April 28 Market Close: GovCon Index Closes Down as Congress Passes CR for 1 Week Extension

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index retreated to close down 0.721 percent to 92.646 as congress extends budget for 1 week with continuing resolution. Index still closing positive for the week and the month. Decliners out placed advancers 5 to 1.

Major markets all closed down with sluggish first quarter consumer spending. The markets closed up for the month of April.

At market close WTI was up  $0.33 to $ 49.13 per barrel. 

 Today Market Summary

Index Value Net Change % Change
GovCon Index 92.646 -0.673 -0.721%
S&P 500 2,384.20 -4.57 -0.19%
Dow Jones Industrial Average 20,940.51 -40.82 -0.19%
NASDAQ 6,047.61 -1.33 -0.02%
Advancing GovCon Index Issues 5
Declining GovCon Index Issues 25
Unchanged GovCon Index Issues 0

Top GovCon Index Percentage Performers

Symbol Company $ Current Price Net Change ▴ % Change
GIB CGI Group 48.27 +0.78 +1.64%
HON Honeywell Intern. * 131.14 +1.26 +0.97%
BA Boeing * 184.83 +1.61 +0.88%
CAE CAE 15.27 +0.08 +0.53%
OA Orbital ATK Inc.  99.00  +0.30 +0.30%

GovCon Index Decliners

Symbol Company $ Current Price Net Change ▾ % Change
KBR KBR 14.05 -1.43 -9.24%
EGL Engility Holdings 28.35 -1.16 -3.93%
CUB Cubic Corp. 51.90 -1.25 -2.35%

*Companies Included in S&P500 Index

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