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AMERICAN STOCK EXCHANGE DAILY REPORT

 NEW YORK, Aug. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Prices on the American Stock Exchange closed mixed today in active trading.
 INDEX: 438.80 up 2.46
 VOLUME: 18.2 Million Shares
 ADVANCES: 280
 DECLINES: 285
 UNCHANGED: 217
 AVERAGE PRICE PER SHARE: rose two cents
 THREE MOST ACTIVE AMEX STOCKS TODAY:
 1. Echo Bay Mines up 5/8 to 12 3/4 on 1,078,800 shares.
 2. Royal Oak Mines up 3/8 to 5 3/8 on 923,000 shares.
 3. Standard & Poor's Depositary Receipts up 1/4 to 45 7/32 on
 828,200 shares.
 EMERGING COMPANY MARKETPLACE:
 VOLUME: 164,600 shares
 The most actively traded ECM stock was Supra Medical Corp, down 1/16 at 13/16 on 35,600 shares.
 OPTIONS
 AMEX Index Options closed as follows:
 S&P Midcap Index: up 0.88 to 169.89. Contracts volume 1,555, with 202 puts and 1,353 calls.
 Mid Leaps Index (MID): up 0.88 to 169.89. Contracts volume 0 with 0 puts and 0 calls.
 Major Market Index: up 1.62 to 363.29. Contracts volume 2,912, with 1,567 puts and 1,345 calls.
 XMI Leaps Index (XLT): up 0.16 to 36.33. Contracts volume 65 with 65 puts and 0 calls.
 Institutional Index (XII): up 1.81 to 447.41. Contracts volume 100, with 10 puts and 90 calls.
 Institutional Index (PXP): up 1.81 to 447.41. Contracts volume 50 with 0 puts and 50 calls.
 Eurotop 100 Index (EUR): up 0.56 to 109.82. Contracts volume 25 with 0 puts and 25 calls.
 Japan Index (JPN): up 1.32 to 207.43. Contracts volume 962 with 119 puts and 843 calls.
 Pharmaceutical Index (DRG): down 2.24 to 152.30. Contracts volume 997, with 158 puts and 839 calls.
 DRG Leaps Index (DGL): down 0.22 to 15.23. Contracts volume 280, with 270 puts and 10 calls.
 Biotechnology Index (BTK): down 2.15 to 104.18. Contracts volume 63, with 3 puts and 60 calls.
 BTK Leaps Index (BKL): down 0.21 to 10.42. Contracts volume 0, with 0 puts and 0 calls.
 Computer Technology Index: up 0.51 to 121.21. Contracts volume 29, with 0 puts and 29 calls.
 Oil Index: up 1.18 to 253.00. Contracts volume 15, with 12 puts and 3 calls.
 Equity Options Volume: 49,561 puts and 94,355 calls.
 -0- 8/9/93
 /CONTACT: Amex Corporate Communications, 212-306-1639/


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