By MarketWatch Automation
The Dow Jones Industrial Average is climbing Tuesday afternoon with shares of Dow Inc. and Home Depot delivering strong returns for the blue-chip average. Shares of Dow Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203121064/composite DOW -2.84% and Home Depot /zigman2/quotes/208081807/composite HD -2.46% have contributed to the index's intraday rally, as the Dow /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -2.29% is trading 26 points, or 0.1%, higher. Dow Inc.'s shares are up $1.36, or 2.7%, while those of Home Depot are up $5.83, or 2.1%, combining for a roughly 47-point boost for the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the gain include Salesforce.com Inc. /zigman2/quotes/200515854/composite CRM -3.41% , Intel /zigman2/quotes/203649727/composite INTC -3.07% , and Microsoft /zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite MSFT -2.84% . A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the Dow results in a 6.58-point swing.