3M, Amgen Inc. share losses lead Dow's 300-point drop

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DOW UPDATE

Shares of 3M and Amgen Inc. are seeing declines Tuesday morning, dragging the Dow Jones Industrial Average into negative territory. Shares of 3M and Amgen Inc. have contributed to the index’s intraday decline, as the Dow was most recently trading 304 points lower (-0.9%). 3M’s shares have fallen $5.79 (3.0%) while those of Amgen Inc. have declined $6.16 (2.7%), combining for an approximately 79-point drag on the Dow. Also contributing significantly to the decline are Boeing Merck and Honeywell International Inc. A $1 move in any of the Dow’s 30 components results in a 6.58-point swing.

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