Dow climbs 262 points on gains in Walgreens Boots, JPMorgan Chase shares

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average is trading up Thursday morning with shares of Walgreens Boots and JPMorgan Chase seeing positive growth for the price-weighted average. Shares of Walgreens Boots and JPMorgan Chase have contributed to the index’s intraday rally, as the Dow is trading 262 points, or 0.8%, higher. Walgreens Boots’s shares are up $2.96 (6.9%) while those of JPMorgan Chase have gained $4.58, or 3.5%, combining for a roughly 50-point bump for the Dow. Apple Inc. Goldman Sachs and Microsoft are also contributing significantly to the gain. A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the benchmark equates to a 6.58-point swing.

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