Citicorp's stock price edged closer to the $100 mark on Thursday, as
Citicorp, one of many banks posting new highs, closed at $99, up $1.
Shares of Signet Banking Corp., long-rumored to be a takeover target,
The across-the-board rally came amid upbeat reports Wednesday on gross
The Standard & Poor's bank index, consisting of large banks, gained
"It's hard to find anything that makes investors nervous," said Anthony