Behind losses for shares of Salesforce.com Inc. and IBM, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is trading down Friday afternoon. The Dow
was most recently trading 299 points lower (-0.9%), as shares of Salesforce.com Inc.
are contributing to the index’s intraday decline. Salesforce.com Inc.’s shares have declined $11.71 (5.1%) while those of IBM have declined $2.83, or 2.3%, combining for a roughly 96-point drag on the Dow. Also contributing significantly to the decline are Chevron
and Procter & Gamble
A $1 move in any of the Dow’s 30 components equates to a 6.58-point swing.