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July 14, 2020, 3:01 p.m. EDT

Dow up 450 points on gains for shares of Caterpillar, UnitedHealth

By MarketWatch Automation

Shares of Caterpillar and UnitedHealth are seeing strong returns Tuesday afternoon, propelling the Dow Jones Industrial Average rally. Shares of Caterpillar (NYS:CAT) and UnitedHealth (NYS:UNH) have contributed to the index's intraday rally, as the Dow (DOW:DJIA) was most recently trading 450 points (1.7%) higher. Caterpillar's shares have risen $4.78, or 3.7%, while those of UnitedHealth have risen $9.44 (3.1%), combining for a roughly 98-point bump for the Dow. Travelers (NYS:TRV) , Chevron (NYS:CVX) , and Exxon Mobil (NYS:XOM) are also contributing significantly to the gain. A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the Dow equates to a 6.86-point swing.

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