Nike, Walt Disney share gains contribute to Dow's 188-point climb

Buoyed by strong returns for shares of Nike and Walt Disney, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is climbing Tuesday morning. The Dow DJIA, -0.60% was most recently trading 188 points (0.6%) higher, as shares of Nike NKE, +0.93% and Walt Disney DIS, +0.08% have contributed to the blue-chip gauge’s intraday rally. Nike’s shares have risen $3.00 (3.2%) while those of Walt Disney have gained $2.27, or 2.1%, combining for an approximately 35-point bump for the Dow. Also contributing significantly to the gain are Verizon VZ, +0.43%, JPMorgan Chase JPM, +0.47%, and Visa V, -0.33%. A $1 move in any of the benchmark’s 30 components equates to a 6.59-point swing.

Editor’s Note: This story was auto-generated by Automated Insights, an automation technology provider, using data from Dow Jones and FactSet. See our market data terms of use.

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