Dow rallies 331 points on gains for Microsoft, Visa shares

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average is rallying Monday afternoon with shares of Microsoft and Visa seeing positive gains for the index. Shares of Microsoft MSFT, +3.79% and Visa V, +2.97% are contributing about a third of the blue-chip gauge’s intraday rally, as the Dow DJIA, +1.08% is trading 331 points (1.1%) higher. Microsoft’s shares are up $9.05 (3.9%) while those of Visa have risen $5.79, or 3.0%, combining for an approximately 98-point bump for the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the gain include Intel INTC, +2.62%, Cisco CSCO, +2.16%, and Walt Disney DIS, +1.82%. A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the Dow equates to a 6.58-point swing.

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