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April 24, 2019, 9:04 a.m. EDT

Boeing's stock rise adds more to Dow than Caterpillar's stock decline erases

The net effect of Boeing Co.'s stock (NYS:BA) rally and Caterpillar Co.'s stock (NYS:CAT) selloff after the companies reported first-quarter earnings would be about a 10-point boost to the Dow Jones Industrial Average's price. Boeing's stock rose 1.3% in premarket trade, as the implied price gain would add about 32.5 points to the Dow; Caterpillar's stock fell 2.3%, as the implied price decline shaving about 22.6 points off the Dow. Dow futures rose 17 points.

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