Powered by strong returns for shares of UnitedHealth and JPMorgan Chase, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is climbing Thursday afternoon. The Dow
was most recently trading 8 points, or 0.0%, higher, as shares of UnitedHealth
and JPMorgan Chase
are contributing to the index’s intraday rally. UnitedHealth‘s shares are up $10.66 (3.0%) while those of JPMorgan Chase have risen $4.15, or 2.7%, combining for a roughly 97-point boost for the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the gain include Goldman Sachs
Honeywell International Inc.
A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the index equates to a 6.58-point swing.