Dow drops 150 points on losses for shares of Salesforce Inc., Chevron

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Behind declines for shares of Salesforce Inc. and Chevron, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is falling Thursday afternoon. The Dow DJIA, -0.71% was most recently trading 152 points, or 0.4%, lower, as shares of Salesforce Inc. CRM, -4.42% and Chevron CVX, -4.26% are contributing to the blue-chip gauge’s intraday decline. Salesforce Inc.’s shares have dropped $7.43 (4.0%) while those of Chevron have fallen $6.67, or 3.9%, combining for a roughly 93-point drag on the Dow. Also contributing significantly to the decline are Walt Disney DIS, -2.34%, Goldman Sachs GS, -1.89%, and Home Depot HD, -1.35%. A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the Dow results in a 6.59-point swing.