The GovConIndex followed the major American indexes with the Nasdaq composite index closing at 4, 736.06, down 0.87 percent, the Standard & Poor’s 500 at 2, 058.90 down 1.03 percent, and the Dow Jones industrial average down 0.89 percent to close at 17, 823.07.
After spending a majority of the day in the positive equities closed down on the day; with a significant portion of the decline coming the final 30 minutes of the trading day.
|Advancing Issues||2 (6.67%)|
|Declining Issues||28 (93.33%)|
The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index is a composite index that tracks 30 of the largest publicly-traded Government Contracting (GovCon) firms.