Boeing leads Dow lower; other indexes mixed
Published 01/17/2013, The Jamestown Sun
More problems for Boeing’s 787 sent the aircraft maker’s stock down sharply Wednesday, dragging the Dow Jones industrial average lower. Japan’s two biggest airlines grounded all their Boeing 787s for safety checks Wednesday after one was forced to make an emergency landing. The plane, known as the Dreamliner, has been plagued by a series of problems this year, including a battery fire and fuel leaks. Boeing’s stock sank $2.60 to $74.34, a loss of 3 percent.Word count: 589
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