Dow Jones (DJIA) Today: Nike (NKE) Leads The Day Higher, Intel (INTC) Lags

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) is trading up 76 points (+0.4%) at 17,966 as of Friday, Jun 26, 2015, 9:37 a.m. ET. During this time, 16.3 million shares of the 30 Dow components have changed hands vs. an average daily trading volume of 341.1 million. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,142 issues advancing vs. 1,579 declining with 255 unchanged.
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The Dow component leading the way higher looks to be Nike (NYSE: NKE), which is sporting a $4.49 gain (+4.3%) bringing the stock to $109.71. This single gain is lifting the Dow Jones Industrial Average by 33.98 points or roughly accounting for 44.7% of the Dow's overall gain. Volume for Nike currently sits at 1.3 million shares traded vs. an average daily trading volume of 2.7 million shares.

Nike has a market cap of $72.46 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 9.4% year-to-date as of Thursday's close. The stock's dividend yield sits at 1.1%.

NIKE, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, markets, and sells athletic footwear, apparel, equipment, and accessories for men, women, and kids worldwide.

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