Chevron, Caterpillar share losses contribute to Dow's 111-point fall

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is declining Tuesday morning with shares of Chevron and Caterpillar facing the biggest declines for the index. Shares of Chevron
CVX,
-2.85%

and Caterpillar
CAT,
-3.14%

have contributed to the blue-chip gauge’s intraday decline, as the Dow
DJIA,
-0.84%

was most recently trading 111 points, or 0.4%, lower. Chevron’s shares are off $4.14 (2.5%) while those of Caterpillar are off $4.50, or 2.4%, combining for an approximately 57-point drag on the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the decline include Dow Inc.
DOW,
-1.93%
,
3M
MMM,
-1.48%
,
and Honeywell International Inc.
HON,
-1.16%
.
A $1 move in any of the index’s 30 components equates to a 6.59-point swing.

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