The Dow Jones Industrial Average is climbing Wednesday morning with shares of Cisco and Exxon Mobil seeing positive momentum for the price-weighted average. The Dow DJIA, +0.70% was most recently trading 170 points, or 0.7%, higher, as shares of Cisco CSCO, +0.97% and Exxon Mobil XOM, +1.11% have contributed to the blue-chip gauge’s intraday rally. Cisco’s shares are up $0.66 (1.4%) while those of Exxon Mobil are up $0.91 (1.4%), combining for an approximately 11-point bump for the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the gain include Intel INTC, +1.52%, Chevron CVX, +1.28%, and Microsoft MSFT, +1.89%. A $1 move in any of the Dow’s 30 components equates to a 6.78-point swing.
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