UnitedHealth, American Express share gains lead Dow's 325-point rally

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Buoyed by positive growth for shares of UnitedHealth and American Express, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is rallying Friday morning. The Dow DJIA, +1.92% is trading 327 points higher (1.1%), as shares of UnitedHealth UNH, +5.50% and American Express AXP, +3.91% have contributed to the index’s intraday rally. UnitedHealth’s shares are up $15.02 (3.0%) while those of American Express are up $3.29 (2.4%), combining for an approximately 121-point bump for the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the gain include Walt Disney DIS, +3.12%, Goldman Sachs GS, +4.29%, and Visa V, +1.68%. A $1 move in any of the Dow’s 30 components results in a 6.59-point swing.