The Dow Jones Industrial Average is declining Tuesday afternoon with shares of Home Depot and Apple Inc. delivering the stiffest headwinds for the blue-chip average. Shares of Home Depot
and Apple Inc.
have contributed to the blue-chip gauge’s intraday decline, as the Dow
was most recently trading 157 points (0.5%) lower. Home Depot’s shares are down $12.69 (4.6%) while those of Apple Inc. are off $4.00, or 3.2%, combining for an approximately 110-point drag on the Dow. Salesforce.com Inc.
are also contributing significantly to the decline. A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the benchmark results in a 6.58-point swing.