Apple Inc., Nike share gains contribute to Dow's 65-point climb

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is up Tuesday morning with shares of Apple Inc. and Nike delivering the strongest returns for the blue-chip average. The Dow DJIA, +0.61% is trading 65 points (0.2%) higher, as shares of Apple Inc. AAPL, +3.23% and Nike NKE, +1.95% are contributing to the index’s intraday rally. Apple Inc.’s shares have gained $3.68 (3.0%) while those of Nike have climbed $1.92 (1.4%), combining for an approximately 37-point boost for the Dow. McDonald’s MCD, +1.58%, Coca-Cola KO, +1.39%, and Caterpillar CAT, +1.74% are also contributing significantly to the gain. A $1 move in any of the benchmark’s 30 components results in a 6.58-point swing.

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