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November 2 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Climb on Earnings, Data

The GovCon Index rode a full day of gains U.S. markets Monday with its own 0.713-point climb to a new all-time high of 77.987. Monday marks the third session out of four that the Index ended at a new record closing figure after an October that represents its strongest month in 2015. …

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October 19 Market Close: GovCon Index Trades in Narrow Range as 3Q Earnings Season Arrives

The GovCon Index mirrored a narrow day of trading activity in U.S. markets Monday as it closed at a nominal gain of 0.049 points to 73.293. Large defense contractors in the Index are scheduled to report their third quarter earnings this week with Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) set for Tuesday morning, Boeing …

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October 6 Market Close: GovCon Index Dips as Oil Rises, Dollar Weakens

The GovCon Index struggled for gains Tuesday after a positive open and closed at a decline of 0.357 points to 71.808. U.S. stocks declined after five days of positivity as biotechnology shares declined and investors also responded to the International Monetary Fund’s statement that the organization remain concerned over economies in developing nations, …

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October 5 Market Close: GovCon Index Surges 2%, Investors Adjust Fed Expectations

The GovCon Index started the first full week of activity in October with a gain of 2.124 percent to 72.165 Monday as U.S. markets readjusted their outlook on an interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve. Navistar International (NYSE: NAV) led Index gainers with an 18.73-percent climb to a two-week high …

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October 5 Morning Report: GovCon Index Jumps on Oil Price Rise

The GovCon Index closed 70.664 at the end of Friday trading, recovering with a gain of 0.689 points. The U.S. stock market suffered an initial drop following the release of a Labor low jobs growth report but a jump in crude oil prices put the figures back on positive territory, the Wall Street Journal reported. The Dow Industrial …

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October 2 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Swing Positive After AM Losses to Close Up

The GovCon Index recovered from early losses Friday after the release of September’s jobs report to record a gain of 0.689 points and close at 70.664. U.S. stock markets turned sharply negative after the open and remained down for the morning session, then rode a spike in crude oil prices to …

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Arizona Public Service Picks AECOM for EPC Services Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 1,  2015 — Arizona Public Service has selected AECOM (NYSE: ACM) to install selective catalytic reduction technology and related equipment at the Four Corners Station coal-fired power plant in New Mexico, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The contract includes engineering, procurement and construction work on SCR retrofits for two …

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September 30 Market Close: GovCon Index Exits Correction Zone, US Stocks Rally

The GovCon Index climbed out of correction territory Wednesday with a rise of 1.566 percent to 70.181 that concludes the Index’s second-worst month since its October 2014 inception. The Index declined 2.64 percent from its Aug. 31 close of 72.091 and fell 5.14 percent for the calendar year 2015 third quarter, which the Wall Street Journal …

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September 29 Market Close: GovCon Index Closes Up, Remains in Correction After Volatile Day

The GovCon Index regained some ground Tuesday with a gain of 0.244 points to 69.099 on a volatile day for U.S. markets as stocks attempted to reach stability. The Index is down 10.41 percent from its most recent high on July 16 to remain in correction territory and all three major U.S. …

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September 24 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Enter 3rd Day of Declines

The GovCon Index recorded a decline for the third consecutive session Thursday with a loss of 0.124 points to 70.778. The Index traded 1.4 percent down at one point in the 11 a.m. Eastern time hour and reflected a day of choppy trade for U.S. markets as all three major indices …

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