TheÂ GovCon IndexÂ closed atÂ a gain of 0.434 points to 72.702 in Friday trading.
All three major indices in the U.S. recorded modestÂ gains asÂ investors continuedÂ to anticipateÂ theÂ Federal Reserve‘s meeting later this week, BloombergÂ reported.
The Standard & Poor’s 500 composite index roseÂ 2.1 percent for its best month since July.
Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index tracks 30 large, publicly-traded government contracting firms.
Top GovCon Index Gainers
|Company||$ Current Price||$ Change||% Change|
|Serco Group plc||1.62||+0.06||+3.85%|
|Index||Value||NetÂ Change||%Â Change|
|S&P 500||1, 961.04||+8.74||+0.45%|
|Dow Jones Industrial Average||16, 432.89||+102.49||+0.63%|