April 26 Market Close: GovCon Index Up Slightly as Markets React to Proposed Tax Plan

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index moved opposite to market direction and closed up slightly to 93.084 or 0.290 percent. Advancers outpaced decliners 2 to 1.

U.S. markets reversed their significantly positive movement from the past two days to close slightly down. Investors reacted cautiously to President Trump’s new tax plan due to concerns about the impact on interest rates and the lack of details on the plan.

At market close WTI end the day down $0.30 to $49.26 per barrel as U.S. stockpiles continue to be strong.


 Today Market Summary

Index Value Net Change % Change
GovCon Index 93.081 +0.269 +0.290%
S&P 500 2,387.45 -1.16 -0.05%
Dow Jones Industrial Average 20,975.09 -21.03 -0.10%
NASDAQ 6,025.23 -0.27 -0.00%
Advancing GovCon Index Issues 22
Declining GovCon Index Issues 8
Unchanged GovCon Index Issues 0

Top GovCon Index Net Performers

Symbol Company $ Current Price Net Change ▴ % Change
CACI CACI Intern. 121.10 +2.35 +1.98%
GD General Dynamics * 194.85 +1.61 +0.83%
LLL L3 Technologies  * 171.76 +1.30 +0.76%
MCK McKesson Corp. * 136.03 +1.03 +0.76%
NAV Navistar Intern. 27.17 +0.81 +3.07%

Top GovCon Index Percentage Performers

Symbol Company $ Current Price Net Change % Change ▴
NAV Navistar Intern. 27.17 +0.81 +3.07%
VEC Vectrus 25.90 +0.69 +2.74%
CACI CACI Intern. 121.10 +2.35 +1.98%
EGL Engility Holdings 29.49 +0.57 +1.97%
GIB CGI Group 47.74 +0.64 +1.36%

GovCon Index Decliners

Boeing *

Symbol Company $ Current Price Net Change ▾ % Change
BA Boeing 181.71 -1.80  -0.98%
HII Huntington Ingalls 203.08 -1.92 -0.94%
RTN Raytheon * 155.27 -0.74 -0.47%

*Companies Included in S&P500 Index

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