Special Report: Big Banks' Third-Quarter Earnings

The industry kept its earnings streak going as several big companies - including Chemical, Banc One, and Wells Fargo - reported strong third- quarter results. Mellon also posted an increase, partly due to earnings from Dreyfus, the fund giant it bought last year. But profits were down at Citicorp, which had extraordinary tax gains a year earlier, and at Keycorp.

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