16 Jan Dow Movers: GE, MRK
In early trading on Tuesday, shares of Merck ( MRK ) topped the list of the day’s best performing Dow Jones Industrial Average components, trading up 5.9%. Year to date, Merck registers a 10.4% gain.
And the worst performing Dow component thus far on the day is General Electric ( GE ), trading down 3.8%. General Electric is showing a gain of 3.4% looking at the year to date performance.Two other components making moves today are Verizon Communications ( VZ ), trading down 0.2%, and Boeing ( BA ), trading up 2.6% on the day.
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