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May 13, 2021, 2:48 p.m. EDT

Home Depot, Travelers share gains contribute to Dow's nearly 525-point rally

By MarketWatch Automation

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is rallying Thursday afternoon with shares of Home Depot and Travelers delivering the strongest returns for the blue-chip average. Shares of Home Depot HD and Travelers TRV have contributed around 25% of the blue-chip gauge's intraday rally, as the Dow DJIA is trading 520 points (1.6%) higher. Home Depot's shares have risen $9.00 (2.8%) while those of Travelers are up $4.17 (2.7%), combining for an approximately 87-point bump for the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the gain include JPMorgan Chase JPM, IBM IBM, and Walgreens Boots WBA. A $1 move in any of the benchmark's 30 components results in a 6.58-point swing.

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