Wall Street edges up in bumpy end to brutal week


NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks posted sharp gains on Friday, giving investors some solace after a week of huge swings that shook the market out of months of calm. Slideshow (4 Images)The Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI rose 333.67 points, or 1.4 percent, to 24,194.13, the S&P 500 .SPX gained 38.61 points, or 1.50 percent, to 2,619.61 and the Nasdaq Composite .IXIC added 97.33 points, or 1.44 percent, to 6,874.49. Reporting by Lewis Krauskopf; Editing by Nick ZieminskiOur Standards:The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles.
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