By MarketWatch Automation
Shares of Walgreens Boots and Boeing are trading higher Thursday afternoon, lifting the Dow Jones Industrial Average into positive territory. Shares of Walgreens Boots /zigman2/quotes/203410933/composite WBA -1.57% and Boeing /zigman2/quotes/208579720/composite BA +3.13% have contributed to the blue-chip gauge's intraday rally, as the Dow /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.38% was most recently trading 166 points (0.6%) higher. Walgreens Boots's shares are up $3.15, or 7.9%, while those of Boeing have climbed $14.77 (6.6%), combining for an approximately 118-point bump for the Dow. Also contributing significantly to the gain are Intel /zigman2/quotes/203649727/composite INTC +0.71% , Coca-Cola /zigman2/quotes/209159848/composite KO -0.39% , and Nike /zigman2/quotes/203439053/composite NKE -1.03% . A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the benchmark results in a 6.58-point swing.