The GovCon Index closed Friday with a loss of 0.258 points to 76.239.
Engility Corp. (NYSE: EGL) led gainers with a jump of 37.92 percent following a positive second quarter earnings report to close the week at 30.44.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 46.37 points to 17, 373.38, the Standard & Poor’s 500 composite index fell 5.99 points to 2, 077.57 and the Nasdaq composite index went down 12.90 points to 5, 043.54.
Top Percentage Gainers
|Company||$ Current Price||$ Change||% Change|
|Computer Sciences Corp.||64.96||+1.42||+2.23%|
|Booz Allen Hamilton||26.76||+0.48||+1.83%|
|Advancing Issues||9 (30.00%)|
|Declining Issues||21 (70.00%)|
Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index is a composite index that tracks 30 of the largest publicly-traded Government Contracting (GovCon) firms.