Microsoft, Apple Inc. share losses contribute to Dow’s 34-point fall


Behind negative returns for shares of Microsoft and Apple Inc., the Dow Jones Industrial Average is declining Friday afternoon. The Dow
DJIA,
-0.19%

was most recently trading 34 points (0.1%) lower, as shares of Microsoft
MSFT,
-2.03%

and Apple Inc.
AAPL,
-2.12%

have contributed to the index’s intraday decline. Microsoft’s shares are off $4.60 (2.1%) while those of Apple Inc. have dropped $9.53 (2.1%), combining for a roughly 97-point drag on the Dow. Also contributing significantly to the decline are Intel
INTC,
-1.65%
,
Visa
V,
-1.38%
,
and Chevron
CVX,
-1.42%
.
A $1 move in any of the Dow’s 30 components results in a 6.86-point swing.


Editor’s Note: This story was auto-generated by Automated Insights using data from Dow Jones and FactSet. See our market data terms of use.



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