The GovCon Index entered Wednesday trading at 62.785 — approximately 0.82 percent higher than Tuesday’s figure, or an increase of 0.52.
Reuters cited concerns over Ebola, the impact of weak global economic figures on U.S. corporate earnings and a decline in oil prices as drivers of Tuesday’s investment activity.
Top Percentage Gainers
|Company||Stock Price||% Change|
|Advancing Issues||23 (76.67%)|
|Declining Issues||7 (23.33%)|
|Unchanged Issues||0 (0%)|
The Executive Mosaic GovConIndex is a composite index that tracks 30 of the largest publicly-traded Government Contracting (GovCon) Companies.