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American Express, Walmart share gains contribute to Dow's 169-point climb

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Shares of American Express and Walmart are seeing positive growth Wednesday afternoon, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average into positive territory. Shares of American Express /zigman2/quotes/203805826/composite AXP +0.19% and Walmart /zigman2/quotes/207374728/composite WMT -0.84% are contributing to the blue-chip gauge's intraday rally, as the Dow /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.59% was most recently trading 169 points, or 0.6%, higher. American Express's shares have gained $2.01 (2.1%) while those of Walmart are up $2.50, or 1.8%, combining for an approximately 30-point boost for the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the gain include UnitedHealth /zigman2/quotes/210453738/composite UNH +0.48% , Amgen Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209157011/composite AMGN -0.40% , and Goldman Sachs /zigman2/quotes/209237603/composite GS -0.47% . A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the index results in a 6.58-point swing.

Editor's Note: This story was auto-generated by Automated Insights using data from Dow Jones and FactSet. See our market data terms of use.

/zigman2/quotes/203805826/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 91.24
+0.17 +0.19%
Volume: 4.74M
Oct. 30, 2020 4:04p
P/E Ratio
22.54
Dividend Yield
1.89%
Market Cap
$73.47 billion
Rev. per Employee
$733,559
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/zigman2/quotes/207374728/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 138.75
-1.17 -0.84%
Volume: 6.20M
Oct. 30, 2020 4:00p
P/E Ratio
22.11
Dividend Yield
1.56%
Market Cap
$393.18 billion
Rev. per Employee
$223,654
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/zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime
US : Dow Jones Global
26,501.60
-157.51 -0.59%
Volume: 506.32M
Oct. 30, 2020 5:18p
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/zigman2/quotes/210453738/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 305.14
+1.46 +0.48%
Volume: 3.56M
Oct. 30, 2020 4:00p
P/E Ratio
17.53
Dividend Yield
1.64%
Market Cap
$289.99 billion
Rev. per Employee
$754,157
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/zigman2/quotes/209157011/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 216.94
-0.88 -0.40%
Volume: 3.26M
Oct. 30, 2020 4:00p
P/E Ratio
17.50
Dividend Yield
2.95%
Market Cap
$126.30 billion
Rev. per Employee
$994,060
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/zigman2/quotes/209237603/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 189.04
-0.90 -0.47%
Volume: 3.66M
Oct. 30, 2020 4:00p
P/E Ratio
10.48
Dividend Yield
2.64%
Market Cap
$65.04 billion
Rev. per Employee
$1.34M
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