The GovCon Index gained 0.719 points, or 0.96 percent, on Friday for a new record close of 74.186.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 60.59 points to 17, 824.29, the Standard & Poor’s 500 dipped 7.05 points to 2, 055.47 and the NASDAQ composite index declined 20.7 points to 2, 744.40.
Top Percentage Gainers
|Company||Stock Price||$ Change||% Change|
|Computer Sciences Corp.||65.02||1.57||2.47%|
|Advancing Issues||18 (60.00%)|
|Declining Issues||12 (40.00%)|
Executive Mosaic‘s GovCon Index is a composite index that tracks 30 of the largest publicly-traded Government Contracting (GovCon) firms.