Dragged down by negative returns for shares of Apple Inc. and Home Depot, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is down Tuesday morning. The Dow
was most recently trading 205 points lower (-0.7%), as shares of Apple Inc.
and Home Depot
are contributing to the blue-chip gauge’s intraday decline. Apple Inc.’s shares have fallen $5.66, or 4.5%, while those of Home Depot have declined $12.01 (4.3%), combining for an approximately 116-point drag on the Dow. Salesforce.com Inc.
are also contributing significantly to the decline. A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the Dow equates to a 6.58-point swing.