Dow Today: Boeing (BA) Lower

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) is trading down 120.0 points (-0.7%) at 16,963 as of Friday, Jul 25, 2014, 10:36 a.m. ET. During this time, 59 million shares of the 30 Dow components have changed hands vs. an average daily trading volume of 305.3 million. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 990 issues advancing vs. 1,868 declining with 199 unchanged.
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Holding back the Dow today is Boeing (NYSE: BA), which is lagging the broader Dow index with a 63-cent decline (-0.5%) bringing the stock to $123.77. This single loss is lowering the Dow Jones Industrial Average by 4.77 points or roughly accounting for 4% of the Dow's overall loss. Volume for Boeing currently sits at 1.3 million shares traded vs. an average daily trading volume of 3.7 million shares.

Boeing has a market cap of $92.4 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and aerospace/defense industry. Shares are down 8.9% year-to-date as of Thursday's close. The stock's dividend yield sits at 2.3%.

The Boeing Company, together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, manufactures, sells, services, and supports commercial jetliners, military aircraft, satellites, missile defense, human space flight, and launch systems and services worldwide.

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