Dow's nearly 100-point climb highlighted by gains in shares of Boeing, Honeywell International Inc.

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average is trading up Friday morning with shares of Boeing and Honeywell International Inc. seeing positive growth for the price-weighted average. The Dow DJIA, +0.24% is trading 96 points (0.3%) higher, as shares of Boeing BA, +3.23% and Honeywell International Inc. HON, +2.77% are contributing to the blue-chip gauge’s intraday rally. Boeing’s shares are up $6.06, or 2.9%, while those of Honeywell International Inc. are up $5.89, or 2.8%, combining for a roughly 79-point bump for the Dow. Also contributing significantly to the gain are Verizon Communications Inc. VZ, +1.53%, Merck MRK, +1.74%, and Walgreens Boots WBA, +2.29%. A $1 move in any of the index’s 30 components equates to a 6.59-point swing.