Dow's nearly 325-point climb led by gains for Boeing, Salesforce Inc. stocks

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average is up Thursday afternoon with shares of Boeing and Salesforce Inc. delivering the strongest returns for the price-weighted average. Shares of Boeing BA, +7.54% and Salesforce Inc. CRM, +7.00% are contributing to the index’s intraday rally, as the Dow DJIA, +1.33% is trading 321 points higher (1.0%). Boeing’s shares have risen $9.06, or 6.9%, while those of Salesforce Inc. are up $11.39 (6.5%), combining for an approximately 135-point bump for the Dow. Nike NKE, +3.99%, Home Depot HD, +2.92%, undefined Honeywell International Inc. HON, +2.67% are also contributing significantly to the gain. A $1 move in any of the index’s 30 components equates to a 6.59-point swing.