By MarketWatch Automation
The Dow Jones Industrial Average is falling Thursday afternoon with shares of 3M and IBM facing the biggest setback for the index. The Dow /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.45% was most recently trading 276 points (0.9%) lower, as shares of 3M /zigman2/quotes/205029460/composite MMM +0.81% and IBM /zigman2/quotes/203856914/composite IBM -0.26% have contributed to the index's intraday decline. 3M's shares have declined $4.27 (3.7%) while those of IBM are down $3.74 (3.0%), combining for a roughly 53-point drag on the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the decline include Walgreens Boots /zigman2/quotes/203410933/composite WBA -0.24% , Verizon Communications Inc. /zigman2/quotes/204980236/composite VZ +0.26% , and JPMorgan Chase /zigman2/quotes/205971034/composite JPM +0.19% . A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the index equates to a 6.59-point swing.