 to 6 on 3,653,300 shares.
 3. Fruit of the Loom up 3/4 to 37-1/4 on 863,900 shares.
 EMERGING COMPANY MARKETPLACE:
 VOLUME: 228,200 shares
 The most actively traded ECM stock was Spectrum Signal Processing, unchanged at 9-1/8 on 85,400 shares.
 AMEX Index Options closed as follows:
 Standard & Poor's MidCap Index: up 1.58 to 164.00. Contracts volume 8,502, with 7,555 puts and 847 calls.
 Major Market Index: up 5.89 to 359.53. Contracts volume 14,169, with 7,614 puts and 6,555 calls.
 XMI Leaps Index: up .59 to 35.95. Contracts volume 73, with 73 puts and 0 calls.
 Institutional Index (XII): up 8.22 to 449.87. Contracts volume 2,282, with 1,097 puts and 1,185 calls.
 Institutional Index (PXP): up 8.22 to 449.87. Contracts volume 1,692, with 382 puts and 1,310 calls.
 EuroTop 100 Index: down .42 to 96.60. Contracts volume 0, with 0 puts and 0 calls.
 Japan Index: up 1.43 to 206.34. Contracts volume 2,737, with 113 puts and 2,624 calls.
 Pharmaceutical Index: up 2.43 to 181.08. Contracts volume 2,157, with 829 puts and 1,328 calls.
 DRG Leaps Index: up .24 to 18.11. Contracts volume 64, with 0 puts and 64 calls.
 Biotechnology Index: up 1.95 to 120.78. Contracts volume 382, with 204 puts and 178 calls.
 Computer Technology Index: up 3.66 to 131.01. Contracts volume 53, with 1 puts and 52 calls.
 Oil Index: up .64 to 257.85. Contracts volume 107, with 46 puts and 61 calls.
 Total Equity Option Volume For Calls: 191,201
 Total Equity Option Volume For Puts: 80,487
 -0- 5/19/93
 /CONTACT: Amex Corporate Communications, 212-306-1639/


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