Dow's 233-point jump led by gains in Boeing, Caterpillar stocks

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Led by positive momentum for shares of Boeing and Caterpillar, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is trading up Friday afternoon. The Dow (DJIA) is trading 233 points, or 0.8%, higher, as shares of Boeing (BA) and Caterpillar (CAT) are contributing about 25% of the blue-chip gauge’s intraday rally. Boeing’s shares are up $5.37 (3.3%) while those of Caterpillar are up $4.54, or 2.8%, combining for a roughly 65-point bump for the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the gain include UnitedHealth (UNH) Honeywell International Inc. (HON) and Dow Inc. (DOW) A $1 move in any of the Dow’s 30 components results in a 6.58-point swing.

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