Shares of Microsoft and Nike are trading higher Monday morning, lifting the Dow Jones Industrial Average into positive territory. Shares of Microsoft
are contributing to the index’s intraday rally, as the Dow
is trading 234 points (0.7%) higher. Microsoft’s shares are up $8.00 (3.0%) while those of Nike have gained $2.09, or 1.7%, combining for an approximately 66-point boost for the Dow. Salesforce
Procter & Gamble
are also contributing significantly to the gain. A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the Dow equates to a 6.59-point swing.