By MarketWatch Automation
Shares of Nike and Microsoft are seeing positive growth Tuesday afternoon, propelling the Dow Jones Industrial Average into positive territory. Shares of Nike /zigman2/quotes/203439053/composite NKE -0.30% and Microsoft /zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite MSFT +1.51% have contributed to the blue-chip gauge's intraday rally, as the Dow /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.80% was most recently trading 162 points higher (0.6%). Nike's shares are up $3.69 (3.3%) while those of Microsoft have risen $5.08, or 2.5%, combining for a roughly 58-point boost for the Dow. Apple Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202934861/composite AAPL +1.35% , Amgen Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209157011/composite AMGN -0.64% , and Walt Disney /zigman2/quotes/203410047/composite DIS -0.60% are also contributing significantly to the gain. A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the index results in a 6.58-point swing.