In early trading on Thursday, shares of Salesforce.com (CRM) topped the list of the day's best performing Dow Jones Industrial Average components, trading up 4.0%. Year to date, Salesforce.com registers a 21.2% gain.
And the worst performing Dow component thus far on the day is Microsoft (MSFT), trading up 0.2%. Microsoft is showing a gain of 34.5% looking at the year to date performance.
Two other components making moves today are Amgen (AMGN), trading up 0.4%, and American Express (AXP), trading up 2.1% on the day.
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