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3 Firms Win $67M Navy C4I, Surface Combatant Tech Support IDIQ

Three companies have won positions on a multiple-award $67.2 million contract to support the U.S. Navy‘s C4I, surface vessel warfare and tactical systems over the next two years. AECOM (NYSE: ACM) subsidiary URS Federal Services, General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) information technology unit and Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) will …

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November 30 Morning Report: CSRA to Replace CSC in GovCon Index, S&P 500

Federal technology services contractor CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) will replace Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) in the GovCon Index effective Monday morning. The change comes after the completion of CSC’s spinoff of its North American public sector business and that unit’s merger with SRA International. CSRA is based in Falls Church, Virginia, and offers …

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November 27 Market Close: GovCon Index Inches Closer to 80-Point Barrier in Half-Day Session

The GovCon Index recorded a nominal gain for the third consecutive trading day Friday at a rate of 0.180 points to 79.854 in an abbreviated session for U.S. markets after Thanksgiving. Both the New York Stock Exchange and NASDAQ closed at 1 p.m. Friday. The Index last closed at or above 80 points …

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November 18 Market Close: GovCon Index Accelerates Climb, Investors Eye More Fed Certainty

The GovCon Index continued its pace of upward movement into a third consecutive day with a climb of 1.058 percent to 78.724 Wednesday as U.S. investors examined the Federal Reserve‘s October meeting minutes. Investors gained more clarity that the central bank will raise interest rates at its December meeting and all three …

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Gerry Decker Joins Alion as Chief Growth Officer; Bahman Atefi Comments

Gerry Decker, a national security and intelligence veteran, has joined Alion Science and Technology as chief growth officer. Decker will be responsible for the company’s revenue growth strategy and for its effort to expand the range of technology services, Alion said Tuesday. “Over the course of his 30-year career, Gerry …

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Weekly Roundup Nov 9 – Nov 13 2015: BAE’s Decision Gives Some US Govt Services M&A Clarity & more

Weekly Roundup Nov 9 – Nov 13 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson What will the U.S. government services market look like when we enter 2016 and who will be in it? We received some clarity to that question early Thursday morning …

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November 11 Market Close: GovCon Index Gains on CGI Earnings, US Stocks Close Down

The GovCon Index posted a nominal gain of 0.16 points to 77.505 Wednesday as U.S. stocks peaked in the early afternoon session before steady declines as the closing bell on Wall Street approached. The Index has slipped 0.99 percent since its most recent high of 78.281 on Nov. 5 and has posted a fourth-quarter recovery of 10.76 percent …

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Five GovCon Firms Win $500M Air Force Architect-Engineering IDIQ

The U.S. Air Force has awarded five companies a $500 million contract to perform architect-engineering environmental services. The Defense Department said Monday the companies will perform operations and maintenance, environmental restoration, compliance, base realignment and closure and military family housing services. The awardees are AECOM (NYSE: ACM), Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: …

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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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