All 30 components of the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -2.34% are losing ground in morning trade Thursday, with just three of the components accounting for more than one-third of the Dow’s 490-point loss, enough to push the blue-chip barometer into negative territory for the year. The biggest drag was Boeing Co.’s BA, -5.68% with the shares shedding 4.5%, and the $15.48 price decline subtracting about 105 points from the Dow’s price. Next is UnitedHealth Group Inc. UNH, -3.69% with the shares down $7.29, or 2.6%, to shave about 49 points off the Dow; Apple Inc.’s stock AAPL, -3.04% was the third biggest drag, as it fell $5.06, or 2.9%, to knock about 34 points off the Dow. The Dow has now slipped 0.6% year to date, while the S&P 500 SPX, -2.19% has lost 0.7% and the Nasdaq Composite COMP, -1.79% has gained 2.4%.
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