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May 13, 2021, 1:48 p.m. EDT

Dow's nearly 275-point jump highlighted by gains for shares of Home Depot, IBM

By MarketWatch Automation

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is climbing Thursday afternoon with shares of Home Depot and IBM seeing positive growth for the blue-chip average. Shares of Home Depot HD and IBM IBM have contributed to the index's intraday rally, as the Dow DJIA was most recently trading 270 points higher (0.8%). Home Depot's shares have climbed $6.51, or 2.1%, while those of IBM are up $2.79 (2.0%), combining for an approximately 61-point boost for the Dow. Procter & Gamble PG, JPMorgan Chase JPM, and 3M MMM are also contributing significantly to the gain. A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the benchmark results in a 6.58-point swing.

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