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Oct. 29, 2020, 12:47 p.m. EDT

Dow up nearly 100 points on gains for Apple Inc., Caterpillar stocks

By MarketWatch Automation

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is climbing Thursday afternoon with shares of Apple Inc. and Caterpillar leading the way for the price-weighted average. Shares of Apple Inc. (NAS:AAPL) and Caterpillar (NYS:CAT) have contributed to the blue-chip gauge's intraday rally, as the Dow (DOW:DJIA) is trading 95 points, or 0.4%, higher. Apple Inc.'s shares have gained $3.85 (3.5%) while those of Caterpillar are up $2.98 (2.0%), combining for an approximately 45-point bump for the Dow. Also contributing significantly to the gain are Visa (NYS:V) , Honeywell International Inc. (NYS:HON) , and Walt Disney (NYS:DIS) . A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the Dow equates to a 6.58-point swing.

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