Dow falls 950 points on losses in 3M, Salesforce Inc. shares

Dragged down by losses for shares of 3M and Salesforce Inc., the Dow Jones Industrial Average is slumping Friday afternoon. The Dow
DJIA,
-3.03%

was most recently trading 955 points, or 2.9%, lower, as shares of 3M
MMM,
-9.54%

and Salesforce Inc.
CRM,
-4.99%

have contributed to the blue-chip gauge’s intraday decline. 3M’s shares are down $12.92, or 9.1%, while those of Salesforce Inc. are down $9.11, or 5.2%, combining for an approximately 145-point drag on the Dow. Nike
NKE,
-4.36%
,
Intel
INTC,
-4.39%
,
and Apple Inc.
AAPL,
-3.77%

are also contributing significantly to the decline. A $1 move in any of the benchmark’s 30 components results in a 6.59-point swing.

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