May 1 Morning Report: GovCon Index and Major Indices up for the Month of April

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index closed off 0.721 percent on Friday with Congress passing a continuing resolution extended the budget for one week. However the GovCon Index April performance was positive ending the month up 0.992 or 1.09 percent.

In the major markets indices all ended down on Friday, but closed April results in positive territory with the S&P500 up 25.36 or 1.08 percent. the DJIA up 290.3 points or 1.41 per cent, and the NASDAQ reaching market highs closing up 152.93 points or 2.60 percent.

 

 Monthly Summary

Index Monthly Close Montly Net Change Monthly % Change
GovCon Index 92.646 +0.992 +1.09%
S&P 500 2,384.20 +290.30 +1.41%
Dow Jones Industrial Average 20,940.51 +290.30 +1.41%
NASDAQ 6,047.61 +152.93 +2.60%

 Friday 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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