Dow's 233-point climb highlighted by gains for Boeing, American Express shares

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Shares of Boeing and American Express are seeing strong returns Friday morning, propelling the Dow Jones Industrial Average into positive territory. Shares of Boeing BA, +4.97% and American Express AXP, +4.14% are contributing to the index’s intraday rally, as the Dow DJIA, +1.55% is trading 233 points, or 0.7%, higher. Boeing’s shares have climbed $4.82, or 3.9%, while those of American Express have climbed $5.68 (3.7%), combining for an approximately 69-point boost for the Dow. Also contributing significantly to the gain are Salesforce Inc. CRM, +4.77%, Walt Disney DIS, +3.17%, and Goldman Sachs GS, +2.85%. A $1 move in any of the Dow’s 30 components equates to a 6.59-point swing.