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April 19 Market Close: GovCon Index Up as Markets Close Mixed

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index closed up as advancing stocks outpaced declining 2 to 1.

U.S. markets closed mixed as the economy grew at modest to moderate rates per the Bloomberg report. IBM reported weak earnings which helped hold the markets back.

At market close WTI was also down $1.86 to $ 50.55 per barrel in response to the US increase in gasoline supply last week as reported by the U.S. Energy Information Administration. 

 Today Market Summary

Index Value Net Change % Change
GovCon Index 90.577 +0.146 +0.161%
S&P 500 2,338.17 -4.02 -0.17%
Dow Jones Industrial Average 20,404.49 -118.79 -0.58%
NASDAQ 5,863.03 +13.56 +0.23%
Advancing GovCon Index Issues 20
Declining GovCon Index Issues 10
Unchanged GovCon Index Issues 0

Top GovCon Index Net Performers

Symbol Company $ Current Price Net Change ▴ % Change
COL Rockwell Collins 98.04 +1.26 +1.30%
MMS Maximus Inc. 59.82 +1.03 +1.75%
CACI CACI Intern. 115.30 +0.90 +0.79%
LMT Lockheed Martin * 269.63 +0.85 +0.32%
HII Huntington Ingalls 200.05 +0.76 +0.38%

Top GovCon Index Percentage Performers

Symbol Company $ Current Price Net Change ▴ % Change
MMS Maximus Inc. 59.82 +1.03 +1.75%
VEC Vectrus 23.89 +0.36 +1.53%
COL Rockwell Collins 98.04 +1.26 +1.30%
ICFI ICF 43.15 +0.55 +1.29%
NAV Navistar Intern.  23.91  +0.28 +1.18%

GovCon Index Decliners

Symbol Company $ Current Price Net Change ▾ % Change
BAESY BAE Systems 31.84 -1.12 -3.38%
TXT Textron Inc * 46.01 -1.33 -2.81%
KBR KBR 14.72 -0.21 -1.41%

*Companies Included in S&P500 Index

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