Boeing, Salesforce Inc. share gains contribute to Dow's nearly 100-point climb

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is climbing Wednesday morning with shares of Boeing and Salesforce Inc. leading the way for the index. Shares of Boeing
BA,
+2.36%

and Salesforce Inc.
CRM,
+2.47%

are contributing to the blue-chip gauge’s intraday rally, as the Dow
DJIA,
+0.49%

is trading 97 points, or 0.3%, higher. Boeing’s shares have risen $3.64 (2.3%) while those of Salesforce Inc. are up $3.73 (2.1%), combining for a roughly 49-point boost for the Dow. Walt Disney
DIS,
+1.85%
,
American Express
AXP,
+0.97%
,
and Nike
NKE,
+1.45%

are also contributing significantly to the gain. A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the index equates to a 6.59-point swing.

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