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February 5 Market Close: GovCon Index Tumbles 1%, S&P Down 2% on Tech Losses & Jobs Data

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The GovCon Index tumbled back into a correction Friday at a decline of 1.349 percent to 70.204 as U.S. investors reacted to the latest jobs report with a view toward whether the Federal Reserve would raise interest rates again this year. For the week, the Index posted a decline of …

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Rockwell Collins Inks Deal to Purchase Christie’s Matrix Projector Line

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Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) has agreed to buy Christie Digital Systems’ Matrix series of projectors for an undisclosed sum in an effort to complement its training projectors and simulation offerings to aviation and military clients. The deal covers Christie’s Matrix SIM and Matrix StIM projectors and other software tools and is …

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Weekly Roundup Jan. 18 – Jan. 22 2016: Analysts Call Defense Stocks Steady in Wild Market & more

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Jan. 18 – Jan. 22 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Volatility in financial markets has become a fact of life all over the world and has sent investors questioning where the opportunities are in the midst of headwinds such as declining …

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Rockwell Collins Raises FY 2016 Earnings Guidance on 1Q Beat; Govt Sales Down 13%

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Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) — one of 30 companies listed on Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index — has reported earnings per share of $1.21 for the first quarter of the company’s 2016 fiscal year to exceed Wall Street analyst expectations by 21 cents. Profit for the Cedar Rapids, Iowa-based avionics contractor …

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January 21 Market Close: GovCon Index Enters Correction With 1% Decline, US Stocks Rise on Oil Gains

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The GovCon Index suffered a loss of 1.324 percent to 70.492 Thursday driven by a plunge in Engility Holdings (NYSE: EGL) shares after the contractor issued fiscal year 2016 guidance that forecasts a sharp drop in earnings from 2015 outlook. Chantilly, Va.-based Engility’s 2016 guidance sees earnings of between $1.00 …

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December 30 Market Close: GovCon Index Retreats on 2015’s Last Full Trading Day, Traders Return to Oil Focus

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The GovCon Index held in negative territory throughout Wednesday and closed at a loss of 0.621 points to 77.761 as U.S. markets continued to be weighed down by oil price declines in both of the commodity’s major benchmarks. On a year-to-date basis, the Index remains above the 10-percent mark for a gain against declines in …

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December 21 Market Close: GovCon Index Turns Around Two-Day Slump

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The GovCon Index rode the markets up and closed at 76.181, up 0.906%. The markets experienced a roller coaster throughout the trading day but ended positive with strong movement the last 30 minutes of the trading day. Copper and gold were up on news that China may add to the stimulus. …

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November 23 Morning Report: GovCon Index Posts 5.45% Climb in Strongest Week of 4QTD

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The GovCon Index closed Friday with a gain of 0.710 points to 79.650 and capped its strongest week for the quarter so far with a 5.45-percent climb. The Index’s strong performance over the past week follows increased activity in the defense sector, with Navistar International (NYSE: NAV), Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL), Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: …

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