The GovConIndex rose 0.797, or 1.23 percent, to 64.085 by riding on an increase in the Dow Jones Industrial Average.
Friday’s rise came after four consecutive days of declines and new figures that show an increase in hiring by U.S. employers.
Top Percentage Gainers
|Engilty Holding Inc.||32.77||1.00||3.15%|
|Booz Allen Hamilton||24.76||0.63||2.61%|
|Advancing Issues||26 (86.67%)|
|Declining Issues||4 (13.33%)|
|Unchanged Issues||0 (0%)|