US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Nasdaq index turns negative

 NEW YORK, March 28 (Reuters) -  U.S. stocks pared gains and
the Nasdaq turned negative on Monday as overseas concerns
weighed on sentiment, offsetting a lift in telecom shares after
positive broker comments.
 The Dow Jones industrial average (.DJI: Quote, Profile, Research) gained 13.92
points, or 0.11 percent, to 12,234.51. The Standard & Poor's
500 Index (.SPX: Quote, Profile, Research) added 0.64 point, or 0.05 percent, to
1,314.44. The Nasdaq Composite Index (.IXIC: Quote, Profile, Research) dropped 1.85
points, or 0.07 percent, to 2,741.21.
 (Editing by Kenneth Barry)

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Nasdaq index turns negative