The Dow Jones Industrial Average is up Friday morning with shares of Nike and Amgen Inc. delivering the strongest returns for the index. Shares of Nike NKE, +2.79% and Amgen Inc. AMGN, +1.06% are contributing to the blue-chip gauge’s intraday rally, as the Dow DJIA, +0.47% was most recently trading 118 points, or 0.4%, higher. Nike’s shares have climbed $2.41 (2.1%) while those of Amgen Inc. are up $3.85, or 1.6%, combining for a roughly 41-point boost for the Dow. Intel INTC, +0.65%, Caterpillar CAT, +2.64%, and Dow Inc. DOW, +2.36% are also contributing significantly to the gain. A $1 move in any of the index’s 30 components equates to a 6.58-point swing.
Nike, Amgen Inc. share gains lead Dow's 118-point jump
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