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AMERICAN STOCK EXCHANGE DAILY REPORT

 NEW YORK, Aug. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Prices on the American Stock Exchange closed mixed today in heavy trading.
 INDEX: 447.96 up 1.33 -- 24th RECORD HIGH IN 1993
 VOLUME: 24.7 million
 ADVANCES: 281
 DECLINES: 285
 UNCHANGED: 218
 AVERAGE PRICE PER SHARE: rose 4 cents
 THREE MOST ACTIVE AMEX STOCKS TODAY:
 1. Nabors Industries, Inc. up 1/8 to 10 on 2,928,300 shares.
 2. Energy Service Company unchanged at 3 1/16 on 2,361,500
 shares.
 3. Royal Oak Mines down 3/8 to 4 7/16 on 1,599,900 shares.
 EMERGING COMPANY MARKETPLACE:
 VOLUME: 188,600 shares
 The most actively traded ECM stock was Top Source, Inc., up 1/16 at 2 1/8 on 38,700 shares.
 OPTIONS
 AMEX Index Options closed as follows:
 S&P Midcap Index: down 0.62 to 171.75. Contracts volume 2,010, with 99 puts and 1,911 calls.
 MID Leaps Index (MID): down 0.62 to 171.75. Contracts volume 0, with 0 puts and 0 calls.
 Major Market Index: up 0.64 to 366.99. Contracts volume 3,537, with 1,523 puts and 2,014 calls.
 XMI Leaps Index (XLT): up 0.07 to 36.70. Contracts volume 78 with 78 puts and 0 calls.
 Institutional Index (XII): up 0.26 to 452.07. Contracts volume 455, with 260 puts and 195 calls.
 Institutional Index (PXP): up 0.26 to 452.07. Contracts volume 50 with 50 puts and 0 calls.
 Eurotop 100 Index (EUR): down 0.40 to 112.81. Contracts volume 7 with 0 puts and 7 calls.
 Japan Index (JPN): down 0.92 to 209.37. Contracts volume 2,866 with 781 puts and 2,085 calls.
 Pharmaceutical Index (DRG): up 0.88 to 165.07. Contracts volume 3,812, with 1,085 puts and 2,727 calls.
 DRG Leaps Index (DGL): up 0.09 to 16.51. Contracts volume 5, with 5 puts and 0 calls.
 Biotechnology Index (BTK): up 0.06 to 108.79. Contracts volume 132, with 17 puts and 115 calls.
 BTK Leaps Index (BKL): up 0.01 to 10.88. Contracts volume 0, with 0 puts and 0 calls.
 Computer Technology Index: down 1.17 to 123.86. Contracts volume 5, with 5 puts and 0 calls.
 Oil Index: up 0.08 to 259.33. Contracts volume 57, with 2 puts and 55 calls.
 Equity Options Volume: 48,762 puts and 142,952 calls.
 -0- 8/19/93
 /CONTACT: Amex Corporate Communications, 212-306-1639/


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