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June 10 Market Close: GovCon Index Rises 1%, Bank Gains Lift US Market

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The GovCon Index bounced back from a two-day stretch of losses Wednesday to record a gain of 1.675 percent — or 0.944 points — and close at 76.252. U.S. stocks rose with banks and financial stocks as among the drivers of Wednesday’s trading activity and investors also cheered news that Greece and ...

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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 2 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Trade in Narrow Range as Greece Debt Pact Emerges

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The GovCon Index closed with a nominal loss Tuesday and finished at a slight decline of 0.116 points to end at 76.67. U.S. stock indices ended Tuesday’s trading session with nominal declines as investors learned Greece and its creditors have agreed on a new deal to present this week, according to CNBC. The Dow ...

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Serco Group Appoints Former Centrica CEO Roy Gardner Chairman

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Roy Gardner, formerly group chief executive of Centrica, will join the Serco Group board of directors as the non-executive chairman and successor to the retiring Alastair Lyons on July 1. The company said Thursday Gardner will first serve as a non-executive director on the board beginning June 1 as part of a one-month ...

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May 11 Morning Report: GovCon Index Posts Friday Gains

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The GovCon Index rallied 1.046 percent to close Friday at 73.943, recovering four days of losses in a row for the week. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 1.49 percent to 18,191.11, the Standard & Poor’s 500 composite index jumped 1.35 percent to 2,116.09 and the NASDAQ composite index rose 1.17 percent to 5,003.55. Top Percentage Gainers ...

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April 27 Morning Report: GovCon Index Down on Friday’s Close

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The GovCon Index closed down 0.238 points at 75.901 on Friday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 21.45 points to 18,080.14, the Standard & Poor’s 500 composite index climbed 4.77 points to 2,117.70 and the NASDAQ composite index gained 36.02 points to 5,092.08. Top Percentage Gainers   Company   Stock Price   $ Change   % Change   Serco Inc. ...

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Serco’s US Arm Lands Navy Cost, Engineering Analysis IDIQ; Dan Allen Comments

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Serco Inc. will continue to perform cost and engineering analyses on the U.S. Navy’s projects under a $20 million contract. The British contractor’s North American subsidiary will work with the Navy, Army, Air Force and Defense Department to negotiate for lower-priced weapons systems and parts under the Price Fighters program, Serco said Friday. “As ...

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Serco’s US Arm Lands $187M in FAA Air Traffic Control Mgmt Contracts; Dan Allen Comments

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The North American subsidiary of Serco Group has been awarded two contracts worth up to $187 million combined to help the Federal Aviation Administration carry out air traffic control work in 11 states across the U.S.’ western region. Serco Inc. will assign air traffic control specialists and safety managers to 58 towers under the FAA’s Contract Tower program ...

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April 6 Morning Report: GovCon Index Slightly Up on Thursday’s Close

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The GovCon Index slightly increased on the last trading day before Easter weekend, up 0.062 points to close at 68.657. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 65.06 points to 17,763.24, the Standard & Poor’s 500 composite index gained 7.27 points to 2,066.96 and the NASDAQ composite index rose 6.71 points to 4,886.94. Top Percentage Gainers   Company   ...

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March 23 Morning Report: GovCon Index Closes Friday with Gains

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The GovCon Index posted gains of 0.817 points (1.152%) Friday to close at 70.116, with majority of index companies reporting an increase in stock prices. Reports that Greece could receive additional funding from the European Union saw the U.S. dollar weaken versus the Euro, according to Bloomberg. The Dow Jones Industrial Average increased 168.36 points to 18,127.39, the Standard ...

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