The GovCon IndexÂ dropped 0.274 points to close Friday at 78.007 after a mixed day for U.S. markets in which the probabilityÂ of an interest rate hike in December rose to 70 percent following the OctoberÂ jobs report, according to CNBC.
The previous week saw the Index end at a nominal gainÂ of 0.053Â points.
Top GovCon Index Gainers
|Company||$ Current Price||$ Change||% Change|
|Computer Sciences Corp.||67.75||+0.75||+1.12%|
|Index||Value||NetÂ Change||%Â Change|
|S&P 500||2, 099.21||-0.72||-0.03%|
|Dow Jones Industrial Average||17, 910.33||+46.90||+0.26%|