Investment Figures Of The Week

COMMENTARY
      A worse-than-expected employment report raised fears that the economic slowdown 
      might turn into a recession. That sent the bond market into a buying frenzy. On 
      June 2, the yield on the 30-year U.S. Treasury bond fell to 6.5%, the lowest 
      point in 15 months. Stocks dropped at first, but the Dow Jones industrials 
      rallied back to 4485 on June 6. Also worth noting was the strong performance of 
      mid-cap and small-cap stocks. Both sectors have been laggards in this year's 
      rally.
      
      MARKET ANALYSIS
      
                                                                  % change
      U.S. STOCKS                                 Latest      Week     52-week
      DOW JONES INDUSTRIALS                       4462.0      -0.1        19.0
      MIDSIZE COMPANIES (S&P MidCap Index)        192.5       1.4         12.6
      SMALL COMPANIES (Russell 2000)              274.8       1.7         10.0
      ALL COMPANIES (Russell 3000)                303.2       0.4         15.1
      
                                                         % change (local currency)
      FOREIGN STOCKS                              Latest      Week    52-week
      LONDON (FINANCIAL TIMES 100)                3370.8      1.5      10.9
      TOKYO (NIKKEI INDEX)                        15,679.6    1.6     -26.3
      TORONTO (TSE COMPOSITE)                     4476.3      0.6      6.5
      
      FUNDAMENTALS                                Latest      Week ago   Year ago
      90-DAY TREASURY BILL YIELD                  5.76%       5.80%      4.21%
      30-YEAR TREASURY BOND YIELD                 6.55%       6.65%      7.28%
      S&P 500 DIVIDEND YIELD                      2.51%       2.51%      2.77%
      S&P 500 PRICE/EARNINGS RATIO                16.4        16.4       20.1
      
      TECHNICAL INDICATORS                        Latest   Week ago   Reading
      S&P 500 200-day moving average              481.0    479.3      Positive
      Stocks above 200-day moving average         73.0%    70.0%r     Negative
      Speculative sentiment: Put/call ratio       0.61     0.71       Neutral
      Insider sentiment: Vickers sell/buy ratio   1.17     1.23       Positive
      BLOOMBERG FINANCIAL MARKETS
      
      INDUSTRY GROUPS
      
                                 % change                         % change
      ONE-MONTH LEADERS         1-    12-   Strongest stock  1-    12-
                                month month in group         month month Price
      1 HOMEBUILDING             16.4  10.8 PULTE             29.0  23.6 29 1/2
      2 MANUFACTURED HOUSING     15.3   5.7 FLEETWOOD ENTER-
                                            PRISES            18.7   9.2 22 1/4
      3 METAL & GLASS CONTAINERS 15.0  30.7 CROWN CORK & SEAL 17.8  36.3 49 3/4
      4 HMOs                     12.8 -22.8 U.S. HEALTHCARE   13.3 -20.3 32
      5 AUTOMOBILES              11.6  -0.9 FORD MOTOR        13.2   5.5 30
      
                             % change                       % change
      ONE-MONTH LAGGARDS    1-    12-   Weakest stock      1-    12-
                            month month in group           month month  Price
      1 LEISURE TIME        -10.3 -11.0 BRUNSWICK          -14.7 -22.6  18 7/8
      2 HOTELS AND MOTELS    -4.4  21.3 HILTON HOTELS      -13.7  24.1  67
      3 MACHINE TOOLS        -4.2  -0.8 CINCINNATI MILACRON -4.6  22.9  26 1/8
      4 OFFICE EQUIPMENT     -3.8   6.8 XEROX               -9.3   7.0 111
        AND SUPPLIES
      5 TRUCKING             -3.4 -26.8 CONSOLIDATED
                                        FREIGHTWAYS         -9.0  -9.0  22 3/4
      MORNINGSTAR INC.
      
      MUTUAL FUNDS
      
      LEADERS                                 LAGGARDS
      Four-week total return              %   Four-week total return        %
      1 AETNA ASIAN GROWTH SELECT       14.6  AMERICAN HERITAGE          -11.3
      2 MORGAN STANLEY ASIAN GROWTH A   13.4  JAPAN                      -10.2
      3 GUINNESS FLIGHT CHINA           13.3  WARBURG PINCUS JAPAN       -10.1
        & HONG KONG                           OTC COMMON
      
      52-week total return              %     52-week total return          %
      1 SELIGMAN COMMUNICATIONS       71.8    AMERICAN HERITAGE          -38.9
        & INFORM. A
      2 PERKINS OPPORTUNITY           58.5    STEADMAN AMERICAN INDUSTRY -35.1
      3 FIRST AMERICAN TECHNOLOGY A   56.1    MONITREND GOLD             -34.3
      DRI/McGRAW-HILL
      
      RELATIVE PORTFOLIOS
      
      Dollar amounts represent the present value of $10,000 invested one year ago in 
      each portfolio
      
      Percentages indicate five-day total returns
      
       U.S. stocks  Treasury bonds  Foreign stocks  Money market fund  Gold
       $12,049      $11,643         $11,283         $10,525            $10,097
       +2.29%       +2.03%          -0.90%          +0.16%             -0.40%
      
      All data on this page are as of market close Wednesday, June 7, 1995, unless 
      otherwise indicated. Industry groups include S&P 500 companies only; 
      performance and share prices are as of market close June 6. Mutual fund returns 
      are as of June 2. Relative portfolios are valued as of June 6. A more detailed 
      explanation of this page is available on request. r=revised NA=Not available
      

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