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Market Close July 26th: GovConIndex and Major Indices Close Up

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index (GCI) closed up for the fifth consecutive day at 98.915. However, decliners outpaced advancers at 20 to 10.

The major indices all closed up on the day with the S&P500 at 2,477.83, while DJIA closed at 21,711.01. The NASDAQ Composite continued rising and settled at a new record high of 6,422.75.

Crude oil ended the day up for the third day in a row. WTI on the NY Mercantile Exchange posted a gain of 1.55 percent to $48.63 per barrel.

Market Summary

INDEX SETTLEMENT VALUE DAY NET CHANGE DAY % CHANGE   Y-T-D NET CHANGE Y-T-D % CHANGE
GovCon Index  98.915  +0.162 +0.162%   +10.938 +12.43%
S&P 500  2,477.83 +0.70 +0.03%   +226.26 +10.05%
Dow Jones Industrial Average  21,711.01 +97.58 +0.45%   +1,838.15 +9.25%
NASDAQ 6,422.75 +10.57 +0.16%   +997.13 +18.38%
Advancing GovCon Index Issues 10
Declining GovCon Index Issues 20
Unchanged GovCon Index Issues 0

Top GovCon Index Daily Percentage Performers

Symbol Company $ Current Price Net Change ▴ % Change
 BA*  Boeing* 233.45 +20.99 +9.88%
 SAIC  SAIC  71.78 +0.86 +1.21%
 HON*  Honeywell Int’l Inc.*  138.49 +1.24 +0.90%
 GIB  CGI Group 53.53 +0.44 +0.83%
 NAV  Navistar Int’l  30.70 +0.10 +0.33%

Top GovCon Index Daily Net Performers

Symbol Company $ Current Price Net Change ▴ % Change
 BA*  Boeing* 233.45 +20.99 +9.88%
 HON*  Honeywell Int’l Inc.* 138.49 +1.24 +0.90%
 SAIC  SAIC 71.78 +0.86 +1.21%
 GIB  CGI Group 53.53 +0.44 +0.83%
 HRS*  Harris Corp.* 155.23 +0.26 +0.23%

Top GovCon Index Daily Percentage Decliners

Symbol Company $ Current Price Net Change ▾ % Change
 GD*  General Dynamics Corp.*  194.66 -8.90 -4.37%
 VEC  Vectrus 34.40 -0.77 -2.19%
 KBR  KBR  15.00 -0.23 -1.51%

*Companies Included in S&P500 Index

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