Dow's 175-point drop led by losses in Visa, Verizon Communications Inc. stocks

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Shares of Visa and Verizon Communications Inc. are trading lower Monday afternoon, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average into negative territory. The Dow was most recently trading 177 points (0.5%) lower, as shares of Visa and Verizon Communications Inc. have contributed to the blue-chip gauge’s intraday decline. Visa’s shares have fallen $4.70 (2.0%) while those of Verizon Communications Inc. are down $1.02 (1.9%), combining for an approximately 38-point drag on the Dow. JPMorgan Chase Goldman Sachs and Walt Disney are also contributing significantly to the decline. A $1 move in any one of the 30 components of the index results in a 6.58-point swing.

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