Walmart, Home Depot share gains contribute to Dow's 180-point jump

Shares of Walmart and Home Depot are seeing strong returns Tuesday afternoon, lifting the Dow Jones Industrial Average into positive territory. The Dow

is trading 180 points, or 0.5%, higher, as shares of Walmart

and Home Depot

are contributing to the index’s intraday rally. Walmart’s shares are up $7.10 (5.4%) while those of Home Depot are up $13.11, or 4.2%, combining for an approximately 133-point bump for the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the gain include Walgreens Boots
Dow Inc.
and Nike
A $1 move in any of the Dow’s 30 components equates to a 6.59-point swing.

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