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Michael Lewis Joins Iron Mountain as Govt Services VP, GM

Michael Lewis, a public sector veteran with more than 30 years of experience, has been appointed vice president and general manager of the government services unit at Iron Mountain (NYSE: IRM). He will oversee the organization that works with federal agencies to help them store, access, secure and manage physical and electronic …

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January 4 Morning Report: GovCon Index Ends 2015 Down on Oil Price Declines

The GovCon Index closed Wednesday with a loss of 0.621 points to 77.761 on oil price declines and remains above the 10-percent mark for a gain against declines in several sectors within the S&P 500 composite index on a year-to-date basis. Crude futures in New York settled down 3.06 percent to $36.71 a barrel, while brent crude …

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December 31 & 2015 Market Close: GovCon Index Ends Year on Down Note, Short of 10% YTD Gain

The GovCon Index ended 2015 on a negative note Thursday with a decline of 1.124 percent to 76.995 and fell short of a year-to-date gain of at least 10 percent. The Index has recorded a full-year gain of 9.01 percent driven by a surge in volume for defense stocks after …

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December 30 Market Close: GovCon Index Retreats, Traders Return to Oil Focus

The GovCon Index held in negative territory throughout Wednesday and closed at a loss of 0.621 points to 77.761 as U.S. markets continued to be weighed down by oil price declines in both of the commodity’s major benchmarks. On a year-to-date basis, the Index remains above the 10-percent mark for a gain against declines in …

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December 28 Morning Report: GovCon Index Gain Streak Ends in Half-Day Christmas Eve Session

The GovCon Index‘s three-day streak of consecutive gains ended Thursday with a decline of 0.171 points to 76.636 in a half-day Christmas Eve session for U.S. financial markets, which closed at 1 p.m. Eastern time. Declines in energy stocks drove U.S. stocks to slight losses and nine out of 10 S&P 500 …

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December 21 Morning Report: GovCon Index Down Amid Crude Oil Decline

The GovCon Index closed Friday at a 30-day low of 75.362 on crude oil declines and concerns over a potential slowdown in global growth. The S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average closed with two-month lows.   Top GovCon Index Gainers Symbol Company $ Current Price Net Change % Change NAV …

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December 18 Market Close: GovCon Index Closes at 30 Day Low

  The GovCon Index closed at a thirty day low to 75.362; as crude oil continued its’ decline (to an almost six month low) and gold and copper turned to the positive. Concerns over the potential of a slowdown in global growth also dampened the markets. The stock markets closed …

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Roundup of 2015: A Year Defined by Deals Ends w/ One in Congress & more

Roundup of 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson (This is the last edition of the Roundup for 2015. Thank you for your readership and participation, have a great Christmas & New Year’s and see you again in 2016.) $15 …

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December 14 Morning Report: GovCon Index Posts Decline Amid Oil, Interest Rate Concerns

The GovCon Index closed Friday with a loss of 1.288 percent to 75.751 and posted a 3.236-percent drop for the week on sell-offs in the larger U.S. market due to declines in crude oil futures and the anticipated interest rate hike. CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) gained 1.33 percent to $28.92 while Serco Group (U.S. over-the-counter) remained …

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December 11 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Plummet on Oil & Fed Jitters

The GovCon Index failed to sustain its rebound and mirrored sell-offs in the larger U.S. market Friday with a loss of 1.288 percent to 75.751. For the week, the Index recorded a decline of 3.236 percent but still holds in positive for the fourth quarter-to-date at a gain of 11.643 percent. …

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