The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida on December 7, 1976 · Page 39
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The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida · Page 39

West Palm Beach, Florida
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Tuesday, December 7, 1976
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Palm Beach Post, Tuesday, December 7, 1976-D9 Spending Report Boosts Market Stock fltorfeft December 6, 1976 6 TAX FREE Aaa Moody's AAA S. & P. Guaranteed by The Federal Gov't. Volume 24.8 million called for a 4.3 per cent increase in the current quarter and further gains of 1.2 and 1.5 per cent in the first two quarters of 1977. Turnover on the Big Board swelled to 24.83 million shares from 22.64 million Friday. Yesterday's volume was the largest since Sept. 22 when 32.97 million shares changed hands. Reflecting the upward trend, 12 of the 15 most actively-traded stocks advanced, two declined and one was unchanged. The most active stock was Sony Corp. which added to 9Vb on a turnover of 388,700 shares including several blocks of 10,000 shares or more. The drug issues, under pressure in (c) Nw York Times NEW YORK - Improved capital spending plans by industry and prospects rjof a tax reduction sent the stock "market sharply higher yesterday in continued heavy trading. The Dow Jones industrial average advanced steadily throughout the session and closed up 11.22 points, to 961.77: Advances on the New York Stock Exchange outnumbered declines by more than a 3-1 ratio. Best gains were posted by blue chips and glamor issues. Prices began to move higher when the Commerce Department said business plans for capital spending 1,158 352 recent sessions, finished with impressive gains. Merck & Co. rose 2 to 67; Schering-Plough 2Vi to 44; Eli Lilly 1 to 46; Squibb 1 to 28ft and American Home Products to 30. Bethlehem Steel tacked on 2 to 39, after announcing plans for a 50 per cent increase in capital outlays in 1977. Most of the other steel issues also closed higher. U.S. Steel advanced IVi to 49; National Steel to 42; Republic to 30 and Inland Steel to 47. Prices on the American Stock Exchange also moved higher with the market-value index up 0.82 to 100.97, its highest closing level since Oct. 4. Advances outscored declines, 442-258. The average price of a share gained 8 cents. In the over-the-counter market, the NASDAQ industrial index tacked on 0.21 to 94.43 while the composite index gained 0.32 to 92.63. On the Amex, Sargent Industries rose to 3. The maker of hydraulic, mechanical and pneumatic equipment, said that contingent upon the issuance by the Securities & Exchange Commission of a required exemption, it would offer to buy up unchanged 417 Municipal Bond Specialists for 45 Yri. J.B. HANAUER & CO. 2960 Aventura Blvd. N. Miami Beach, Fla. 33180 Please send me a current listing of offerings Send me details of this issue cibH Phonei: Palm leach (305) 737-2100 Ft. laud. (30S) 921-4000 Pomp. (30S) 7(5-2900 Miami (305) 932-6300 N Y.S.E A S E -82 S & P -89 Name Address City Home Phone Bus. Phone. .Zip to 1 million of its common shares at $3 each. In options trading on the Amex, 39,906 contracts changed hands against Friday's 35,889. 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