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AMERICAN STOCK EXCHANGE DAILY REPORT

 AMERICAN STOCK EXCHANGE DAILY REPORT
 NEW YORK, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Prices on the American Stock


Exchange closed mixed today in active trading. The Amex Market Value Index closed up 1.09 to 374.51. Declines led advances 257 to 233 with 230 issues unchanged. The average price per share rose three cents.
 Stock volume for the regular session totaled 14,058,820 shares, down from the 14,348,445 shares traded yesterday. There was no after-hours activity reported.
 Topping the most active list was Chambers Development, Class A, down 1 to 4 on 1,151,700 shares, followed by Hillhaven, up 1/16 to 3 on 553,600 shares. The third most active issue, Hasbro was down 7/8 to 34-1/8 on 377,500 shares.
 REGULAR SESSION: CUMULATIVE YEAR-TO-DATE:
 STOCKS TODAY: 14,058,820 1992 TO DATE: 2,856,248,865
 STOCKS YESTERDAY: 14,348,445 1991 TO DATE: 2,602,925,951
 1990 TO DATE 2,811,258,695
 AFTER-HOURS SESSION:
 STOCKS TODAY: No Activity Reported
 STOCKS YESTERDAY: No Activity Reported
 AMEX MARKET VALUE INDEX--SUB-INDICES:
 HIGH TECHNOLOGY 436.33 Up 2.05
 CAPITAL GOODS 389.48 Down 0.22
 CONSUMER GOODS 771.36 Down 1.26
 SERVICE 953.79 Up 10.82
 RETAIL 1,102.16 Up 5.50
 FINANCIAL 470.93 Up 0.59
 NATURAL RESOURCES 179.05 Down 0.24
 HOUSING, CONSTRUCTION
 AND LAND DEVELOPMENT 268.40 Down 2.18
 NEW ENGLAND 560.81 Up 4.33
 MIDDLE ATLANTIC 583.96 Up 3.08
 NORTH CENTRAL 757.68 Up 1.31
 SOUTH ATLANTIC 1,019.67 Down 3.20
 SOUTH CENTRAL 363.80 Down 0.32
 MOUNTAIN 114.03 Down 0.64
 PACIFIC 400.69 Down 1.00
 FOREIGN 195.77 Up 0.84
 Today's cumulative volume in the Emerging Company Marketplace (ECM) totaled 402,900 shares. The most actively traded stock on the ECM was Intertel Communications, Inc., up 1/16 to 5/8 on 184,400 shares.
 Trading in options was light today with 135,452 contracts changing hands as compared with 142,728 contracts traded yesterday. Puts and calls both traded lower.
 Topping the most active list in puts was the Scitex Corporation January 35 series, up 1/8 to 3/4 on 1,855 contracts, followed by the American Barrick November 30 series, up 1/16 to 13/16 on 1,560 contracts. The third most active was the Wells Fargo November 60 series up 1/8 to 7/8 on 1,225 contracts.
 Topping the most active list in calls was the Phillip Morris November 80 series, down 1/2 to 13/16 on 2,623 contracts, followed by the Triton Energy Corporation November 40 series up 9/16 to 2-7/16 on 1,779 contracts. The third most active was the Phillip Morris December 80 series, down 9/16 to 1-1/2 on 1,652 contracts.
 AMEX Index Options closed as follows:
 Standard & Poor's MidCap Index: down .35 to 145.50. Contracts volume 1,854, with 966 puts and 888 calls.
 Major Market Index: up 1.24 to 339.28. Contracts volume 5,511, with 1,677 puts and 3,834 calls.
 XMI Leaps Index: up .13 to 33.93. Contracts volume 26, with 16 puts and 10 calls.
 Institutional Index (XII): down 1.10 to 428.94. Contracts volume 820, with 720 puts and 100 calls.
 Institutional Index (PXP): down 1.10 to 428.94. Contracts volume 2,392, with 1,771 puts and 621 calls.
 Japan Index: down 1.36 to 171.63. Contracts volume 3,810, with 1,919 puts and 1,891 calls.
 Pharmaceutical Index: down .84 to 196.34. Contracts volume 221, with 173 puts and 48 calls.
 Biotechnology Index: up .98 to 145.88. Contracts volume 63, with 53 puts and 10 calls.
 Computer Technology Index: down .50 to 114.50. Contracts volume 0, with 0 puts and 0 calls.
 Oil Index: down .26 to 234.24. Contracts volume 29, with 29 puts and 0 calls.
 Total Equity Option Volume For Calls: 82,884
 Total Equity Option Volume For Puts: 52,568
 -0- 10/22/92
 CONTACT: Amex Corporate Communications, 212-306-1639/ CO: American Stock Exchange ST: New York IN: FIN SU:


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