Bank stocks fell Tuesday as investors took their profits from Monday's rally.

The KBW Bank Index fell 1.42%, after rising 3.55% the day before on news that the G-20 leaders would continue to stimulate their economies. Meanwhile, the broader markets had a choppy day; the Dow Jones Industrial average closed up 0.2%, but the Standard & Poor's 500 index lost 0.01%.

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