By MarketWatch Automation
The Dow Jones Industrial Average is up Wednesday afternoon with shares of Boeing and Raytheon Technologies Corp. seeing positive gains for the blue-chip average. Shares of Boeing /zigman2/quotes/208579720/composite BA -0.87% and Raytheon Technologies Corp. /zigman2/quotes/203237915/composite RTX -0.10% have contributed to the blue-chip gauge's intraday rally, as the Dow /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.25% was most recently trading 221 points, or 0.8%, higher. Boeing's shares are up $8.34 (4.6%) while those of Raytheon Technologies Corp. are up $2.66 (4.4%), combining for a roughly 75-point bump for the Dow. Also contributing significantly to the gain are American Express /zigman2/quotes/203805826/composite AXP -0.43% , Walt Disney /zigman2/quotes/203410047/composite DIS +0.45% , and Dow Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203121064/composite DOW -1.53% . A $1 move in any of the index's 30 components results in a 6.86-point swing.