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DOW UPDATE

Shares of Microsoft and Salesforce.com Inc. are posting losses Tuesday afternoon, propelling the Dow Jones Industrial Average selloff. Shares of Microsoft and Salesforce.com Inc. have contributed to the blue-chip gauge’s intraday decline, as the Dow was most recently trading 576 points (1.7%) lower. Microsoft’s shares are off $9.75 (3.3%) while those of Salesforce.com Inc. are down $7.72, or 2.8%, combining for an approximately 115-point drag on the Dow. Other components contributing significantly to the decline include Goldman Sachs Boeing and Apple Inc. A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the Dow equates to a 6.58-point swing.

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