The GovCon Index closed Tuesday at 67.274, up 1.081 or 1.581 percent.
Positive earnings pulled up U.S. markets with the Dow Jones industrial average closing 17, 005.75 points, up 187.81 (1.1%), and the Standard & Poor’s 500 index at 1985.05, up 23.42 points (1.2%), USA Today reported Tuesday.
Top Percentage Gainers
|Company||Stock Price||% Change|
|ICF International Inc.||35.46||3.96%|
|Engility Holdings Inc.||37.62||3.78%|
|Advancing Issues||28 (93.33%)|
|Declining Issues||2 (6.67%)|
The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index is a composite index that tracks 30 of the largest publicly-traded Government Contracting (GovCon) Companies.