Walgreens Boots, Apple Inc. share gains contribute to Dow's 83-point climb

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Buoyed by strong returns for shares of Walgreens Boots and Apple Inc., the Dow Jones Industrial Average is trading up Wednesday morning. Shares of Walgreens Boots and Apple Inc. have contributed to the index’s intraday rally, as the Dow is trading 83 points (0.3%) higher. Walgreens Boots’s shares are up $2.61 (4.9%) while those of Apple Inc. have risen $2.39, or 2.0%, combining for an approximately 33-point bump for the Dow. Also contributing significantly to the gain are Boeing Caterpillar and Salesforce.com Inc. A $1 move in any of the benchmark’s 30 components equates to a 6.58-point swing.

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