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AMERICAN STOCK EXCHANGE DAILY REPORT

 AMERICAN STOCK EXCHANGE DAILY REPORT
 NEW YORK, March 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Prices on the American Stock


Exchange closed lower today in moderate trading. The Amex Market Value Index closed down 0.75 to 393.61. Declines led advances 313 to 232 with 244 issues unchanged. The average price per share fell 2 cents.
 Stock volume for the regular session totaled 12,122,750 shares, down from the 14,104,400 shares traded Friday. After-hours volume totaled 5,000 shares, bringing the cumulative volume for today to 12,127,750 shares.
 Topping the most active list was Chambers Development Corp., down 1/4 to 8-7/8 on 765,200 shares, followed by Wang Labs Class B, up 5/8 to 5-3/4 on 631,400 shares. The third most active issue, Rhone Poulenc CVR's was up 1/4 to 1-7/8 on 497,300 shares.
 REGULAR SESSION: CUMULATIVE YEAR-TO-DATE:
 STOCKS TODAY: 12,122,750 1992 TO DATE: 1,131,357,415
 STOCKS FRIDAY: 14,104,400 1991 TO DATE: 861,958,675
 1990 TO DATE 917,189,410
 AFTER-HOURS SESSION:
 STOCKS TODAY: 5,000
 STOCKS FRIDAY: No Activity
 AMEX MARKET VALUE INDEX SUB-INDICES:
 HIGH TECHNOLOGY 549.66 down 4.98
 CAPITAL GOODS 436.47 down 1.92
 CONSUMER GOODS 743.02 down 1.47
 SERVICE 1,026.65 up 1.20
 RETAIL 1,285.91 down 12.73
 FINANCIAL 483.32 down 0.39
 NATURAL RESOURCES 172.10 up 0.33
 HOUSING, CONSTRUCTION
 AND LAND DEVELOPMENT 335.30 down 4.56
 NEW ENGLAND 580.47 up 5.64
 MIDDLE ATLANTIC 636.09 down 3.34
 NORTH CENTRAL 757.12 down 3.05
 SOUTH ATLANTIC 1,183.61 down 4.06
 SOUTH CENTRAL 358.09 up 3.07
 MOUNTAIN 120.99 down 2.08
 PACIFIC 468.02 down 5.24
 FOREIGN 189.98 up 0.47
 Today's volume in the Emerging Company Marketplace (ECM) totaled 241,600 shares. The most actively traded stock on the ECM was Top Source, Inc. down 1/4 to 3 3/8 on 73,400 shares.
 Trading in options was light today with 139,055 contracts changing hands as compared with 209,460 contracts traded Friday. Puts were higher as calls traded lower.
 Topping the most active list in puts was the Chase Manhattan Apr. 22 1/2 series, up 3/16 to 5/16 on 4,085 contracts, followed by the MidCap Jun. 145 series, up 1-1/4 to 4 5/8 on 2,200 contracts. The third most active was the Apple Computer Apr. 55 series up 9/16 to 15/16 on 1,695 contracts.
 Topping the most active list in calls was the Chase Manhattan Apr. 22 1/2 series, down 7/8 to 1-1/4 on 4,000 contracts, followed by the MidCap Apr. 157 1/2 series down 3/16 to 1/16 on 2,000 contracts. The third most active was the Union Carbide Apr. 25 series, up 1/16 to 9/16 on 1,817 contracts.
 AMEX Index Options closed as follows:
 Standard & Poor's MidCap Index: down .69 to 144.89. Contracts volume 11,747, with 7,842 puts and 3,905 calls.
 Major Market Index: down .21 to 344.17. Contracts volume 13,386, with 7,644 puts and 5,742 calls.
 Capped Major Market Index: down .21 to 344.17. Contracts volume 0, with 0 puts and 0 calls.
 XMI Leaps Index: down .02 to 34.42. Contracts volume 1,098, with 98 puts and 1,000 calls.
 Institutional Index: down .62 to 414.82. Contracts volume 2,996, with 2,181 puts and 815 calls.
 Capped Institutional Index: down .62 to 414.82. Contracts volume 0, with 0 puts and 0 calls.
 Japan Index: up .45 to 197.73. Contracts volume 1,600, with 803 puts and 797 calls.
 Computer Technology Index: down .69 to 122.07. Contracts volume 5, with 0 puts and 5 calls.
 Oil Index: down .75 to 212.51. Contracts volume 126, with 50 puts and 76 calls.
 Total Equity Option Volume For Calls: 80,704
 Total Equity Option Volume For Puts: 58,351
 -0- 3/30/92
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