Stocks turn higher; bank shares lead early gains

KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor’s 500 index rose 3 points, or 0.1%, to 2,666 as of 10:15 a.m. Eastern time. The Dow Jones industrial average edged up 2 points to 24,646. The Nasdaq composite climbed 30 points, or 0.4%, to 7,043. The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks rose 5 points, or 0.4%, to 1,500.