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Aug. 3 Morning Report: GovCon Index Up on Friday’s Close

GovConIndexUPThe 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 ▴
Serco Group 2.10 +0.22 +11.70%
ICF International 36.68 +3.59 +10.85%
BAE Systems 29.99 +0.55 +1.87%
McKesson 220.57 +3.21 +1.48%
Orbital ATK 70.95 +0.81 +1.15%

Market Summary

  Advancing Issues    18 (60.00%)
  Declining Issues    12 (40.00%)
  Unchanged Issues      0

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index is a composite index that tracks 30 of the largest publicly-traded Government Contracting (GovCon) firms.

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