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May 20 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Rise After Fed Minutes Release

The GovCon Index closed in positive territory Wednesday with a gain of 0.108 points to 75.543 on a day that saw investors react to the release of the Federal Reserve‘s April meeting minutes. Fed leaders expressed doubt over the possibility of an interest rate hike by June and U.S. stocks traded after those minutes went public but …

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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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TASC Wins AF Systems Engineering Support Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA May 19, 2015 — TASC has been awarded a $66 million contract to provide systems engineering and integration support to the Los Angeles Air Force Base in California. The award involves baseline maintenance, test and verification work from the Engility Holdings (NYSE: EGL) company through November 2021, the Defense Department …

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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 6 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stock Losses Deepen on Job Estimates

The GovCon Index declined for the second consecutive day Wednesday to record a loss of 0.155 points and close at 73.147. Health Net (NYSE: HNT) led gainers in the Index at 1.81 percent after the company reported a 28-percent revenue increase year-over-year for its fiscal year 2015 first quarter. U.S. …

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April 14 Market Close: GovCon Index Down on Mixed Day for US Stocks

The GovCon Index mirrored a mixed day for U.S. stocks Tuesday as it closed down 0.105 points to 76.004. Bloomberg cited increases of energy shares in tandem with oil prices and a decline in technology stocks as among the drivers of Tuesday’s trading activity. The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed …

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April 8 Market Close: GovCon Index Up, Markets Flunctuate as Fed Minutes Show Split Over Rate Hike

The GovCon Index closed up Wednesday with a gain of 0.293 points to 69.277 on a day that saw U.S. stocks fluctuate after the release of the Federal Reserve‘s March meeting minutes. Those minutes indicate a split in the Federal Open Market Committee’s membership over when the central bank would raise interest …

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