July 27th Market Close: GovConIndex Closes Down While the Major Indices Close Mixed

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index (GCI) closed down today at 98.555, ending its five day positive streak. Advancers were outpaced by decliners today at 6 to 24.

The major indices closed mixed on the day with the S&P500 closing down at 2,475.43, while DJIA closed up at 21,797.88. The NASDAQ Composite dropped today, closing at 6,382.19.

Crude oil ended the day up for the fourth day in a row. WTI on the NY Mercantile Exchange posted a gain of 0.68 percent to $49.08 per barrel.

Market Summary

INDEX SETTLEMENT VALUE DAY NET CHANGE DAY % CHANGE   Y-T-D NET CHANGE Y-T-D % CHANGE
GovCon Index 98.555 -0.36 -0.591% +10.578 +12.02%
S&P 500 2,475.43 -2.40 -0.10% +223.86 +9.94%
Dow Jones Industrial Average  21,797.88 +86.87 +0.40%   +1,925.02 +9.69%
NASDAQ 6,382.19 -40.56 -0.63% +956.57 +17.63%
Advancing GovCon Index Issues  6
Declining GovCon Index Issues 24
Unchanged GovCon Index Issues 0

Top GovCon Index Daily Percentage Performers

Symbol Company $ Current Price Net Change ▴ % Change
 BA*  Boeing* 241.00 +7.55 +3.23%
 BAESY  BAE Systems 32.225 +0.145 +0.452%
 ACM  AECOM 31.83 +0.12 +0.38%
 RTN*  Raytheon* 169.53 +0.65 +0.38%
 LLL*  L3 Technologies* 176.02 +0.50 +0.28%


Top GovCon Index Daily Percentage Decliners

Symbol Company $ Current Price Net Change ▾ % Change
 CAE  CAE 16.69 -0.43 -2.51%
 MCK*  McKesson Corp.*  162.53 -3.82 -2.30%
 MMS  Maximus, Inc.  60.26 -1.19 -1.94%

*Companies Included in S&P500 Index

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