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May 29 Market Close: GovCon Index Dips, GDP Data Pushes US Stocks Down

The GovCon Index ended the week with a close in negative territory Friday by 0.453 points to finish at 74.308. As of Monday, Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) will take the place formerly held by Exelis on the GovCon Index now that Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has closed its $4.75 billion cash-and-stock purchase of Exelis. U.S. …

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May 18 Market Close: GovCon Index Starts Week With Gain, Housing Reports Due

The GovCon Index bound back from the previous trading day’s loesses Monday with a gain of 0.413 points to 75.561. U.S. stocks recorded gains across-the-board Monday as investors await the release of housing reports this week as they seek to determine the timing of a potential interest rate increase by the Federal Reserve, …

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May 18 Morning Report: GovCon Index Down on Friday’s Close

The GovCon Index closed slightly down Friday to 75.148 for a change of 0.078 percent. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.11 percent to 18, 272.56, the Standard & Poor’s 500 composite index gained 0.04 percent to 2, 122.02 and the NASDAQ composite index lost 0.05 percent to 5, 048.29. Top Percentage Gainers   Company   …

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May 15 Market Close: GovCon Index Down in a Mixed Market

The GovCon Index closed slightly down Friday to 75.148 off 0.079 percent. The S&P 500 Index reached a second day of record closing in spite of consumer confidence falling reported Bloomberg. US Markets closed mixed with minor changes from the day prior. The Dow Jones Industrial Average increased 0.11 percent to …

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May 13 Market Close: GovCon Index Up, US Markets Show Little Change

The GovCon Index traded higher in Wednesday’s session to record a gain of 0.479 points and end the day at 73.965. U.S. stocks showed little movement during a trading session that saw investors react to data that showed the Eurozone’s economy grew at its fastest three-month pace in close to two …

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May 7 Market Close: GovCon Index Stays Level, Jobs Report to Loom Over Markets

The GovCon Index ended Thursday’s trading session with a nominal gain of 0.015 points to 73.162 as U.S. stocks recorded slight gains ahead of Friday’s payrolls report. Richard Sichel, chief investment officer at Philadelphia Trust Co., told Bloomberg the jobs data from the Labor Department could be “even more newsworthy than usual” in …

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April 28 Market Close: GovCon Index Rebounds, US Investors Await Fed Meeting

The GovCon Index ended a three-day streak of declines Tuesday to record a gain of 0.226 points and close at 75.530. U.S. markets traded downward during the morning session but recovered during the afternoon as investors prepare to digest news from the Federal Reserve‘s two-day meeting that starts Tuesday, according …

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Tony Moraco Shares SAIC Approach to Change in First 18 Months

TYSONS CORNER, VA April 9, 2015 — Executive Mosaic —ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday on Tony Moraco’s remarks regarding Science Applications International Corp.’s (NYSE: SAIC) slow-but-sure approach to doing business since its September 2013 spinoff from its parent company, now known as Leidos Holdings (NYSE: LDOS). “To make sure the business operated, you …

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April 7 Market Close: GovCon Index Slips, Markets Await Fed Minutes

The GovCon Index lost some ground from the previous day’s close Tuesday and recorded a loss of 0.254 points to close at 69.007 on Tuesday. Bloomberg reports U.S. investors have their collective eye on the Federal Reserve‘s scheduled Wednesday release of minutes from its March meeting and many economic analysts surveyed by …

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