Microsoft, Visa share gains contribute to Dow's nearly 75-point jump

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Shares of Microsoft and Visa are trading higher Monday morning, lifting the Dow Jones Industrial Average into positive territory. The Dow was most recently trading 72 points (0.2%) higher, as shares of Microsoft and Visa are contributing to the blue-chip gauge’s intraday rally. Microsoft’s shares have climbed $4.48, or 1.9%, while those of Visa have climbed $3.55, or 1.8%, combining for a roughly 53-point bump for the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the gain include Intel American Express and Cisco A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the benchmark equates to a 6.58-point swing.

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