BankAmerica Corp. rose $1.4375, to $75.9375, bucking a downward slide that most bank stocks experienced in Thursday's off market.

Executives at the San Francisco banking company said retail operations are on the upswing, benefiting from a recognizable brand name, regional scope, and the leadership of H. Eugene Lockhart, former head of MasterCard International.

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