Stocks pare gains after fresh reports on Washington Russia probe

NEW YORK U.S. stocks ended up but well off the session highs on Friday after two new reports related to a U.S. federal investigation into possible coordination between Russia and President Donald Trump’s campaign renewed concerns about his political future.

Based on the latest available data, the Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI rose 141.82 points, or 0.69 percent, to 20,804.84, the S&P 500 .SPX gained 16.01 points, or 0.68 percent, to 2,381.73 and the Nasdaq Composite .IXIC added 28.57 points, or 0.47 percent, to 6,083.70.

(Reporting by Caroline Valetkevitch; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)