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January 20 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Record 1% Declines on Continued Oil-Driven Volatility

The GovCon Index mirrored wild volatility in U.S. markets Wednesday to close at a decline of 0.703 points to 71.438 with an attempt to recover from steep and rapid declines during morning and mid-afternoon trade. The Index showed a 3.5 percent decline at around 12 p.m. ET and fell further …

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September 28 Market Close: GovCon Index Falls to Correction Territory in Global Rout

The GovCon Index suffered its largest drop within the last month Monday with a loss of 2.296 percent to 68.862 to officially enter correction territory for the first time since its October 2014 inception. The Index is down 10.72 percent from its most recent high of 77.134 on July 16 and Executive Mosaic — the parent …

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