By MarketWatch Automation
The Dow Jones Industrial Average is trading up Thursday afternoon with shares of Apple Inc. and Chevron leading the way for the blue-chip average. The Dow /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -1.12% was most recently trading 200 points, or 0.8%, higher, as shares of Apple Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202934861/composite AAPL +3.36% and Chevron /zigman2/quotes/205871374/composite CVX -4.18% have contributed to the index's intraday rally. Apple Inc.'s shares are up $4.73 (4.3%) while those of Chevron have gained $2.00, or 3.0%, combining for a roughly 44-point boost for the Dow. Also contributing significantly to the gain are Visa /zigman2/quotes/203660239/composite V -0.71% , Walt Disney /zigman2/quotes/203410047/composite DIS +0.15% , and Dow Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203121064/composite DOW -3.79% . A $1 move in any of the Dow's 30 components results in a 6.58-point swing.