The Dow rises +72.46 (+0.54%) to 13,485.97.
The Dow had 6 stocks in negative territory, 1 unchanged and 23 winners.
The winners were led by GE, INTC, BAC, KO and DIS.
Looooosers were WMT, T, UTX, BA, CAT and MSFT.
Unchanged was PG.
HP (HPQ) shares fell 2%, after investment bank Jefferies downgraded the computer maker’s stock and lowered its target price.
The dollar was up against the euro, but fell versus the British pound and Japanese yen.
Oil for November delivery gained $1.32 cents to $91.30 a barrel.
Gold futures for December delivery jumped $15.60 to $1,769.20 an ounce.
The price on the benchmark 10-year U.S. Treasury dropped, pushing the yield up slightly to 1.63% from 1.62% late Wednesday.