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The Dow Jones Industrial Average is up Friday morning with shares of Johnson & Johnson and Nike delivering strong returns for the index. The Dow DJIA, +0.14% is trading 93 points, or 0.3%, higher, as shares of Johnson & Johnson JNJ, +1.14% and Nike NKE, +0.96% are contributing to the blue-chip gauge’s intraday rally. Johnson & Johnson’s shares have risen $2.16, or 1.3%, while those of Nike are up $1.80, or 1.1%, combining for a roughly 26-point bump for the Dow. Dow Inc. DOW, +0.75%, Boeing BA, +0.89%, and Visa V, +0.95% are also contributing significantly to the gain. A $1 move in any of the Dow’s 30 components equates to a 6.59-point swing.