Boeing, Dow Inc. share losses lead Dow's 137-point fall

Behind losses for shares of Boeing and Dow Inc., the Dow Jones Industrial Average is declining Thursday morning. Shares of Boeing
BA,
-4.42%

and Dow Inc.
DOW,
-2.67%

are contributing to the blue-chip gauge’s intraday decline, as the Dow
DJIA,
-0.88%

was most recently trading 137 points, or 0.4%, lower. Boeing’s shares have dropped $4.83, or 3.0%, while those of Dow Inc. have dropped $1.25, or 2.5%, combining for a roughly 40-point drag on the Dow. Also contributing significantly to the decline are Chevron
CVX,
-2.03%
,
American Express
AXP,
-2.77%
,
and Caterpillar
CAT,
-2.29%
.
A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the index equates to a 6.59-point swing.

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