Dow down 314 points on losses for shares of Walgreens Boots, Home Depot

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DOW UPDATE

Behind declines for shares of Walgreens Boots and Home Depot, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is trading down Thursday morning. The Dow was most recently trading 314 points lower (-0.9%), as shares of Walgreens Boots and Home Depot are contributing to the blue-chip gauge’s intraday decline. Walgreens Boots’s shares have declined $1.04 (2.1%) while those of Home Depot are down $6.31, or 1.9%, combining for an approximately 48-point drag on the Dow. Also contributing significantly to the decline are Caterpillar UnitedHealth and Goldman Sachs A $1 move in any of the benchmark’s 30 components equates to a 6.58-point swing.

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