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AMERICAN STOCK EXCHANGE DAILY REPORT

 AMERICAN STOCK EXCHANGE DAILY REPORT
 NEW YORK, Dec. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Prices on the American Stock


Exchange closed lower today in active trading. The Amex Market Value Index closed down 2.04 to 370.59. Declines led advances 356 to 243 with 256 issues unchanged. The average price per share fell five cents.
 Stock volume for the regular session totaled 13,377,830 shares, down from the 16,772,790 shares traded Friday. There was no After-hours trading activity.
 Topping the most active list was Enzo Biochem Inc., down 2-1/2 to 5-3/8 on 996,400 shares, followed by Hanson PLC Class B Warrants when issued, unchanged at 1/4 on 578,200 shares. The third most active issue, Bergen-Brunswig Corp. was down 1/4 to 16-5/8 on 360,600 shares.
 REGULAR SESSION: CUMULATIVE YEAR-TO-DATE:
 STOCKS TODAY: 13,377,830 1991 TO DATE: 3,090,308,316
 STOCKS FRIDAY: 16,772,790 1990 TO DATE: 3,150,468,940
 1989 TO DATE 2,913,003,420
 AFTER-HOURS SESSION:
 STOCKS TODAY: No Activity
 STOCKS FRIDAY: 1,000
 AMEX MARKET VALUE INDEX SUB INDICES:
 HIGH TECHNOLOGY 508.16 down 10.28
 CAPITAL GOODS 384.63 down 7.14
 CONSUMER GOODS 639.35 up 4.97
 SERVICE 926.38 up 0.79
 RETAIL 1,203.87 down 9.56
 FINANCIAL 426.72 up 0.20
 NATURAL RESOURCES 196.25 down 1.87
 HOUSING, CONSTRUCTION
 AND LAND DEVELOPMENT 236.09 down 3.99
 NEW ENGLAND 511.17 up 0.61
 MIDDLE ATLANTIC 597.96 down 3.43
 NORTH CENTRAL 597.82 up 1.10
 SOUTH ATLANTIC 1,034.01 down 8.98
 SOUTH CENTRAL 340.00 down 2.47
 MOUNTAIN 110.42 down 0.47
 PACIFIC 431.77 down 2.51
 FOREIGN 207.57 down 2.23
 Trading in options was light today with 151,264 contracts changing hands as compared with 152,445 contracts traded Friday. Calls and puts both traded lower.
 Topping the most active list in puts was the Novell Dec. 50 series, up 1/8 to 1-1/2 on 1,547 contracts, followed by the Lilly Jan. 70 series, up 1/8 to 3/4 on 1,125 contracts. The third most active was the Major Market Index Dec. 310 series up 1/4 to 2-9/16 on 1,063 contracts.
 Topping the most active list in calls was the Philip Morris Dec. 65 series, up 5/8 to 3-5/8 on 6,740 contracts, followed by the Philip Morris Mar. 65 series up 1/2 to 5-1/2 on 3,561 contracts. The third most active was the Philip Morris Dec. 70 series, up 1/8 to 3/8 on 3,389 contracts.
 AMEX Index Options closed as follows:
 Major Market Index: down 2.11 to 311.97. Contracts volume 8,664, with 3,306 puts and 5,358 calls.
 Capped Major Market Index: down 2.11 to 311.97. Contracts volume 0, with 0 puts and 0 calls.
 LT (XLT) Index: down .21 to 31.20. Contracts volume 190, with 185 puts and 5 calls.
 Institutional Index: down .73 to 397.60. Contracts volume 3,136, with 2,162 puts and 974 calls.
 Capped Institutional Index: down .73 to 397.60. Contracts volume 20, with 10 puts and 10 calls.
 Japan Index: down .93 to 224.70. Contracts volume 997, with 679 puts and 318 calls.
 Computer Technology Index: down 2.15 to 105.09. Contracts volume 10, with 0 puts and 10 calls.
 Oil Index: down 1.33 to 221.56. Contracts volume 33, with 8 puts and 25 calls.
 Most Active Major Market Index Option: Dec 320 calls, with a total of 1,178 contracts traded.
 Most Active Institutional Index Option: Feb 435 calls, with a total of 280 contracts traded.
 -0- 12/9/91
 CONTACT: Amex Corporate Communications, 212-306-1639/ CO: American Stock Exchange ST: New York IN: FIN SU:


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