Dow's 61-point climb highlighted by gains in Honeywell International Inc., 3M stocks

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Shares of Honeywell International Inc. and 3M are trading higher Wednesday afternoon, propelling the Dow Jones Industrial Average into positive territory. Shares of Honeywell International Inc. HON, +4.47% and 3M MMM, +4.15% have contributed to the index’s intraday rally, as the Dow DJIA, +2.81% is trading 61 points, or 0.2%, higher. Honeywell International Inc.’s shares are up $3.80 (1.9%) while those of 3M are up $2.65 (1.8%), combining for an approximately 43-point boost for the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the gain include Walgreens Boots WBA, +3.54%, Dow Inc. DOW, +3.61%, and Coca-Cola KO, +3.09%. A $1 move in any of the index’s 30 components equates to a 6.59-point swing.