Powered by strong returns for shares of Apple Inc. and American Express, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is up Monday morning. The Dow
was most recently trading 224 points (0.8%) higher, as shares of Apple Inc.
and American Express
have contributed to the index’s intraday rally. Apple Inc.’s shares are up $2.99 (2.7%) while those of American Express have risen $2.12, or 2.0%, combining for a roughly 34-point bump for the Dow. Also contributing significantly to the gain are Visa
and Salesforce.com Inc.
A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the Dow equates to a 6.58-point swing.