By MarketWatch Automation
Led by strong returns for shares of Visa and Procter & Gamble, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is climbing Thursday morning. The Dow /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.85% was most recently trading 119 points higher (0.4%), as shares of Visa /zigman2/quotes/203660239/composite V +1.85% and Procter & Gamble /zigman2/quotes/202894679/composite PG +3.14% are contributing to the blue-chip gauge's intraday rally. Visa's shares have gained $2.36, or 1.1%, while those of Procter & Gamble are up $1.40 (1.0%), combining for an approximately 25-point boost for the Dow. Home Depot /zigman2/quotes/208081807/composite HD +1.03% , Walgreens Boots /zigman2/quotes/203410933/composite WBA +0.73% , and Apple Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202934861/composite AAPL +1.07% are also contributing significantly to the gain. A $1 move in any of the benchmark's 30 components results in a 6.58-point swing.