December 14 Morning Report: GovCon Index Posts Decline Amid Oil, Interest Rate Concerns

GovConIndexDOWNThe GovCon Index closed Friday with a loss of 1.288 percent to 75.751 and posted a 3.236-percent drop for the week on sell-offs in the larger U.S. market due to declines in crude oil futures and the anticipated interest rate hike.

CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) gained 1.33 percent to $28.92 while Serco Group (U.S. over-the-counter) remained at $1.63.

Market Summary

Advancing Issues 1
Declining Issues 28
Unchanged Issues 1
Index Value Net Change % Change
GovCon Index 75.751 -1.219 -1.584%
S&P 500 2, 012.37 -39.86 -1.94%
Dow Jones Industrial Average 17, 265.21 -309.54 -1.76%
NASDAQ 4, 933.46 -111.71 -2.21%

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