Shares of UnitedHealth and American Express are seeing declines Friday afternoon, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average into negative territory. The Dow DJIA, -0.25% was most recently trading 109 points (0.4%) lower, as shares of UnitedHealth UNH, -1.16% and American Express AXP, -1.36% have contributed to the blue-chip gauge’s intraday decline. UnitedHealth’s shares have declined $5.96, or 1.7%, while those of American Express have dropped $1.34 (1.4%), combining for an approximately 48-point drag on the Dow. Caterpillar CAT, -0.97%, Home Depot HD, -0.86%, and Goldman Sachs GS, -0.94% are also contributing significantly to the decline. A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the index results in a 6.58-point swing.
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