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Sept. 18, 2020, 12:19 p.m. EDT

Dow drops 81 points on losses for Apple Inc., Microsoft shares

By MarketWatch Automation

Dragged down by declines for shares of Apple Inc. and Microsoft, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is declining Friday afternoon. Shares of Apple Inc. (NAS:AAPL) and Microsoft (NAS:MSFT) are contributing to the index's intraday decline, as the Dow (DOW:DJIA) was most recently trading 81 points, or 0.3%, lower. Apple Inc.'s shares have fallen $2.95 (2.7%) while those of Microsoft are down $3.82 (1.9%), combining for a roughly 45-point drag on the Dow. Boeing (NYS:BA) , Intel (NAS:INTC) , and Cisco (NAS:CSCO) are also contributing significantly to the decline. A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the Dow results in a 6.58-point swing.

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