By MarketWatch Automation
The Dow Jones Industrial Average is climbing Wednesday morning with shares of Nike and Johnson & Johnson leading the way for the index. Shares of Nike /zigman2/quotes/203439053/composite NKE -2.26% and Johnson & Johnson /zigman2/quotes/201724570/composite JNJ -0.06% have contributed to the blue-chip gauge's intraday rally, as the Dow /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.59% was most recently trading 9 points (0.0%) higher. Nike's shares are up $10.47, or 9.0%, while those of Johnson & Johnson have gained $1.80, or 1.3%, combining for a roughly 81-point boost for the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the gain include 3M /zigman2/quotes/205029460/composite MMM +0.93% , McDonald's /zigman2/quotes/203508018/composite MCD -0.91% , and Travelers /zigman2/quotes/206313935/composite TRV -1.43% . A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the benchmark results in a 6.58-point swing.