Table: High Tech Plays

COMPANY              1995     RECENT  P-E
                           HIGH     PRICE   RATIO*
      
      NETWORKING
      BAY NETWORKS         50       44 3/8   31
      CISCO SYSTEMS        89 3/8   79 7/8   32
      SUN MICROSYSTEMS     49 7/8   48 7/8   21
      3COM                 53 5/8   42 1/4   26
      
      SEMICONDUCTORS
      ANALOG DEVICES       39 1/2   35 1/    18
      MAXIM INTEG. PROD.   83 3/4   66 3/4   20
      TOWER SEMICOND.      36       25 3/4   11
      XILINX               55 /2    28 1/4   21
      
      SOFTWARE
      BMC SOFTWARE         51 1/2   41 1/2   17
      COMPUTER ASSOCIATES  66 3/4   62 3/4   22
      INFORMIX             34 3/8   27 3/8   27
      PLATINUM TECHNOLOGY  26       151 3/16 14
      
      *Based on estimates for 1996 or fiscal years ending in 1996
      DATA: BW SURVEY OF ANALYSTS AND PORTFOLIO MANAGERS, BLOOMBERG FINANCIAL 
      MARKETS, NELSON'S RESEARCH, ZACKS INVESTMENT RESEARCH
      
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