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July 20 Morning Report: GovCon Index Down on Friday’s Close

The GovCon Index ended at 77.103 on Friday’s close, losing 0.272 points. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 33.80 points to 18, 806.45, the Standard & Poor’s 500 composite index gained 2.35 points to 2, 126.64 and the NASDAQ composite index increased 46.96 points to 5, 120.14. Top Percentage Gainers Company $ Current Price $ Change % Change Honeywell …

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July 17 Market Close: GovCon Index Down, US Stocks Mixed

The GovCon Index ended the week in negative territory to close at a loss of 0.272 points and end at 77.103. Index company Honeywell (NYSE: HON) saw its share price jump nearly 2 percent after the company reported an increase of $1.51 earnings per share for its second fiscal quarter, up …

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July 15 Market Close: GovCon Index Ends 4-Day Gain Streak

The GovCon Index closed slightly down today with a loss of 0.035 points to end the Wednesday trading day at 76.835. The GovCon Index spent most the trading day in the positive, however it dipped late in the day following the major U.S. markets on concerns of the Federal Reserve …

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July 6 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Decline Amid Greece Jitters

The GovCon Index closed at a loss in its first session post-Fourth of July weekend to record a decline of 0.117 points and end at 74.604 Monday. Uncertainty over the debt negotiations in Greece weighed on U.S. stocks Monday after two-thirds of Greek citizens voted “no” on a proposal from the …

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June 25 Market Close: GovCon Index Down, US Stocks Stutter on Biotech Losses

The GovCon Index closed in negative territory for the third consecutive day Thursday with a loss of 0.264 points to end at 76.030. Losses in the transportation and biotechnology sector sent U.S. stocks slightly down Thursday and many investors attributed the trading activity and volume to uncertainty over negotiations between Greece and …

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June 18 Market Close: GovCon Index Jumps, Investors Cheer Fed Statement

The GovCon Index more than tripled its gains from the previous two trading days to record a climb Wednesday of 0.712 points and close at 77.150. U.S. investor confidence grew during Wednesday’s trading session after the Federal Reserve said it thought the economy would be strong enough to handle an interest …

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June 17 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Climb After Fed Rate Hike Comments

The GovCon Index continued its climb from Monday’s large decline in Wednesday’s trading session to close up 0.190 points and end at 76.438. Investors reacted positively to comments from Federal Reserve officials that they are holding to their forecast of an interest rate hike by the end of the year as Fed Chairwoman Janet Yellen …

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June 16 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Rebound

The GovCon Index recovered some losses incurred from the previous day’s session to record a gain of 0.444 points and close at 76.250 Tuesday. ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT) led all Index gainers with a 3.94-percent jump after the company said it would purchase cybersecurity consulting firm KCG. According to the Wall Street Journal, …

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May 27 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Rebound as Investors Eye Dollar & Greece News

The GovCon Index ended a three-day streak of declines Wednesday as it closed up 0.648 points to end the trading session at 74.834. Bond yields and the U.S. dollar rose on comments from Greece Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said negotiations with the Eurozone on the country’s debt situation are in the “final stretch, …

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May 19 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Dip on Strong Dollar & Housing Report

The GovCon Index retreated Tuesday with a loss of 0.089 points to 75.455 on a day that saw U.S. stocks lose traction late in the trading session. Investors reacted to April’s housing numbers that showed 1.135 million homes sold to new owners during the month and a strengthening U.S. dollar that rose …

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