Dow's 575-point drop led by losses for Microsoft, Salesforce.com Inc. stocks

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DOW UPDATE

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is in a selloff Tuesday afternoon with shares of Microsoft and Salesforce.com Inc. facing the biggest drops for the blue-chip average. Shares of Microsoft and Salesforce.com Inc. are contributing to the index’s intraday decline, as the Dow was most recently trading 575 points (1.7%) lower. Microsoft’s shares are down $9.01 (3.1%) while those of Salesforce.com Inc. have dropped $7.50 (2.7%), combining for a roughly 109-point drag on the Dow. Also contributing significantly to the decline are Goldman Sachs Home Depot and Boeing A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the Dow results in a 6.58-point swing.

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