Dow's nearly 300-point jump highlighted by gains in shares of Intel, Chevron

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DOW UPDATE

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is climbing Monday afternoon with shares of Intel and Chevron leading the way for the price-weighted average. Shares of Intel and Chevron have contributed to the index’s intraday rally, as the Dow was most recently trading 295 points (0.8%) higher. Intel’s shares have climbed $1.52, or 2.9%, while those of Chevron have gained $2.68 (2.8%), combining for a roughly 28-point bump for the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the gain include Boeing Dow Inc. and Caterpillar A $1 move in any of the benchmark’s 30 components equates to a 6.58-point swing.

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