(CNBC) U.S. stocks ended a choppy Friday session with gains, helped by a rise in oil prices and a jobs report that showed economic growth without necessarily inducing the Fed to raise rates earlier.
The major averages ended the week with gains of more than 2 percent and posting their first three-week win streak of the year so far.
"I think people are just trying to make sense of the report," said JJ Kinahan, chief strategist at TD Ameritrade, noting "the stuff that's underneath the number is really what's confusing."
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"With all that said I think it's tough to get on board, (to believe) this is our rally point," he said.