Caterpillar, Dow Inc. share gains contribute to Dow's 83-point jump

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DOW UPDATE

Shares of Caterpillar and Dow Inc. are posting strong returns Friday afternoon, propelling the Dow Jones Industrial Average into positive territory. Shares of Caterpillar and Dow Inc. have contributed to the index’s intraday rally, as the Dow is trading 83 points (0.3%) higher. Caterpillar’s shares are up $10.95, or 5.5%, while those of Dow Inc. are up $2.90, or 5.0%, combining for a roughly 91-point bump for the Dow. Boeing American Express and Intel are also contributing significantly to the gain. A $1 move in any of the benchmark’s 30 components results in a 6.58-point swing.

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