TheÂ GovCon IndexÂ recorded a gain of 0.211Â pointsÂ (0.290%)Â to close at a new all-time high of 72.557Â on Friday.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average droppedÂ 141.38 points to 17, 672.60, the Standard &Poor’s 500 was downÂ 11.33 points atÂ 2, 051.82 and the NASDAQ composite index gained 7.48 points to 4, 757.88.
Top Percentage Gainers
|Â Company||Â Stock Price||Â $ Change||Â % Change|
|Â Orbital||Â 29.97||Â 2.34||Â 8.47%|
|Â Â Honeywell||Â 102.50||Â 3.11||Â 3.13%|
|Â Â ATK||Â 131.84||Â 3.62||Â 2.82%|
|Â Â Engility Holdings||Â 42.69||Â 0.85||Â 2.03%|
|Â Â Computer Sciences Corp.||Â 64.45||Â 0.89||Â 1.40%|
|Â Advancing Issues||Â 16 (53.33%)|
|Â Declining Issues||Â 14 (46.66%)|
|Â Unchanged Issues||Â Â 0|
TheÂ Executive MosaicÂ GovCon Index is a composite index that tracks 30 of the largest publicly-traded Government Contracting (GovCon) firms.