TheÂ GovCon IndexÂ posted gains of 0.817 points (1.152%) Friday to close at 70.116, with majority ofÂ index companies reporting an increase in stock prices.
ReportsÂ that Greece could receive additional fundingÂ from the European UnionÂ saw theÂ U.S. dollar weaken versus the Euro, according toÂ Bloomberg.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average increasedÂ 168.36 points to 18, 127.39, the Standard & Poor’s 500 composite index gainedÂ 18.81 points to 2, 108.08 and the NASDAQ composite index roseÂ 34.04 points to 5, 026.42.
Top Percentage Gainers
|Â Company||Â Stock Price||Â $ Change||Â % Change|
|Â Serco Inc.||Â 2.60||Â 0.16||Â 6.56%|
|Â Engility Holdings||Â 34.37||Â 1.51||Â 4.60%|
|Â ManTech International||Â 34.54||Â 1.41||Â 4.26%|
|Â AECOM Technology||Â 31.09||Â 0.88||Â 2.91%|
|Â Â ICF International||Â 42.65||Â 1.10||Â 2.65%|
|Â Advancing Issues||Â Â 27 (90.00%)|
|Â Declining Issues||Â Â Â 3 (10.00%)|
|Â Unchanged Issues||Â Â Â 0|
Executive Mosaic‘s GovCon Index is a composite index that tracks 30 of the largest publicly-traded Government Contracting (GovCon) firms.