By MarketWatch Automation
Dragged down by losses for shares of Apple Inc. and Microsoft, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is in selloff mode Thursday afternoon. Shares of Apple Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202934861/composite AAPL +0.09% and Microsoft /zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite MSFT +0.82% are contributing to the index's intraday decline, as the Dow /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.18% was most recently trading 358 points, or 1.3%, lower. Apple Inc.'s shares have declined $18.35, or 4.7%, while those of Microsoft have declined $8.58, or 4.0%, combining for an approximately 185-point drag on the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the decline include Dow Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203121064/composite DOW -0.77% , Travelers /zigman2/quotes/206313935/composite TRV -0.32% , and Boeing /zigman2/quotes/208579720/composite BA +1.33% . A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the Dow results in a 6.86-point swing.