Tag: Federal Open Market Committee

December 16 Market Close: GovCon Index,  US Stocks Climb as Fed Pulls Trigger on Interest Rate HikeFinancial Report

December 16 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Climb as Fed Pulls Trigger on Interest Rate Hike

The GovCon Index held steady in positive territory over morning and midday activity then surged in the afternoon session to close at
July 8 Market Close: GovCon Index,  US Stocks Plummet as NYSE Floor Trading Paused in MiddayFinancial Report

July 8 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Plummet as NYSE Floor Trading Paused in Midday

The GovCon Index lost ground from gains in the previous day’s trading session on Wednesday to record a loss of 1.19 percent and
April 8 Market Close: GovCon Index Up,  Markets Flunctuate as Fed Minutes Show Split Over Rate HikeFinancial Report

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
March 16 Market Close: GovCon Index Rises as Dollar,  Oil Fall Ahead of Fed MeetingFinancial Report

March 16 Market Close: GovCon Index Rises as Dollar, Oil Fall Ahead of Fed Meeting

The GovCon Index started the week off with a rise of 1.66 percent — or 1.166 points — to close at 69.061 on Monday.
October 8 End of Day Report: GovConIndex Up 1% as Fed Minutes Go PublicFinancial Report

October 8 End of Day Report: GovConIndex Up 1% as Fed Minutes Go Public

The GovConIndex sits at 64.349 — an increase of 0.923, or 1.4 percent as of 3:30 p.m. Eastern time Wednesday.