Apple Inc., Dow Inc. share gains contribute to Dow’s nearly 275-point rally – MarketWatch


Led by strong returns for shares of Apple Inc. and Dow Inc., the Dow Jones Industrial Average is rallying Thursday afternoon. The Dow
DJIA,
+0.96%

was most recently trading 274 points (1.0%) higher, as shares of Apple Inc.
AAPL,
+4.75%

and Dow Inc.
DOW,
+3.08%

are contributing to the index’s intraday rally. Apple Inc.’s shares have risen $4.75 (4.3%) while those of Dow Inc. have gained $1.31, or 2.9%, combining for a roughly 40-point boost for the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the gain include Chevron
CVX,
+2.58%
,
Caterpillar
CAT,
+2.36%
,
and Walt Disney
DIS,
+2.83%
.
A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the benchmark equates to a 6.58-point swing.


Editor’s Note: This story was auto-generated by Automated Insights using data from Dow Jones and FactSet. See our market data terms of use.



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