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July 13, 2020, 2:49 p.m. EDT

Dow's 439-point rally highlighted by gains in shares of Pfizer, UnitedHealth

By MarketWatch Automation

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is rallying Monday afternoon with shares of Pfizer and UnitedHealth delivering strong returns for the index. Shares of Pfizer (NYS:PFE) and UnitedHealth (NYS:UNH) have contributed to the blue-chip gauge's intraday rally, as the Dow (DOW:DJIA) was most recently trading 439 points (1.7%) higher. Pfizer's shares are up $1.76, or 5.2%, while those of UnitedHealth are up $13.08, or 4.5%, combining for an approximately 102-point boost for the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the gain include Goldman Sachs (NYS:GS) , Caterpillar (NYS:CAT) , and Johnson & Johnson (NYS:JNJ) . A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the benchmark equates to a 6.86-point swing.

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