November 3rd Market Close: GovConIndex Closes Down While Major Indices Close Up

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index (GCI) closed down 0.393 percent to 108.099. Advancing and declining shares were split evenly.

The three major indices all closed in the positive. The S&P500 closed up 0.31 percent to 2,587.84, while the DJIA closed at 23,539.19 a positive 0.10 percent and the NASDAQ Composite advanced 0.74 percent to 6,764.44.

WTI crude oil on the NY Mercantile Exchange spent the first half of the day in negative to sharply climb, closing up 2.13 percent to 55.70per barrel.

Market Summary

INDEX SETTLEMENT VALUE DAY NET CHANGE DAY % CHANGE   Y-T-D NET CHANGE Y-T-D % CHANGE
GovCon Index  108.099 -0.425 -0.393% +20.122 +22.87%
S&P 500  2,587.84 +7.99 +0.31%   +336.27 +14.93%
Dow Jones Industrial Average 23,539.19 +22.93 +0.10%   +3,666.33 +18.45%
NASDAQ 6,764.44 +49.49 +0.74%   +1,338.82 +24.68%
Advancing GovCon Index Issues  14
Declining GovCon Index Issues  16
Unchanged GovCon Index Issues  0

Top GovCon Index Daily Percentage Performers

Symbol Company $ Current Price Net Change ▴ % Change
 KBR  KBR  20.28  +0.59 +3.00%
 HRS  Harris Corp.  139.41  +2.29 +1.67%
 BAESY  BAE Systems  31.41  +0.48 +1.55%
 LDOS  Leidos  63.66  +0.84 +1.34%
 GIB  CGI Group 53.25  +0.48 +0.91%

Top GovCon Index Daily Net Performers

Symbol Company $ Current Price Net Change ▴ % Change
 HRS  Harris Corp. 139.41  +2.29 +1.67%
 LDOS  Leidos  63.66  +0.84 +1.34%
 RTN*  Raytheon*  184.71  +0.66 +0.36%
 KBR  KBR  20.28  +0.59 +3.00%
 MCK*  McKesson Corp.*  137.61  +0.56 +0.41%

Top GovCon Index Daily Percentage Decliners

Symbol Company $ Current Price Net Change ▾ % Change
 EGL  Engility Holdings, Inc. 27.93  -5.89 -17.42%
 ICFI  ICF  50.90  -2.70 -5.04%
 CUB  Cubic Corp.  53.75  -1.85 -3.33%

*Companies Included in S&P500 Index

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