In early trading on Thursday, shares of Microsoft Corporation ( MSFT ) topped the list of the day’s best performing Dow Jones Industrial Average components, trading up 0.5%. Year to date, Microsoft Corporation registers a 23.6% gain.
And the worst performing Dow component thus far on the day is Walt Disney ( DIS ), trading down 1.4%. Walt Disney is lower by about 6.7% looking at the year to date performance. Two other components making moves today are Verizon Communications ( VZ ), trading down 1.0%, and Apple ( AAPL ), trading up 0.4% on the day.
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