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Johnson & Johnson, Verizon Communications Inc. share gains lead the way, but Dow flat

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Behind positive momentum for shares of Johnson & Johnson and Verizon Communications Inc., the Dow Jones Industrial Average is trading up Tuesday morning. The Dow /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.04% was most recently trading 24 points (0.1%) higher, as shares of Johnson & Johnson /zigman2/quotes/201724570/composite JNJ +2.49% and Verizon Communications Inc. /zigman2/quotes/204980236/composite VZ -0.76% have contributed to the index's intraday rally. Johnson & Johnson's shares have gained $3.82, or 3.0%, while those of Verizon Communications Inc. are up $0.69, or 1.2%, combining for a roughly 31-point bump for the Dow. Also contributing significantly to the gain are IBM /zigman2/quotes/203856914/composite IBM -0.68% , Procter & Gamble /zigman2/quotes/202894679/composite PG +0.32% , and Cisco /zigman2/quotes/209509471/composite CSCO +0.58% . A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the benchmark equates to a 6.78-point swing.

Editor's Note: This story was auto-generated by Automated Insights using data from Dow Jones and FactSet. See our market data terms of use.

/zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime
US : Dow Jones Global
27,013.66
-11.14 -0.04%
Volume: 64.95M
Oct. 16, 2019 11:15a
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/zigman2/quotes/201724570/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 136.15
+3.31 +2.49%
Volume: 4.66M
Oct. 16, 2019 11:15a
P/E Ratio
22.57
Dividend Yield
2.79%
Market Cap
$350.59 billion
Rev. per Employee
$603,509
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/zigman2/quotes/204980236/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 60.09
-0.46 -0.76%
Volume: 2.59M
Oct. 16, 2019 11:15a
P/E Ratio
15.68
Dividend Yield
4.10%
Market Cap
$250.44 billion
Rev. per Employee
$905,626
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/zigman2/quotes/203856914/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 142.03
-0.97 -0.68%
Volume: 1.18M
Oct. 16, 2019 11:15a
P/E Ratio
14.66
Dividend Yield
4.57%
Market Cap
$126.68 billion
Rev. per Employee
$208,845
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/zigman2/quotes/202894679/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 117.58
+0.38 +0.32%
Volume: 2.13M
Oct. 16, 2019 11:15a
P/E Ratio
86.30
Dividend Yield
2.54%
Market Cap
$293.31 billion
Rev. per Employee
$727,304
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/zigman2/quotes/209509471/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 46.63
+0.27 +0.58%
Volume: 4.34M
Oct. 16, 2019 11:15a
P/E Ratio
17.93
Dividend Yield
3.00%
Market Cap
$196.81 billion
Rev. per Employee
$684,933
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