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November 28 Market Close: GovCon Index Down as Post-Election Rally Pauses

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Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index ended its six-day win streak Monday as U.S. stocks also took a break from the post-election rally after a stretch that saw equities post three straight weekly gains. GovCon Index decliners edged gainers and six of its 11 S&P 500 components advanced with General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) the …

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Leidos’ Roger Krone Joins Board of Governors at Aerospace Industries Association

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 22, 2016 —  Aerospace Industries Association has elected Roger Krone, Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) chairman and CEO, to its executive board of governors for 2017, GovCon Executive reported Friday. Krone will join Boeing (NYSE: BA) CEO Dennis Muilenburg and Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) CEO Thomas Kennedy, who will respectively serve as …

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Harris’ Falcon III Radio Receives NSA Certification to Utilize MUOS Waveform

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 18, 2016 — Harris (NYSE: HRS) has received certification from the National Security Agency to allow the Falcon III AN/PRC-117G manpack radio system to operate with the Defense Department‘s Mobile User Objective System waveform, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the AN/PRC-117G can now utilize the MUOS waveform in efforts to …

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November 14 Market Close: GovCon Index Posts 4th Straight 1%-Plus Gain, AECOM Surges on CEO’s Infrastructure Comments

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Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index added at least 1 full percent for a fourth consecutive session Monday to new all-time high as defense primes continued to lead gainers and construction company AECOM (NYSE: ACM) also climbed after its CEO offered investors a positive outlook on U.S. infrastructure spending. GovCon Index gainers outnumbered …

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Harris’ Antenna Reflectors Unveiled Onboard Navy MUOS-5 Satellite

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 10, 2016 — Two Harris-built (NYSE: HRS) unfurlable mesh antenna reflectors are part of the U.S. Navy‘s fifth Mobile User Objective System satellite and have been deployed Oct. 30, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Harris said Tuesday it provides a 45-foot and an 18-foot antenna per satellite on the MUOS …

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Harris to Continue Clinical Data Mgmt Support for NCI; Carl D’Alessandro Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 9, 2016 — The National Cancer Institute has awarded Harris (NYSE: HRS) a five-year, $43 million contract to extend the latter’s data management support for the center’s intramural clinical trials program, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Harris said Monday it will provide clinical data management, quality assurance, clinical audit, systems …

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November 9 Intraday Special Report: GovCon Index Up 4% & Surging Toward Largest One-Day Climb, Defense Primes Pace Gains

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As of 11:15 a.m. Eastern time, Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index is trading up 4 percent and on pace to record its largest one-day gain since its October 2014 inception as investors have snapped up shares in large defense primes after the upset victory by Donald Trump in the U.S. presidential …

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November 7 Market Close: GovCon Index Posts 2% Election Eve Rally as Markets Gain Vote Certainty

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Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index recorded its best one-day gain in seven weeks Monday with a 2-percent gain that mirrored across-the-board rallies by U.S. stocks as investors welcomed the FBI‘s weekend letter to reiterate the agency’s stance that Hillary Clinton’s email usage was not a crime. The U.S. stock bellwether S&P 500 composite index also barely …

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Harris Secures $53M Air Force Counter Communication System Modernization Contract

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 7, 2016 — The U.S. Air Force has awarded a Harris (NYSE: HRS) subsidiary a $53 million firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to modernize the military branch’s ground-based counter communication system, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Harris Space and Intelligence Systems will update the Block 10.1 systems to the Block 10.2 …

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November 7 Morning Report: GovCon Index Enters Election Eve on 6-Week Losing Streak

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Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index enters the eve of the U.S. presidential election on a six-week streak of declines with Friday’s close at 78.088, up 0.024 points from Thursday. Both the GCI and U.S. stock market at-large have felt effects of election-related uncertainty among investors over the past month with frequent swings …

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