Shares of Microsoft and Intel are posting strong returns Thursday morning, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average into positive territory. Shares of Microsoft
are contributing to the index’s intraday rally, as the Dow
is trading 111 points, or 0.3%, higher. Microsoft’s shares have gained $4.01, or 1.6%, while those of Intel are up $0.40, or 1.6%, combining for a roughly 29-point bump for the Dow. Also contributing significantly to the gain are Goldman Sachs
and Walgreens Boots
A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the Dow results in a 6.59-point swing.