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May 18, 2020, 9:45 a.m. EDT

Dow Inc., Walt Disney share gains contribute to Dow's nearly 750-point surge

By MarketWatch

Shares of Dow Inc. and Walt Disney are trading higher Monday morning, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average soaring. Shares of Dow Inc. (NYS:DOW) and Walt Disney (NYS:DIS) have contributed around one third of the index's intraday rally, as the Dow (DOW:DJIA) is trading 746 points, or 3.1%, higher. Dow Inc.'s shares are up $3.42 (10.2%) while those of Walt Disney are up $9.12, or 8.4%, combining for a roughly 86-point boost for the Dow. Also contributing significantly to the gain are Boeing (NYS:BA) , Raytheon Technologies Corp. (NYS:RTX) , and American Express (NYS:AXP) . A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the benchmark results in a 6.86-point swing.

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