By MarketWatch Automation
Shares of Visa and Procter & Gamble are trading higher Thursday afternoon, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average into positive territory. Shares of Visa /zigman2/quotes/203660239/composite V -0.64% and Procter & Gamble /zigman2/quotes/202894679/composite PG -2.41% are contributing to the index's intraday rally, as the Dow /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -1.50% is trading 78 points higher (0.3%). Visa's shares have climbed $3.33 (1.6%) while those of Procter & Gamble have risen $1.53, or 1.1%, combining for an approximately 32-point bump for the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the gain include UnitedHealth /zigman2/quotes/210453738/composite UNH +1.02% , Microsoft /zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite MSFT +1.48% , and Coca-Cola /zigman2/quotes/209159848/composite KO -2.35% . A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the Dow equates to a 6.58-point swing.