Dow's 287-point jump led by gains in shares of Walt Disney, Home Depot

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DOW UPDATE

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is up Tuesday morning with shares of Walt Disney and Home Depot leading the way for the price-weighted average. The Dow was most recently trading 287 points higher (0.9%), as shares of Walt Disney and Home Depot have contributed to the blue-chip gauge’s intraday rally. Walt Disney’s shares have gained $3.46, or 1.9%, while those of Home Depot have risen $5.27 (1.6%), combining for an approximately 57-point bump for the Dow. Salesforce.com Inc. Coca-Cola and McDonald’s are also contributing significantly to the gain. A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the index results in a 6.58-point swing.

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