Home Depot, Walmart share losses lead Dow's 60-point drop

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Behind negative returns for shares of Home Depot and Walmart, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is declining Wednesday morning. The Dow was most recently trading 60 points, or 0.2%, lower, as shares of Home Depot and Walmart have contributed to the index’s intraday decline. Home Depot’s shares are down $6.39 (2.2%) while those of Walmart are off $2.41 (1.7%), combining for an approximately 58-point drag on the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the decline include Walgreens Boots Coca-Cola and Verizon A $1 move in any of the Dow’s 30 components results in a 6.59-point swing.

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