UnitedHealth, Caterpillar share gains lead Dow's 368-point rally

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Shares of UnitedHealth and Caterpillar are seeing strong returns Thursday morning, propelling the Dow Jones Industrial Average rally. The Dow was most recently trading 368 points, or 1.1%, higher, as shares of UnitedHealth and Caterpillar have contributed to the index’s intraday rally. UnitedHealth’s shares are up $25.77 (6.4%) while those of Caterpillar have gained $4.33 (2.3%), combining for an approximately 198-point boost for the Dow. American Express Intel and Walt Disney are also contributing significantly to the gain. A $1 move in any of the index’s 30 components results in a 6.58-point swing.

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