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By Tomi Kilgore

Earnings are a key component of the stock market's rally Wednesday, as the stock price gains of the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -3.56% components that reported results are adding a combined 133 points to the blue-chip barometer, which would be down otherwise. The Dow rose 76 points in morning trading, with just 14 of 30 members gaining ground. Shares of Apple surged 1.8% after blow out results late Tuesday, with the price gain of $5.76 adding about 39 points to the Dow's price; Boeing Co.'s stock /zigman2/quotes/208579720/composite BA -3.78% surged $7.75, or 2.5%, to boost the Dow by about 53 points even though the company missed expectations by wide margins; Dow Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203121064/composite DOW -4.27% beat earnings expectations, and the shares jumped $2.21, or 4.7%, to add about 15 points to the Dow; and McDonald's Corp. /zigman2/quotes/203508018/composite MCD -1.09% reported better-than-expected results, and the stock rose $3.90, or 1.9%, to add 26 points to the Dow.

/zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime
US : Dow Jones Global
27,960.80
-1,032 -3.56%
Volume: 458.71M
Feb. 24, 2020 5:04p
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/zigman2/quotes/208579720/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 317.90
-12.48 -3.78%
Volume: 6.07M
Feb. 24, 2020 6:30p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
2.59%
Market Cap
$179.03 billion
Rev. per Employee
$660,961
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/zigman2/quotes/203121064/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 46.24
-2.06 -4.27%
Volume: 5.08M
Feb. 24, 2020 6:30p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
6.06%
Market Cap
$34.30 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/203508018/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 213.52
-2.35 -1.09%
Volume: 4.22M
Feb. 24, 2020 6:30p
P/E Ratio
27.11
Dividend Yield
2.34%
Market Cap
$160.80 billion
Rev. per Employee
$100,120
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