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February 10 Market Close: GovCon Index Narrowly Up, US Stocks Mixed on Oil Pressure & Yellen Remarks

The GovCon Index largely reversed its spike from morning trade Wednesday but held onto nominal gain/loss of 0.152 points to 70.231 in a choppy session for U.S. financial markets. The Index rose at least 0.75 percent in the first two hours of activity and mirrored gradual declines by U.S. stocks …

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Huntington Ingalls’ SN3 to Provide Tech Business Mentorship to Synergy Solutions

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 8, 2016 — Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) subsidiary SN3 will mentor Synergy Solutions on general and technical business points, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Huntington Ingalls said Thursday the collaboration is under the Small Business Administration’s mentor-protege program and aims to help Synergy develop new services and augment capabilities to …

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February 1 Morning Report: GovCon Index Recovers From Correction

The GovCon Index closed Friday with a 2.643-percent gain to 71.807 to surge out of correction territory. The gain comes amid a recovery in technology stocks and investor optimism on a slowdown of future interest rate increases by the Federal Reserve.   Top GovCon Index Gainers Symbol Company $ Current Price …

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January 29 Market Close: GovCon Index Surges Out of Correction to End Volatile January

The GovCon Index surged out of correction territory Friday with a gain of 2.643 percent to 71.807 which mirrored investor optimism that the Federal Reserve may slow down future interest rate hikes and a bounce-back from technology stocks. The Index ends the week at a 2.81-percent loss and the first …

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Huntington Ingalls Unit Awards Grants for Alabama, Mississippi STEM Projects

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 27, 2016 — The shipbuilding division of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) has awarded $100, 000 in grants to schools in Alabama and Mississippi to fund 25 projects in science, technology, math and engineering, GovCon Executive reported Tuesday. The company said Monday its STEM program is in its …

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Raytheon’s David Wajsgras Joins CNAS Board of Advisers

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 19, 2016 — David Wajsgras, president of Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) intelligence, information and services business, is one of nine executives who have joined the board of advisers at the Center for a New American Security, GovCon Executive reported Friday. CNAS said Thursday the executives come from …

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Huntington Ingalls Updates Adm. John Richardson on Military Ship Construction Programs

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 12, 2016 — Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE: HII) shipbuilding division updated Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John Richardson on the current construction of the four classes of military vessels for the U.S. Navy and the U.S. Coast Guard, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. HII said Friday Richardson also toured the shipyard …

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January 11 Morning Report: GovCon Index Sees Drop; S&P 500 Goes Into Correction

The GovCon Index closed Friday at a 1.181-percent drop to 73.739 and ended the week with a loss of 4.31 percent. The S&P 500 composite index joined the Dow Jones Industrial Average and Nasdaq index in correction territory with a decline of 1.08 percent Friday. Top GovCon Index Gainers Symbol Company $ Current …

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Weekly Roundup Jan 4 – Jan 8 2016: Slow Start for GovCon Stocks in 2016 & more

Jan. 4 – Jan. 8 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Any thoughts that the start of 2016 would be smooth sailing for U.S. government contracting stocks and financial markets have quickly been cast aside as volatility from 2015’s second …

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