US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street ends whipsaw week on upbeat note

NEW YORK, Feb 9 (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.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 333.67 points, or 1.4 percent, to 24,194.13, the S&P 500 gained 38.61 points, or 1.50 percent, to 2,619.61 and the Nasdaq Composite added 97.33 points, or 1.44 percent, to 6,874.49. (Reporting by Lewis Krauskopf; Editing by Nick Zieminski)