Walmart, Home Depot share gains contribute to Dow's 367-point rally

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is rallying Tuesday afternoon with shares of Walmart and Home Depot seeing positive growth for the index. Shares of Walmart
WMT,
+5.46%

and Home Depot
HD,
+4.21%

are contributing to the blue-chip gauge’s intraday rally, as the Dow
DJIA,
+0.57%

is trading 367 points, or 1.1%, higher. Walmart’s shares are up $8.18 (6.2%) while those of Home Depot have risen $16.17 (5.1%), combining for a roughly 160-point boost for the Dow. Also contributing significantly to the gain are Walgreens Boots
WBA,
+1.75%
,
Dow Inc.
DOW,
+1.40%
,
and Nike
NKE,
+1.26%
.
A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the Dow equates to a 6.59-point swing.

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