Bank stocks were mostly up, as the Dow Jones industrial average rose 20.96 points, to 3,567.70.

Two of the biggest gains came from banks that have demonstrated revenue gains from trading. J.P. Morgan & Co.'s shares rose $1.25, to $70.50. Shares of Bankers Trust New York Co. jumped 75 cents, to $76.25.

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