By MarketWatch Automation
Behind declines for shares of Cisco and Amgen Inc., the Dow Jones Industrial Average is falling Tuesday afternoon. The Dow /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.66% was most recently trading 178 points, or 0.5%, lower, as shares of Cisco /zigman2/quotes/209509471/composite CSCO +1.89% and Amgen Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209157011/composite AMGN +1.16% have contributed to the blue-chip gauge's intraday decline. Cisco's shares are down $1.18 (2.2%) while those of Amgen Inc. are off $4.97 (2.0%), combining for an approximately 40-point drag on the Dow. Also contributing significantly to the decline are Intel /zigman2/quotes/203649727/composite INTC +0.84% , Coca-Cola /zigman2/quotes/209159848/composite KO -0.06% , and Microsoft /zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite MSFT +1.09% . A $1 move in any of the benchmark's 30 components results in a 6.58-point swing.