Dow's 80-point jump highlighted by gains in Boeing, Walgreens Boots stocks

Shares of Boeing and Walgreens Boots are trading higher Thursday morning, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average into positive territory. Shares of Boeing BA, -1.37% and Walgreens Boots WBA, -0.47% have contributed about a quarter of the index’s intraday rally, as the Dow DJIA, -0.94% was most recently trading 80 points higher (0.3%). Boeing’s shares are up $9.53 (2.9%) while those of Walgreens Boots have risen $0.78, or 1.5%, combining for a roughly 70-point bump for the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the gain include Microsoft MSFT, +0.14%, Walt Disney DIS, -1.18%, and Procter & Gamble PG, -0.83%. A $1 move in any of the Dow’s 30 components equates to a 6.78-point swing.

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