Updated from 3:12 p.m. ET with market close information.
NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Large banks saw their stocks hammered Tuesday as investors grew jittery over the possible use of force by the U.S. and European allies against the government of Syria.
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The KBW Bank Index (I:BKX) saw its worst performance in over two years, down 3%to close at 63.27, with all 24 index components showing declines.