American Express, UnitedHealth share gains lead Dow's 66-point jump

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average is climbing Tuesday morning with shares of American Express and UnitedHealth seeing positive growth for the index. Shares of American Express AXP, +1.02% and UnitedHealth UNH, +0.80% are contributing to the index’s intraday rally, as the Dow DJIA, -0.09% was most recently trading 66 points (0.2%) higher. American Express’s shares are up $2.25 (1.4%) while those of UnitedHealth are up $4.36, or 1.1%, combining for a roughly 43-point bump for the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the gain include Inc. CRM, +0.17%, Amgen Inc. AMGN, +0.34%, and Home Depot HD, +0.41%. A $1 move in any of the benchmark’s 30 components results in a 6.58-point swing.