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

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DOW UPDATE

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 and UnitedHealth are contributing to the index’s intraday rally, as the Dow 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 Salesforce.com Inc. Amgen Inc. and Home Depot A $1 move in any of the benchmark’s 30 components results in a 6.58-point swing.

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