Dow's 219-point fall led by losses in shares of Chevron, Caterpillar

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is down Tuesday morning with shares of Chevron and Caterpillar facing the biggest setback for the index. The Dow
DJIA,
-0.76%

was most recently trading 219 points lower (-0.7%), as shares of Chevron
CVX,
-2.92%

and Caterpillar
CAT,
-2.52%

have contributed to the index’s intraday decline. Chevron’s shares have declined $4.88 (3.0%) while those of Caterpillar are down $5.63, or 2.9%, combining for an approximately 69-point drag on the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the decline include Dow Inc.
DOW,
-1.90%
,
3M
MMM,
-1.92%
,
and Intel
INTC,
-1.32%
.
A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the Dow results in a 6.59-point swing.

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