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May 6, 2021, 3:29 p.m. EDT

Dow up 187 points on gains in Cisco, IBM stocks

By MarketWatch Automation

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is climbing Thursday afternoon with shares of Cisco and IBM delivering strong returns for the index. The Dow DJIA was most recently trading 187 points, or 0.6%, higher, as shares of Cisco CSCO and IBM IBM have contributed to the index's intraday rally. Cisco's shares are up $1.37 (2.7%) while those of IBM are up $3.19 (2.2%), combining for a roughly 30-point boost for the Dow. Also contributing significantly to the gain are JPMorgan Chase JPM, Goldman Sachs GS, and Home Depot HD. A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the index equates to a 6.58-point swing.

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