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DOW UPDATE

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is up Thursday afternoon with shares of UnitedHealth and Dow Inc. seeing positive gains for the index. The Dow is trading 333 points (1.0%) higher, as shares of UnitedHealth and Dow Inc. have contributed about a quarter of the index’s intraday rally. UnitedHealth’s shares have gained $10.64 (2.7%) while those of Dow Inc. are up $1.31 (2.3%), combining for an approximately 79-point boost for the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the gain include Nike Home Depot and Cisco A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the index equates to a 6.58-point swing.

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