Shares in UnitedHealth and Pfizer recorded positive momentum on Wednesday morning, dropping the Dow Jones Industrial Average into positive territory. The Dow
DJIA, + 0.58%
trades at 153 points or 0.5% more than UnitedHealth shares
UNH, + 2.50%
PFE, + 1.59%
contribute to the intraday rally of the blue chip display. UnitedHealth shares rose $ 5.08 or 1.7%, while Pfizer shares rose $ 0.63 or 1.6%, an increase of around 39 points for the Dow. Merck also made a significant contribution to the profit
MRK, + 1.50%.
IBM, + 1.39%.
MCD, + 1.17%,
A $ 1 move in one of the 30 components of the benchmark leads to a swing of 6.78 points.