Dow Inc., Exxon Mobil share losses contribute to Dow's 339-point drop

Dragged down by negative returns for shares of Dow Inc. and Exxon Mobil, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is in selloff mode Wednesday afternoon. The Dow DJIA, -1.37% was most recently trading 339 points lower (-1.4%), as shares of Dow Inc. DOW, -8.62% and Exxon Mobil XOM, -4.80% have contributed to the index’s intraday decline. Dow Inc.’s shares are off $3.08 (8.7%) while those of Exxon Mobil have declined $2.16 (5.1%), combining for a roughly 36-point drag on the Dow. Also contributing significantly to the decline are Walgreens Boots WBA, -4.78%, Travelers TRV, -4.63%, and JPMorgan Chase JPM, -4.62%. A $1 move in any of the index’s 30 components results in a 6.86-point swing.

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