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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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