Dow Inc., Cisco share gains lead Dow's 235-point jump

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Shares of Dow Inc. and Cisco are seeing positive momentum Thursday morning, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average into positive territory. Shares of Dow Inc. DOW, +1.73% and Cisco CSCO, +1.29% have contributed to the blue-chip gauge’s intraday rally, as the Dow DJIA, +0.61% is trading 235 points, or 0.7%, higher. Dow Inc.’s shares are up $1.37, or 2.5%, while those of Cisco have climbed $1.32, or 2.2%, combining for a roughly 18-point bump for the Dow. American Express AXP, +1.36%, Caterpillar CAT, +2.33%, and Chevron CVX, +1.12% are also contributing significantly to the gain. A $1 move in any of the index’s 30 components results in a 6.59-point swing.