Home Depot, Intel share gains contribute to Dow's 162-point climb

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Shares of Home Depot and Intel are trading higher Tuesday morning, propelling the Dow Jones Industrial Average into positive territory. The Dow DJIA, +0.49% was most recently trading 162 points (0.5%) higher, as shares of Home Depot HD, +4.22% and Intel INTC, +1.23% are contributing about 25% of the index’s intraday rally. Home Depot’s shares are up $12.15 (3.3%) while those of Intel are up $0.82 (1.6%), combining for an approximately 85-point bump for the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the gain include Nike NKE, +1.93%, UnitedHealth UNH, +1.12%, and Cisco CSCO, +0.67%. A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the Dow results in a 6.59-point swing.