The GovCon Index closed 74.198 Friday, up up 0.425 points from Thursday’s close and the Federal Reserve‘s release of its September meeting minutes.
The record is the second straight positive week heading into earnings reports season, with Honeywell (NYSE: HON) slated to be the first GovCon Index company to release third quarter financial results Friday.
Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index tracks 30 large, publicly-traded government contracting companies.
Top GovCon Index Gainers
|Company||$ Current Price||$ Change||% Change|
|Huntington Ingalls Industries||113.51||+2.04||+1.83%|
|Index||Value||Net Change||% Change|
|S&P 500||2, 014.89||+1.46||+0.07%|
|Dow Jones Industrial Average||17, 084.49||+33.74||+0.20%|