Dow jumps 100 points on gains in shares of Travelers, Dow Inc.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is trading up Monday morning with shares of Travelers and Dow Inc. leading the way for the index. Shares of Travelers
TRV,
+2.03%

and Dow Inc.
DOW,
+1.36%

have contributed to the index’s intraday rally, as the Dow
DJIA,
+0.25%

is trading 102 points higher (0.3%). Travelers’s shares are up $3.07, or 2.0%, while those of Dow Inc. are up $0.92, or 1.8%, combining for an approximately 26-point boost for the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the gain include UnitedHealth
UNH,
+1.55%
,
JPMorgan Chase
JPM,
+1.14%
,
and Caterpillar
CAT,
+1.47%
.
A $1 move in any of the benchmark’s 30 components results in a 6.59-point swing.

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