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Behind positive gains for shares of Dow Inc. and IBM, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is up Wednesday morning. The Dow DJIA, +0.53% is trading 177 points higher (0.5%), as shares of Dow Inc. DOW, +2.66% and IBM IBM, +2.64% are contributing to the index’s intraday rally. Dow Inc.’s shares are up $1.79, or 2.9%, while those of IBM have climbed $3.30 (2.4%), combining for a roughly 34-point boost for the Dow. Nike NKE, +2.10%, Caterpillar CAT, +1.27%, and Chevron CVX, +1.03% are also contributing significantly to the gain. A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the benchmark equates to a 6.58-point swing.

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