Dow jumps 100 points on gains in shares of Travelers, Dow Inc.

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average is trading up Monday morning with shares of Travelers and Dow Inc. leading the way for the index. Shares of Travelers TRV, +2.22% and Dow Inc. DOW, +1.63% have contributed to the index’s intraday rally, as the Dow DJIA, +0.20% is trading 102 points higher (0.3%). Travelers’s shares are up $3.07, or 2.0%, while those of Dow Inc. are up $0.92, or 1.8%, combining for an approximately 26-point boost for the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the gain include UnitedHealth UNH, +1.91%, JPMorgan Chase JPM, +1.19%, and Caterpillar CAT, +1.27%. A $1 move in any of the benchmark’s 30 components results in a 6.59-point swing.