Behind positive gains for shares of Intel and Salesforce, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is climbing Wednesday afternoon. Shares of Intel
have contributed to the blue-chip gauge’s intraday rally, as the Dow
is trading 123 points, or 0.4%, higher. Intel’s shares are up $0.87, or 3.1%, while those of Salesforce have gained $4.69, or 2.8%, combining for a roughly 37-point boost for the Dow. Microsoft
are also contributing significantly to the gain. A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the benchmark results in a 6.59-point swing.