Dow's 311-point rally highlighted by gains for shares of Boeing, Caterpillar


Buoyed by positive momentum for shares of Boeing and Caterpillar, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is rallying Friday morning. The Dow (DJIA) is trading 311 points higher (1.1%), as shares of Boeing (BA) and Caterpillar (CAT) have contributed around 25% of the index’s intraday rally. Boeing’s shares have climbed $5.49, or 3.3%, while those of Caterpillar have gained $5.36 (3.3%), combining for an approximately 71-point bump for the Dow. Also contributing significantly to the gain are UnitedHealth (UNH) Honeywell International Inc. (HON) and Amgen Inc. (AMGN) A $1 move in any of the benchmark’s 30 components results in a 6.58-point swing.

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