Dow's 50-point jump highlighted by gains in shares of Walt Disney, Caterpillar

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Shares of Walt Disney and Caterpillar are trading higher Monday afternoon, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average into positive territory. Shares of Walt Disney and Caterpillar have contributed about one third of the index’s intraday rally, as the Dow was most recently trading 55 points higher (0.2%). Walt Disney’s shares are up $8.29 (4.5%) while those of Caterpillar are up $8.18, or 3.9%, combining for an approximately 108-point bump for the Dow. Dow Inc. American Express and Chevron are also contributing significantly to the gain. A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the index equates to a 6.58-point swing.

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