In early trading on Thursday, shares of Visa (V) topped the list of the day's best performing Dow Jones Industrial Average components, trading up 1.4%. Year to date, Visa registers a 34.5% gain.
And the worst performing Dow component thus far on the day is Dow (DOW), trading down 2.5%. Dow is lower by about 8.2% looking at the year to date performance.
Two other components making moves today are Caterpillar (CAT), trading down 2.1%, and American Express (AXP), trading up 1.3% on the day.