Dow jumps 264 points on gains in Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan Chase shares

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is climbing Wednesday afternoon with shares of Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan Chase delivering strong returns for the blue-chip average. Shares of Goldman Sachs GS, -0.11% and JPMorgan Chase JPM, -0.44% are contributing to the blue-chip gauge’s intraday rally, as the Dow DJIA, +0.23% was most recently trading 264 points, or 0.9%, higher. Goldman Sachs’s shares have climbed $9.48 (3.8%) while those of JPMorgan Chase are up $4.34, or 3.6%, combining for a roughly 91-point boost for the Dow. Also contributing significantly to the gain are American Express AXP, +0.34%, Walt Disney DIS, +0.10%, and Walgreens Boots WBA, -0.63%. A $1 move in any of the Dow’s 30 components equates to a 6.58-point swing.