The bank stock bandwagon kept rolling Wednesday, as investors snapped up the shares while confidently awaiting the next round of major news on the economy.

The Standard & Poor's bank index set another high, climbing 0.46%. That index kept pace with the Dow Jones industrial average, which gained 0.49% after it hitting a new high of its own Tuesday. New highs were also reached by the Nasdaq bank index, up 0.87% and the S&P 500, which gained 0.72%.

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