Behind constructive progress for shares of Johnson & Johnson and Amgen Inc., the Dow Jones Industrial Common is climbing Thursday afternoon. The Dow
was most just lately buying and selling 129 factors, or 0.4%, greater, as shares of Johnson & Johnson
and Amgen Inc.
have contributed to the index’s intraday rally. Johnson & Johnson’s shares are up $3.96 (2.5%) whereas these of Amgen Inc. are up $5.27, or 2.2%, combining for an roughly 61-point increase for the Dow. Merck
are additionally contributing considerably to the achieve. A $1 transfer in any of the benchmark’s 30 elements leads to a 6.59-point swing.