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AMERICAN STOCK EXCHANGE DAILY REPORT

 AMERICAN STOCK EXCHANGE DAILY REPORT
 NEW YORK, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Prices on the American Stock


Exchange closed lower today in moderate trading. The Amex Market Value Index closed down 1.00 to 384.98. Declines led advances 300 to 233 with 227 issues unchanged. The average price per share fell 2 cents.
 Stock volume for the regular session totaled 12,084,165 shares, down from the 14,193,300 shares traded Friday. There was no after-hours trading volume today.
 Topping the most active list was Chambers Development Corp. Class A, down 1/8 to 7 on 803,100 shares, followed by Wang Labs Class B, up 1/8 to 4 on 499,400 shares. The third most active issue, Fruit of Loom was down 1 to 36 on 286,200 shares.
 Regular Session: Cumulative Year-to-Date:
 Stocks Today: 12,084,165 1992 to Date: 1,403,421,560
 Stocks Friday: 14,193,300 1991 to Date: 1,126,803,506
 1990 to Date 1,190,603,440
 After-Hours Session:
 Stocks Today: No Activity
 Stocks Friday: 5,000
 AMEX Market Value Index--Sub-Indices:
 High Technology 513.24 down 7.09
 Capital Goods 424.26 up 0.71
 Consumer Goods 712.13 down 3.59
 Service 1,019.99 up 4.92
 Retail 1,203.81 up 1.97
 Financial 484.79 down 0.49
 Natural resources 173.34 down 0.66
 Housing, construction
 and land development 324.25 down 5.01
 New England 560.07 up 3.19
 Middle Atlantic 612.84 down 4.13
 North Central 756.45 up 1.13
 South Atlantic 1,123.43 up 0.47
 South Central 361.80 up 0.05
 Mountain 114.90 down 1.48
 Pacific 449.15 down 4.44
 Foreign 192.28 down 0.09
 Today's volume in the Emerging Company Marketplace (ECM) totaled 118,600 shares. The most actively traded stock on the ECM was AUDRE Recognition Systems, up 3/8 to 3-7/8 on 22,300 shares.
 Trading in options was light today with 122,303 contracts changing hands as compared with 141,334 contracts traded Friday. Puts were higher as calls traded lower.
 Topping the most active list in puts was the Texaco May 65 series, up 1/8 to 4-1/2 on 3,000 contracts, followed by the MidCap Jun. 135 series, up 3/16 to 2-5/16 on 1,520 contracts. The third most active was the Pfizer Dec. 45 series down 1/8 to 1 on 1,368 contracts.
 Topping the most active list in calls was the American Barrick Resources Corporation Jun. 22-1/2 series, down 3/4 to 1-1/4 on 2,510 contracts, followed by the Unisys May 10 series up 1/16 to 3/4 on 2,076 contracts. The third most active was the LT-20 Dec. 35 series, unchanged at 3-3/8 on 2,000 contracts.
 AMEX Index Options closed as follows:
 S&P Midcap Index: down .76 to 139.71. Contracts volume 3,161, with 2,441 puts and 720 calls.
 Major Market Index: down .72 to 348.28. Contracts volume 3,873, with 2,170 puts and 1,703 calls.
 Capped Major Market Index: down .72 to 348.28. Contracts volume 0, with 0 puts and 0 calls.
 LT (XLT) Index: down .07 to 34.83. Contracts volume 4,515, with 15 puts and 4,500 calls.
 Institutional Index: up .85 to 420.16. Contracts volume 849, with 509 puts and 340 calls.
 Capped Institutional Index: up .85 to 420.16. Contracts volume 2, with 2 puts and 0 calls.
 Japan Index: down .73 to 175.88. Contracts volume 924, with 525 puts and 399 calls.
 Computer Technology Index: down 1.11 to 119.82. Contracts volume 12, with 12 puts and 0 calls.
 Oil Index: down 2.91 to 226.81. Contracts volume 199, with 85 puts and 114 calls.
 Equity Options Volume: 40,256 puts and 82,047 calls.
 -0- 4/27/92
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