NEW YORK U.S. stocks rallied on Friday, snapping a five-day drop in the S&P 500 as financial, commodity-related and other beaten-down shares rebounded.
The Dow Jones industrial average .DJI was up 313.45 points, or 2 percent, to 15,973.63, the S&P 500 .SPX had gained 35.52 points, or 1.94 percent, to 1,864.6 and the Nasdaq Composite .IXIC had added 70.68 points, or 1.66 percent, to 4,337.51.
(Reporting by Marcus E. Howard; Editing by Nick Zieminski)
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Updated Date: Feb 13, 2016 03:00 AM