Bank stocks were mixed as increases in short-term interest rates appeared to hold back a general recovery in share prices.
NationsBank Corp. slid 50 cents a share, to $47.125; Society Corp. was down 75 cents, to $28.75; and its merger partner, Keycorp. eased 62.5 cents, to $34.875. First Interstate Bancorp was off 87.5 cents. to $58.375.