US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St gains, S&P 500’s best week in seven

 NEW YORK, March 25 (Reuters) - Wall Street advanced for a
third straight day on Friday, giving the S&P 500 its best
weekly performance since early February, but volume remained
light as global uncertainty persisted.
 The Dow Jones industrial average (.DJI: Quote, Profile, Research) gained 50.03
points, or 0.41 percent, to end unofficially at 12,220.59. The
Standard & Poor's 500 Index (.SPX: Quote, Profile, Research) gained 4.14 points, or 0.32
percent, to 1,313.80. The Nasdaq Composite Index (.IXIC: Quote, Profile, Research)
gained 6.64 points, or 0.24 percent, to close unofficially at
2,743.06.
 For the week, the S&P 500 rose 2.7 percent. The Dow
finished the week with a 3.1 percent gain, while the Nasdaq
climbed 3.8 percent.
 (Reporting by Edward Krudy; Editing by Jan Paschal)

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St gains, S&P 500’s best week in seven