Dow jumps 237 points on gains for shares of Walmart, Apple

Behind strong returns for shares of Walmart and Apple, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is up Tuesday morning. Shares of Walmart WMT, +7.30% and Apple AAPL, +2.82% are contributing to the index’s intraday rally, as the Dow DJIA, +0.65% was most recently trading 237 points higher (0.7%). Walmart’s shares have risen $10.93, or 7.9%, while those of Apple are up $3.84, or 2.6%, combining for an approximately 97-point bump for the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the gain include Nike NKE, +2.73%, Home Depot HD, +2.33%, and Visa V, +2.61%. A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the benchmark results in a 6.59-point swing.

Editor’s Note: This story was auto-generated by Automated Insights, an automation technology provider, using data from Dow Jones and FactSet. See our market data terms of use.

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