December 29 Market Close: GovCon Index Retreats Slightly

GovConIndexDOWNAfter reaching new highs last week, the GovCon Index slid back a bit to close Monday at 71.670, down 0.123 points,  or 0.172 percent.

The stock markets closed mixed with the Nasdaq composite index unchanged at 4, 806.91, the Standard & Poor’s 500 up 0.1 percent to 2, 090.57 and the Dow Jones industrial average down 0.1 percent to close at 1, 8038.23.

Equities are approaching record levels fueled by America’s fastest economic expansion in more than a decade.

Top Percentage Gainers

Company Stock Price $ Change % Change
AECOM 30.89 +0.60 +1.98%
Serco Inc. 2.44 +0.04 +1.67%
ATK 115.87 +1.43 +1.25%
Navistar 34.08 +0.38 +1.13%
Boeing Co. 132.29 +0.66  +0.50%

Market Summary

Advancing Issues 13 (43.33%)
Declining Issues 17 (56.67%)
Unchanged Issues 0

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

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