Dow Jones (DJIA) Today: Chevron (CVX) Lags

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) is trading down 113.0 points (-0.6%) at 17,833 as of Monday, Jun 29, 2015, 9:36 a.m. ET. During this time, 18.5 million shares of the 30 Dow components have changed hands vs. an average daily trading volume of 340.3 million. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 497 issues advancing vs. 2,311 declining with 188 unchanged.
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Holding back the Dow today is Chevron (NYSE: CVX), which is lagging the broader Dow index with a $1.31 decline (-1.3%) bringing the stock to $97.29. This single loss is lowering the Dow Jones Industrial Average by 9.91 points or roughly accounting for 8.8% of the Dow's overall loss. Volume for Chevron currently sits at 555,392 shares traded vs. an average daily trading volume of 6.6 million shares.

Chevron has a market cap of $184.93 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 12.1% year-to-date as of Friday's close. The stock's dividend yield sits at 4.3%.

Chevron Corporation, through its subsidiaries, engages in the petroleum, chemicals, and power and energy operations worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Upstream and Downstream.

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