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Sept. 22, 2020, 2:41 p.m. EDT

Dow's nearly 100-point climb led by gains for shares of Nike, Microsoft

By MarketWatch Automation

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is climbing Tuesday afternoon with shares of Nike and Microsoft leading the way for the index. The Dow (DOW:DJIA) was most recently trading 93 points (0.3%) higher, as shares of Nike (NYS:NKE) and Microsoft (NAS:MSFT) have contributed to the index's intraday rally. Nike's shares are up $3.32, or 2.9%, while those of Microsoft are up $3.67, or 1.8%, combining for an approximately 46-point bump for the Dow. Amgen Inc. (NAS:AMGN) , Procter & Gamble (NYS:PG) , and Visa (NYS:V) are also contributing significantly to the gain. A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the benchmark equates to a 6.58-point swing.

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