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DOW UPDATE

Behind positive momentum for shares of Microsoft and Walt Disney, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is climbing Friday afternoon. The Dow (DJIA) is trading 121 points, or 0.4%, higher, as shares of Microsoft (MSFT) and Walt Disney (DIS) have contributed to the blue-chip gauge’s intraday rally. Microsoft’s shares have climbed $3.93 (1.9%) while those of Walt Disney are up $1.93 (1.6%), combining for a roughly 39-point bump for the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the gain include Salesforce.com Inc. (CRM) UnitedHealth (UNH) and Visa (V) A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the index equates to a 6.58-point swing.

Editor’s Note: This story was auto-generated by Automated Insights using data from Dow Jones and FactSet. See our market data terms of use.

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