Dow Inc., Walgreens Boots share losses lead Dow's 200-point fall

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Shares of Dow Inc. and Walgreens Boots are seeing declines Thursday afternoon, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average into negative territory. The Dow DJIA, -0.94% was most recently trading 207 points (0.6%) lower, as shares of Dow Inc. DOW, -6.00% and Walgreens Boots WBA, -2.72% are contributing to the index’s intraday decline. Dow Inc.’s shares have declined $3.44 (5.3%) while those of Walgreens Boots have fallen $1.24, or 2.3%, combining for an approximately 31-point drag on the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the decline include Merck MRK, -1.60%, Amgen Inc. AMGN, -1.44%, and Home Depot HD, -1.38%. A $1 move in any of the index’s 30 components results in a 6.58-point swing.