Dow falls 187 points on losses for Dow Inc., Chevron stocks

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Shares of Dow Inc. and Chevron are trading lower Wednesday morning, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average into negative territory. Shares of Dow Inc. DOW, -3.27% and Chevron CVX, -1.85% have contributed to the blue-chip gauge’s intraday decline, as the Dow DJIA, -1.33% was most recently trading 187 points (0.6%) lower. Dow Inc.’s shares are off $1.32 (2.2%) while those of Chevron are off $1.38, or 1.3%, combining for a roughly 18-point drag on the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the decline include UnitedHealth UNH, -1.69%, Boeing BA, -2.22%, and Cisco CSCO, -2.72%. A $1 move in any of the index’s 30 components results in a 6.58-point swing.