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November 5 Morning Report: GovCon Index Up on Tuesday’s Close

GovConIndexThe GovCon Index closed Tuesday at 68.521, slightly up 0.082 or 0.120 percent.

U.S. stocks ended mixed on the back of anxious investors over the congressional elections and an oil price drop, CNBC reported Tuesday.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average went up 17.60 points, or 0.1 percent, to 17, 383.84, while the Standard & Poors 500 lost 5.71 points, or 0.3 percent, to close at 2, 012.10.


Top Percentage Gainers

Company Stock Price % Change
Leidos Holdings Inc. 38.26 4.42%
Healthnet 47.95 3.92%
Raytheon Co. 105.10 1.66%
CGI Group Inc. 34.35 1.45%
L-3 Communications Corp. 122.60 0.94%

Market Summary

Advancing Issues 16 (53.33%)
Declining Issues 14 (46.67%)
Unchanged Issues 0

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index is a composite index that tracks 30 of the largest publicly-traded Government Contracting (GovCon) Companies.

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