The Dow Jones Industrial Average is trading up Wednesday morning with shares of Apple Inc. and Microsoft leading the way for the index. Shares of Apple Inc.
are contributing to the blue-chip gauge’s intraday rally, as the Dow
is trading 237 points, or 0.9%, higher. Apple Inc.’s shares have risen $3.26, or 2.9%, while those of Microsoft are up $4.54 (2.2%), combining for an approximately 51-point bump for the Dow. Salesforce.com Inc.
are also contributing significantly to the gain. A $1 move in any of the index’s 30 components results in a 6.58-point swing.