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August 31 Morning Report: GovCon Index Closes Friday in the Positive

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The GovCon Index ended four days of volatile trading last week with an  increase of 0.158 points to 72.983 on Friday’s close. The Dow Jones Industrial Average decreased 11.76 points to 16,643.01, the Standard & Poor’s 500 composite index gained 1.21 points to 1,988.87 and the Nasdaq composite index added 15.62 points to 4,828.33. Top Percentage Gainers ...

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August 17 Market Close: GovCon Index Closes at 30-Day High, US Stocks Up on Homebuilder Data

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The GovCon Index kicked off the week with a gain of 0.374 points to 77.344 — the Index’s highest close over a 30-day period. U.S. markets rebounded from losses in Monday’s morning session as stocks reacted negatively to data that showed a decline in manufacturing in New York State, according to Bloomberg. ...

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August 17 Morning Report: GovCon Index Up on Friday’s Close

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The GovCon Index gained 0.479 points to close at 76.970 on Friday, building more ground after three straight days of declining or flat activity. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 69.15 points to 17,477.40, the S&P 500 composite index climbed 8.15 points to 2,091.54 and the NASDAQ composite index increased 14.68 points to 5,048.23. Top Percentage Gainers Company ...

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August 14 Market Close: GovCon Index Stretches Gains, US Stocks Rebound

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The GovCon Index recovered more ground from three consecutive days of negative or neutral activity to record a gain of 0.479 points and close at 76.970. U.S. stocks swung into positive territory Friday after investors continued to react to China’s currency devaluation and data that showed consumer spending increased in July, ...

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25 Contractors Win Spots on $21B Air Force Training Systems IDIQ

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The U.S. Air Force has awarded positions on a $20.9 billion multiple-award contract to 25 companies to support warfighter training systems at USAF operating locations globally. The Defense Department said Tuesday contractors will compete for individual orders to perform design, development, production, installation, analysis, integration, test and sustainment services under ...

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August 6 Market Close: GovCon Index Declines, Media Selloff Sinks US Markets

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The GovCon Index gave up nearly half of its gains from Wednesday’s trading session to record a loss of 0.309 points and close at 76.497 Thursday. Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) led Index gainers at 6.92 percent to 76.82 after the company reported second quarter earnings and revenue that beat Wall Street expectations. Huntington Ingalls ...

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August 5 Market Close: GovCon Index Climbs, US Stocks Neutral on Oil Losses & Tech Earnings Reports

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The GovCon Index showed strong movement after three days of flat activity to record a gain of 0.672 points and close at 76.807. Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) closed up 8.80 percent to $44.01 after the Reston, Va.-based contractor reported second quarter earnings that beat Wall Street consensus estimates. U.S. stocks traded in ...

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August 4 Market Close: GovCon Index Down, US Stocks Dip on Apple Losses

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The GovCon Index mirrored slight downturns in U.S. markets during Tuesday’s trading session as it closed with a decline of 0.054 points to 73.135. Investors reacted to losses in Apple (Nasdaq: APPL) as the iPhone maker at one point traded 3.5 percent below its Monday closing price of 118.44, CNBC reported. Apple’s stock ...

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Australian Defense Simulation and Training Centre Award Cubic $18 Million Contract

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Cubic Global Defense announced Tuesday the award of a four-year, $18 million contract to assist the help the Australian Defense Simulation and Training Centre deliver simulation-based training programs. Cubic Defense Australia will provide the managed workforce solutions which will be distributed throughout Australia and shared with coalition partners in the Pacific. ...

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July 14 Market Close: GovCon Index Extends Gain Streak to 4 Days

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The GovCon Index closed in positive territory for the fourth consecutive trading session Tuesday with a gain of 0.470 points to end at 76.867. Semiconductor and biotechnology stocks drove gains in U.S. markets Thursday despite a report that said consumer purchases fell 0.3 percent in June after a 1-percent climb in May, according to Bloomberg. ...

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