Caterpillar, Visa share losses lead Dow's nearly 250-point drop

Shares of Caterpillar and Visa are trading lower Tuesday morning, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average into negative territory. Shares of Caterpillar
CAT,
-3.64%

and Visa
V,
-2.08%

are contributing to the blue-chip gauge’s intraday decline, as the Dow
DJIA,
-0.53%

was most recently trading 242 points (0.7%) lower. Caterpillar’s shares are down $8.63, or 4.4%, while those of Visa have fallen $5.44 (2.6%), combining for an approximately 93-point drag on the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the decline include Boeing
BA,
-2.72%
,
Intel
INTC,
-1.87%
,
and Nike
NKE,
-1.31%
.
A $1 move in any of the index’s 30 components results in a 6.59-point swing.

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