By MarketWatch Automation
Led by positive gains for shares of Nike and Procter & Gamble, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is trading up Tuesday afternoon. Shares of Nike /zigman2/quotes/203439053/composite NKE -0.02% and Procter & Gamble /zigman2/quotes/202894679/composite PG +0.66% are contributing to the blue-chip gauge's intraday rally, as the Dow /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.10% is trading 25 points higher (0.1%). Nike's shares are up $2.38, or 2.1%, while those of Procter & Gamble have climbed $1.99, or 1.5%, combining for an approximately 29-point boost for the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the gain include Microsoft /zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite MSFT +0.62% , Coca-Cola /zigman2/quotes/209159848/composite KO -0.32% , and 3M /zigman2/quotes/205029460/composite MMM -0.53% . A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the Dow results in a 6.58-point swing.