Behind strong returns for shares of Caterpillar and Dow Inc., the Dow Jones Industrial Average is rallying Friday morning. Shares of Caterpillar CAT, +4.65% and Dow Inc. DOW, +4.92% are contributing to the blue-chip gauge’s intraday rally, as the Dow DJIA, +1.21% was most recently trading 366 points, or 1.4%, higher. Caterpillar’s shares are up $4.76, or 3.9%, while those of Dow Inc. are up $1.42 (3.1%), combining for a roughly 42-point boost for the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the gain include Walgreens Boots WBA, +2.00%, Goldman Sachs GS, +2.41%, and Intel INTC, +1.92%. A $1 move in any of the Dow’s 30 components results in a 6.78-point swing.
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