Led by strong returns for shares of Intel and Dow, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is soaring Friday afternoon. The Dow
was most recently trading 761 points higher (2.3%), as shares of Intel
have contributed to the index’s intraday rally. Intel’s shares are up $1.26 (4.6%) while those of Dow have climbed $2.25, or 4.2%, combining for an approximately 23-point boost for the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the gain include Caterpillar
and Walgreens Boots
A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the benchmark results in a 6.59-point swing.