Dow Jones (DJIA) Today: JPMorgan Chase (JPM) Higher

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) is trading up 58 points (+0.3%) at 18,058 as of Thursday, Jun 11, 2015, 11:36 a.m. ET. During this time, 99.7 million shares of the 30 Dow components have changed hands vs. an average daily trading volume of 353.8 million. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,766 issues advancing vs. 1,186 declining with 175 unchanged.
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The Dow component leading the way higher looks to be JPMorgan Chase (NYSE: JPM), which is sporting a 28-cent gain (+0.4%) bringing the stock to $68.54. This single gain is lifting the Dow Jones Industrial Average by 2.12 points or roughly accounting for 3.7% of the Dow's overall gain. Volume for JPMorgan Chase currently sits at 5.9 million shares traded vs. an average daily trading volume of 14.5 million shares.

JPMorgan Chase has a market cap of $249.31 billion and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are up 9.1% year-to-date as of Wednesday's close. The stock's dividend yield sits at 2.6%.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. provides various financial services worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Consumer & Community Banking, Corporate & Investment Bank, Commercial Banking, and Asset Management.

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