Dow's nearly 100-point fall led by losses in 3M, Caterpillar shares

Behind negative returns for shares of 3M and Caterpillar, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is falling Thursday morning. Shares of 3M MMM, -0.24% and Caterpillar CAT, -0.11% have contributed to the blue-chip gauge’s intraday decline, as the Dow DJIA, +0.66% was most recently trading 92 points lower (-0.3%). 3M’s shares are off $2.33, or 1.5%, while those of Caterpillar are off $1.65, or 1.4%, combining for a roughly 27-point drag on the Dow. Goldman Sachs GS, -0.03%, Walgreens Boots WBA, -0.02%, and UnitedHealth UNH, +0.59% are also contributing significantly to the decline. A $1 move in any of the index’s 30 components equates to a 6.78-point swing.

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