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Stu Shea Elected to Board of Trustees at Riverside Research

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TYSONS CORNER, VA June 29, 2015 — GovCon Executive reported Friday on Riverside Research announcing Stu Shea being elected as the newest member of the company’s board of trustees. The appointment is a nod to Shea’s 30 years of leadership, strategy and business development experience in the government contracting space, Riverside Research ...

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SAIC Joins Red Hat Cloud Partner Program; Lynne Chamberlain-O’Neill Comments

Lynne Chamberlain-O'Neill

TYSONS CORNER, VA June 22, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — ExecutiveBiz reported Friday on Science Applications International Corp. joining the Red Hat (NYSE: RHT) Advanced Partner Program to bring open source to its cloud offering for clients. “The backbone of much cloud computing is open source,” Lynne Chamberlain-O’Neill, vice president ...

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June 16 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Rebound

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The GovCon Index recovered some losses incurred from the previous day’s session to record a gain of 0.444 points and close at 76.250 Tuesday. ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT) led all Index gainers with a 3.94-percent jump after the company said it would purchase cybersecurity consulting firm KCG. According to the Wall Street Journal, ...

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June 15 Market Close: Greece Fears Send GovCon Index, US Stocks to Decline

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The GovCon Index mirrored across-the-board declines in U.S. markets Thursday with a loss of 0.529 points to close at 75.809. Health Net (NYSE: HNT), Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) and Serco Group were the only Index companies to see gains — respectively at 2.68 percent, 2.26 percent and 0.804 percent. ...

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June 8 Morning Report: GovCon Index Up on Friday’s Close

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The GovCon Index closed Friday on positive territory 0.035 points at 75.953.   The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 56.12 points to 17,849.46, the Standard & Poor’s 500 composite index fell 3.01 points to 2,092.83 and the NASDAQ composite index was up 9.33 points to 5,068.46. Top Percentage Gainers   Company   $ Stock ...

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June 3 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Climb on Trade Deficit Data

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The GovCon Index mirrored the U.S. stock market’s rebound Wednesday to record a gain of 0.379 points and close at 77.048. Investors reacted to the latest Commerce Department report that showed the U.S. trade deficit shrunk 19.2 percent in April to represent the figure’s largest fall in more than six years, according ...

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June 1: GovCon Index Rises, Stocks Gain on Manufacturing Data

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The GovCon Index started the week with a close in positive territory — a gain of 2.498 points, or 3.361 percent, to end the day at 76.805. Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL), the Iowa-based avionics maker, replaced the Exelis as an Index company Monday to maintain the number of listed companies at 30. U.S. stocks climbed after ...

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May 28 Market Close: GovCon Index Flat, Greece News & Jobless Data Send US Stocks Down

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The GovCon Index hovered Thursday’s trading session in neutral territory and closed with a nominal gain of 0.007 points to 74.763. U.S. investors showed concerns over conflicting statements from the European Union and Greece’s government leaders over that country’s debt negotiations with Eurozone and international creditors, according to Reuters. Reuters also ...

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May 27 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Rebound as Investors Eye Dollar & Greece News

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The GovCon Index ended a three-day streak of declines Wednesday as it closed up 0.648 points to end the trading session at 74.834. Bond yields and the U.S. dollar rose on comments from Greece Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said negotiations with the Eurozone on the country’s debt situation are in the “final stretch,” ...

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SAIC, Penobscot Bay Media Awarded GSA Mentor-Protege of the Year

Nazzic Keene

TYSONS CORNER, VA May 27, 2015 — GovCon Executive reported Tuesday on the General Services Administration recognizing Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) for its mentor-protege agreement with Penobscot Bay Media with the Mentor-Protege of the Year Award. “PenBay Media is a high-quality team member, as a subcontractor and a ...

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