The GovCon Index recorded a one-day gain of 0.240 points to close at 76.270 Friday, up 1.85 percent from its July 24 closing figure of 74.888.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 55.52 points to 17, 690.46, the S&P 500 composite index lost 4.71 points to 2, 103.92 and the NASDAQ composite index closed down 0.5 points to 5, 128.28.
Top Percentage Gainers
|Company||$ Current Price||$ Change||% Change ▴|
|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.