Dow up 100 points on gains for Chevron, Goldman Sachs shares

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Shares of Chevron and Goldman Sachs are trading higher Tuesday morning, propelling the Dow Jones Industrial Average into positive territory. Shares of Chevron CVX, +1.79% and Goldman Sachs GS, +0.97% are contributing to the index’s intraday rally, as the Dow DJIA, +0.24% was most recently trading 103 points, or 0.3%, higher. Chevron’s shares are up $2.40, or 2.1%, while those of Goldman Sachs are up $6.70 (1.7%), combining for an approximately 60-point boost for the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the gain include Merck MRK, +1.37%, Travelers TRV, +1.58%, and Dow Inc. DOW, +0.73%. A $1 move in any of the benchmark’s 30 components results in a 6.59-point swing.