UnitedHealth, IBM share losses lead Dow's 50-point drop

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average is falling Thursday afternoon with shares of UnitedHealth and IBM seeing the biggest drops for the index. The Dow DJIA, -0.47% was most recently trading 55 points, or 0.2%, lower, as shares of UnitedHealth UNH, -4.11% and IBM IBM, -2.02% are contributing to the blue-chip gauge’s intraday decline. UnitedHealth’s shares have dropped $18.25, or 3.7%, while those of IBM have declined $2.63 (1.9%), combining for a roughly 138-point drag on the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the decline include Walgreens Boots WBA, -2.89%, Apple Inc. AAPL, -1.67%, and Procter & Gamble PG, -0.84%. A $1 move in any of the Dow’s 30 components results in a 6.59-point swing.