The GovCon Index mirrored a mixed day for U.S. stocks Tuesday as it closed down 0.105 points to 76.004.
Bloomberg cited increases of energy shares in tandem with oil prices and a decline in technology stocks as among the drivers of Tuesday’s trading activity.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 59.66 points to 18, 036.70, the S&P 500 composite index gained 3.41 points to 2, 095.84 and the NASDAQ composite index fell 10.96 points to 4, 977.29.
Top Percentage Gainers
|Company||Stock Price||$ Change||% Change|
|Booz Allen Hamilton||28.49||0.49||1.75%|
|Advancing Issues||12 (40.00%)|
|Declining Issues||18 (60.00%)|
Executive Mosaic‘s GovCon Index is a composite index that tracks 30 of the largest publicly-traded Government Contracting (GovCon) firms.